11 Transitional Wardrobe Pieces To Take You Into Spring

11 Transitional Wardrobe Pieces To Take You Into Spring

Experts say that spring is going to come early this year – and by experts, we mean Wiarton Willie, the Groundhog. And over the past week, we finally got a taste of sunny days and temperatures in the positives after a long period of gloom, hinting that spring is somewhat near! The “in-between” seasons can be difficult to dress for, as your winter coat may not be necessary, but you still can’t dare to go out in just a sweater, either. This is where transitional wardrobe staples come in! With some key transitional fashion pieces, dressing for pre-spring will be a breeze. 

These transitional wardrobe pieces will effortlessly take you into the spring season!

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Extra Find Cotton Striped Long Sleeve Shirt - UNIQLO

Extra Find Cotton Striped Long Sleeve Shirt – UNIQLO

A cotton button-up is a must-have in your closet. Especially for the transitional seasons! They feel lightweight yet still provide some coverage. Plus, they’re great for layering! On a chillier day, layer a turtleneck or long sleeve underneath, and on a warmer day, a tank or t-shirt.

$49.90 @ UNIQLO
High Rise Loose Jean - A&F

High Rise Loose Jean – A&F

Jeans are an all-year-round fashion staple. When we get closer to spring, opt for a relaxed fitting, medium-to-light wash pair, gradually transitioning away from the dark winter blues. The High Rise Loose Jeans from Abercrombie are made with its lightweight denim, ideal for breathability.

$90+ @ Abercrombie & Fitch
Octavia Zip Hoodie - Sunday Best

Octavia Zip Hoodie – Sunday Best

When transitioning from winter to spring, there’s no denying that there’s still quite a chill in the air. So knit sweaters will be your best friend. The Sunday Best Octavia Zip Hoodie from Aritzia is a great option as it can easily be taken off if you get hot and would look fab draped over the shoulders.

$128 @ Aritzia
Maxi Denim Skirt - Reitmans

Maxi Denim Skirt – Reitmans

Who knew that denim maxi skirts would become such a wardrobe staple? If you’ve yet to add one to your closet, pre-spring is the perfect time to do so! Pair with tights and boots for some extra warmth.

$55.92 @ Reitmans
Chunky Penny Loafers - Charles & Keith

Chunky Penny Loafers – Charles & Keith

Loafers are a great versatile shoe option for both winter and spring. They can be worn with or without socks, depending on the weather and/or outfit.

$79 @ Charles & Keith
Maxi Trench Coat - Dynamite

Maxi Trench Coat – Dynamite

Since your winter coat may be too warm to wear day-to-day as we enter spring, a lighter coat option is a must! We love the look of a beige trench coat for spring. They’re stylish, practical, and will always be a classic. What’s not to love?

$139.95 @ Dynamite
Washable Knit Cardigan - UNIQLO

Washable Knit Cardigan – UNIQLO

Cardigans might just be the ultimate winter-to-spring transitional wardrobe item. They’re easy to layer and style in so many different ways, and provide the perfect amount of extra warmth without being too heavy. The Washable Knit Cardigan from UNIQLO is our pick.

$49.90 @ UNIQLO
Essential Blazer - Joe Fresh

Essential Blazer – Joe Fresh

Blazers can work as an extra layer or even as a jacket on the right day. For the springtime, go with a light-coloured blazer to add some freshness to your look.

$69 @ Joe Fresh
Graphic Crew Sweatshirt - A&F

Graphic Crew Sweatshirt – A&F

Never underestimate the power of a crewneck. A graphic crewneck and jeans are a comfortable, easy go-to look for entering the spring season. Even layer a collared shirt underneath for a more styled look! Hot tip: Abercrombie’s Men’s Sweatshirts are elite.

$124 @ Abercrombie & Fitch
Samba OG Cloud White - Adidas Originals

Samba OG Cloud White – Adidas Originals

As soon as the snow starts to melt, the sneakers come out! A pair of white sneakers is a style non-negotiable for going into spring. They provide a fresh look to an outfit and are a practical shoe option for strolling around the city.

$130 @ JD Sports
3 Pairs Sheer Tights

3 Pairs Sheer Tights

Tights are an easy way to add an extra layer to an outfit, and the transitional seasons are all about layering! As we get closer to spring, swap out super opaque tights for a more sheer option and wear with skirts, dresses, or even under pants.

$17.99 @ Amazon

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