As a budget shopper, my two favorite places to shop are thrift stores and Amazon. The site has taken the fashion world by storm due to its affordable clothing, shoes, jewelry, and other accessories. And I’m not the only one loving it. Every time I scroll through Instagram or TikTok inevitably I end up swiping on something from Amazon which will get added to my cart. The best thing is that I end up finding great inexpensive dupes with a nice mix of high-end designers and everything in between. It’s the variety and the convenience which makes it the best option for finding something for everyone. To get you started I’ve done a round up of dresses to sandals to bikinis, and I’ve tried to focuses on the pieces which won’t break the bank! If you are looking to refresh your wardrobe there is bound to be something in here you can cart – I guarantee it.
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Did You Know You Can Get Adidas Cloudfoams on Amazon for Cheap?
Did you know that you can get discounted Adidas on Amazon?! Anyone who knows me knows I love a good pair of sneakers. Whether it be for the gym or everyday wear, these Adidas Cloudfoams are the perfect balance of sporty and casual. You can slip them on, head out the door, and still look put together. Plus, they feel like you’re walking on a cloud (hence the name)–that’s how light they are!
Protect Yourself from the Summer Sun With This Straw Fedora
This straw fedora hat gives your favorite summer outfit a carefree look with minimal effort. Wear it with your bathing suit, jeans and a tee, or summer dress. It’s a versatile piece that will match anything and everything.
I Will Be Wearing This Dress All Summer Long
For someone who loves dresses, I really don’t have very many. So, I’ve been trying to get some new pieces for summer, but I haven’t wanted to spend a ton of money on a new wardrobe. That’s why I was so excited to come across this dress on Amazon for under $30. It comes in 18 different colors, prints, and patterns–including polka dots and flowers–and the frills at the bottom are the perfect amount of playful. Not to mention the wrap style is incredibly flattering!
Show Off Your Feisty Side With This Bikini
If you couldn’t tell by now, I am not big on blowing money on clothes. Trends come and go faster than I can keep up with, so why would you want to drop money on something that you’re probably going to throw away or donate after a year? This is especially true with bathing suits. I used to spend hundreds on suits, and thank god I dropped that habit. I’m currently obsessed with this bikini. The leopard print is feisty and fun, and the ruched bottoms are the perfect amount of cheeky–suns out buns out!
This Clutch is So Chic
If you’re big on statement bags, you need this clutch. While it may not hold all of your goodies, it’s great for nights out or special events where you don’t need to bring too much along with you.
These Sunglasses are So High Quality for Such a Small Price Tag
I bought sunglasses similar to these last summer at Urban Outfitters, and they have quickly become my go-to sunglasses. They are flattering on almost every face shape and elevate every single outfit–even a plain t-shirt. And unlike other cheap sunglasses, these are high-quality and won’t snap the minute they are thrown in your purse. What more could you ask for for $15?
This Skirt Can Be Worn With So Many Different Outfits
The 70s had some of the best fashion of all time (this is a fact, you can’t change my mind). Who doesn’t want bell-bottoms and floral everything? I know I do. I think this skirt is very reminiscent of the era, so I’m totally digging it. Pair it with a lace or floral blouse, and you will be feeling totally groovy. Or wear it with a simple tee and thigh-high boots for a more modern look.
Stay Cozy All Year Long With These Slippers
No matter what time of year, my feet are always cold. So I’m wearing slippers constantly. These slippers not only keep your toesies warm, but they’re also super soft. I’ve worn quite a few slippers that have gotten beat up after one winter season, but these are long-lasting. That means no more shelling out money on slippers every single year. And it’ll only cost you $25!
This Sweater is Great for Days When You’re Feeling a Little Extra Sweet
If I could wear sweaters year-round, I would. Unfortunately, the Arizona heat doesn’t allow this. However, with sweaters like this one, I’m very tempted to say screw it and keep my AC blasting all summer long. It’s not super thick or heavy, so you can wear it on warmer fall days or layer it under a winter coat when temps drop. If the hearts are not your style, the sweater also comes in solid colors, stripes, and argyle.
There’s a Pair of Earrings for Literally Every Outfit in This 75 Earring Set
One can never have too many earrings. They’re one of the easiest ways to accessorize an outfit, after all. This 75 earring set has every style you can imagine. From simple studs to pearls to fringed drop earrings, there’s something for every outfit. And the best part? You get 75 pairs of earrings for under $20!
Dress Up Any Outfit With These Hair Barrettes
There are so many easy ways to accessorize. In fact, there are almost too many ways to accessorize. I’m currently loving these barrettes for your hair. The pearls are tres chic, and they’re big enough to hold a lot of hair, so you play around with different hairstyles.
