Spring Forward: Nifesimi Oluwole

By: Kate Bennett

Blog: Skinny Hipster

Blogging since: 2006.

Currently in my closet: “Bold colors, prints, anything inspired by my Nigerian roots.”

Style credo: “Be yourself.”

Favorite spring trend: “Black-and-white combinations—who would have thought these would be ‘it’ for a season like spring?”

Floral-print trench coat, $248 at C. Wonder (Tysons Corner Center); “Shane” tank, $194 (available this summer; see raefrancis.com for store locations); “Ribbon Mini” skirt in lemon by Milly, $235 at Wink (3109 M St., NW; 202-338-9465); “Hitchup” pump, $385 at Stuart Weitzman (Westfield Montgomery Mall); Patricia Robalino diamond-and-gold pendant earrings, $3,075, and Asha by ADM moonstone cocktail ring, $693, both at Dalton Pratt (1742 Wisconsin Ave., NW; 202-333-3256).