With all the recent buzz focused on fall trends from New York Fashion Week, it’s easy to forget about that other little season called spring that comes first. Now is the perfect time to beat the winter blues by getting a head start on your spring wardrobe. Here are the top five spring trends you’ll want come spring, and how to get them now.
Booties aren’t just for cold winter nights, add a peep-toe and they are warm weather ready. Hit the pavement this spring in bright colored or cut-out booties paired with your favorite short dress. Try these colorful booties by N.Y.L.A. ($68.37), metallic and suede booties by Claudie Ciuti ($186), or cut-out and grommet booties by Boutique 9 ($179.95).
All things feather will be flying off the shelves come spring. This flirty spring trend gives basic looks textured accents. You can throw on one of these breezy feather tops- Madison Marcus ($215), Karina Grimaldi ($140), Patterson J. ($52)– with a pair of sleek skinny jeans, or dress them up with a simple miniskirt.
Celebrities have been rocking the one shoulder look all over the red carpets, but luckily this is a spring trend that can be for evening or daytime. Try a bright color for daytime like this yellow dress by Victoria’s Secret ($68) or go for drama with ruffles by Banana Republic ($49.99), or a longer sleeve by Rachel Pally ($105.50).
Exotic animal prints served as inspiration for designers this spring. Add a splash of color with a red leopard wristlet from Marc by Marc Jacobs ($168) and try mix and matching it with a snakeskin print tee by Nation ($114). Look at rainy days at another opportunity to show off your style with these equestrian style rain boots from dav English ($80).
Lacy camis aren’t just for the bedroom anymore. Sheer, lace, and silk feminine looks that ooze sex appeal are what’s on tap for spring evening wear. Go bold with an all sheer lace blouse by Victorialand ($99) or just hint at the spring trend with a lace lined tank by Robbi & Nikki ($101.99). For a daytime party, try a vintage-inspired white lace top by Beyond Vintage ($180).
We’ve got more of the best spring clothes and accessories with our guides to the best rain boots, pleated skirts, and more. Get the low down on all of the online bargains with our list of this week’s online sample sales.