It's been scientifically proven (well, basically) that it's impossible to resist the lure of sparkly objects. As humans, we are hardwired to adore the glimmer and flash of gold and diamonds, and therefore it makes sense to engage our genetic predisposition towards shopping for gorgeously embellished jackets. Rendered in shimmering emerald jacquard or adorned with intricate beads, click through for 8 sparkling pieces of outerwear to wear for spring!

[Photos via Free People, @gypsywarrior, @__dip_dyed_beauty__]