With spring officially here, you may be looking to update your wardrobe. One of the easiest ways to do this is through your accessories. Imagine it like giving a room a fresh coat of paint. With just some subtle changes your outfits can look new, trendy and become much more enjoyable to wear. Check out these ten spring accessories trends that will instantly update your wardrobe for the upcoming season.
1. Peep Toe Booties
Women loved their booties this fall. While peep toe booties are not new, they have finally morphed into something that women will like this spring. Not looking forward to putting your booties away? Don’t despair, there will be plenty of spring/summer styles that are sandal/booties hybrids this year.
2. Blanket Scarves
Blanket scarves certainly aren’t a new trend, they were hot for fall and winter. However, don’t store them away just yet. With a cool chill in the air, these large scarves can be wrapped around your lightweight coat for an extra layer of warmth, used as a scarf with your favorite blazer and even used as a wrap with formal dresses.
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4. Layered Necklaces
Layered necklaces has definitely been an emerging trend for some time now. Women everywhere are wearing more than one necklace to achieve this effortlessly stylish look. While laying a few of your own necklaces will certainly work, there are many jewelry companies out there selling these layered styles already done for you
5. Stacked Bracelets
Stacking bracelets is another trend that has been emerging for some time, and this spring it will continue. This is one of the easiest trends to do yourself. All you have to do is grab a few of your favorite bracelet styles and load up your wrist. Feel free to mix metals, add colorful bangles and even a watch. The more the better.
6. Block Heel Sandals
Block heels sandals are everywhere and a comfortable staple that will give your wardrobe an instant update. Have a few maxi dresses from last summer that you want to wear this year? Try changing out your flat sandals with sandals that have a chunkier heel.
7. Statement Earrings
Statement earrings continue to be a trend for spring. With up swept hair and shorter haircuts all the rage, statement earrings add finish to a look and bring the attention towards your face. Believe it or not, the trend is even moving towards wearing just one statement earring. How 80’s! Don’t know how large your earrings should be? Check out this handy guide.
8. Lace Up Flats
Every woman has at least one pair of ballerina flats in her wardrobe. This spring, the shoe that has been the most popular is getting a tweak with laces. It’s a popular trend, but a tricky one to pull off. If you have large ankles and calves or heavy legs, the lace up ballerina flats may make your legs look bigger and your ankles heavier, so proceed with caution. It might be better to stick with the classic ballerina style. Here are some tips on how to wear them.
9. Natural Jewelry
Natural wood and minerals like quartz and agate are having their moments right now. You may see a lot of stone necklaces in the stores and are wondering how to wear them. Most of these jewelry styles have a natural and organic look to them so make sure your outfit looks right with jewelry that a less than polished touch. Keep your outfit minimal and let the jewelry take center stage.
10. Chain Hardware Handbags
Check out all the chains that will be present on handbag this spring. Don’t think Gothic or industrial, imagine Chanel, if you will. Very ladylike and spring.
The right accessories trends are the ones that are right for you
The most important thing to keep in mind is that fashion and accessory trend reports are to be seen as guideposts in helping you discern what is and isn’t right for you. Just because it is popular does not mean you have to purchase it. Use the top ten list above to help you figure out what should be added to your wardrobe this season.