ondering what must-have looks to add to your spring wardrobe? Here’s some advice from a pro. Meet Fashion Island Personal Shopper Sara Aplanap. We all look forward to a little retail therapy now and then. But shopping for a new spring wardrobe or the perfect outfit for a special occasion can be a daunting process. Enter Sara Aplanap, a savvy stylist with Fashion Island’s complimentary personal shopping service. She’s part of a team of equitalented fashion mavens who work one-on-one with clients. They have access to every store, will act as your personal guide on your shopping excursion and book customized appointments designed to suit your needs. Or you can simply call the Fashion Island® team and let them know what you’re looking for, and they’ll take care of the shopping for you. The service is designed to make shopping easier than ever — and there’s no additional cost. To get the ball rolling, here’s a peek at a few of Sara’s favorite spring things.

Luxe Haves

Every stylish woman has her seasonal stash of dresses and separates and glittery baubles reserved for just the right occasion.

MULTICOLORED JACKET by Alice + Olivia, 949.269.3644, aliceandolivia.com

ROSE METALLIC DRESS by Rebecca Taylor, 949.610.0922, rebeccataylor.com

TRILLIANT COLLECTION EARRINGS by Hueb, Hyde Park Jewelers, 949.721.9010, rebeccataylor.com

IRIZA CREATIVE FABRIC PUMP by Christian Louboutin, Neiman Marcus, 949.759.1900, rebeccataylor.com

Fashion Trailblazer

Nothing finishes an ensemble the way a blazer can. It’s a perfect topper to take a look from casual to chic.

LAVENDER ROSE blazer by Joie, 949.759.0472, Joie.com


Blue for You

Denim — it’s become a staple in every fashionista’s wardrobe, and this season’s inspired offerings include something for everyone.



LUMINOR 3 DAYS WATCH by Panerai, Hyde Park Jewelers

RUCHED-FRONT DRESS by Rebecca Taylor

Sorbet Shades

Never been a fan of eye-popping brights? Then you’re in luck because those soft, yummy sorbet hues are making a splash this season.

SPEARMINT DRESS by Rebecca Taylor

SILK AND CHAIN TASSEL EARRINGS by Oscar de la Renta, Neiman Marcus

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