With music festival season kicking off in the Indio desert this weekend, we take a moment to reflect on what’s really important: the clothes. We are Barneys New York, after all! While the music is the draw, if you’re reading this, then you know well enough, your eyes will be on what everyone is wearing.

Even if you’re not Coachella-bound, take a little trip with us as we embark on the ultimate designer-fueled, concert-going wardrobe fantasy as illustrated by artist Justin Teodoro. Inspired by some of the headlining artists that are a must-hear this season, we put together five looks worthy of your sublime fashion sense.

 

Caribou, Panda Bear, Flying Lotus, Chvrches

Christopher Kane’s signature modern aesthetic and knack for manipulating eye-popping prints speaks to your experimental, electronic festival lineup. Accompanied by electric blue lightning-edge DITA sunnies, an Opening Ceremony fiery red backpack, and Marni sandals (with contoured footbed so you can dance, dance, dance!), your standout ensemble is a vibrant version of pure fun.

Christopher Kane
CHRISTOPHER KANE Rope-Print Sweatshirt / CHRISTOPHER KANE Rope Appliqué Mini Skirt / DITA Hurricane Sunglasses / OPENING CEREMONY Izzy Convertible Backpack / MARNI Crisscross-Strap Slingback Sandals

Wilco, Father John Misty, Kurt Vile

Good vibes, homegrown spirit, and lived-in comforts are the DNA of indie-folk souls. That can be said for both the bands and designers you love. Isabel Marant, MadeWorn, Jerome Dreyfuss—yep, that’s the stuff. Pile it on, and never take it off.

Isabel Marant
ISABEL MARANT Bastien Shirt / ISABEL MARANT Cuffed Verna Shorts / MADEWORN Pink Floyd T-Shirt / JEROME DREYFUSS Gary Small Crossbody / RAY-BAN Folding Clubmaster / GOLDEN GOOSE Distressed Rennie Fringe Ankle Boots

Florence and the Machine, FKA Twigs, St. Vincent

A Valentino LBD for power ladies who know how to ‘frock out’—meaning, you know how to take a gorgeous, intricate dress and turn it on its head with stomp-to-the-beat boots without losing any of its (or your) strong feminine vibes. Add a swipe of waterproof Armani Eye & Brow Maestro in gold—a product made with onstage performers in mind—for a finishing pop.

Valentino
VALENTINO Beaded & Appliquéd Trumpet Dress / KAREN WALKER Deep Worship Sunglasses / MARK CROSS Grace Small Trunk Bag / VALENTINO Rockstud Biker Boots / ARMANI Eye & Brow Maestro

D’Angelo, Alabama Shakes, Jack White, Tame Impala

Take a page out of Hedi Slimane’s diary, and tap into the retro cool Saint Laurent mood. The denim you wear should feel like it could have been patched together while funk beats and velvety soul cranked out of a crackling record in the background. As a revivalist, you know that ’60s and ’70s ruled, so go for solid gold and embrace the sounds and styles that capture this sentiment.

Saint Laurent
SAINT LAURENT Floral Georgette Peasant Blouse / SAINT LAURENT Appliquéd & Studded Jeans Mini-Skirt / RAG & BONE Mini Enfield Bag / PERSOL Rectangular Frame Sunglasses / SAINT LAURENT Strappy Gladiator Sandals

Kendrick Lamar, Childish Gambino, Atmosphere, Run the Jewels

You’re the master of the mix and match. The high and the low, the old school and the new, it doesn’t matter where it came from—if it looks fresh, you’re down. The flashes of something hard and sleek like Dior’s new metalic sunglasses, and the slinky body-hugging reimagined Paco Rabanne chain mail skirt/tank duo, paired with athletic showstoppers, will have you running the town.

Paco
PACO RABANNE Chainmail Tank / PACO RABANNE Chainmail Wrap Skirt / ADIDAS X MARY KATRANTZOU Trefoil-Print Track Jacket / GIVENCHY Mini Pepe Pandora Messenger / DIOR Metallic Sunglasses / BUSCEMI “100MM” Sneakers with Padlock

 

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