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    26 Things I Bet No One Will Believe You Got For Less Than $20

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    1. Geometric front-back earrings sure to make anyone who sees them want to get closer and say, "Ooooh."


    Promising review: "These are some of the only earrings I've worn that don't make my ears itch and react, which is pretty awesome, considering the low price. Usually I get about four hours out of a pair of earrings, but I can wear these 12 hours or more without any problems. Also, they may look stabby and sharp, but they aren't at all. I wear them all the time and they have never caught my neck or clothing. They also aren't flimsy. I'm known for manhandling my jewelry and breaking the cheap stuff easily, and I've somehow managed not to snap or bend these, which is a miracle. They haven't turned green or lost their shine. They're lovely." —Lexi

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99.

    2. A decorative basket that can fold within itself to give you two different style options to match the vibe you're going for in a room.


    Get it from Target for $19.99.

    3. A bedside shelf organizer designed to stick to the wall and give you a place to store your phone, charger, a book, and anything else you'd put on a bedside table if you had room for that...


    Promising review: "This shelf is very compact and a decent replacement for a nightstand, especially if you wear glasses and share your bed with a partner and there isn't a place for a second nightstand. The top shelf is perfect for glasses. The bottom shelf works well for remotes — and you can leave your phone in it to charge/disable your morning alarm without climbing over your partner" —Andrey

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in two styles).

    4. A catch-all dish so dainty and beautiful people will probably just assume you found it a fancy boutique.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $14.

    5. A mail holder designed to be an easy way to remember exactly where you put those important documents you got sent in the mail because for some reason that's how they still send them.


    Promising review: "This mail holder is super cute!! It is sturdy, attractive, and well-made. The color is awesome and true to the online pictures! This was a great buy as I was looking for something to complete and organize my counter space!!" —StarrBright03

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

    6. A pedestal vase as a nice and minimalist home for your dearly beloved houseplant that you may or may not treat like a child. (No judgement!)

    World Market

    Get it from World Market for $19.99.

    7. A crossbody bag that's the perfect size to fit the essentials (phone, wallet, keys, lipbalm) as you head out for a fun day with your friends.


    Promising review: "I seriously love this bag! It feels very nice. It’s sturdy but not too hard. It fits a ton more stuff than you would expect for a small bag. Super cute!" —Priscilla

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 21 colors).

    8. A mirrored shelf perfect to store your lipstick collection in so you can quickly apply the perfect shade to match your outfit before you dash out to door because you totally told your friends you were already five minutes away.


    Get it from H&M for $17.99.

    9. Some lunar garland you'll be over the ~moon~ to see every night when you return home and know that you *finally* get to climb back into bed.


    Promising review: "Picture does not do this justice. It's so pretty. I love it." —Dana

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in three sizes and two colors all under $20).

    10. A puff-sleeved cotton dress pefect for Valentine's Day or just your next date night.


    Get it from H&M for $19.99 (available in sizes 0P-14P).

    11. An abstract art piece because it's about time to put something on those bare walls instead of using the excuse, "Everything is too expensive." You can do it, I believe in you.


    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    12. A love oracles set to help guide your love life (or your friend's love life, or even strangers, TBH) with the help of some wisdom from famous people throughout the ages.

    Uncommon Goods

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $17.

    13. A puff-sleeve blouse to pair with your favorite pair of jeans for a simple yet classy look sure to please.

    Promising review: "Oh my God, I'm absolutely in LOVE with this top! The square neck and lace cap sleeves make it look very high end and classy. It fits true to size. The fabric is very comfortable, I wore it for a concert for a whole day without any discomfort. I definitely recommend it!" —Iffat Jarin

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in sizes XS-XL and in four styles).

    14. A nightlight so cute that you'll feel okay in the dark knowing that this little guy is there to help protect you and make you feel a little safer.


    Get it from Firebox for $19.99.

    15. Pearled headbands that I own, so I can attest that they are super nice and look way more expensive than they are.

    @lippylovers / Via, Amazon

    Promising review: "I bought these headbands to add a fun accessory to my outfits, and I've worn them every day since buying them. They are so versatile and comfortable to wear. I usually get headaches from wearing headbands, but these are so cushioned around the ears they don't bother me at all. The pearls have all stayed on nicely, and they look much more expensive than they are! I would highly recommend them!" —Tyler Hoffman

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $14.95.