These Levi Jeans are Such a Steal
Just like Adidas, you can also score some serious deals on Levi’s on Amazon. I’ve been a Levi’s girl for years, and I probably will be until the day I die. Their jeans fit perfectly, and they have such a wide variety of styles and colors. These jeans have a skinny fit without being too tight and sit above the ankle, which is ideal when pairing with booties or sneakers. I can’t wait until it’s cool enough to grab a pair of these.
I Haven’t Taken This Sweat Set Off Since I Got It
If you’ve seen me wear this two-piece set four days in a row, mind your own business. But really, has become my WFH uniform. I wanted something comfortable but still cute so I don’t look like a total bum every day. And this did not disappoint. It’s slouchy and extremely lightweight, making it ideal for everyday wear–especially when it’s unbearably hot out.
This Crop Top is the Perfect Basic Piece
Crop tops like this one, despite being rather simple, are usually pretty expensive. I’ve never understood why considering it’s not very much fabric. But, fortunately, there’s no need to spend the money when you get this one on Amazon for less than $15.
If You Love Adventuring, Then You Need These Sandals
You may be familiar with the brands Tevas or Chacos, which means you’re probably familiar with the $50 price tag. And while I don’t have a problem spending money on something that I know will last me years, finding dupes–like these sandals–is one of my favorite hobbies. I wear these hiking, kayaking, playing in the lake, and walking on the beach. I love that you can rinse them off easily when they’re dirty, and they’re comfy as all get out.
Look Like a Serious Boss in This Blazer
Adding a blazer to an outfit is one of the easiest ways to dress up a simple look. I’ve thrifted about 20 blazers over the past couple of years, though nothing like this plaid blazer. Wear it at work for a professional, put-together look, or pair it with a graphic tee to make your typical ensemble a little more creative.
Stop Paying Hundreds for Shorts and Get These Instead
Stop spending crazy money on shorts and get these instead! They’re such a good basic pair of shorts that won’t ride up while you walk, and you won’t have to worry about your cheeks hanging out of them. Pair them with a t-shirt or basic tank top for a simple yet fashionable look that requires minimal effort.
This Purse is Such a Good Designer Dupe
This purse may easily be one of the most fashionable purses that I have ever found on Amazon, and I can’t get enough of it. Just look how expensive it looks! It’s giving me major Louis Vuitton vibes. And while it may look small, it’s surprisingly spacious. And how cute is the included coin purse?!
This Blouse Can Be Worn to Work or a Day Out On the Town
This blouse can do it all–it can be worn to the office, brunch, happy hour, or nights on the town. Amazon user Lindsay agrees, saying, “I LOVE this top! Might be my favorite top I’ve ordered off of amazon yet. Super-versatile to wear to work or for a night out.” And it’s crazy affordable. It doesn’t get much better than that!
I Love Amazon’s Activewear, and This Sports Bra is No Exception
Amazon has some of the best activewear I’ve ever come across. And this sports bra is a hidden gem that everyone should know about. Lulu dupe, anyone? Your problem is not going to be how durable it is or will it hold the girls in while you’re working out, or is it going to break the bank. The only problem you’ll face when buying this sports bra is choosing your favorite color.
This Tank Top is a Warm Weather Must Have
I literally live in tank tops 24/7/ That’s one perk of living in the desert. So I’m always looking to expand my tank collection. That’s why I ordered this classic tank top. It’s a staple piece that can be worn with almost every bottom imaginable, and it comes in so many colors that you will never run out of options. I now have it in white, black, and light blue. I wouldn’t be surprised if I order one or two more soon.
This Top Flatters Every Body Type So Well
The world just seems to be getting more and more expensive–especially the fashion industry. We live in a world where brands can charge $50 for a solid-colored tee, and people will pay it! It makes 0 sense to me. Especially when it’s literally blank. This top is proof that you don’t need to drop a lot of money to get a quality shirt. It comes in so many different colors, comes in tank top styles, and the wrap waist will make you look so snatched.
These Shorts Are Not Only Adorable, But They’re Also Crazy Comfy
I’ve been working from home for a full year now, so you can imagine that my wardrobe has shifted from jeans to comfy clothes. So, of course, I absolutely love these shorts. There are no buttons to dig into you, the drawstring waist allows you to adjust them when needed, they can be dressed up or down, and you can wear them in public and still look put together.
Get In On the Layered Necklace Trend With This Pendant Necklace
I spent years hating gold jewelry, yet now I wear it every day. What was I thinking? Gold layering necklaces are a trend here to stay, and this necklace is an affordable way to get in on the trend. Don the initial of your name, your mom’s name, your dad’s name, your dog’s name, your significant other–you name it.
