The fashion gods want you to show your stripes this spring with all the colorful stripes seen on the runways of London, Paris, Milan and New York. From Marc Jacobs to Oscar de la Renta, Dolce & Gabbana, to Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors and Alexander Wang, no one is safe from stripes. Whether in a voluminous gown for an evening affair or in a cropped top and skirt for a day out with the girls (think Carrie Bradshaw), stripes are back in a big way. So how can the average girl wear this look without looking like a prison inmate from Oh Brother Where Art Thou? We’ve put together six ways to rock the look without looking silly.