Who What Wear readers already know that kitten heels are a major trend, shell jewelry is still going strong, and hair clips are constantly going viral. But in case you needed an extra reminder, there's no need to spend a fortune test-driving all the latest trends. Below, I've rounded up an exhaustive list of the best spring pieces to invest in right now—all under $49. So yeah, you're going to have a hard time leaving this story without at least a handful of items in your shopping cart.
In addition to on-trend items, I included plenty of timeless, tried-and-true pieces, including every editor's go-to white T-shirt, the perfect lace dress, ideal gold earrings, and practical flat sandals. Whether you're looking to overhaul your closet for spring or simply want some fun, budget-friendly additions, you've definitely come to the right place. Scroll down to shop the best accessories, tops, shoes, jewelry, dresses, and bags under $49.
Cheery yellow sunnies are perfect for making a statement this spring.
Yes, the hair clips you wore in middle school are cool again—tell a friend.
Emulate Kate Middleton and try a sweet headband with your spring dresses.
Seriously, we can't get enough of the hair clip trend.
A bucket hat will make your outfit instantly cooler.
Seashell jewelry is having a moment in the spotlight, and we're definitely not complaining.
The benefits of this hat are twofold: It's super chic and gives you extra sun protection.
Is it just us, or is this entire outfit very Kaia Gerber?
Square necklines are always elegant, and this black top from Reformation is no exception.
Spring isn't complete without a white cotton top.
We love the beautiful rust color on this versatile, easy-to-wear top from & Other Stories.
No, you can never have too many striped shirts.
This swingy shirt from Reformation is a very smart buy, if you ask us.
Hair bow optional, but highly encouraged.
This will become your new go-to work shirt—promise.
No one would flinch if you wore this bra as a top.
Gold hoop earrings will never go out of style. I repeat: Gold hoop earrings will never go out of style.
This anklet says "I'm here to party."
A little mod, a lot of style.
Because three is aways better than one.
Pair this sweet necklace with your favorite crisp white top or dress.
Whether you want to wear these by themselves or stacked together, this $24 set of rings is a smart buy.
We love a good sculptural spin on classic gold hoops.
All you need is a little black dress and these earrings for a foolproof outfit.
You pretty much can't beat this $10 price.
Kitten heels are a trend approved by Mary-Kate Olsen—need we say more?
Tortoiseshell isn't just for your jewelry.
Leave it to Mango to make us crave a pair of orange sandals.
Meet your new everyday summer shoes.
These will go with everything in your closet.
How can we resist a pair of good 'ol Birkenstocks?
These aren't your dad's Tevas.
Move over, LBD, the Little White Dress is taking over for spring.
Take notes of how Topshop styled this dress because we wholeheartedly approve.
This perfect dress has criss-cross straps that take it to the next level.
This fun print is an instant mood booster, and the midi length makes is extremely practical for work.
If this doesn't scream summer picnic, I don't know what does.
Pair this easy-breezy dress with flat sandals and a wide-brim hat and you're ready to conquer spring.
Team this dress with a wicker or straw bag and you've got yourself a very chic look.
It doesn't matter if you use it for groceries or as a beach tote—it just matters that you buy this cute bag ASAP.
You can never have too many straw bags.
Belt bags are not going away, and this Mango version is quite possibly the most grown-up version we've seen in a while.
Yellow is another celeb-approved color trend we're very into right now.
We'll take this entire head-to-toe outfit, please.
Congratulations: You made it to the end of the slideshow. Reward yourself with this cool Fila belt bag.