No overhaul needed: Instant wardrobe updates for spring

April 6, 2015

Patterned skinny scarf, $9.95 at

Updating your wardrobe doesn’t have to be a daunting process. Refresh your look without having to endure a major overhaul, by simply incorporating a fashion forward item or two into an ensemble.

1. Play it by ear

Mix up varying sizes, shapes and lengths along your ear lobes by getting a ready-made mismatched set, or take a DIY approach and pair two different earrings on each side.

Baublebar Dipper Ear Crawler Set, $28,

2. Eye spy

Round sunglasses were a hit on spring runways adding a fun vintage twist to clothes.

Matsuda sunglasses, $400,

3. White lines

The current footwear of choice for fashion insiders around the globe, these classic white sneakers suddenly look fresh and modern paired with anything from jeans to a long skirt.

Adidas Stan Smith sneakers, $75,

4. Tie one on

The skinny scarf, draped nonchalantly around the neck, is the accessory du jour, adding a ’70s rock ‘n’ roll vibe to any outfit.

Skinny Scarf, H&M, $9.95,

5.Fur sure

Faux or real, a fur detail on a jacket or bag, feels on trend and practical for cold weather.

Topshop Faux Fur Patchwork Jacket, $170



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