ARENA Bikini style - off the runway

ELLEN DAHL LAWSON | Updated 3/27/2014

Thinking about our spring color palettes and not-frozen bodies of water.

 

Timmy Wagner
25, Dancer with ARENA Dances and server at The Lowry

What are you wearing? Barney's jacket, thrifted T-shirt, Zara pants, Steve Madden boots. 

How do you start prepping for beach season? Switching my treaded bike tires to orange city tires and taking out the cold-weather insert from my helmet.

Pool, lake or ocean? Ocean is dreamiest, but I love Minnesota lakes.

Your color palette for this spring? Floral prints, red on red.

 

 

Joua Angela Yang
21, director of communications @ Fashion Odds Magazine

What are you wearing? Forever21 rain coat, Zara heels, cut-off H&M dressed into a crop, skirt from the Ole thrift shop.

Describe your style: Classy and sassy is my style.

Pool, lake or ocean? The ocean for sure!

Your color palette for this spring? Royal blue and white.

 

 

Duncan Schultz
26, professional dancer

What are you wearing? Eastland black leather ankle boot, G-Star jeans, Target black V-neck under an All Saints Japanese cloth jacket with an All Saints black leather jacket on top.

Describe your style: Basics with investment pieces. 

How do you start prepping for beach season? I'm always ready for beach season with my job. No prep needed.

Your color palette for this spring? The classic white, cream and navy blue with a brown belt to tie it all together. Oh and don't forget the bow tie.

 

 

Allegra Lockstadt
25, freelance illustrator, designer and project manager

What are you wearing? Forever21 blazer, J.Crew blouse, pants are from H&M, shoes are Nine West.

Describe your style: For this event, I decided to go prep. I love how crisp and put together yet relaxed that look can be.

Pool, lake or ocean? Lakes and oceans, please.

Your color palette for this spring? I am a big fan of light grays and neutrals with a pop of color, such as coral, pink or yellow.