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Exclusive fashion photo shoot with PDX model Lauren Jewels: Spring style trends

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Springtime is knocking at our door in Portland and it’s apparent the PDX fashionista needs to be prepared.

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Why? Because fashion this season kicks off with all new, fresh and invigorating ways to remix, and revitalize the wardrobe.

Portland stylist, model and mom Lauren Jewels in a fashion photo shoot exclusive posed in five of the top spring style trends at Anthropologie in the Pearl district, so let’s get started.

1. Cut outs: Cutouts are a subtle way of showing some skin while dressed in timeless and traditional silhouettes like a polka dotted A-line skirt dress. You will find cutouts in any location on the body with focus at the neckline and sleeve.

2. Mixed prints: Trendy mixed prints are an unexpected arrangements when outfitted as a pop of neon color splash on a classic A-line skirt paired with a soft printed chambray shirt. This added surge of edgy polish to any outfit is fiercely feminine and flirty.

3. Crop tops: Crop tops are a perfect addition to heat up any fit and flare dress, tee shirt, and shorts, skinny jeans or pencil skirt. Lauren wears a hot pink knitted crop top over a painterly fit and flare dress. Spring fashion fabulous.

4. Black and white: Positive and negative themes mixed with printed polka dots and stripes make any retro maxi dress current. Check out the one Lauren wears in the fashion slideshow.

5. Rhythmic prints: (A new name for Tribal) Egyptian goddess maxi dress printed with paisleys, geometric themes and floral images gives new meaning to wanting to look like Cleopatra.

Other springtime trends include head-to-toe white on white, gladiator knee high sandals, chunky mega pearls and epic gold, gold, gold.



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