I used to spend way too much on trendy pieces that filled my closet and still didn’t answer the question: what do I wear today? These days, I love incorporating on-trend pieces that catch my eye, but I know that a closet stocked with basics is what will help me get dressed effortlessly every day. Here’s the thing: you don’t have to spent a lot of money on either, and you can still look stylish thanks to the growing number of
cute clothes, accessories, and more on Amazon. What I’m saying is you can afford both without blowing your paycheck.
Take biker shorts, which started as a trend, but now I don’t know what I did without them; this
super-soft pair is under $10, so you can stock up. They’d pair great with this sports bra that also works as a crop top, or I can throw on this totally cute tie-dye top for more coverage. Either way, I’m living in this waterproof pair of Birkenstock dupes as long as it’s warm out.
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50 stylish things on Amazon that are cheap as hell. I’ve rounded up the favorites for you, so all you need to do is scroll and find your new favorites. 1 This Set Of Cute & Trendy Hair Clips
Accessories make the outfit, and this set of 32
hair clips has one for whatever you’re wearing. The under-$10 set includes trendy pearl clips in several variations and bolder ones for a pop of color. One reviewer commented, “I love these hair clips and gold Bobby pins....they go with everything I wear.” 2 A Set Of Super Comfy Bikini-Style Underwear That Reviewers Love
With nearly 60,000 five-star ratings, shoppers love this
pack of underwear. They’re made of cotton with 5% elastane for comfortable stretchiness, and the lightweight jersey blend is wearable for everyday. Hundreds of reviewers tout their comfort, and you get a few fun colors and prints in the six-pack. 3 This A-Line Shirt T-Shirt Dress For Everyday Wear
When you don’t know what to wear, a good
T-shirt dress has you covered for a one-and-done look. This one features a classic A-line cut with a scoop neck top and short sleeves. Its rayon-elastane blend means it’s super soft, stretchy, and drapes effortlessly. Choose from more than 15 colors and prints, including navy, stripes, and leopard.
Available Sizes: X-Small — XX-Large 4 This Casual Square-Neck Shirt With Half Sleeves
Square necklines from the 90s are back in, but this interpretation feels decidedly modern, too. The combination of the narrower square opening and the half sleeves make
this t-shirt feel current while acknowledging trends. It’s made of a soft and breathable blend of cotton, modal, and spandex, and its slim fit is easy to tuck into bottoms.
Available Sizes: X-Small — XX-Large 5 These Wide Leg Palazzo Pants That Are Comfy But Cute
If you’re in the market for flowy, lightweight pants that look great but feel like pajama pants,
this pair is for you. They feature wide, loose leg openings that are characteristic of palazzo pants, and they’re made from a soft, stretchy spandex blend. The high waistband is a perfect complement to your favorite crop tops. Plus, they come in over 30 other prints and colorways.
Available Sizes: Small — 3X-Large 6 A Swingy Tank Dress — With Pockets — To Throw On When It’s Warm Out
sleeveless tank dress is bound to become your new summer staple. With wide straps and a swingy skirt, it’s easy to just throw on and head out for the day. For under $20, you might as well pick up a couple of them; the dress comes in more than 30 prints and colors. And unlike a lot of similar dresses, this one has pockets.
Available Sizes: X-Small — 3X-Large 7 This Boho Jumpsuit That’s Like A Maxi Dress With Wide-Leg Bottoms
For lounging around at home or a casual outing, you’ll love having this
easy breezy jumpsuit in your wardrobe. The loose fit allows you to just pull it on, and the shoulder straps are conveniently adjustable for the right fit. Take it for a spin in this goes-with-everything green or choose from over 40 other colors and prints. All of them have pockets.
Available Sizes: Small — 3X-Large 8 This Classic Calvin Klein Bralette For Light Support
On days I just can’t be bothered with a structured bra, this
Calvin Klein bralette is perfect for some lightweight, comfy support. The v-neck and thin straps fit in well with my favorite tanks and tees, and the racerback style is easy to slip into. It’s made of breathable cotton with a touch of elastane for some stretchiness. Black is classic, but you can also pick up this bralette in 13 other colorways.
