There’s no doubt pastels are hot for Spring, but what is up for debate is how to wear them without looking like a 12-year-old. Here, fashion contributor Patrice J. Williams grants us her favorite picks that will have you looking pretty, polished and professional in pastel.

Patrice J. Williams is a NYC-based writer and on-air style expert behind Looking Fly on a Dime. Her motto is your style is never determined by your wallet. Follow Patrice on Twitter and Instagram for daily style inspiration.