Punxsutawney Phil (groundhog)

Go bold with stripes this spring

Although groundhog Punxsutawney Phil predicted that winter will be extended by six more weeks, it's time to start thinking about this year's spring trends that we want to try out in the coming months. Out of all the trends, from the revamped trench coat to the return of '80s glam, there is one specific trend I think everyone should embrace: stripes.

If my most recent search results for "striped clothing" are any indication, bold, colorful stripes will literally be everywhere this spring. And I'm not talking about the simple striped tee. Striped skirts, poplin shirts, culottes and even jumpsuits are just a few examples of wardrobe items you can add to your closet. The key...