Available Sizes: X-Small — X-Large 9 This Stylish Set Of Blue Light-Blocking Glasses
If you spend a lot of time looking at your phone or your computer screen — and these days, who doesn’t? — you’ll want some
blue light-blocking glasses. With five cute pairs in this set, you can keep one at your office, in your bag, and in your nightstand, so you can give your eyes a break whenever you need them. Wearing them will reduce the eye strain, fatigue, and even headaches caused by long bouts of screen time. 10 A Set Of More Than 60 Pairs Of Earrings For Everyday & Nights Out
With this one
deluxe set, you can completely upgrade and outfit your earring collection. It includes 63 pairs of earrings, including studs for classic, everyday looks and dangly earrings and hoops for bolder outfits. You’ll feel inspired to try new looks, and with this many new earrings, you might even gift a few pairs to a friend or relative. 11 The Next Athleisure Item You Need Is This Sweatshirt Skirt
Sweatshirt skirts are the new sweatshorts, and
this one is such a steal for the price. Athleisure has become a staple of pretty much everyone’s wardrobe, and this is a comfy alternative to biker shorts or leggings. The terry cotton blend skirt is soft and features an adjustable drawstring at the elastic waistband. Plus, it comes in eight colors, including white and pink.
Available Sizes: X-Small — XX-Large 12 A Spaghetti Strap Dress That’ll Be Your New Summer Staple
When the days are warm, you need a
go-to dress that’s cute and will help you stay cool. This dress is super lightweight and comes in over 40 prints and colors. A subtle v-neck and criss-cross straps in the back set it apart from others in your closet.
Available Sizes: X-Small — 5X-Large Plus 13 A Set Of Headbands To Keep Your Hair Out Of Your Face
Use one of the
thin headbands in this six-pack to keep the hair out of your face with a cute pulled-back style. They have “teeth” that help hold the headband in place, and you can choose from four multi-pack color options. 14 This Set Of Racerback Crop Tanks You’ll Wear With Everything
cropped tank tops are the perfect complement to your favorite high-rise bottoms. You get four shirts in infinitely wearable neutral hues, but there are also six other multi-pack combinations with different colors. They remain a clear fan favorite with over 20,000 five-star ratings.
Available Sizes: Small — Large 15 This High-Waisted Bikini With A One-Shoulder Top
high-waisted bikini is ready for any day at the pool or beach. The top features a one-shoulder strap and a fun tie detail at the bottom band. It comes in more than a dozen colors and prints, and at this price you might as well get a couple of new suits for the season.
Available Sizes: Small — X-Large 16 This Pair of Comfy High-Rise Shorts For Running Or Lounging
These are called
running shorts, but the comfy fit also makes them great for lounging at home. They have an adjustable drawstring at the waist and feature a high-rise. If you want to change it up with a mid-rise, just fold the elastic waistband down. They come in 13 colors, including a couple of colorblock options.
Available Sizes: Small — X-Large 17 These Retro Sunglasses With UVA & UVB Protection
Complete your outfit with a pair of these 90s-vibe
sunglasses. The rectangular-framed sunnies come in a two-pack, which includes a black pair and a tortoiseshell pair. Or you can choose other combos, including some colorful options. 18 The Comfy Cloud Slides That You’ve Seen Everywhere
Whether you call them pillow slides or cloud slides, these are the
comfy shoes of the moment. The ergonomic footbed has an ultra-thick sole, and the non-slip outsole is designed for sturdy stepping. They’re also waterproof and washable, so you can wear these slides indoors or by the pool. Choose from more than a dozen colors, including neutral hues and bright shades. 19 A Classic & Versatile A-Line Dress You Can Wear To The Office Or Brunch
a-line dress to the office or dress it up with bold accessories when heading out with friends. The dress, which comes in eye-catching red or classic black, features a crew neckline and mid-length sleeves. One reviewer commented, “Hands down the most versatile dress I’ve owned.”
Available Sizes: 00 — 18 20 This Pullover Bra Made Of Stretchy Cotton
lightweight pullover bra works as a sports bra for low-impact workouts or as a comfy option for everyday wear. It’s a fan favorite with over 35,000 five-star ratings, and shoppers praise its comfort and lightweight support. This cotton blend bra comes in a few different variations and multi-packs if you’re just as enthusiastic.
Available Sizes: 32 — 44 21 These Birkenstock EVA Dupes For $20
You can’t go wrong with this Birkenstock-like
pair of sandals for less than half the price. They’re made of soft and waterproof EVA and have adjustable wide straps. And they come in over 40 fun colors and prints, including leopard, yellow, and black.
Available Sizes: 6 — 11 22 These Biker Shorts Made From Soft Cotton Jersey
Biker shorts are a wardrobe staple at this point, and
this pair is made of super soft and stretchy cotton jersey. They are thick enough to pass the squat test, and these shorts feature an elastic waistband and a 7-inch inseam. Get them in black or heathered gray.
