I Live Between NYC and L.A.—These Are My Spring Must-Have Pieces

I Live Between NYC and L.A.—These Are My Spring Must-Have Pieces

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Kelly Gullett

Influencer Melissa Meyers is always down to chat about her style and shopping choices. She lives between NYC and L.A. right now, so her sartorial intel is quite intriguing because she's a master at styling those easy yet forward pieces. Yep, given that she goes back and forth, those simple items are crucial to her because she can style them in many different ways to work on both coasts. On that note, Meyers recently shared with us a list of the spring items she deems as must-haves. You'll find that edit below.

Included in the mix? There's everything from versatile staples that can be mixed and matched with a smattering of other items to wear-everywhere accessories. Keep scrolling for outfit references and product recommendations. 

1. Neutral Separates

The Best Spring Staples: Neutral separates

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Kelly Gullett

On Meyers: LBLC the Label pants; vintage Bottega Veneta bag; Big Yacht belt; vintage Chanel heels; Ray-Ban sunglasses

"Even though I spend more time on the West Coast, I'm an NYC girl at heart and will always love the monochromatic look. These pieces will get lots of mileage this spring for sure!"

2. Ruched Dresses

The Best Spring Staples: ruched dresses

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Kelly Gullett

On Meyers: Michael Stars dress; Alohas mules; Prada bag; Amazon sunglasses

"The perfect transitional dress from winter to spring is this one by Michael Stars. The ruched bodice is super flattering, and it comes in several colors, including a sleeveless version! These dresses are comfy for travel and can be dressed up or down depending on accessories. Pair with a cropped jacket for cooler days."

3. Loose Denim

The Best Spring Staples: loose jeans

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Kelly Gullett

On Meyers: Oliver Logan jeans; Re/Done tee; Michael Stars blouse; vintage Gucci belt; Nanushka bag

"Spring is the time to break out the lighter washes and ivory or white denim. I prefer a looser fit that can be paired with a transitional sweater or blouse depending on the weather."

4. Relaxed Black Trousers

On Meyers: Alohas trousers and heels; Saint Laurent blouse; Prada bag

"Classic black high-waisted trousers are a go-to look of mine and can be worn from work straight to dinner. The wide-leg, tailored, and pleated look borrowed from Y2K fashion feels fresh this year for spring."

5. Retro Sneakers

The Best Spring Staples: retro sneakers

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Kelly Gullett

On Meyers: Oliver Logan jeans; Re/Done tee; Michael Stars blouse; vintage Gucci belt; Nanushka bag; New Balance sneakers

"Fashion meets function with '90s-style sneakers that look casual chic when pounding the pavement. They go with everything from jeans to leggings to high-waisted trousers."

6. Vintage-Inspired Accessories

On Meyers: Ray-Ban sunglasses; vintage Bottega Veneta bag; Chanel bracelet

"Chunky jewelry and retro sunnies will be my go-to accessories this spring."

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