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Timeless or trendy – two sides of spring’s top looks

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Timeless or trendy – two sides of spring’s top looks

Editor, Elizabeth Cabral; Photography by John van der Schilden

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Urban Sport

Silver

Frilled Dress

Men’s Wear

Urban Sport

Trendy Timeless

A sleeveless hoodie is a star off the playing field.

Wool canvas jacket, and silk chiffon top, approximately $800, Jean Paul Gaultier. Wool/rayon short, $68, French Connection. Ring, Rosa Maria, Holt Renfrew; boots, Barbara Bui.

The over-easy anorak is for the urban sophisticate.

Silk duchesse-satin jacket, approximately $1,450, Malandrino. Cotton top, $650, and cotton skirt, $650, Marni, Holt Renfrew. Hose, Wolford.

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Silver

Trendy Timeless

Perk up tailored looks with a polished topper.

Linen topper, $995, Arthur Mendonça. Polyester dress, $70, H&M. Bracelet, Carole Tanenbaum Vintage Collection; hose, Craze by Secret; shoes, Chie Mihara, Browns.

Metallic opulence takes flight with a little rock ’n’ roll flair.

Leather dress, Barbara Bui. Cashmere T-shirt, $130, Banana Republic. Hat, Lilliput Hats; bracelet, Betsey Johnson, Holt Renfrew; gloves, Rodarte; hose, Craze by Secret; shoes, Gucci.

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Frilled Dress

Trendy Timeless

Frills travel sideways down the back of a structured frock.

Silk organza dress, Rodarte. Hose, Craze by Secret; shoes, Gucci.

Traditional frills go from sweet to sexy in bold jewel tones.

Silk organza dress, Gucci. Necklace, Carole Tanenbaum Vintage Collection; hose, Craze by Secret; shoes, Miu Miu, Browns.

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Men’s Wear

Trendy Timeless

Lean lines in an authoritative monochrome update the new suit.

Cotton/silk tunic and matching pant, Antonio Berardi. Cotton shirt, $115, Fullcircle. Hat, Lilliput Hats; necklace, Ben-Amun for Cathy B Heartstrings; socks, Hue; shoes, Yohji Yamamoto.

An edgy urban uniform plays with classic textures and new shapes.

Wool jacket, Yohji Yamamoto. Cotton/silk shirt, approximately $960, and cotton/silk pant, approximately $700, Viktor & Rolf. Necklace, Erickson Beamon for Cathy B Heartstrings; boots, Barbara Bui.

Hair, Justin German, Shagg Salon; makeup, Diana Carreiro, both Artistgrouplimited.com.

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