Spring’s Best Accessories Inspire a Gentler Way of Life

Photographer Zoe Ghertner captures this season’s most compelling pieces along the Los Angeles coastline.

Written by W Magazine
Photographs by Zoë Ghertner

A model wearing designer flat leather slippers with a metal buckle for spring
Photographed by Zoë Ghertner.

After long winters in colder climes, California often emerges as a beacon of warmth, sunshine, and hope. This season is no different. For spring, embrace a soft glow: Imagine the sun setting over the Pacific Coast Highway, or a day on the Venice Beach Boardwalk, with accessories that evoke gentle, tranquil feelings.

Balenciaga bag; Sunspel T-shirt; Jade Swim bikini bottom.

Miu Miu mules; Khaite sweater.

Hermès sandals and dress.

From left: Bottega Veneta bag and halter jumpsuit; Bottega Veneta necklace and dress.

Loewe boots; the Row dress.

Celine by Hedi Slimane bag; the Row shirt and shorts.Models: Anna Cordell at Midland Agency; Nuage Lepage at Viva Model Management; Anna Tihonchuk at Vision Los Angeles; Mouna Fadiga at Photogenics; Casting by Rachel Chandler at Midland Agency. Set design by Spencer Vrooman.