The saying “April showers bring May flowers” has a whole new meaning this year, and although in-person shopping is halted right now, Birmingham’s best online shops are blossoming with new arrivals. This month’s FINDS provide an instant mood enhancer — and you don’t even have to leave your home. Support small businesses with these online April FINDS!
Swap out your winter boots for these stylish warm-weather booties. Just right for any late summer, post-quarantine celebration, these are comfortable and easy to style with any ensemble. Find them for $120 at Annabelle’s Southern Boutique.
Oversized palm top
We’re all busy dreaming about a trip to the beach. When we’re finally able to hit the sand, you can catch us in this bright and airy top soaking in the sun! Dress it up or dress it down; this top is fashion-forward and incredibly comfortable. Find it for $48 at Moda Boutique.
Warm weather means it’s time to swap out your winter coats for beautiful maxi dresses. The details on this dress are just right for a tropical getaway (or at least for feeling like you’re on one), and it also doubles as chic work-from-home wear. Find this dress for $98 at Manhattan South.
It’s hard to believe Easter is this weekend! Support local makers while you decorate your home for the holiday with this cute trinket dish. It also makes for a great gift! Find it for $16.50 at Alabama Goods.
Cleansing hand gel
Keep your home and family safe with this non-toxic cleansing hand gel. This natural gel will give you peace of mind as you focus on health this month and beyond. It also smells delicious! Find this, ranging from $5 to $19, at Stone Hollow Farmstead in Pepper Place.
Girl power coasters
Empowering small businesses and women is at the heart of StyleBlueprint, so we’re partial to these cute coasters. Gift these to the powerful women in your life and save a set for yourself! These bright colors will cheer up your space for the spring season. Find them for $35 for the set of four at SB Shop.
Spring cleaning is in full effect! This CLEAN home fragrance in a warm cotton scent will leave your house smelling fresh — no matter how many of your family members are working from home. Find it for $24 at Dorm Decor.
Now that the winter weather has finally left us, it’s time to repair our skin. This Clary Collection all-purpose balm is perfect for healing cracked, dry skin, and it’s ideal for all ages. Find it for $17 or $26 (depending on the size) at SB Shop.
While we’re hunkered down at home, it’s time to put self-care at the forefront. Keep your face clean and clear with this matcha facial scrub. Created with organic products, this mask will soothe your skin and leave you feeling refreshed. Find it for $14 at Soca Clothing.
Spend a little time detoxing your skin with this charcoal and spice Botaniko mask. Its pure ingredients leave your face glowing and purified. You just have to kick back and relax while this mask goes to work. Find it for $55 at Botaniko.
Handmade in Alabama, these gorgeous stacked earrings will either brighten your day or act as the perfect thoughtful gift. Pearls, which are also a traditional graduation gift, are having a moment right now, and we are definitely here for it. Find these earrings for $52 at Vivian Drew.
We love pairing a cute hat with our strappy spring outfits. Whether you’re on your third day of dry shampoo or simply want to keep the sun off your face, this wide brim blush hat is the perfect spring accessory. We can’t wait to style it for our re-scheduled vacation! Find it for $28 at Caroline + Company.
Bracelet for a cause
Not only is this dainty bracelet beautiful and stylish, it also serves a great purpose! Kendra Scott is donating 50% of all proceeds from these bracelets to Feeding America, a network of food banks that are providing meals to children since schools have closed. Each bracelet sold provides 200 meals! Find it $40 for at Kendra Scott.
Pastel snakeskin? We’re sold. This wristlet also doubles as a crossbody purse and is the perfect addition to any outfit. Dress it up or dress it down, it’s as versatile as it is beautiful. Find it for $34 at Stella Boutique.
How cute are these monogrammed cosmetic bags?! They are just right for your upcoming getaway and equal parts practical and cute. Grab one for yourself, your mom and your best friend! Find it for $40 at SB Shop.
Send a bouquet
Bring a smile to a loved one’s face this April. Wild Things is offering 20 percent off floral deliveries ordered online or by phone. Whether you know someone working around the clock in the hospital, helping the elderly, caring for children, working on donations, helping keep the government organized or spending time in self-quarantine, this is a great way to spread some joy! With the code SPREADHAPPY at checkout, you can make someone’s home a bit brighter.
We’ve always loved Birmingham, but we’ve been feeling a strong sense of pride in our city lately. Support a local business and show off your love for the Magic City with this handy tote. Find it for $16 at Yellowhammer Print Shop.
Running out of ideas to keep your children busy? Entertain them and stock their Easter baskets with this magnetic travel game. Find it for $14.95 at LJ’s Retail Therapy.
Happy spring — and stay well, Birmingham!