Fine Living: Edmond Fashion in Full Bloom
and managers of the trendiest boutiques in Edmond know the hottest
spring fashions and can help you find a favorite outfit this season.
definitely think Edmond is very trendy,” said Lauren Owsley owner
of spring’s many delights is that you don’t have to sacrifice
chic for comfy. From feminine pastel colors and soft silhouettes, to
modern exotic prints – the key is to feel fabulous.
is always in style are clothes that compliment your figure and a
style that makes you feel confident,” says Frencesca’s manager,
is definitely in, from prints on skirts, to rosette appliqués on
dresses, to floral accessories,” said Bahouth of Frencesca’s
at 1470 S. Bryant.
(dresses), anything with an appliqué, like ruffles or a flower on
it, a bow,” said Owsley of Retropolitan
at 1489 E. 15th.
“We are seeing a lot of ethnic-type print dresses. Stripes are
really, really big for spring.”
the spring, you’re going to see extremely destroyed denim. That’s
going to be a huge trend,” said Carrie Boevers, owner of Lush
at 14101 N. May.
jeans are big again, and actually they are now promoting boyfriend
shorts, which are kind of a baggy Bermuda short,” said Owsley.
Another item she likes are rompers. “They have ruffles; they are
casual-cute and comfortable. It’s like a jumper but with
and blushes are in. Lots of shades of cream, beige, blush pink
and feathery tops,” said Bahouth. “Soft pastels, weightless
fabrics, delicate lace and ruffles.”
white and blue is in, as always,” Bahouth added. “Lots of classic
American denim, stars and stripes, and the girl-next-door attitude
with some nautical styling.”
“Racerback tops and
boyfriend, baggy t-shirts are two really big styles for spring,”
said Owsley. “We are also seeing a lot of crushed tops with
beadwork and all kinds of appliqués.”
sandals, flip-flops with details and beads,” are spring essentials
said Amanda Syed, owner of Rock
Angel at 16614 N. Pennsylvania Ave.
flats, wedges,” added Kelsie Petree, owner of Pink
Sugar Boutique at 1389 E. 15th.
“Bright pink with croc texture or even the leopard pattern is still
big.” One of her favorite pairs are black leather Mary Janes with
peep toes and a little orange flower on the
is still really popular. We are also seeing a lot of
over-the-shoulder satchels in brighter colors.” said Petree.
of the top trends in accessories right now is wrap bracelets. Also
big, oversized shades,” said Owsley. She says bucket bags and
chain-strap purses are also a must-have.
“We have amazing
headbands with bright silk poppies and roses to add some excitement
to your hair. We also have some great wide belts with big flowers on
them, perfect to go over a tunic and jeans or a flirty spring dress,”
Linch, owner of Lil
Dudes and Divas at 1448 S. Bryant Ave.
sees boys wearing classic golf-inspired outfits and girls in bright,
vibrant party dresses. Linch’s favorite outfit is a multicolored
polka dot dress, paired with a cropped jean jacket and a ribbon.
says bright pink Converse shoes are the most popular item right
lot of ruffles, bright vibrant colors and animal prints. Plus tons of
necklaces to match,” says Christin, co-owner of Pickles
and Ice Cream at 1450 S. Bryant Ave.
jeans for expecting moms, as well as trouser jeans,” said Tim
Kilkenny, owner of Bella
Blu Maternity at 323 N. Blackwelder Ave.
“Wrap dresses are still the style for spring, there’s no
“For the most part, there are two colors and they
are soft, like yacht teal and cream. That has been a big
combination,” said Kilkenny. “All black as well – it’s the most
popular color for maternity.”