Flowers are for Valentine’s Day, but they’re also a sign that spring is ahead. This is just a sampling of some of the floral patterns coming soon or already available – just in case you want to get a jump start on your spring wardrobe.
Double dipping: A sheath dress from Thalia Sodi combines two perennial favorites – floral and animal prints. Regularly priced $89.50 at select Macy’s, macys.com.
New direction: Floral dress from RACHEL Rachel Roy puts a modern twist on the classic spring dress. Priced $149 at select macy’s, macys.com.
Hold on: The Liz Claiborne Valerie Satchel is expected to arrive in March. It’s priced $70 at select J.C. Penney stores and jcp.com.
Embellished: Flower Bouquet Necklace will turn any outfit into one fit for a garden party. Priced $79.50 at talbots.com, where you can check store availability.
Short story: Lands End’s Chino shorts in a cotton and rayon-modal blend offer a hint of stretch. Priced $55-$65 at landsend.com.
In full bloom: Lightweight feminine trench coat from ELLE is trimmed in black. Originally priced $98 at select Kohl’s, kohls.com.