Need To De-Stress? These 22 Buys Will Offer A Heavy Dose Of Retail Therapy

April is National Stress Awareness Month (not like we don't feel "aware" of our stress every month). And while we love yoga and meditation as ways to kick back and chill out, there's really nothing like a little dose of retail therapy after a less-than-stellar day.

Unsurprisingly, shopping (both online and IRL) has become one of our go-to ways to relax: There's just something soothing about sorting through the new arrivals sections at a favorite site, or aimlessly wandering through Zara with a friend. Since now is the time to put unwinding at the top of your mind, we're giving you full permission to indulge in our favorite pastime. Whether it's an under-$50 pick-me-up or a full-on, treat-yo'-self splurge, click on to see 22 goodies we've been eyeing for ourselves.
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With this pair of sunglasses, you get two for the price of one. Just flip the arms around to wear the different colors depending on your mood.

Haik Two-way, $178 $107, available at VU Sunglass.
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Take this opportunity to upgrade your go-to work shirt. It's worth the investment, no doubt.

Anna Quan Long Sleeved Shirt, $230, available at Curriculum Shop.
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Give last season's denim a break in favor of a spankin'-new pair of light-wash jeans. This wide-legged option feels seriously spring-y with a breathable shape and fraying hemline.
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Sometimes, you just need a little reminder.

Camp Collection Damn I'm Good Ringer Tee, $48, available at Camp Collection.
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Trips to the grocery store are a lot more fun when you have a pretty pink mesh bag to carry home the essentials.

Baggu Mesh Baggu, $14, available at Lisa Says Gah.
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Keep your sneaker game 100.

Nike Air Zoom Talaria, $175, available at Nike.
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Take your favorite emoji from URL to IRL.

Pintrill Upside Down Smiling Face Pin, $12, available at Pintrill.
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Give your back some space to breathe with this going-out ready bodysuit.

H&M Open-back Bodysuit, $39.99, available at H&M.
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This is actually a rain jacket disguised as a bomber. Can't beat fashion and function.

Sutterheim Västertorp, $365, available at Sutterheim.
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Get a good-lookin' duffle for all those weekend trips on your horizon.

Proper Assembly The No. 2 Duffle Bag Sage, $225, available at Proper Assembly.
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A reminder it's totally acceptable to wear your pajamas in public.

ASOS Africa Pull On Shorts, $63 $20, available at ASOS.
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Protect your face from the sun and look good while doing it.

Jujumade Polka Dot Sun Hat, $265, available at Need Supply.
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An athletic bra so cute, you won't want to wear a shirt over it.

Outdoor Voices Ronde Bra, $55, available at Outdoor Voices.
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One word: timeless.

Stuart Weitzman The Odeon Sandal, $345, available at Stuart Weitzman.
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You'd be surprised just how much better a printed shirt can make a Monday morning.

Style Mafia Zag Top, $65, available at Style Mafia.
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Pretty undergarments make for the ultimate pick-me-up.

Mimi Holliday Starry Eyed Triangle Bra, $70, available at Mimi Holliday.
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A cozy sweater for travel days — and Netflix days, too.

Universal Standard Orinoco Bubble Sweater, $160, available at Universal Standard.
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Add a one-piece-meets-body-suit to your warm-weather dressing arsenal.

COS Cross-over Swimsuit, $49, available at COS.
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How cute is this bucket bag?

Staud The Bissett Bag, $350, available at Staud.
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Why not give the single statement earring a try?

Sorelle Mara Earring, $120, available at Sorelle.
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Kick your feet up in some happy, printed socks.

Richer Poorer Women's Marjane, $14, available at Richer Poorer.
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Zone out with some cool, over-ear headphones.

Master & Dynamic MH40 Noise Isolating Over Ear Headphones, $399, available at Master & Dynamic.
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The patch reads, "Do not disturb." Need we say more?

Levi's Boyfriend Trucker Jacket, $88 $70, available at Levi's.
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Add a little sparkle to your stackers.

Tarin Thomas Jordan Yellow Brass And Topaz Ring, $128, available at In Support Of.
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Get in on this celeb-approved trend: the dad hat.

The Academy New York Someplace Special Hat, $55, available at The Academy New York.
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A pretty little gingham bikini will get you excited for summer.

Solid & Striped The Belle Top, $88, available at Solid & Striped; Solid & Striped The Bridget Bottom, $88, available at Solid & Striped.
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Running out the door on another crazy morning? Slip these on and you're good to go.

Loéil Sofia Calf Mule, $99, available at Loéil.
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When no pants are in the forecast, a pair of cute undies is a must.

Steven Alan x Clare V. Ruffle Panty, $55, available at Clare V.
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Buy yourself a new dress you'll feel amazing in.

Pixie Market Asymmettric Striped Shirt Dress, $115, available at Pixie Market.
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