When that first real day of spring hits, it’s impossible to not want to immediately stop what you’re doing and beeline for the outside. There’s a buzz in the air that inspires everyone to start soaking up as much nature, sunshine and fresh air as possible. Whether you’re headed to a backyard BBQ, an outdoor pick-up game or spending the day exploring a new downtown area, you’ll want to feel stylish and prepared for anything. Here are a few of our top choices for doing exactly that.

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3sixteen Garment Dyed Pocket T-Shirt

If you’re planning to be outside all day this spring, be open to layering up a bit. It’s best to be prepared with pieces such as this simple but resilient pocket tee by 3 Sixteen. Looks great by itself for a warmer day or worn under a light jacket to keep you ready for wherever the day takes you.

$48
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Merrell Men's Eagle Luxe

You can’t go wrong with a great pair of classic outdoor boots by Merrell. The Eagle boot is a bit of a throwback – designed to feel as great as a running shoe but with a heavy duty exterior/interior details to support you through a long day of hiking. Created with full grain leather, interior mesh lining and special grip technology to keep you safe and refined.

$120
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Unsettle Commuter Roll-Top

Mother Nature is unpredictable at best. So while spring is often a bit more bearable than winter, you still can’t be sure what weather your expedition will encounter. Breathe easy with Unsettle’s Commuter Roll-Top. Perfect as a daily commuter bag or a camping sack, the roll-top bag is built with a water repellent nylon outer shell and YKK Aquaguard zippers. You can rest assured that your clothing, laptop, and other items are in fine shape no matter what Mother Nature has in store. Plus, with a quick-access front vertical pocket, the ability to customize the front with velcro patches, and potentially more organization with the addition of The Unroll, The Commuter Roll-Top has any of your spring carry covered.

$115
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Kapten & Son Fitzroy Matt Black Sunglasses

Inspired by the vibrant suburb of Melbourne, the Fitzroy Matt Black Sunglasses from Kapten & Son are for the guy who wants a bit of attention and a lot of protection. When you step out this spring, with the sun breaking through clouds in intense bursts, toss on a pair and keep your eyes safe in style. The lenses are made with UV400 protection, a thin double bridge highlights the frames, and the black finish brings a level of sophistication. No matter where your travels take you this season, these sunglasses should be at the ready.

$99
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Bridge & Burn Cove Olive Rain Jacket

It’s always best to have a lightweight rain jacket on standby when you’re planning on spending time in the fresh air this spring and the Cove jacket by Bridge and Burn is an excellent option. It’s 100% nylon and rain resistant, so it’s perfect for those surprise springtime showers, and the lightweight construction makes it ideal for when the weather starts to warm up a bit.

$238
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Imogene + Willie Vintage Worn Red Bandana

Add a touch of red to your outdoor look this spring with Imogene + Willie’s one of a kind vintage bandana. Perfectly worn in and super soft, this can be taken with you regardless of where your adventures lead you.

$194
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Ted Baker PINOX Oxford Swim Shorts

Once the weather gets warm and there’s a lot of outdoor fun going on, it’s a decent idea to pack a swimsuit, just in case. Why not consider upgrading to the Ted Baker oxford swim short? It’s a classic and clean take on the average swimsuit and it’s timeless style promises that you’ll be able to wear this piece forever.

$109
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Warby Parker Griffin Sunglasses

A great pair of shades is a must have for any day spent out in the world. Warby Parker does an amazing job at offering up hip but non-intimidating eyewear that break the mold. The Griffin polarized sunglasses in ‘blonde tortoise’ are vintage inspired yet current and will keep your eyes protected.

$95
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Original Penguin Reversible Bomber

Any outdoor activity, whether it’s a leisurely bike ride or a casual game of basketball in the park, calls for a bit of style. The Original Penguin reversible bomber jacket has a retro varsity jacket vibe that can be transformed a bit with the help from a lightweight short sleeve shirt, favorite pair of sneakers and worn in black or grey jeans.

$175
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Publish Brand Bradyn - Navy

Don’t forget to throw on a favorite cap before setting out into the sunshine for the day. This vintage inspired French terry knit strapback hat in navy blue works for any activity from hiking to sitting in the park. Made in the USA by Publish, a brand that is passionate about designing and manufacturing products of substance and sensibility.

$38
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Iron and Resin INR x Arbor Pannier Bag

SoCal based lifestyle brand Iron and Resin collaborated with skateboard company Arbor on a collection of limited edition skateboards as well as this great pannier bag. It has a convenient strap to hold a skateboard (just in case the mood strikes) and easily converts into a backpack. It has plenty of room for all the gear you could ever need for a wonderful day in the outdoors.

$199
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Grayers Newport Classic Club Short

Grayers’ updated take on the classic chino short is an excellent springtime wardrobe mainstay. With its navy color, durable micro-sanded compact twill and relaxed cut, you’re going to want to wear these everywhere. Pair with hiking boots, socks, t-shirt and backpack for any outdoor activity or wear with slip on sneakers, a pocket tee and Ray Bans for a more social casual vibe.

$78