South by Southwest kicked off music festivities in Austin Texas last month with Jay-Z and now Coachella excitement is building up in California this weekend for new artists including Azealia Banks and Frank Ocean. But what we’re really looking forward to is the ESSENCE Music Festival
. We’re gearing up with easy breezy maxi dresses, hippie chic hats and over-sized sunnies. Here’s a few items we’ll be packing and suggest you bring too.