Womens Apparel

Black & White Spring Fashions Have that Positive/Negative Pop!

A fashion shoot with some of our new favorites from Philip Lim, Rebecca Taylor, Dolce Vita, Clare Vivier, John Patrick & more.

This season, designers prove black and white doesn’t mean basic. Add accessories that make their presence known, and the future is looking bright.

Photos by Aaron Lindberg  |  Hair and Makeup by Molly Mcpheter of Roots & Branches Salon

Below: 3.1 Phillip Lim knitted top, $325; Rebecca Taylor pants with zipper pockets, $295; Qupid heels with gold buckles, $63; and 3.1 Phillip Lim trapezoid tote, $1,075; all from Standard Style at Town Center Crossing and on the Country Club Plaza. Christophe Pillet for Kristalia “Pulp” chair, available at Museo in midtown.


Above: Clover Canyon printed neoprene dress, $268, from Clique Boutique in Prairie Village. De Robert snake-print shoes, $278, from De Robert.

Above: Vince jumpsuit, $395, and Jet Couture coral and turquoise necklace, $472, from Clique Boutique. Dolce Vita “Scotlyn” heels, $106, from Feng at Town Center Crossing. Marc by Marc Jacobs “Katie” crossbody bag, $298, from Standard Style. Butterfly stool from the Müle line by Polivka Studio in the River Market.

Above: Chevy dress, $54, from Scoobie boutique at Trendz in Leawood. Mint chevron infinity scarf, $16.95, from Sassy ‘N Sweet boutique at Trendz. Gold dangle earrings, $12.99, from Embrace boutique at Trendz. Handbag, $68, from B’s Bags boutique at Trendz.

Above: Vince perforated leather panel top, $595; J Brand coated cropped jeans, $286; Ted Baker quilted patent-leather tote, $226; and turquoise necklace, $172; all from Feng. De Robert white gladiators, $298, from De Robert.

Above: Elizabeth and James perforated dress, $468; Bailey 44 jacket, $485; Jimmy Choo heels, $995; and Rebecca Minkoff “Hudson” moto-mini crossbody bag, $265, all from Halls on the Country Club Plaza. Jet Couture earrings, $187, from Clique Boutique.

Above: Vaguel Allegra print blazer and pants; Organic by John Patrick camisole, $105; BeckSöndergaard scarf, $144; Dieppa Restrepo booties, from Fine Folk on Southwest Boulevard. Alchemia Chair by Calligaris from Alejandro Home Design in the Crossroads.

Above: Phillip Lim 3.1 dress, $695, and Clare Vivier clutch, $210, from Standard Style.