7 Wardrobe Essentials Every New York Girl Will Wear This Spring

The coolest girls in New York share one thing in common: impeccable style. They’re always ahead of the curve when it comes to new trends, and their fashion choices have inspired us to make more than a few purchases. And lately, we’ve noticed some key spring wardrobe essentials every chic NYC girl has been wearing on repeat.

Bold style statements are in, and that means anything from sleek patent leather to oversize metallic earrings. But one of our favorite pieces is the edgy accessory that’s selling out everywhere: the metal handle bag. This Chloé version with a bracelet handle is definitely the new It bag of the season and has been snapped on street style stars all throughout fashion month.

Want to see all of the spring wardrobe essentials New York It girls, like Lauren Santo Domingo, already have for the season ahead? Scroll down to read about the seven items to add to your closet, and shop our favorite pieces.

CHECKED BLAZER

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Nothing pulls an outfit together quicker than a tailored blazer. This spring we’re reaching for checked versions.

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ASOS Workwear Blazer $76 $30

Snag this affordable piece while it’s on sale.

METAL HANDLE BAG

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The metal handle bag is one of the coolest bag silhouettes this season.

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Chloé Medium Nile Bracelet Bag $1690

The same bag we saw all over fashion week.

PATENT LEATHER

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Give your spring wardrobe essentials a modern update by trying them in patent leather.

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3.1 Phillip Lim Vinyl Moto Jacket $750

Swap out your leather moto jacket for a patent version.

ARMY GREEN

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Army green is the color of the season. Work it into your wardrobe with a wide-leg culotte.

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T by Alexander Wang Culottes $315

Have you tried wide-leg pants yet?

STATEMENT EARRINGS

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When it comes to statement earrings, go big or go home.

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LPA for FWRD Hoop Earrings With Crystal $120

A cool new collaboration designed by model Erin Wasson.

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Jennifer Fisher Orb Drop Earrings $485

Jennifer Fisher is one of our favorite for cool, modern jewelry.

WHITE ANKLE BOOTS

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White ankle boots are going strong this spring.

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Dorateymur Saloon Boots $437

The exact pair seen on the street.

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Tibi Alexis Boot $650

This sculptural heel gives the boots a modern feel.

DENIM JACKET

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The sherpa lining makes this warm for transitional dressing.

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Levi’s Authentic Sherpa Trucker Jacket $148

Pair this with jeans to try the denim-on-denim trend.

Next, read about the ankle boots to wear this season.