Guest post by Rachel Stinson

Winter is gently moving away from us. That means that we’re gradually getting ready to usher in the spring fashion season. Flowers bloom again, and everything seems right with the world.

Is everything right with your wardrobe, though?

It goes without saying that you’ll have to make a few changes to the clothes you wear, and that’s why you need to keep an eye out for the following when next you go shopping.

The ivory jumpsuit

Illustration by Susanne Riber

The ivory pantsuit is every professional woman’s must-have. Whether you want to pair it with a blazer as your inner piece of clothing, or you wish to flank it and grab all the attention, it really is your choice. Just remember that you’re going to work and whatever you wear as an inner peace has to be at least moderately conservative. One thing is sure, though: you’ll be turning heads with this look.

A Trench Coat

Illustration by Susanne Riber

In spring time, a trench coat is usually seen by working women as a necessity. It’s comfortable, effective against the weather, and it serves as an awesome cover for everything that you’re wearing. There have been many innovations and modifications made to the classic trench coat over the past few years, and you will definitely be able to find one that fits your style. However, you also need to make sure that the trench coat is as light in weight as possible; you definitely don’t want any extra load as you walk about the city.

Knee-length boots

Knee-length boots are always in vogue (you see them on a lot of celebrities), but the spring time is definitely one of the seasons where they become not only stylish, but functional as well. Their versatility is one of the reasons why people seem to love them so much; you can wear then with just about anything, whether it’s a short gown for dinner with your other half, or it’s a pair of skinny jeans for a get-together with your friends. One exception: knee-high boots tend to not do well when you’re going to work (except you work in a place with a casual dress code), so be careful about that.

The Flared Sleeve Crop Top

Illustration by Susanne Riber

If you are ever in the mood to look classy and sexy at the same time, then this is one piece that will do well for you. It shows off enough skin, but makes sure to cover your essentials. This type of top was made popular by celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, the flares sleeve crop top is a little step above the usual and conventional crop tops that we all know. It’ also available in various colors, so feel free to exercise you variety and with its ability to be worn pretty much everywhere, you can rest assured that you’ve got a keeper here.

The cropped sweater

For those rare days when there is a little nip in the air, this cropped sweater is definitely going to do its own part to ensure that you’re kept comfortable and snuggly.

Ripped jeans

Hey, the weather’s getting back to normal. Who says showing off a little skin is a bad idea? Pair your ripped jeans with basically anything you want, and you can rest assured that you’ve definitely got something there.


Rachel Stinson is a fashion blogger and content writer at an online shop, Elabelz. She has always had a knack for writing, food, fashion, and places. Blogging has combined all four for her with an added bonus of enthusiastic audiences.

Susanne Riber (instagram) is a freelance graphic designer and illustrator, with a background is information science, graphic design and art. She helps her clients to get the costumer’s attention by creating beautiful, smart and engaging content.