Ahh, springtime in the 901. The days are longer, the cherry blossoms are blooming, and the sun is shining. To give you some April vibes, we’ve found the brightest and happiest items from local shops and boutiques around the city to give you some warm-weather inspiration. Without further ado, here are some of our favorite vibrant FINDS to ring in spring!
Custom faux arrangement
When real flowers aren’t an option and you’re wanting to add life to your space, try out these “real-feel” faux blooms. These florals have lifelike petals and stems, giving them a truly life-like appeal. And the best part? You don’t have to remember to water them! Find these peony stems for $25 each at Millstone Market & Nursery. Arrangement prices vary based on details of each project.
Campania ceramic planters
You don’t have to have a green thumb to be able to pot a plant! These Campania ceramic planters can be a great addition to your outdoor patio, porch or even your sunroom. Find your favorite planter in various sizes and colors, ranging from $50 to $300, and the plants, starting $25 at Palladio Home & Garden.
Hang this wreath as is or add to a wooden frame — no matter where you put it, it will add a natural elegance to your home decor. Find this 24-inch boxwood wreath for $196 at First Fruit Collection.
Michelle Armas print
Bring some cheer into your space with this lively “Laura” print by Southern artist Michelle Armas. Mixed with a vibrant variation of colors, it will bring an eye-catching pop of modern art to your space. Find this 40-by-30-inch print for $199 at The Find.
“The Garden” painting
Sue Layman is known for her eye-catching shapes and vivid colors. She starts each piece by mixing together paints to create new patterns and color schemes. Bring this bright, adventurous abstract art into your home or work space! Find this 36-by-12-inch print, titled “The Garden,” for $150 at Sue Layman Designs.
COMFY & COZY
Wrap up in this warm and fuzzy blanket on those cool nights. With its vibrant on-trend hue, you can always have this effortlessly draped across living room furniture to have your space really feeling like spring. Find this throw for $75 at Lisa Mallory Interior Design.
Polka dot pillow
Everyone needs a vibrant accessory for their couch, bed or bench, especially for the spring season. With its spunky dots and hot pink color, this pillow will make a playful statement while making the room seem brighter (and just a little more fun)! Find this pillow for $150 at Social.
With warmer weather approaching, finding a top that is breathable and stylish can be a challenge. This striped halter tank, which is also reversible, is a great way to express your cool style on hot days. Find this top for $198 at Oak Hall.
There’s just something about a good pair of earrings that can make you feel chic and stylish. Slightly bedazzled but full of color, these tassel earrings will become an accessory that’s just daring enough to inspire a delightful dash of confidence! Find these earrings for $24 per pair at spruce.
Who says your arm candy has to be extravagant? Get the ultimate accessory with these gilded bracelets with a colorful stone center. Stack them or just wear one — either way, you’ll exude effortless elegance. Find these bracelets for $270 each at James Gattas.
Glow contour stick
Just give it a glow! Made with organic and natural ingredients, each Glow product is made for the sole purpose of bringing a little bit of glow to your face when applying makeup. Whether you know how to contour or not, rest assured these beauty products will bring out your natural beauty. Find the Glow sticks for $28 each and the Glow the kit for $44 at Falling Into Place.
Goverre wine glasses
Wine on-the-go! These portable, stemless wine glasses have a silicone sleeve and a drink-through lid, so you can enjoy your rosé anytime and anywhere. You just simply pour, seal, pack, enjoy and repeat! Find these Goverre wine glasses for $24 each at Dazzle.
Patterned bathing suit
It’s time for beach trips, boat rides and time spent poolside. With this bright bathing suit’s striped pattern, you will be on-trend all season long. Find these tops for $88 each at A Fitting Place, where they also offer other tops and bottoms in diverse patterns and sizes tailored to flatter your body type.
It’s no secret that Memphis humidity gets the best of us — and our drinks too. Keep your drink of choice cold for up to nine hours (and hot for up to three hours) with this Swig cup. And with different shapes, sizes and patterns, you can find a look that fits your style while you’re at it! Find it for $22 at Southern Avenue Company.
FOR THE KIDDOS
Mudpie straw bag
Your little one needs to be stylish with her accessories, too! Perfect in size, this bag can fit all of her favorite toys and accessories for school, the beach or playdates. And the colorful tassels just make it that much more fun for your pint-sized fashionista! Find this straw bag for $22 at Pickering Boxwood.
Nothing says spring like a rainbow dress with ruffles! Add a pair of bright blue patent leather sandals, and this happy outfit will have your kiddo beaming from head to toe — and make all passersby break out in a smile. Find this dress for $68 and patent leather sandals coming in different colors and sizes for various prices at Cotton Tails.
Big Stack Note Bar
Who says taking notes has to be boring? These extra chunky Big Stack Note Bars add a bold pop of bright yellows and pinks to your desk or work space. Each oversized block contains about 150 sheets of soft, thick, cotton paper with inspired colors, making these note pads a uniquely fabulous gift! Find them for $26 each at Ménage Fine Stationery & Gifts.
We hope you have a bright and fun-filled April!