Best of Spring Fashion 2009

by SheKnows
Apr 28, 2009 at 2:43 p.m. ET
The one shoulder dress is one of the hottest styles of the season. This dress features a fun yellow print and rope shoulder straps.

1 /49: Juicy Couture Jackie Print Ruffle Dress

1/49 :Juicy Couture Jackie Print Ruffle Dress

For an daytime date or an afternoon party, slip into this sunny print dress from Juicy Couture. It features an asymmetrical neckline and ruffled trim.

2 /49: Anna Sui Floral Halter Dress

2/49 :Anna Sui Floral Halter Dress

This pretty dress from Anna Sui features appliques at the neckline and hem. The halter neck and sweet spring colors make this dress a perfect choice for a daytime date or party.

3 /49: 7 for All Mankind Dojo Shorts

3/49 :7 for All Mankind Dojo Shorts

These denim jean shorts feature a zip front and 5-pocket style. These knee-length shorts would look great with a cami and slide sandals.

4 /49: Alberta Ferretti Fringed Silk Skirt

4/49 :Alberta Ferretti Fringed Silk Skirt

Get into the Boho trend with this red fringed skirt. This eye-catching skirt will definitely turn some heads with its gorgeous color and dazzling style.

5 /49: Adam Draped Top

5/49 :Adam Draped Top

Neon colors are back in a big way this season, from tops and dresses to shoes and handbags. This Adam silk top comes in bright neon pink and features elastic banding at the hem.

6 /49: Alexander McQueen Fuchsia Drape Top

6/49 :Alexander McQueen Fuchsia Drape Top

This crepe satin top will put you at the center of attention with its vibrant fuchsia color. Pair it with black for evening or your spring and summer whites for day.

7 /49: Alice + Olivia Genie Pants

7/49 :Alice + Olivia Genie Pants

If you watched any of the spring fashion shows, you certainly saw a lot of these harem or genie pants. These pants from Alice + Olivia are made from soft, stretch silk and come in black or chocolate brown.

8 /49: Antik Batik Beaded Trapeze Top

8/49 :Antik Batik Beaded Trapeze Top

This silk beaded top is semi-sheer. You can wear it with your cropped jeans, capri pants or any number of other outfits this spring. The scalloped cuffs and hemline are nice touches.

9 /49: Bianca Nero Chiffon Gown

9/49 :Bianca Nero Chiffon Gown

Headed to a spring party? Slip into this gorgeous chiffon gown. This maxi dress features beaded details along the neck and waistline.

10 /49: Bluemarine Lace Blouse

10/49 :Bluemarine Lace Blouse

Women's fashions are very romantic this season. Look for feminine white blouses with lots of ruffles and pleats. The Sangallo lace blouse from Bluemarine features 3/4-length sleeves and cascading ruffles.

11 /49: Burning Torch Cami

11/49 :Burning Torch Cami

The tribal trend is still present this season. Here we see it in this colorful Ikat cami from Burning Torch. The blue and red print top features green trim and ruffled detailing.

12 /49: By Malene Birger Pleated Skirt

12/49 :By Malene Birger Pleated Skirt

This runway look will add a punch of color to your daytime wardrobe. Wear it with a ruffled white blouse or simple cami. The teal blue color is a nice shade for spring.

13 /49: Celine Kimono Wrap Dress

13/49 :Celine Kimono Wrap Dress

Bold and beautiful, this yellow wrap dress from Celine will brighten up your day. The kimono wrap style hides figure flaws if you are carrying a little weight in the middle.

14 /49: Chloe High Waisted Skirt

14/49 :Chloe High Waisted Skirt

This high waisted skirt by Chloe can become a staple in your wardrobe. You can wear to the office or out on the town.

15 /49: Christopher Blue Cropped Pants

15/49 :Christopher Blue Cropped Pants

For weekend wear, instead of jeans, pair your tank tops and tees with these rip stop cropped pants from Christopher Blue. These casual pants come in pink or white.

16 /49: Diane von Furstenberg Crinkle Chiffon Dress

16/49 :Diane von Furstenberg Crinkle Chiffon Dress

Flashback to the 70s with tie-dye looks this season. This hippie-chic dress can work as a beach cover up or a spring party dress.

