Spring Shopping Begins

As I mentioned yesterday, I’ve already started shopping for spring styles online and in stores, so I thought I would share with you what I have bought so far!

Forever 21:

I included this romper in my spring picks in this post and I talked about how it’s taken me a little while to jump onto the romper bandwagon.  However, I think with the right fit and color/pattern, they can look super stylish, so I picked up this one!  The price is hard to beat and I love the combination of gray and yellow, especially considering that my closet is lacking a lot of yellow pieces.


You can’t quite tell in this picture, but all of these little dots are stars.  You guys know how much I regretted not buying the last star-print dress that I saw on the Forever 21 website, so I made up for that by buying this one!  I mean, how perfect is this dress for me, seriously?!  It has stars and a pretty classic silhouette- both qualities are more than enough to convince me!


This is another item that I spotted online, but I hadn’t seen in stores until I visited my local Forever 21 back home.  I thought this print was just too adorable to pass up!


So I am finally ready to try the maxi trend.  I have seen many petite girls rocking them and there was a good article by Rachel Zoe in Glamour about how to wear the trend, so I’m excited!  I think this neutral one is a good place to start.


Even though the weather was quite warm when I bought this, I couldn’t leave behind this sweater on sale.  I love the creamy color and cable knit, it has the perfect slouchy/relaxed fit, and it’s so soft!


I couldn’t resist sharing this skirt again because I love it so much!  The color is perfect and the way it flows is dreamy.  Chelsea wrote a great post about transitioning pieces between the seasons and I can’t wait to wear this skirt and try her tip of wearing longer skirts in bright spring colors!


Dolce Vita for Target Rope Wedge Sandals
Xhilaration Tawny Wedge Sandals
*last two images from Target.com

Last week, I got an email form Target that said that they were having a ‘Buy One- Get One 50%’ sale on shoes and purses, so I knew I had to take advantage of the sale!  I’ve seen wedges popping up everywhere and I’ve been obsessing over finding some new spring wedges, so I decided to purchase these two pairs.  With the discount and free shipping, my total cost ended up being around $42 which I thought was pretty awesome!  I think the first pair will be super versatile and once again I’m trying to branch out from only buying black shoes.  However, I couldn’t resist grabbing the Tawny Wedges, which I’ve loved ever since I saw them on Kenzie!

Tell me: What trends are you excited to try this spring?


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  1. Louise says

    What an awesome haul! I love everything you got! That star dress is my favorite– and those Dolce Vita wedges! Good work, Nnenna!

  2. Nnenna says

    Thank you! That's the problem- I love seeing what other bloggers find on their thrifting excursions but then I'm jealous of their amazing finds! It's hard! haha =)

  3. Gentrilee says

    Oh I LOVE that pink skirt! It caught my attention mid scroll and I had to scroll back up to see where it was from. I was slightly sad when I saw it was thrifted because I know I can't go buy one. haha!

  4. Nekiah says

    Love everything. I really love the long skirts. Can't believe you got that skirt for $3.99….WINNING!! lol Thanks for all of your wonderful comments. I am now following! Nekiah

  5. Nnenna says

    Thank you Samantha!! Sometimes the stuff I see online just does not work out when I try it on in stores, but other times I find great items! :)

  6. Samantha says

    That bow-print skirt is ADOOORRRABLE! I'm kind of jealous because I can never find things that fit right at Forever21. (Or maybe I should say envious because I want to steal your skirt.)

  7. Ashley says

    OMG love the star-print dress! Ever since Kate Moss wore that fabulous starry Chanel dress to her birthday party a few years ago, I'm mush for anything similar.

    All your finds are great…and way to go! Nothing you bought was too expensive or excessive. I envy your shopping skillz.

  8. Nnenna says

    After admiring the trend on other people for a while, I'm finally ready to take the plunge! It should be fun to try something new! :D

  9. Laura(@artfullyartista) says

    Super cute buys!!!! I love all the cute prints you have they are so perfect! Plus that pink skirt is so awesome! I want one to turn up at one of my thrifting spots…

  10. Laura says

    those are some good deals!! i have tried the whole maxi skirt/dress thing, and i am happy that i have. for so long wearing long skirts has made me feel like a giant, but i'm trying to chill out… haha

  11. Tinfoils Tiaras says

    Great pieces and I absolutely LOVE the yellow and grey romper- you will look amazing in it! I am loving wedges for spring- already bought 2 pairs (and counting) :)

  12. Nnenna says

    Thanks Courtney! The first pair arrived today and I can't wait for the second pair (the ones you have) to come soon! :)

  13. The Merry Traveller says

    Hehehe Nnenna has a lot of cute outfits to show off pretty soon and I am excited! I love the prints of your selections and I can't wear to see you rock that romper and coral skirt.