Plaid Pieces Strictly for Spring a la Irina Shayk

spring plaid

Irina Shayk in New York City; Image: Raymond Hall/GC Images/Getty Images

Irina Shayk has become a real street style star. She’s been snapped in all kinds of covetable clothing recently, from a fierce shearling jacket to printed double denim. But it’s one of her latest looks, a blazer and skirt set reminiscent of Cher Horowitz, that really caught our attention. Why? Because it proves how cool spring plaid pieces can be.

While the in-demand model’s Vivienne Westwood Spring 2021 combo is a little above our pay grade, we found several suitable alternatives. Plaid is most often connected to fall, but throw in a few vibrant or pastel shades and voilà. You’ve got one snazzy spring-appropriate item.

You don’t have to rock tartan on top and bottom, though. You can simply style a plaid top with jeans. Or a plaid miniskirt with a crisp button-down or band tee. The options are actually pretty endless.

Keep reading to discover the best spring plaid pieces to flaunt as things heat up.