Must-have Spring Fashion Trends for Guys and Girls

At last, spring is here! Sitting through months of indoor hibernation and waiting out the cold weather can finally come to an end. What would spring be without a little spring cleaning to get you in the mood for new beginnings?  This winter has been a long one, and we’ve spent a good portion of it indoors and in lockdown. We’re all ready to get outside and start catching some much-needed rays! Why not look great while you do it by rocking some essential spring fashion trends for the season?

Spring Fashion Trends for Ladies:

A flowy dress

Does anything scream springtime more than rocking a loose and flowy, comfortable dress? After months of practically living in tracksuit pants or jeans, there’s nothing more freeing than being able to enjoy wearing a dress again!

Shirred Waist Flower Maxi Dress – R450.00

Play Dress: Nature’s Psychedelia – R410.00


A comfortable pair of fabric shorts are a classic staple for a spring wardrobe.


Kiera Longline Elastic Waist Shorts – R749.00

A skirt

Having one skirt is never enough when there’s so much variety out there!  Why not opt for a shorter, more fitted skirt for evening events and functions, and get a longer, gypsy style skirt to float around in during the warmer daytime weather?


Lea Pleated Skirt – R999.00


Strappy sandals always look elegant and can either elevate a more casual look or tone down an evening outfit.

Sophie Jewelled Sandals – R949.00

Eve – Clear Glitter – R420.00

A handbag

All handbags eventually need an upgrade, this season is all about comfort and practicality, with tote bags and canvases making a comeback!

The Boston Soft Bag – R2199.00

The Bridget Bag – R1799.00


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Spring Fashion Trends for Men:

A button-up shirt

Every guy needs a comfortable button-up shirt either to slip on for the beach or to button up for evening soirees.

HAWAII FIT – All-over printed short-sleeve shirt – R1149.50

Brunswick shirt 3 – mineral blue – R174.00


Casual shorts are another staple of spring fashion trends, it’s a good idea to get a few pairs in different colours.

Vialli Rajha Shorts – 975.00

Cotton On Loose fit shortS – blue – 599.00

A hat

Your options are endless when it comes to hats. A peak cap is ideal for venturing out on a hike while a fedora or trilby are perfect for sipping a cocktail and enjoying some warm weather outside.


Fedora, Wool Felt Hat, Choc Brown – R1650.00

Flip flops

Investing in a solid, comfortable pair of flip flops that will last you from spring through summer and beyond is the best game plan. Remember that you’ll be wearing them a lot so don’t skimp on quality!

Bondi Flip Flop – R129.00

Havianas Blue Star – R359.00


Lastly, it’s just about time to break out those shades! Treat yourself to a new pair of sunglasses to complete your spring-ready look.

Police Square Mens’ Sunglasses – R1799.00

ERVA Mens’ Sunglasses – R2,300 – R4,250


It might not be summer yet, but at least the days are starting to get warmer! With Payflex’s “Buy now, pay later” option at checkout, you can make sure you’re ready to turn some heads with your spring wardrobe without having to wait or worry.