17 /49: Diane von Furstenberg Safari Pants

17/49 :Diane von Furstenberg Safari Pants

These simple safari pants get updated with a more tapered fit. They feature snap pockets and more snaps at the ankles. Add a pair of strappy flat sandals and ruffled top to complete the look.

18 /49: DKNY Colorblock Tunic

18/49 :DKNY Colorblock Tunic

Colorblock dresses and tunics are a nice choice for spring. This green and black knit tunic can be worn over leggings or as a mini dress.

19 /49: Ella Moss Crochet Dress

19/49 :Ella Moss Crochet Dress

Crocheted dresses, tops, and even handbags are trendy for spring. This allover crochet dress features a tie at the neckline and gathered bust. This strapless white dress is ideal for a spring party or date.

20 /49: Ella Moss Crochet Tank

20/49 :Ella Moss Crochet Tank

This crocheted tank top from Ella Moss will add a punch of color to your look. The bright neon orange color will definitely garner some attention. This tank features a halter neck and ruffled details.

21 /49: Erdem Laverna Silk Skirt

21/49 :Erdem Laverna Silk Skirt

This painterly print skirt is fresh choice for springtime. Pair this skirt with a bright top in a solid color to complement the hues in the skirt.

22 /49: Fiumicelli Pleated Dress

22/49 :Fiumicelli Pleated Dress

This yellow silk dress has a v-neck and v-back. The bright yellow color is a trendy choice this season. The highlight of this dress is the pleats at the bust, which makes the skirt drape very nicely.

23 /49: Free People Convertible Jumper

23/49 :Free People Convertible Jumper

This strapless Free People jumpsuit can also be worn as harem pants. It's great to find pieces like this jumper that can be worn in a variety of different ways.

24 /49: Helmut Lang Cropped Pants

24/49 :Helmut Lang Cropped Pants

These cropped twill pants from Helmut Lang have a slouchy leg that's not too baggy. They have elastic banding at the bottom of the hem.

25 /49: Joe's Jeans Cropped Jeans

25/49 :Joe's Jeans Cropped Jeans

The Gemma Ex-Lover jeans from Joe's Jeans come in a dark blue wash that is distressed and worn in all the right places. These cropped pants have cuffed legs and classic 5-pocket styling.

26 /49: Juicy Couture Ripley Cotton Dress

26/49 :Juicy Couture Ripley Cotton Dress

Though springtime is often about the bold colors, don't forget to have some neutral pieces in your wardrobe too. This woven off-white dress is a simple, sweet style that can be worn all spring and summer long.

27 /49: Juicy Couture White Lace Top

27/49 :Juicy Couture White Lace Top

This romantic lace top from Juicy Couture can be worn with everything from jeans to a pencil skirt. This feminine shirt features lots of pretty details.

28 /49: Kay Unger New York Belted Suit

28/49 :Kay Unger New York Belted Suit

Silk daytime suits in pretty colors will take you everywhere this spring, from the office to an outdoor wedding. This Kay Unger suit comes in periwinkle blue and is accented with a croc belt.

29 /49: Laila Azhar Romper

29/49 :Laila Azhar Romper

Retro rompers have made their way back into fashion this spring. This brilliant blue romper has a button-up front and tie at the waist.

30 /49: Lilly Pulitzer Tunic and Bermuda Shorts

30/49 :Lilly Pulitzer Tunic and Bermuda Shorts

For a casual look that is still very feminine, wear a white tunic top like this one from Lilly Pulitzer with a pair of colorful print bermuda shorts.

31 /49: Marc by Marc Jacobs Ambrosia Top

31/49 :Marc by Marc Jacobs Ambrosia Top

Ruffles aren't just for dressing up. This blue ruffled top from Marc by Marc Jacobs is great for casual wear. Pair it with your favorite jeans or white capri pants.

32 /49: Missoni Striped Dress

32/49 :Missoni Striped Dress

Go retro with this simple long-sleeved dress from Missoni. It features multi-colored stripes and a bateau neckline. Add a pair of strappy platform sandals for an evening out.

33 /49: Miu Miu Geometric Print Skirt

33/49 :Miu Miu Geometric Print Skirt

This pleated silk skirt features a subtle geometric print. This Miu Miu skirt will go from the office to Happy Hour without missing a beat.

