Best Florals To Hit This Year’s Spring Fashion Scene
April 14, 2015 by Sasha Moyer
“Florals? For Spring? Groundbreaking.” Sure, Miranda Priestly may not have been impressed with the thought of spring flora, but the truth of the matter is that when the sun starts to shine and the birds are chirping, it’s hard not to want to grab the closest flower-adorned ensemble you can. So why deny your desires? Stock up on your spring fashion florals with this list of our fave places to shop for the best selection.
With over 500 items in their floral category alone, if Shopbop doesn’t have what you’re looking for, you may be SOL. Although it takes some time to go through their massive assortment, the sheer variety alone makes it worth a stop. Heck, you may even find something you didn’t know you needed!
When it comes to enviable bohemian style, Free People is the official arbiter of cool. They offer an undeniably luxe aesthetic at a range of prices and their sun kissed lookbooks and catalogs are like magazine spreads you wish you were a part of. From elegant floral maxis to the perfect kimono of your dreams, it should be stop #1 on any boho floral hunters list.
If Spring Break is still in your vocabulary, and your parents still pay your bills, Charlotte Russe is a must-shop destination for beach and concert-ready pieces that are heavy on style but inexpensive enough that you won’t shed a tear if something happens to them. It’s spring fashion that is perfect for looking cute on minimal sleep and endless partying.
When it comes to festival florals, Revolve has you covered. This is the Coachella goers go-to destination with hip, easy, breezy silhouettes in a multitude of shades and prints. Kimonos, rompers and all the short shorts you could ever want are all in one place. Revolve also carries everything else you’ll need for your spring fashion – from skirts to crop stops to spring brunch dresses, with over 700 floral items to choose we bet you’ll find something.
For the festival lover who has grown up and has a little more spending money. The Reformation offers a curated selection of feminine and delicate prints in their signature 70s-inspired silhouettes. As one of fashion’s darlings, this brand has a cult following that’ll have people coming up to you to ask “Is that Reformation?” This is really your place to get floral spring fashion reformed and refined.
If you have an unlimited budget and a penchant for designer names, Net-a-Porter is the place to be. Here, floral takes on a whole new level of sophistication with pieces straight off the runways. From Marni’s unique prints to Erdem’s intricately beautiful embroidery, these are pieces you’ll treasure forever.
When it comes to daring and eye-catching floral prints, Moda Operandi’s selection is incomparable. There’s no understated and tame here, with an assortment of designers who aren’t afraid to go big or go home. Though definitely not for the faint of heart, in both design and price tag, Moda’s spring fashion assortment is worth checking out even if only for window shopping.
For statement designer florals without the statement price tag, get yourself to Zara stat. Taking their cues from the hottest runway pieces, Zara’s designs are sophisticated, chic and bely their affordability. Zara, we’ve said it before and we’ll say it again – it’s so hard to quit you.