Got a Tropical Vacation Coming Up? Add These Sarongs to Your Cart
With summer being in full swing these days, there’s a good chance you probably have some kind of beach trip coming up. Or maybe just a whole lot of pool days planned. If that’s the case, then you are definitely going to want these sarongs. They’re a small, super lightweight way to cover up in between dips in the water.
This Tennis Skirt Has Been In My Cart For Months Now
Tennis skirts got wildly popular last year, and they’re still super hot right now. If you’re not rocking it while passing the ball back and forth, you can wear this tennis skirt with a ton of different pieces–including a sweater vest, oversized sweater, or t-shirt with chunky boots for a preppy yet grungy look.
This Backpack Can Hold All Your Goodies
Having a sturdy backpack is essential for traveling, working from coffee shops, and just in general, really. This one has multiple compartments–for laptops, iPads, magazines, phones, papers, wallets, etc. It also has side pockets for water bottles and a front pocket for smaller items like phones, keys, and chargers. Plus, it’s cute enough for an everyday look.
The Ruching On This Dress is Such a Fun Detail
This ruched dress is simple yet made for comfort, and with its basic silhouette, it’s a piece that will never go out of style. You can wear it out at the grocery store or glam yourself up and wear it with heels for a night on the town. Amazon user Kay reviewed it, saying, “This is a perfect dupe for the Princess Polly dress! Seriously, do not look anywhere else. The quality is fantastic. It does ride up a little bit, but you just have to adjust the drawstrings a little, and it works out just fine. If you want a looser fit, I’d recommend sizing up one from your normal size because it is tight but also flattering!”
These Platform Sandals are So 90s and I Love It
I can’t get enough of 90s fashion, so I am very excited that the era’s trends are back in style. If you’re a 90s baby (like me) who loved platform sandals, I’ve got good news for you. They’re back and bigger than ever. These platform sandals are a fashion-forward everyday staple. They come in a variety of other colors–from neon yellow to metallic silver to neutral white.
Bring Out Your Inner Child With This Bucket Hat
I bought this bucket hat (after months and months of hating them) for a trip and hate to admit that I love it now. It’s a cute way to bring out your inner child and protect you from the sun. This one is especially adorable with the daisy!
This Top is an Easy Way to Look Dressed Up With Very Little Effort
One can never have too many simple blouses. You can wear them as is in the summer or layer them up with a cardigan or jacket in the winter. This tank top is the ideal basic layering piece that can be worn with anything and everything. The lace is a fun, romantic detail that dresses the top up instantly. You can bet I am going to wear it on my next date night.
This One-Piece is the Perfect Amount of Sexy
I’ve never been a huge fan of one-piece bathing suits, but this one-piece might just change my mind. It’s the perfect mix of sexy and sweet. I love that it looks like a bikini from the front and back view yet is held together with two small side panels. It’s great for anyone who wants something that’ll hold them in a little more but still wants to show off some skin. With over 11,000 ratings, it seems to have earned its 4-star rating.
Sweat Shorts Like These Are All The Rage Right Now
I promise this is the last comfy piece on this list. I’m just a firm believer that you can never have too many sweat outfits! Sweat shorts like this are so expensive these days but not on Amazon! And the best part is that these are cute enough to wear in public, so no one will shame you for wearing them at the grocery store.
Nothing Says Summer Like a Straw Bag
Straw is such a good fabric for summer, which is why this bag is an absolute must-have for the warmer months–especially the beach. Because it’s neutral-colored, it would look cute with literally every outfit. Plus, it’s incredibly spacious. And those pom poms are just to die for.
Amp Up Your Accessories Game With This Anklet
Despite not being able to see it much, I love love love anklets. Just look at how cute this anklet is. It’s such a fun accessory for pool or beach days or when you’re rocking a pair of shorts or a flirty summer dress. If you’re showing off skin, why not dress it up a little?
I’m Madly In Love With These Versatile Sandals
I have always struggled with finding cute pairs of sandals that still look put together. I often wear very simple sandals that look a little beat up. The older I get, the more I’m trying to buy pieces that are a little less casual. That’s why I like these sandals. The braided straps give them a more formal look while still being just the right amount of laidback. Because of this, you can wear them with dresses, skirts, and even jeans for an effortlessly chic look.
There’s a Reason This Workout Set Has Gone Viral
As much as I love matching workout sets, I only own one. When I do wear my one, I really like I have my life together. I’ve become super involved in working out this past year, so I always want more activewear. This workout set went viral on Instagram, and you can bet I’ve never added something to my bag as fast as this. It’s hella flattering, surprisingly thick, and makes the girls look good.