6 Stylish picks in spring-ready Monaco Blue

Apr 16, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. ET

Emerald has to share the spotlight. Pantone chose royal shade Monaco Blue as the color for spring 2013, and we're rounding up some great finds in this fab blue hue.

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Pocketed tee

Pocketed tee

With spring around the corner, it’s time to expand your T-shirt collection, and we can’t think of a better way to do that than with this ultra-soft and comfy tee in vibrant Monaco Blue (anthropologie.com, $84). Wear this soon-to-be wardrobe staple with anything from maxi skirts to cut-off denim shorts when it’s warm enough.

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Satchel

Satchel

Tote all your spring essentials in style in this versatile and timeless structured leather satchel (jcrew.com, $325). Not too big, but not too small, this sleek yet roomy bag is as ideal for the office as it is for a weekend out with friends. Brass-finish hardware adds elegance, and the removable shoulder strap extends to 16 inches, depending on how you want to wear the bag.

3

Skinny jeans

Skinny jeans

There’s no better way to say hello to a new season than with some bold, get-noticed denim. We love this pair of Joe’s Jeans skinny jeans in a vibrant shade of blue (bloomingdales.com, $126). Wear these get-noticed jeans with a pair of pointed-toe flats and an oversize tee for a sporty yet stylish springtime look.

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Ballet flats

Ballet flats

Simple yet chic ballet flats never go out of style, and they seem to go with just about everything. We’re particularly intrigued by this super-cute pair in on-trend Monaco Blue (urbanoutfitters.com, $29). The lightweight construction makes them perfect for warmer weather, and the small bow adds a girly twist we love for spring.

5

Boyfriend blazer

Boyfriend blazer

Add a bold punch of color to your office wardrobe with this blue-hued boyfriend blazer (target.com, $30). Toss it on over a white or pastel tank top and your favorite jeans for an effortless weekend look, or wear it with skinny tailored trousers and some stacked-heel pumps at the office.

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Belted sheath dress

Belted sheath dress

Yet another way to spice things up at the office is to trade gray, black and beige pieces for something with a little more spunk. Turn heads on the way to your desk with this sleeveless, blue Anne Klein belted sheath dress (macys.com, $129). Pair the office-ready piece with a pastel or cream cardigan and some peep-toe pumps for a spring-ready, at-work look.

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