34 /49: Nanette Lepore Embracing Jacket

34/49 :Nanette Lepore Embracing Jacket

Short-sleeved jackets are trendy right now. This red one from Nanette Lepore features a modern shape and vibrant color. Pair it with jeans on the weekend or a pencil skirt at the office.

35 /49: Nanette Lepore Nice Girl Dress

35/49 :Nanette Lepore Nice Girl Dress

This dress from Nanette Lepore features a feminine style and sunny yellow color. Add a pair of slide sandals and you'll be set for a spring party.

36 /49: Oscar de la Renta Floral Coat

36/49 :Oscar de la Renta Floral Coat

Top your favorite sleeveless sheath with this cap-sleeved coat from Oscar de la Renta. The floral print will add a blast of colors to your look.

37 /49: Phillip Lim Mosaic Patchwork Dress

37/49 :Phillip Lim Mosaic Patchwork Dress

Black and white geometric prints are a trendy option right now. This dress features a patchwork skirt combined with a black top. Look for graphic prints in everything from dresses to handbags to shoes.

38 /49: Phillip Lim Pink Tuxedo Shirt

38/49 :Phillip Lim Pink Tuxedo Shirt

This tuxedo shirt goes feminine with its soft pink color and feminine frills. This cotton top would be a great addition to your work wardrobe this season.

39 /49: See by Chloe Embroidery Dress

39/49 :See by Chloe Embroidery Dress

As you probably know, yellow is one of the hottest colors of the year. This simple linen dress features embroidered dots throughout the yellow fabric. Its scalloped edges give it a flirty appeal.

40 /49: Single Embellished Colorblock Dress

40/49 :Single Embellished Colorblock Dress

This colorblock dress combines bright orange and neon pink for a spectacular result. This Single dress features jeweled detailing at the neck and waist. The pleated A-line skirt will flatter any figure.

41 /49: Splendid Ombre V-Neck Dress

41/49 :Splendid Ombre V-Neck Dress

Ombre fading has been popular for a few seasons now and it continues through spring. This Splendid dress comes in Clover, Sunset or Mud ombre and has an asymmetrical bottom hem.

42 /49: Temperley London Leopard-print Harem Pants

42/49 :Temperley London Leopard-print Harem Pants

Straight from the runway comes these Temperley London harem pants. Take a walk on the wild side with the fun leopard print. From a casual day of shopping to a hot spring party, you can wear these comfy, chic pants just about anywhere.

43 /49: Tibi Hyacinth One Shoulder Dress

43/49 :Tibi Hyacinth One Shoulder Dress

This chiffon one shoulder dress from Tibi features a quilted applique at the shoulder and a brilliant green color. This easy-to-wear style is perfect for springtime.

44 /49: Tibi Secret Garden Print Dress

44/49 :Tibi Secret Garden Print Dress

This red Tibi dress blooms with a vivid floral print. This short-sleeved dress has a ruffled neckline and side slit pockets.

45 /49: Valentino Ruffled Dress

45/49 :Valentino Ruffled Dress

This ruffle-front purple dress from the Red Valentino collection is a pretty option for springtime. It has a Peter Pan collar and cap sleeves. Add a pair of peep-toe pumps and you'll be set.

46 /49: Vince Boyfriend Chinos

46/49 :Vince Boyfriend Chinos

If you are looking for a relaxed pair of pants without the baggy harem design, check out these boyfriend chinos from Vince. These pants feature a cropped, cuff style that is comfortable and relaxed.

47 /49: Velvet Rose Blouse

47/49 :Velvet Rose Blouse

Rose prints don't have to look like your grandma's couch or kitchen curtains. They can actually be very pretty. This pink and brown rose print top has a gathered v-neckline that creates gentle pleating.

48 /49: Vera Wang Short Sleeve Floral Jacket

48/49 :Vera Wang Short Sleeve Floral Jacket

This belted short-sleeved jacket from the Vera Wang Lavender Label has foldover lapels and a belt included. Add this spring jacket to your favorite little black dress.

49 /49: Vivienne Westwood Petti Drawers Shorts

49/49 :Vivienne Westwood Petti Drawers Shorts

It's a skirt. No it's shorts. Actually it's a skort. These yellow and black print shorts give off the appearance of a skirt, so you can wear them to the office or out on the town.