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Graphic tees are always a staple as they can be worn in so many different ways.

As spring approaches, tee shirts can easily go from being worn under a puffy coat to on full display when it finally reaches 50 degrees outside. A fun design or saying can boost outfit attitude with ease and at a low price. White or pastel colored shirts work best as they look light and less “busy” despite sparkles or logos.

February Fashion: Saves and SplurgesCooperative More Love Tee, Urban Outfitters $29.00

 

 

 

 

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 1Words in my Mouth, Nasty Gal $29.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 2Wrangler Rainbow Tee, Princesspolly.com $39.99

 

 

 

 

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Jean jackets are a casual staple, and this February you can upgrade your denim with different colors and even fabrics. Denim on denim will feel less “Canadian Tuxedo” with brightly colored jean jackets, without being too overwhelming. To stay simple, opt for details or designs on blue denim. Layered over sweaters keeps these jackets winter-ready, but when the the temperature rises these jackets will keep you prepared for spring.

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 3Apricot Eyes Denim Jacket Vergegirl.com $79.89

 

 

 

 

 

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 4Ex-Boyfriend Sherpa Trucker Jacket $154.98 Levi.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 5Velvet Trucker Jacket, Free People $167.00

 

 

 

 

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Cat-Eye sunglasses are a timeless classic. For more of a contemporary feel, opt for bright colors or translucent frames. Smaller cat-eyes in tortoiseshell or black have a Parisian street style vibe and can pair well with any outfit. Trade in the clout classes for cat eyes in preparation for spring!

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 6Modern Left Bank Sunglasses $36.32

 

 

 

 

 

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 7Felicity Sunglasses Black, Princesspolly.com $36.03

 

 

 

 

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 8Rayne Color Mirror Sharp Cat Eye Sunglasses $14.80 Bleudame.com

 

 

 

 

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Reminisce on NYE and keep the sparkles on year-round. Upgrade your slip-style with sequins that make it easy to go light on accessorizing. Sequin’s that are double sided also make this splurge seem minimal as you’re basically getting three dresses for the price of one. Flip the colors, or even make your own designs on the dress by simply moving around the sequins for extra personalization.

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 9Seeing Double Sequin Slip Free People $98.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 10Haute Rogue Ombre Sequin Mini Dress $73.00 Urban Outfitters

 

 

 

 

February Fashion: Saves and Splurges 11Sparklers Slip Dress, $202 For Love and Lemons

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Lily Connery, Author

Lily Connery is a senior and this is her second year working on the Forest Scout. She is writer and editor for the In Style section. Her favorite clothing...

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