By Wendy Wallace
Apr 23, 2015 @ 11:59 am
Indigital (5)

Pastel pieces are traditionally sweet, but for spring, designers gave one soft shade—lavender—a tougher, cooler spin. Derek Lam offset the pretty pastel with a sleek frills-free leather blazer, while DSquared2 eschewed customary colors and went with a lavender suit. From moto jackets to sleek zip-up one-pieces, shop our favorite lavender pieces that bring the edge.

Pixie Market jacket, $79;


Pair this cropped jacket with high-waisted navy flares for a modern nautical feel.

RELATED: Shop the Trend: Colorful Suede for Spring

Lisa Marie Fernandez swimsuit, $325;


Look chic poolside, and wrap a sarong at the waist for après swim cocktails.

Tome trousers, $800;


This waist-cinching style looks best with a tucked-in simple white tank.

Front Row Shop top, $34;


Try an unexpected color combo and wear this top with a burgundy A-line skirt.

Markus Lupfer dress, $745;


Feeling flirty? Go luxe with a jacquard woven dress—perfect for a summer wedding.

Marissa Webb tunic, $398;


Wear on its own or layer this tunic over skinny cropped pants.

RELATED: The Top 10 Best Trench Coats to Buy Right Now

J.Crew shirt, $80;


This one is an unexpected alternative to classic blue shirting.

Agent Provocateur bra, $220;


For when you want to wear lavender, but want to keep it to yourself. The pop of neon brings a little something extra.

Eddie Borgo bracelet, $325;


This piece is both sweet and vicious at the same time.

Illesteva sunglasses, $177;


Consider these the modern-day version of "rose-colored" glasses.

Zara tank top, $30;


Pair this skimpy tank with a longer camel skirt and stacked heels.

RELATED: 6 Styling Tricks from the Fall Runways to Try Right Now