It may be cold outside, but shades of turquoise make us feel as if we are in a warmer place. Trend-watchers note turquoise was a popular color on furniture and fabrics at the most recent High Point furniture market, and greenish-blue hues showed up on the runways as well. Now, as spring clothing and accessories begin breezing into stores, these colors will be hard to resist.
On the runway: A model during the Tommy Hilfiger spring 2014 fashion show in New York was just one who wore this vibrant hue.
Fresh air: Talbots’ upcoming spring collection features this ensemble, which includes a striped scoop-neck sweater in aquamarine and white, $69.50.
Put it there: At about 15 inches in diameter and 24 inches high, the Amelia painted wrought iron pedestal table can go just about anywhere. Shown in peacock blue; priced $99.95 at www.pier1.com, where you can also check for local store availability.
Flat out pretty: American Rag’s “Sari” thong sandal can’t wait to anchor spring dresses and shorts. Priced $45 at www.macys.com.
Happy together: Tropical mosaic necklace in soleil and sea mist adds a little yellow to the mix. From Talbots’ spring collection, $69.50.
Such softies: The giggleBABY Ean elephant ring rattle and blanket will make little ones, well, giggle. Priced $26 at www.jcp.com.
Sing spring: Nicole by Nicole Miller turquoise necklace, $18, and earrings, $28, will brighten any day. From select J.C. Penney stores (www.jcp.com).