Available Sizes: Small — XX-Large 23 A Cotton Bucket Hat Available In Over 30 Colors & Prints
Keep the sun out of your eyes with this
cute bucket hat that’s a fan favorite with over 12,000 five-star ratings. Shoppers love the fit, and it comes in over 30 colors and prints, including tie dye.
Available Sizes: Small — X-Large 24 A Scoop Neck Crop Top That Comes In More Than 40 Shades
If you ever feel like you’ve got nothing to wear, you may need to add more basics — like
this crop top — to your closet. It’s got a scoop neckline and short sleeves, and the crop complements on-trend high-waist bottoms. Pick up a couple tops or more since they’re super affordable and come in over 40 colors.
Available Sizes: Small — Large 25 A Floral Duster That Works As A Cover-Up Or Pop Of Color To Any Outfit
lightweight duster is a favorite with shoppers as a summertime cover-up or as a flowy layer to any outfit. The floral pattern adds visual texture and pops of color to an otherwise plain outfit, and it’s also available in 32 other patterns and colors.
Available Sizes: Small — 4X 26 This Strappy Sports Bra With A Fun Back Detail
sports bra has a little something extra thanks to several criss-crossing straps along the back. It’s made from a lightweight and moisture-wicking blend of polyester and spandex, and the cups inside the bra are removable. Choose from 18 color and pattern options.
Available Sizes: Small — X-Large 27 The Pair Of Casual Leopard Print Shorts With Over 6,000 Five-Star Ratings
You can never have too many pairs of comfortable shorts for warm seasons, and this
leopard print pair is too cute to pass up. They have a drawstring closure on the elastic waistband with pockets on each side. Wear them with any neutral tee or tank.
Available Sizes: Small — XX-Large 28 The Fan-Favorite Bodycon Dress Available In 44 Prints & Colors
For your next night out, try this
midi bodycon dress. It’s a perennial favorite with over 18,000 five-star ratings, and it’s a stretchy blend of polyester and spandex. Best of all, this sleeveless number comes in over 44 colors and fun prints, so you can choose one that really suits your style.
Available Sizes: Small — XX-Large 29 This Fit & Flare Dress With Quarter-Length Sleeves
For a dress that works equally well for the office or a social event, you can count on this
fit and flare dress. The stretchy dress has a matte sheen, and the quarter-length sleeves help it stretch into both warmer and cooler seasons. It comes in 13 colors and prints, including several variations of a fun tulip print.
Available Sizes: X-Small — X-Large 30 This Chic Monogrammed Pendant Necklace Layered With A Chain Choker
For under $20, you get this
necklace set with a monogrammed pendant. The coin pendant is chic and customizable to any letter, and you can wear it with or without the chainlink choker. Both are brass and plated in 14K gold. 31 The Plain White Tee With Effortlessly Cool Padded Shoulders
Update any outfit with the simple yet chic addition of this
padded shoulder sleeveless tee. The shape feels totally modern and gives a tee-and-jeans look a bit of edge. This white tee is classic, but you can also pick it up in 16 other solid colors, including black and khaki.
Available Sizes: Small — Large 32 A Cami Slip Dress In Four Neutral Colors
A slip dress is a great basic to have on hand, and
this one is comfortably stretchy and under $20. The straps are adjustable, so you can get the right fit, and it comes in four neutral hues: black, beige, white, and navy.
Available Sizes: Small — X-Large 33 These Woven Sandals With Crossover Straps These sandals are as comfortable as flip-flops but way more stylish with woven crossover straps. They’re made of faux leather with rubber outsoles, and they come in this light brown, black, and other variations.
Available Sizes: 6 — 10 34 A Casual Midi Dress With A Tie Waist
midi dress is lightweight, casual, and super wearable with its flowy fit. An elasticized tie waist gives the dress some definition, and it comes in nine solid colors. Reviewers also note that the length of this dress works great if you’re petite.
Available Sizes: Small — X-Large 35 The Lightweight Sports Bra That Also Works As A Crop Top
sports bra that can also work as a cute crop top for your workout. It features a scoop neck design with spaghetti straps and medium support from a built-in bra with removable cups. The bra top comes in six solid colors as well as other variations with thicker straps.
Available Sizes: Medium — XX-Large 36 This Pleated Skater Skirt With An Adjustable Drawstring
Pair this fun
skater skirt with your favorite crop top or tee, and you’ll be good to go. The elastic waistband lets you wear the skirt at a high-rise or more mid-rise, according to reviewers, and you can tie it with the adjustable drawstring. This dotted number is adorable, but the skirt also comes in 27 other colors and prints.