    16. A french terry shift dress that just may ~shift~ your opinion on a good go-to outfit. Move over jeans and a t-shirt, this one is just as comfortable.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $19.99 (available in sizes 0X-4X).

    17. A fruit bowl that just might make your kitchen and what's inside the bowl seem more ~apple-aling~.

    Promising review: "This is perfect as a fruit bowl or a centerpiece to put decorative balls inside. It is quite large but it still looks nice with just a few pieces of fruit inside. I love how the design makes the color of the fruit pop. I've had nectarines, mandarins, and apples in there at various times, and they all looked so much more appetizing compared to when they were in their original plastic bags. I'm surprised that this is one of the cheaper bowls on Amazon. You definitely get bang for your buck." —Skytheas

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in five styles all under $20).

    18. A pair of sunglasses so cool, you'll probably start looking around to make sure that the paparazzi haven't found you yet.

    Mulberry and Grand

    Get them from Mulberry and Grand for $18 (available in five colors).

    19. A bracelet set to make it look like you tried really hard and found a number of bracelets that all look great together when really you just threw them on before you left the house.

    Promising review: "I just love love love my new bracelets. The quality is great and each bracelet can be worn individually or as a set. The price is great, but the quality of the bracelets far better than the price. The presentation was so beautiful. it’s like a personal gift. I will be purchasing from this company again, and I will most definitely give a bracelet as a gift to someone else." —NOLA

    Get the set from Amazon for $14.99 (available in 39 styles).

    20. A jigsaw puzzle lamp for anyone who wants a nice light fixture *and* a challenge (as it comes in 30 pieces and can be assembled in 15 different ways).

    Promising review: "This light looks amazing! It looks like an expensive light fixture! And as for the price, you can't beat it. Our new home doesn't have wired lighting in the living room, so this is the perfect solution. It gives off soft glow over the room, so be mindful of you're looking for something to really light up the space. Yes, the instructions are vague, but a YouTube video or two can help with the assembly. The pieces are all of good quality and came with no imperfections. I would definitely recommend this product to a friend." —Pennie Sims

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in three sizes and 10 colors).

    21. A bath bomb set perfect for your friend who's been really stressed out recently and needs a little reminder that it's okay to relax and have some "me time".

    The Grommet

    Get it from The Grommet for $16.50 (available in grapefruit bergamot, jasmine rose, or lemon coconut).

    22. A ruffle mini skirt you can pair with a t-shirt in the summer or a sweater and tights in the winter. We love a skirt that can be worn year round!

    Promising review: "This is a very versatile skirt! It can be worn in a variety of ways, and there are lots of different cute prints to choose from. The ruffles are cute and lay naturally, which can be hard to find a skirt sometimes. For sizing reference, I wear an XL and 14/16 and the XL fit perfectly. I definitely recommend for any season of the year!" —McKenzie

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in sizes S-XL and in 12 styles).

    23. A stretch belt you can add to any outfit that needs that finishing touch so everyone will be ~buzzing~ about it.


    Get it from Amazon for $19 (available in one size and plus).

    24. A document holder you can hand on the wall or just keep on your desk. Either way, it will help make your life less cluttered so you can make the most out of this year.


    Promising review: "Instead of hanging this on the wall, it is sitting on my desk. It's a good size and can fit my notebooks and papers to keep everything less cluttered." —c_sanrick

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    25. A midi skirt – ~rust~ me when I say that you'll wear it all the time.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $17.99 (available in sizes XS-L).

    26. A floral picture frame that'll give you the perfect excuse to print a favorite picture you love to look at and put it in your home for a nice personal touch.


    Promising review: "This is a beautiful frame. I bought a few of them as Christmas gifts, and they were well-loved. The items were impeccably packaged and very well protected so they arrived in perfect condition. My daughter's picture looked amazing in them!" —Erin

    Get it from Amazon for $18.80.

    Your friends when they think you paid way more for these items than you did:

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