We just love spring! We’re feeling super inspired by the lovely weather, trees in bloom and all the bright colors so we’ve decided to do a top featuring this season’s must-have fashion accessories!
Here are the top 5 accessories for Spring 2011 according to La Purse:
1. Big Floppy Straw Hats
Remember when we said that the retro trend is making a huge comeback this season? We did not lie! Not only retro dresses are a big spring staple, floppy straw hats a la the ’70s are one of the season’s must-have accessories. Not only they’ll keep you safe from UV rays, but they also offer a dose of style to your spring attire.
Large Straw Stripe Sun Hat, $29.99
2. Animal Print Scarves
It’s official: animal print will never go out of style. This trend is continuously making successful comebacks season after season. This spring, fashion experts advise us to add a touch of elegance to our outfits with a chic animal print scarf.
Double Layered Zebra Print Silk Scarf, Brown Double Layered Animal Print Silk Scarf, Blue Double Layered Animal Print Silk Scarf, $18.95 each, available at LaPurse.com
3. Funky Sunglasses
You might know this trend by the name of “bug-eyed” or “cat-eye” sunglasses. If until now, you’ve been shy to try on a pair, let us tell you that this spring large, funky sunglasses are a must-have accessory. Over sized sunglasses have been a trend for some time, with celebs such as Nicole Richie, Victoria Beckham, Kim Kardashian and many more sporting the funky accessories on several occasions.
P.S This season, feel free to opt for colored frames or/and colored lens!
Bebe Sunglasses $9 , Popkiller Original Sunglasses $13 , Heart Sunglasses $12.00
4. Big, bold, statement bangles
You’ve probably figured it out by now: spring 2011 is the season to get creative and have tons of fun with fashion accessories! So far, we’ve had big hats, animal print scarves, bug-eyed glasses, next stop on our list: big, colored bangles.
Blu Bijoux Turquoise Resin-Cut Cabochon Bangle $36.00 from maxandchloe.com, Color Pop Bangles $9.80 from Forever21 and Ethnic Bangle Pack $40.00 from TOPSHOP
5. Stylish Leather Satchels
Complete your spring accessories collection with a fashionable and functional leather satchel in this seasons hit colors: tan and beige.
Call It Spring Satchel $79.99 from Zappos.com , Beige faux snake skin satchel bag approx. $104.00 from Debenhams.com and Melie Bianco Madison Small Satchel $82.00 from Piperlime.com
Don’t shy away from telling us which accessories will you be shopping for this spring!