Available Sizes: Small — XX-Large 37 An Off-The-Shoulder Floral Dress With Trumpet Sleeves
Something about an off-the-shoulder dress always feels a bit special, and you can’t go wrong with
this floral number on warm days. The sweet design pops on the vibrant red dress, and the billowy trumpet sleeves match the swingy skirt. It’s also available in more than 30 other prints and colors.
Available Sizes: X-Small — XX-Large 38 This Ribbed Knit Midi Skirt This pick stands out from other pencil skirts with its more casual rib knit, making it great for office wear or everyday wear. It features a high-rise waist and midi length with a back split for comfortable movement. Choose from 19 solid colors, including black, brown, and gray.
Available Sizes: X-Small — X-Large 39 This Matching Set Of Floral PJs
If you want to feel put-together and comfy for bedtime, pick up this
matching pj set. The spaghetti strap cami top is cropped and comes with matching ruffled shorts. Reviewers report the material is soft and stretchy, and it’s also available in over 20 other colors and prints.
Available Sizes: X-Small — XX-Large 40 These Levi’s Mid-Rise Skinny Jeans With Thousands Of Five-Star Reviews
Skinny jeans remain a denim must-have even as trends come and go, and this
classic Levi’s pair is a fan favorite with over 28,000 five-star ratings. These mid-rise jeans are available in 13 different washes and three lengths, so they’ll work whether you’re tall or petite.
Available Sizes: 2 — 28 41 Hop On The Longer Denim Short Trend With This $22 Pair
Denim shorts reappear every summer, but if you want to dip your toe into the current longer short trend, try on
this affordable pair. They feature a mid rise and a relaxed fit, and are made of a cotton blend with 2% elastane for comfortable stretch. Choose from five washes, including both light and dark finishes.
Available Sizes: 4 — 18 42 This Small Crossbody Bag That Zips Closed
crossbody bag is a must for holding all your stuff hands-free, but this bag’s strap is removable so it can also double as a clutch. The main compartment has an inner pocket and zips closed, plus it has zippered pockets on each side. This saddle brown shade is a great neutral for any outfit, but it also comes in seven other colors. 43 The Tortoiseshell Sunnies With Over 13,000 Five-Star Ratings
I can always use another pair of stylish sunnies, and
this tortoiseshell pair looks good without setting me back much at all. They’re lightweight, polarized, and offer UV protection. With over 13,000 five-star ratings, shoppers report getting tons of compliments when wearing them. 44 This Set Of Glittery Studs In Six Different Sizes
this one set, you can change up between minimal sparkle or maximum glam with six pairs of earrings. The cubic zirconia studs range from 3 to 8 millimeters and are set on stainless steel posts. The round cut is classic for everyday wear. 45 This Super Cute Cutout Swimsuit
Switch up your usual swimwear with this unexpected
cutout monokini. It features a one-shoulder strap and fun colorblocking. It comes in this sweet two-tone pink as well as 23 other color combinations.
Available Sizes: Small — X-Large 46 A Tie Dye, Twist-Front Cropped Tee
For a cropped tee that’s a little different, consider
this one with a twist front and tie-dye pattern. It features a crew neckline and true-to-size fit. And it’s available in 17 other colors and patterns, including white, black, and other tie-dye variations.
Available Sizes: X-Small — X-Large 47 A Soft, Cotton Blend Halter Top
halter top that will seamlessly fit in with the rest of your warm-weather wardrobe. It’s made of a lightweight cotton blend, and you can pick it up in this classic black or 19 other prints and colors. With nearly 3,000 five-star ratings, shoppers rave about how soft and comfortable this top is.
Available Sizes: Small — XX-Large 48 This Small Handbag With Croc Pattern Details
Inspired by 90s trends? Complete your outfit with
this small handbag you can carry in hand or wear over your shoulder. It features zippered closure and croc detail on the bag’s exterior. And it comes in black, brown, or white. 49 This Double Ring Belt That At A Glance Mimics That Gucci Belt
Define a flowy dress or top off your jeans with one of these
double-ring buckle belts, and your outfit will instantly look more pulled together. At a glance, the double rings look a lot like that popular Gucci belt, but at a fraction of the designer price. Plus, you get both a black and brown belt in this set.
Available Sizes: S — XXXL 50 A 5-Pack Of Lacy Underwear Briefs
If you can’t remember the last time you bought new underwear, you’ll want to add this five-pack of
super soft briefs to your cart. They’re made of bamboo viscose with spandex for stretchiness, and they feature lace detail along the hem and waist. Reviewers rave about them for their comfort and moisture-wicking abilities thanks to the bamboo.
Available Sizes: Small — X-Large
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This article was originally published on
July 24, 2021