Neon Clothes and Accessories
How to wear neon the modern way, with 29 pieces under $100. By Rebecca Daly
Every great, high-functioning closet begins with a foundation of essentials that always work. Here, the building blocks for yours.
The Neon Cardigan
This thin polyester-blend knit adds a layer of interest without bulk.
To buy: $30, 877-486-4756 for stores.
Yellow and red are warm tones, so this sleeveless polyester polo is a no-brainer pair for the sweater.
To buy: $50, loft.com (available in late May).
A safe way to try the trend: Insert a Day-Glo patent-leather belt into your standard rotation.
To buy: $30, anntaylor.com.
Banana Republic Skirt
Instead of wearing black with neon (too 80s), go khaki. This linen skirt makes high-voltage colors work-ready.
To buy: $79.50, bananarepublic.com.
Forever 21 Cuff
Metal filigree in a highlighter shade is daring and dainty at once.
To buy: $5, 888-494-3837.
Add ladylike polish with this faux-leather clutch.
To buy: $45, lulus.com.
Call It Spring Heels
These orange fabric shoes complement the sweater without being too matchy.
To buy: $30, jcp.com.