If you haven’t already picked up a straw bag, the time is now. It’s a chic way to embrace a trend, while still making sure that the shape and size of the bag make sense for your life. This small option has a detachable lining and is perfect for your next date night or brunch get-together. - Alexandra Donaldson, fashion & beauty editor
Straw Bag, $33, hm.com.
Take a break from your hoops and switch to these simple, yet edgy, drop earrings. Whether you are a minimalist who loves basics or in search of the perfect accessory to complement an outfit for a special occasion, this super versatile rose gold pair is sure to take you from day to night. - Samara Abells, fashion & beauty intern
Design Lab Lord & Taylor Round and Oval Cut Out Earrings, $16, thebay.com.
When it comes to spring’s heavy hitters the shirt dress will go the distance in your wardrobe. Sure, there are a multitude of dress trends but every season we find ourselves re-falling in love with the belted shirtdress. We adore this one from Japanese retailer, Uniqlo. - Julia McEwen, fashion and beauty director
Cotton striped long sleeve shirt dress, $50, uniqlo.com/ca.