Spring Fashion Trends With Global Influences
We Americans will probably always love our classically easy, casual style (think jeans, jeans, and more jeans) best. But in a world that has been drawn undeniably close, more influences from around the globe have seeped into our fashion as well. This spring, especially, you’ll see clothing whose roots can be traced to other parts of the world. These pieces encapsulate the trend.
To buy: Mango polyester pants, $70, mango.com.
To buy: Rachel Rachel Roy washed-charmeuse dress (available in April), $139, macys.com.
African-Influenced Sandal and Necklace
To buy: Mossimo faux-leather sandal, $30, target.com. Zara metal necklace with fabric, crystal, and plastic beading (available in late March), $30, zara.com.
To buy: Lucky Brand rayon-and-polyester top, $99, zappos.com.
South of the Border Accessories
To buy: Sir Alistair Rai viscose scarf, $95, siralistairrai.com.
To buy: Nine West faux-suede wedges, $119, at Nine West stores. R.J. Graziano wood bangles (available in late March), $38 each, rjgraziano.com. Sequin gold-plated necklace with glass beads, $88, 212-398-7363.