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Alternative Nation

This spring’s looks hark back to the brooding attitude of ’90s grunge. Get ready to rock.

March 2013

TOP IT OFF
Proenza Schouler degradé cotton sweater, $575; cotton jersey T-shirt, $280; chambray skirt, $575; and Alexander Wang reversible cashmere beanie, $215; all Nordstrom, 2810 E. First Ave., 720-746-2424, shop.nordstrom.com. Maison Martin Margiela leather peep-toe boots, $830, Max, 264 Detroit St., 303-321-4949, maxclothing.com. Elizabeth Knight brass plated in gold disk cuff, $154; and green onyx bullet cuff, $440; both Goldyn, 2040 W. 30th Ave., 720-489-0580, shopgoldyn.com.

MISS WORLD
Brunello Cucinelli knit-combo dress, $1,385, Neiman Marcus, 3030 E. First Ave., 303-329-2600, neimanmarcus.com. Frank & Eileen cotton plaid shirt, $198, Garbarini, 3003 E. Third Ave., 303-333-8686, garbarinishop.com. Kir Collection sterling silver and mother-of-pearl Brianna Station necklace, $2,035; The Woods sterling silver and pavé diamond wasp pendant necklace, $1,980; and Iosselliani mixed stack bangles with rhinestones, $478; all Goldyn. Rhinestone tiara, Flossy McGrew’s, 1824 S. Broadway, 303-778-0853.

RED HOT
Stella McCartney viscose blazer, $1,695, Neiman Marcus. Miss Wu cashmere sweater, $295, Nordstrom. ALC viscose drawstring trouser, $395, Neiman Marcus. Elizabeth Knight crystal handlet brass-plated in 14-karat gold, $165, Goldyn. Christian Louboutin Decollette polka-dot watersnake red sole pump, $795, Neiman Marcus.

BUNDLED UP
Brunello Cucinelli satin tailcoat tank, $930; and fringe vest, $1,335; both Neiman Marcus. Pamela Love Talon Cuff in 14-karat gold over brass, $920, Goldyn.

ON THE TOWN
Rebecca Taylor demi peplum shell, $350, rebeccataylor.com. Maison Martin Margiela leather-paneled stretch cotton legging, $895; and leather peep-toe slide, $700; both Max. Alexis Bittar Lucite and Swarovski crystal bangles, starting at $65 each, Nordstrom.

OUTSHINED
Theyskens’ Theory mohair and silk ombré sweater, $425; and silk pants, $395; both Nordstrom. Maison Martin Margiela leather peep-toe boots, $830, Max. Suzannah Wainhouse brass Queen ring, $396, Goldyn. Kala Jones sunglasses, $195, Europtics, 100 Fillmore St., 303-321-3000, europtics.net.

WELL SUITED
Maison Martin Margiela wool and satin jacket, $1,495, Max. 3.1 Phillip Lim cupro pant, $395; and silk Henley blouse, $375; both Nordstrom. Charlotte Olympia cat-face velvet skimmer, $595, Neiman Marcus. Marcia Moran titanium Druzy geode rings, $250 each, Garbarini.

GUITAR HERO
Isabel Marant crepe-jacquard blazer, $930; Étoile Isabel Marant cotton gauze shirt, $185; Raquel Allegra cotton lace vest, $425; and A.L.C. silk pant, $395; all Max. Marcia Moran black and white geode ring, $229, Garbarini.

DOUBLE CROSS
VPL silk Insertion Narrow Midi Dress, $425; and Suzannah Wainhouse brass and oxidized silver cross dagger necklace, $308; both Goldyn.

Hair: Matthew Morris/Matthew Morris Salon
Makeup: Katelyn Simkins
Model: Brittni Tucker/Donna Baldwin Agency
Fashion Assistant: Tanner Brown