This season's versions—featuring floaty fabrics, bold colors, and unexpected prints—are grown-up, not schoolgirl.

What type of shoes it works with: Kitten heel, t-strap heel, and bootie.

From left to right: Kitten heel, Kate Spade New York, $328, T-strap heel, Tory Burch, $425, Bootie, BCBGeneration, $118, for stores. Skirt, Worthington, $25,

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