In the vibrant Crescent City we celebrate the spirited use of color all year long. But when spring is in full swing, our fondness for eye-catching accessories with pops of flair and eclectic embellishments reaches new heights.
Your little darling will look like a flower in bloom in a Billieblush raincoat. Pippen Lane, 2930 Magazine St., 269-0106, PippenLane.com
2. Don a pair of sleek Anne et Valentin sunglasses, a Paris brand with serious sophistication. Art and Eyes, 3708 Magazine St., 891-4494, ArtAndEyesNola.com
3. A light suede pump with a wrapped block heel and metallic accents makes for a fun step into spring. Feet First, 526 Royal St., 569-0005; 4122 Magazine St. 899-6800; 200 Metairie Road, Suite 102, 324-9124, FeetFirstStores.com
Pump up a monochrome ensemble with the Raina Secret Garden Belt, complete with textured leather, a turquoise cabochon and gold filigree buckle. Trashy Diva, 2048 Magazine St., 299-8777; 537 Royal St., 522-4233; TrashyDiva.com
Add a pop of pretty to your lobes with a striking pair of three-tier dangle earrings with antique gold plated custom casings and natural Kingman turquoise by L George Designs. Ballin’s, 721 Dante St., 866-4367; 4001 Earhart Blvd., 821-4000; 2917 Magazine St., Suite 105, 891-4502; BallinsLTD.com
A striped sensation, an organic Turkish cotton pop pestamel gives a basic outfit a bohemian edge. Loomed, 2727 Prytania St., Suite 13, 304-2047, Loomed.com
Accessorize and protect your electronic essentials in a fully padded tablet briefcase with a bridle leather handle. Pelican Coast, 5509 Magazine St., 309-2314, PelicanCoastClothing.com