Sheer stripes offer the sexy-athletic look of Sporty Spice’s fantasies.
Get the look: Theory silk-chiffon tank, $215.
Layer chunky accessories atop bold bars to look like a flea market connoisseur.
Get the look: Topshop striped pencil skirt, $56.
Your go-to style for strolls by the Seine (if only).
Get the look: Ralph Lauren short-sleeve shirt, $239.
Show Mr. Pinstripe Suit the right way to work office wear.
Get the look: Anthropologie Nubby Stripes skirt, $128.
Exactly what Coco Chanel would wear behind bars.
Get the look: Adam sequined silk top, $425.
Shimmery stripes keep you sparkling well after midnight.
Get the look: Emma Cook metallic sweater, $300.
Look like a lady who lunches even when that means a sandwich at your desk.
Get the look: Madewell Stucco Songbird dress, $138.
Choose a shirt so subtle it works equally well with a peplum skirt or jeans.
Get the look: Bailey 44 crew-neck top, $72.
Play it chic with a basic blazer and button-down. Or pair stripes with a complementary pattern to perk up your quirk.
Get the look: Madewell Ribbon Stripe shorts, $98.
Where’s Waldo? Gazing at his style soul mate (duh).
Get the look: Pret-a-Surf cotton-jersey tunic, $275.
Since your closet can’t fit in a suitcase, bring the vacation to it with a dose of tropical color.
Get the look: Clover Canyon Bali printed skirt, $211.
Sheer coral’s brightening abilities may inspire you to ditch makeup for a day.
Get the look: Hallelu Flaming Lips romper, $37.
Color-block yourself in blue to make bystanders green with envy.
Get the look: Vince knitted cotton maxidress, $195.
Counter housewife undertones with unexpected statement jewelry.
Get the look: Pim + Larkin Patchwork Stripe dress, $79.
Uneven stripes serve as fashion’s interpretation of your Magic Eye calendar circa seventh grade.
Get the look: Kookai striped tunic, $81.
The best accessory for such a frock: a dapper man with a side part and shiny shoes.
Get the look: Anthropologie Correspondence dress, $228.
Spring 2012 Trends: Geometric Prints