These Spring Accessories Will Transform Your Style

Put a little pep into your look this season with fun, bright bags, shoes, and jewelry.

Shannon Greer
Put a little pep into your look this season with fun, bright bags, shoes, and jewelry.
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Shannon Greer
Step Into Spring

This season's trendiest shoes are anything but paint-by-numbers.

Shoes, clockwise from bottom left:
• Painted cork flats, $125,
• Floral pumps, $120, Ivanka Trump;
• Green perforated flats, $198,
• Pink striped sling-backs, $135, Isaac Mizrahi New York;
• Cobalt pointed-toe flats, $229,
• Stacked-heel sandals, $128,

On model: Dress, $229, Lauren Ralph Lauren; . Clutch, $49, .

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Mix & Mingle

Add downtown hip to a classic navy skirt with grommeted sandals and a bright bag. Neutral touches, right, let a head-turning skirt grab the spotlight.

Left:
• Top, $36, and pencil skirt, $36, Worthington;
• Neon short cord necklace, $78, Bluma Project;
• Blue and pink necklace, $119,
• Gold ring, $120, Kenneth Jay Lane; Bloomingdale's
• Red-and-pink bag, $228, Lauren Ralph Lauren;
• Black sandals, $286,

Right:
• Blouse, $76,
• Skirt, $215, Tibi;
• Gold watch, $145,
• Clutch, $57,
• Nude sandals, $140,

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Pile It On

Layer, layer, layer: Mix bold and delicate jewelry, like this chunky choker and pendant, over long, barely-there chains.

On model:
• Biker jacket, $84, Jennifer Lopez;
• T-shirt, $40,
• Jeans, $130,
• Choker, $292,
• Initial necklace, $28, Blu Bijoux;
• Red statement necklace, $98,
• Long thin necklaces, $98 each,
• Belt, $15,
• Beaded bracelet, $128,
• Rhinestone bracelet, $158,

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Put Your Best Foot Forward

Behold the outfit-altering power of shoes: A petal-strewn sweater and a pastel skirt go in a whole new direction with a fast change of footwear.

Sweater, $195, . Skirt, $118, . Earrings, $28, . Swarovski cuffs, $92 to $145, .

Shoes, from left: Red heels, $135, Isaac Mizrahi New York; . Pink flats, $98, . Gray sandals, $60, Jennifer Lopez; .

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Show Your Primary Colors

Head into summer with a red, white and blue tasseled shoulder bag that's as crisp as a regatta flag. Team with whale-motif canvas flats — a witty nod to boat shoes — and a tweed-textured cotton skirt for the freshest take on all-American hues.

Skirt, $99, . Bag, $65, . Smoking slippers, $138, .

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In the Bag

Who says an investment bag has to be a safe, neutral color and shape? These attention-getters have enough style to carry an outfit — and you'll carry 'em for years. Try satchels big and small in can't-miss hues (like acid yellow, neon pink, or cobalt blue); cool, semitransparent PVC totes; and clutches embellished with buckles and pleats. for equally chic purses under $50.

Left column, top to bottom:
• Clutch, $395, Lauren Moffatt for Lauren Merkin;
• Bowling bag, $37,
• Floral bag, $398,
• Blue bag, $238, Calvin Klein;
• Brown satchel, $425,

Middle column, top to bottom:
• Clutch, $248,
• Woven bag, $299,
• Yellow satchel, $395,
• Color-block satchel, $224, Isaac Mizrahi Live;
• Lilac clutch, $295,

Right column, top to bottom:
• Neon mini tote, $195, Rebecca Minkoff;
• Crossbody bag, $132, Isaac Mizrahi Live;
• Leather-and-PVC tote, $350,
• Color-block tote, $128,

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