Think Spring: Inspiring Finds

The thaw has begun. Patches of green grass are becoming visible, the days are getting longer, and the crocuses are peeking out of the ground. Unfortunately we can’t go from the long, cold winter to a total spring embrace over a weekend, but these little bright spots can inspire hope for the new season. Add a pop of springtime color, or a floral pattern, or really anything that makes you feel warm and happy. Spring is springing, and here are some inspiring items to get the season into full swing.

Follow Me on Pinterest | Posted: 08 Mar, 2011 by Rene

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  • iPhone 4 Cover


    If you’re stuck in the office on a gorgeous sunny day, at least your phone will be just as sunny in this vibrant striped case. Bonus, the bright colors mean never losing your phone at the bottom of your bag.

    $35 at Kate Spade New York | Buy

    | Posted 11 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Avobath Bath Bomb


    Get your skin ready for some exposure. Creamy avocado and zingy lemongrass create the perfect blend of moisture and aroma. Drop the Avobath bomb in your tub and let the fizzy effervescence do all the work of softening and spring-ifying your skin.

    $7 at Lush | Buy

    | Posted 11 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • You Are My Sunshine Print


    Tell someone- or remind yourself- how they brighten your life with this 11 X 14 modern take on the classic ode to appreciation. The sunny hues and lovely message instantly boost your spirits and make you smile. This would also make for a cute touch to a new baby’s room.

    $30 at sugarfresh | Buy

    | Posted 11 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Lemlem Split Scarf


    Beautiful berry pinks and bold navy create a perfect one-two punch of color that will draw attention to your smiling face. This ultra lightweight scarf is an ideal finishing touch, perfect for throwing over a t-shirt or sweater to pull it all together and polish off your oh-so casual bohemian spring look.

    $130 at JCrew | Buy

    | Posted 11 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Paperthinks Recycled Leather Notebooks


    Jot your lists, dreams and spring inspirations down in colorful style in Paperthinks eco-friendly notebooks. Both the leather and paper are recycled and the pages are unlined- wide open spaces of doodles waiting to happen.

    $17 at Kates Paperie | Buy

    (Available in 24 colors)

    | Posted 10 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Olio Modern Berries Pillow


    The grass is always greener on the other pillow…unless you stock up on this modern berry print by Olio. Layer different sizes on your bed or sofa or combine with solids to make the pattern pop. Either way, these spring berries will liven up your home.

    $49 at All Modern Furniture | Buy

    | Posted 10 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Island Flower Peplum Top


    This drapey floral number will look great alone in the warmer weather and also work with a fitted jacket or cardigan over it in cooler climes. A v-neck and gathered waist keep the boho look from veering into sloppy, and gray tones work unexpectedly well in the tropical-inspired print.

    $50 at Ann Taylor Loft | Buy

    | Posted 10 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Hunter Welly Boots


    Along with all of that sunshine, spring brings with it lots of mud and puddles. No worries; the Hunter Welly is the granddaddy of all rain boots, expertly well made and durable. Freshen up the standard tall welly boot with a bold new color, like bright teal, and happily (and dryly) tromp though the rain.

    $125 at Neiman Marcus | Buy

    | Posted 10 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Kingston Road Dress


    If you have spent all winter yearning for a springtime garden party, Anthropologie has got the dress for you. Creamsicle-tone stripes and an ultra-flattering deep V make this lightweight dress a spring and summer must have.

    $228 at Anthropologie | Buy

    | Posted 09 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Rustic Wood Flowers


    Finally, wilt-free flowers. Made of oak and silver, these wooden blooms are an instant pick-me-up and infinitely more charming than silk flowers. They will always, always remain fresh-looking and bright. A bunch would make a thoughtful gift for a friend with allergies, too.

    $40 at uncommon | Buy

    (Set of 12)

    | Posted 08 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Block Print Curtain


    Let the sun shine, inside or out. This panel curtain lets in the light and adds some colorful interest to your windows with a bold block print in golden oranges and yellows.

    $125 at Roberta Roller Rabbit | Buy

    | Posted 08 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Flowerpower Satchel


    Cheer up gray skies with a soft coral-hued carryall. This flowery satchel will fit it all in and lift your spirits at the same time.

    $94 at Kensie | Buy

    | Posted 08 Mar, 2011 by Rene
  • Marc by Marc Jacobs Flower Ring


    Marc Jacobs knows how to make a stylish and fun statement and this blossom-inspired cocktail ring fits the bill. The cool cream petals pop against gold accenting and a bold coral stigma. Slip this beauty on while you yearn for real blooms outdoors.

    $78 at Piperlime | Buy

    | Posted 08 Mar, 2011 by Rene