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22 Essentials to Add to Your Spring Wardrobe

The sun is shining, the flowers are blooming, and your turtlenecks and puffers are tucked away in storage—it's officially time for some spring-friendly splurges. Here, we've rounded up 22 pieces to complete your May wardrobe.

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Everlane The ’90s Cheeky Straight Jean

Everlane's brand new denim style, a '90s-inspired, straight-leg jean, comes in the perfect ankle length to pair with your favorite sandals.

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Maryam Nassir Zadeh Sophie Heeled Slide

A block heel transitions well from jeans-weather to shorts-weather. Opt for a pop of color to add some pizzazz. 

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Ganni Billie Sunglasses

Block out the rays with these oversized caramel sunnies from Ganni.

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Acne Studios Cotton and Linen-Blend Trench Coat

A trench coat makes every list of wardrobe staples, but why go for the traditional khaki color when you can rock this pistachio-green shade?

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Trademark Large Gingham Grocery Tote

This gingham tote is big enough to fit all your carry-on flight essentials, groceries, or weekend trip necessities. 

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Stella McCartney Spiral Tie-Dye Tee

Have you heard? Tie-dye's back in style this season, and we're totally on board.

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Mango Belt Line Trousers

When it comes to spring workwear, we're all about a chic pleated trouser.

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See by Chloe Printed Puff Sleeve Dress

The inspiration for this pick was brought to you by Kacey Musgraves' "Butterflies," which we've all been listening to nonstop.

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Everlane Carpenter Pant

These are our favorite everyday pants—they can be easily dressed up or down with just a few tweaks of shirts and shoes.

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H&M Pile Hooded Jacket

For the brisker days, snag this cozy (and super affordable) hoodie from H&M.

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Nike Court Royale Sneakers

Trust us—white sneakers make every casual spring outfit a little bit better (and comfier).

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UO Kimmy Gingham High-Rise Bike Short

Bike shorts are coming in hot for spring—try the new trend for yourself with these printed ones from Urban Outfitters.

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Gap Relaxed Denim Overalls

Turn the country-inspired overall trend city-chic with the help of stylish footwear, statement accessories, and a cool tee underneath.

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Rachel Comey Fond Pullover

When it comes to loungewear, we could live in this pullover from Rachel Comey.

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Shimmery Gilded Hair Claw Clip

We're obsessed with hair accessories over here, and this one is so chic (at a price you simply can't beat).

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Something Navy Denim Jacket

A denim jacket is a spring must-have, and we like the slightly faded light wash of this one.

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Frances Austen Lantern Sleeve Sweater

For cooler spring days, opt for a lightweight sweater. This 100% cashmere knit from Frances Austen will do the trick with its pretty macaroon pink color and chic billowed sleeves.

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TKEES Alex Slides

We're pretty sure these are the perfect daytime slides, with their terra cotta shade and smooth, matte leather.

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J. Hannah Siren Pinky Ring

Now that bulky winter hats, gloves, and coats are put away, we can finally show off the dainty jewelry that was hidden underneath.

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Cult Gaia Luna Crossbody Bag

This structured acrylic crossbody holds all your purse essentials and shows them off.

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