Metamorphosis

This year, spring fashion looks optimistically forward as we consider the sartorial lessons of a year in laissez-faire dressing. Whimsical, flowy silhouettes and athleisure-inspired designs embrace powerful hues, cool accessories, and twinkling jewels — giving us all glimmers of hope.

Early Check-in

T-Neck bodysuit $275 and Wrap Neck Jumpsuit $450, SSKEIN, sskein.co; Sarah Bag, $600, Kate S Mensah, katesmensah.com. Le Hewitt Flip Flop, $348, Frame; Bait Mismatch Earrings, $265, FARIS; White Label Long Matter Puffer Coat, $695, Proenza Schouler; Gia Twist Chain Necklace, $44, BaubleBar — all Nordstrom, nordstrom.com.

Comfort does not have to equal drab. Layer cool neutrals for an effortless Lyft-to-lobby look at the W Bellevue.

In the Red

This Matters Power Signet Ring By Cura X Boma, $120, Boma Jewelry, bomajewelry.com; Tangle Ring, $152, FARIS; 1460 Pascal Boots, $150, Dr. Martens; Chapeau Ring, $892, FARIS — all Nordstrom, nordstrom.com. Studio Cutaway Dress, $195, A.OEI, aoei-studio.com; Selina Alpaca Coat, $650, Alicia Peru, aliciaperu.com; Spring Thaw necklace, $480, Namiko Abloom, namikoabloom.com; One-of-a-kind Halfmoon Bag in Slime Paint, $595, Feral, feralferal.com.

Fix your fashion deficit by wearing contrasting styles in complementary colors.

Breaking the Glass Ceiling

Bubble Quilted Joggers, $58, Topshop; Parker Link Collar Necklace, $65, Gorjana; Figaro Chain Necklace, $78, Adina’s Jewels; Riva Diamond Hoop Ring, $195, Monica Vinader; Chapeau Ring, $892, FARIS; Signature Signet Ring, $135, Monica Vinader — all Nordstrom, nordstrom.com. Nello II Top, $165, A.L.C., Smith and Main, shopsmithandmain.com; Bright White 2020 HG, $328, Foot Industry at Corre, shopcorre.com; Aurene handbag, $360, Nuciano, nuciano.com; Parel Signet Ring, $65, Boma Jewelry, bomajewelry.com; Windbreaker, $242, A.OEI, aoeistudio.com; Kain Earrings, $85, Luly Yang, lulyyang.com.

Step into the season with high-wattage color blocking.

Nothing Stands Between Me and … My Power

The Everyday Pant, $198, Akala, akalaclothing.com; Hendrik Button Detail Sweater, $199, Ted Baker at The Bellevue Collection, tedbaker.com; The Leather Trench, $1,200, Luly Yang, lulyyang.com; Parel Signet Ring, $65, Boma Jewelry, bomajewelry.com; Serrano Heel, $109, Kaanas at Smith and Main, shopsmithandmain.com. Chloe Adjustable Necklace, $75, Gorjana; Parker Link Collar Necklace, $65, Gorjana; Boa Mismatched Earrings, $225, FARIS; Siren Charm Ring, $115, Monica Vinader — all Nordstrom, nordstrom.com.

Take on the day in high contrast pops of color.

She’s a Gem

Badoula Gemdrop Earrings, $365, FARIS; Marquise Pendant Necklace, $50, Adina’s Jewels; Mini Heart Charm Necklace, $48, Adina’s Jewels; Crescent Pendant Necklace, $78, Gorjana Cayne; Signature Signet Ring, $135, and Siren Charm Ring, $115, Monica Vinader; Chapeau Ring, $892, FARIS — all Nordstrom, nordstrom.com. ‘VIENNA’ Dress, $1,150, Valentina & Valentia, valentinavalentia.com; Lucky Star Headpiece, $180, Namiko Abloom, namikoabloom.com; Parel Signet Ring, $65, and This Matters Power Signet Ring $120, Boma Jewelry, bomajewelry.com.

Layer on mixed metals and contrasting jewels to make a strong statement.

Mirror, Mirrors on the Wall

Come for Me Linen Jumpsuit, $209, Prairie Underground, prairieunderground.com; Bronze coated Swarovski crystal drop earring, $95 (single strand), and $120 (double strand), Namiko Abloom at Luly Yang, lulyyang.com. Laurent Sequin Trench Coat, $595, STAUD; Signature Signet Ring, $135, Monica Vinader; Riva Diamond Hoop Ring, $195, Monica Vinader; Lindsay Ankle Strap Sandal, $130, Jeffrey Campbell — all Nordstrom, nordstrom.com

In the Extreme Wow Suite at The W Bellevue Hotel (it even has a DJ booth!), model LaRissa dons tone-on-tone layering for effortless elegance.

Good Vibes

One-of-a-kind Yellow Dress with Bolero, $2,250, Deyonte Weathers, dwcboutique.com; Delight black sandal, $149, Kate Spade at The Bellevue Collection, katespade.com; Tassel earrings, $130, Luly Yang; Snake print bag, $108, Thacker at Luly Yang, lulyyang.com.

Step out in a classic sheath silhouette glammed up with accessories.

Perfect Illusion

Spring Thaw Earring, $85, Namiko Abloom, namikoabloom.com; Beaded Stacking Ring, $128, and This Matters Power Signet Ring, $120, Boma Jewelry, bomajewelry.com; Tangle Ring, $152, FARIS at Nordstrom; “From Russia with Love” long sleeve mauve sequin lace gown, $2,200, Luly Yang, lulyyang.com. Hair and makeup: GJ Creative Collab, Gene Juarez Salons and Spas; Creative Director: James Todd; Makeup: Raquel Thompson; Nails: Keiko Shrock; Location: W Hotel Bellevue; Model: LaRissa, TCM Models and Talent; Styling Assistant: Jerry Choi

Put a spin on traditional evening wear in illusion netting detailed with colorful 3-D lace.

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