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The Latest, The Greatest

The standout styles for spring—sweet and sassy, sexy and high drama—make the most of a woman’s magical moods

Photography by Douglas Bizzaro + Elizabeth Moss
Models: Yana Verba/Elite Model Management, Ljupka Gojic and
Hollie Witchey/Marilyn Model Management
Hair: Shalom Sharon/igroup
Makeup: Julie Harris for Giorgio Armani Cosmetics/Bernstein & Andriulli
Photo styling: Stacey Jones

puffed sleeves big and billowy are de rigueur

On Hollie: Comme des Garçons red-and-navy cotton tartan jacket with bundled sleeves ($1,900), by special order at Ikram, 873 North Rush Street.

neutral pair it with brights or prints

On Ljupka: Carlos Miele silk gazar dress with cascading ruffle detail ($6,600) at selected Saks Fifth Avenue stores and Ultimo, 114 East Oak Street. Louis Vuitton leather strap sandals ($785) at Louis Vuitton, 919 North Michigan Avenue.

chic shorts not just for weekends anymore

On Yana: Martin Grant navy double-breasted leather jacket ($2,040) and navy linen wool shorts ($430) at Neapolitan, 715 Elm Street, Winnetka. Lambertson Truex glazed white crocodile handbag ($5,900), by special order from selected Neiman Marcus stores.

spanish ruffles take on a flamenco edge

On Ljupka: Andrew GN white silk blouse with black lace flower appliqué ($1,050) and black ruffled silk chiffon skirt with rosette detail ($3,750) at Nordstrom, 55 East Grand Avenue.

linen embellishment goes natural

On Hollie: Peter Som natural linen bustier top ($1,460) and hand-painted skirt with Swarovski crystals ($3,475), by special order at Marshall Field’s State Street. Furla Milla gold leather belt bag ($100) at Furla, 106 East Oak Street.

cowgirl kick up your heels in braided leather and fringe

On Ljupka: Louis Vuitton white flower organza blouse ($930) and ecru wool crepe fringe skirt ($1,710) at Louis Vuitton. Eia Millinery Design fedora with leather lace corset band ($500), by appointment at Eia Millinery Design’s Lake View salon, 773-975-5959. Bottega Veneta leather bag with thread embroidery ($2,980) and brown leather sandals ($680) at Bottega Veneta, 800 North Michigan Avenue.

royal blue the season’s new purple

On Yana: Thakoon silk linen diamond-print handkerchief gown ($1,825) at Ikram. Luca Luca white leather wedge sandals ($500) at Luca Luca, 59 East Oak Street. Furla Desirée resin necklace ($50 to $65, depending on length) at Furla.

eyelet blouse modern romance with a Victorian look

On Yana: Antonio Berardi white cotton Victorian blouse ($1,235) at Ultimo. DKNY washed faille red empire-waist dress ($345) and lemon peep-toe pumps ($235) at DKNY, Northbrook Court, Northbrook.

one-strap dress more risqué than two

On Ljupka: Giorgio Armani beige silk dress ($3,025) at Giorgio Armani, 800 North Michigan Avenue.


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