And Now, the 35 Best Anti-Trend Finds From H&M's Spring Sale

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A few nights back, in a bustling restaurant in Lower Manhattan, I regaled fellow fashion editors about one specific topic: sale shopping. Some might say the allure of scouring the sale section could be chopped up to a rise in endorphins, but it's more than that. There's something magical about finding a great deal in real life or on the internet. It's an experience that can enchant anyone, fashion editor or otherwise. 

But even if you don't find sale shopping all that exhilarating, you likely know the importance of scoring a deal. With rising inflation, it's imperative to be intentional with what you're buying, especially in the clothing department. You want to buy pieces that don't break the bank and can be worn for extended periods. And what better place to do just that than at H&M? While most may consider the large retailer the place to shop for "trendier" items, it's also a treasure trove of great staples.

What's more, H&M offers great flash sales‚ including one ending today. Shoppers can get 15% off purchases of $60, 20% off $80, or 25% off $100, plus free shipping until April 30. It's a great way to stock up on the essentials for half the price. But if you're still dubious about what gems can be found at H&M, you'll want to keep reading. I've done some deep-scrolling to identify 35 perfect spring-to-summer staples for any wardrobe. These items are not only timeless, but they're sure to make even the most anti-sale shoppers get goosebumps. 

Rectangular-shaped shades are universally flattering. 

The design details on this dress (e.g., the fitted bodice, drop-waist, and box pleats) make it feel elegant. 

It doesn't get more timeless than a tailored white blazer. 

Every summer wardrobe requires a great tank top. 

You'll wear these linen pants on repeat. 

H&M has the chicest belts. 

You'll want to pack this for that upcoming vacation. 

Mark my words: all the cool girls will wear Bermuda shorts this summer. 

Snakeskin print is a neutral hue in my books. 

I could have sworn these were designer earrings. 

Devout minimalists, I've found your new favorite top. 

Buying a breezy full-circle skirt is never a bad idea. 

Is it just me, or do these sunglasses make you want to book a trip to Paris? 

Here's an office-appropriate dress that works for balmy spring or summer days. 

If your size is still in stock, consider yourself lucky.

Perfect for chilly beach nights.

You can wear these to the beach or to work. 

What's not to like about these hoop earrings?

The subtle off-the-shoulder detail on this dress has me swooning. 

The styling possibilities with these tie-up sandals are endless. 

This top is the ideal purchase for Tove fans who are on a budget.

Black linen pants will be your saving grace on sweltering summer days. 

You'll want to click in to see the tiny bows on this dress. 

Is it even spring if you don't have a woven tote? 

The great thing about this top is that it will transition well into the fall too. 

Slip skirts are always in style. 

This bag's silhouette is peak '90s fashion. 

Please note the lovely neckline on this knit dress. 

I gasped when I found this bag at H&M. It's too cute. 

Don't underestimate the power of a linen button-down. 

These linen shorts will add the perfect pop color to your arsenal of staples. 

Consider this sale your chance to stock up on great denim for the rest of the year. 

Perfect for every spring wedding.