At Who What Wear, our editors are always on the watch for which cool trends are hitting at any given time. Many of them are ones we’ve predicted are studying what is unfolding on the runways. Other trends, however, end up surprising me—often micro-trends that gain traction on Instagram. Here, I’m breaking down some that I didn’t see coming, but are definitely a thing right now.
From “controversial” trends like slouchy cargo pants that are sitting at the top of my shopping list to throwback pieces like ‘90s mesh to the heel color that is suddenly taking over, these are all trends that you’ll spot in the closets of fashion’s coolest insiders. Here, see which cool spring trends I’m a personal fan of and shop my edit of the best pieces to add to your wardrobe. I promise you’ll find plenty of fresh outfit inspiration ahead.