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Spring at Beckley is All About Cut-Outs, Crop Tops and Mesh

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Store photos by Danielle Directo-Meston. To shop this Polyvore set, click the picture.

Given that the first official day of spring is March 20, it's time to start cleaning out our closets to make way for the warm-weather season's bright and well-ventilated options. To ensure that we're all on the pulse of what's now and next, we've teamed up with a few of our favorite local boutiques to bring you spring's best forward-thinking trends. First up: Beckley.

Home to stylish parties and one of LA's coolest restrooms, this essential shop never ceases to impress us with its rad array of cult-favorite designers. Here, owner Melissa Akkaway gives us the scoop on three of her favorite seasonal vibes, and which in-store pieces work the look right.

Cut-Out Dresses: "This season, everyone from Opening Ceremony to American Retro has created dresses that show just enough skin to make it tasteful and a great option for the warm spring weather."

Crop Tops with Wide-Leg Pants: "I am loving the wide-leg pant trend—it's very Old Hollywood. I especially love these bright white wide-leg pants by 3.1 Phillip Lim. We have paired them with crop tops to show just a small amount of skin. It's better to pair something slimming on top when rocking wider pants."

Mesh: "A lightweight fabric for the season. I love layering mesh over strapless dresses or tanks. I also love our seafoam green and white mesh dress from 3.1 Phillip Lim; the novelty of the fabric and color block is the right step to head into spring."
· Beckley [Official Site]
· All Spring Forward 2014 Posts [Racked]

3.1 Phillip Lim

631 N Robertson Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA 90069 310-289-0888 Visit Website

Opening Ceremony

451 North La Cienega Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA 90048 Visit Website