5 Ways to Transition Your Wardrobe from Winter to Spring

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With the seasons changing and the temperature on the rise it is time to put your winter fashion away and brighten up your wardrobe all while matching your business's clothing attire. Are shorts okay? Skirts? What does smart-casual actually mean?

Spring work-wear is a minefield, so we’ve stepped in with some handy hints and tips to make this seasonal transition a little easier.

Don’t be afraid of colour

If you’re most comfortable in winter’s blacks and grays, no need to jump right in to bright spring colors. Start by adding a bright accessory in a color that you love, then add a few more pieces in that same color as it gets deeper into spring, says Dina Scherer, wardrobe stylist and owner of Modnitsa Styling. Once you get used to a more colorful look, start playing around with complementary combinations, like brown and blue, or red and green to make a bigger statement, she says.

Try a bright bottom

Ready to start plunging into color? Instead of starting with a bright top, pull on a colored pants or skirt, suggests Lauren Rothman, fashion stylist and author of Style Bible: What to Wear to Work. “Whether it’s ballet pink or fuchsia, doing that color on the bottom is edgier—a little more unexpected,” she says.

Dig out your white jeans

No need to hide your white pants away until Memorial Day—you can pull them out as soon as the weather starts warming up. Keep them season-appropriate during chillier transition months by pairing them with a black knit sweater instead of your usual summer brights, says Rothman. “That’s a fresh, crisp look,” she says.

Plan to Get Layer-y

Outfit-planning can be tricky in the spring, when the temperature might be chilly in the morning but warm up by lunchtime. On days like that, layering is your best friend. Pull a blazer or blanket scarf over your outfit, paying attention to how the outfit looks without that warmer piece. “You want your look to be able to look good if you take off a layer,” says Rothman. “In winter you don’t have to worry about that—you’re not expecting to have to remove a layer. In spring it’s something you have to be aware of.”

Choose shoes

“Shoes are really what can change a lot of your look,” says Rothman. You’ll want to save peep-toe shoes for late spring, when the weather really warms up, she says. In the meantime, though, an ankle strap or slingback shoe transitions well in March and April.

SOURCE: https://www.rd.com/health/beauty/transition-into-spring/

To better help you keep up with the latest trends we have compiled a list of the Top Choice Boutiques in your city who will be sure to bring out a new confidence in you this Spring.

Here are the Top Choice in your city:

Aurora/Newmarket

Vasken Jewellers - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019 

Austin

Avant Garde Jewelers - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019 

Calgary

Calgary Jewellery - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019

Knickers n Lace - Top Choice Lingerie Retailer of 2019

Dallas

Mariloff Diamonds - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019

Edmonton

Crowley's Jewellers - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019

Sonia's Runway - Top Choice Women's Clothing Retailer of 2019

Greater Toronto Area

Kimberfire - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019

Houston

Maison Jolie - Top Choice Lingerie Retailer of 2019

Thomas Markle Jewelers - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019

London

Gordons Gold Jewellers - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019

Mississauga

Valencia Jewellery Enterprises - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019

Toronto

Design By Sevan - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019

Empire Customs - Top Choice Men's Clothing Retailer of 2019

Vancouver

Luksus Diamonds - Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2019

Vaughan

Mijaneaux -Top Choice Women's Clothing Store of 2019

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