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    33 Things That Look More Expensive Than Their Price Tag

    Pretty sure these clothes, furniture, accessories, and more are basically international superspies.

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    1. An off-the-shoulder V-neck blouse you can easily pair with your favorite pair of jeans for a sophisticated style sure to wow.

    2. An acrylic desk display perfect for displaying your favorite photos (or important notes) on your desk so you have something nice to look at to calm you down after receiving yet another "Per my last email..." response. 

    the square acrylic display with cold edge and magnets to hang photos and notes
    Anthropologie

    Promising review: "This is a beautiful way to display things you love. The magnets are strong, just enough area for photos and displaying. Love this! Not bulky, perfect!" —BocaBeatriceShop

    Get it from Anthropologie for $34

    3. A minimalist watch with a leatherlike band because it's ~time~ to upgrade your look without spending a huge chunk of change.

    4. handmade floral coaster so beautiful you *might* not want to set your drinks on it, but you totally should because it will protect your surfaces and also feel so elegant you might think you've been transported to the set of Bridgerton

    Set of transparent coasters with uneven edged gold rim and white pressed flowers inside
    Poppy & Pour / Etsy

    BTW — Poppy & Pour is a California-based small biz that has been creating custom flower coasters, keychains, and more since 2020.

    Promising review: "Absolutely gorgeous! It's hard to get a good photo of resin without reflections or light so trust me when I say this is even more beautiful in person! Seller gave me exactly what I requested and I couldn't be happier with this purchase. Highly highly recommended!" —nlivnil

    Get it from Poppy & Pour on Etsy for $14+.

    5. A floor lamp with a mid-century modern vibe that will actually add a ton of light to the room.

    Reviewer pic of the tall gold lamp with two circular bulbs coming out the side

    6. A WOW-worthy ruched bodycon dress you can style in so many ways because it's the perfect base layer for all your favorite accessories. Plus, you can throw on a long-sleeved shirt underneath to make this style work during every season.

    model wearing the mid-calf length short-sleeved rouched dress in black

    7. A set of bubble water glasses to upgrade your drinkware and make you feel downright fancy when you drink orange juice in the morning.

    Set of glasses with small bubbles in the glass in clear, red, blue, and green

    8. A plaid shacket that has the look of a shirt with the warmth and feel of a jacket, which is a great combo for those chilly fall days that are coming up quicker than you've probably realized. Throw this on with your favorite pair of jeans and a tee for a trendy and chic outfit that doesn't cost a fortune. 

    model wearing the pink plaid shacket
    Target

    Get it from Target for $50 (available in women's sizes XS–4X and in two colors). 

    9. A two-tier jewelry tray to display accessories, crystals, or whatever trinkets you have collected in a corner somewhere.

    Promising review: "I love Umbra products — they always have good modern designs. This looks more expensive than you’d expect. It’s a matte gold, which I always think ups the sophistication. It’s on the smaller side and perfect for a bedside table or corner of a vanity. The top holds several small items and the bottom can hold several bangles."—Dr A.

    Get it from Amazon for $21.30+ (available in three colors).

    10. A chiffon kimono-inspired top that'll instantly dress up every tee-and-jeans outfit.

    11. gold watering can and mister you can not only use to water your plants, but then leave out after you're done as a piece of decor. It will be a nice reminder so you don't forget to water your plants (because that's the hardest part). 

    Promising review: "This watering can is so easy to use, and it holds a lot more water than you would think by the size. I also love the cap that comes on the end of the spout — a great way to avoid spills!! Appreciate the pretty mister that comes with it, too. Both look very nice on the shelf where I house my plants in front of a window." —MC Phillips

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99 (available in three colors).

    12. A one-shoulder sports bra so cute, it may just motivate you to get that next workout in ASAP, and then share a cute snap afterward.

    Reiviewer wearing the sports bra with cut out in the middle in white

    13. A mushroom stool people will probably think you got from some fancy-schmancy boutique with a ~MUSH~ higher price tag on it. It's OK, your secret is safe with me!

    a stool with a white bottom and red polka-dot top that looks like a mushroom

    14. A floral glass soap dispenser that'll look really nice sitting on your bathroom counter and make your home a little more eco-friendly because you can simply refill it every time you run out of soap.

    Clear glass soap dispenser with light pink and yellow flowers around the outside and a silver pump

    15. A jade-gemstone gold necklace dainty enough to wear every single day without overpowering your outfit.

    Three necklaces with gold chains and cylinder-shaped jade gemstones in the middle

    16. A Bodum pour-over coffee maker made with heat-resistant borosilicate glass with a permanent filter inside to make a delicious cup of coffee that just might turn you into an even bigger coffee snob.

    The coffee maker with cork in the middle with coffee in it and a coffee cup next to it

    17. A pair of hoop earrings to help you make a ~statement~, and that statement is that you are a boss who doesn't mess around when it comes to style.

    Model wearing the square marble earrings with white, black, brown, and teal in them

    18. A chic dinnerware set that comes with everything you need to set the perfect table. Your guests will be so impressed to be using a matching set at your next dinner party, they'll probably start to believe you're finally a real adult.

    A pink, 32-piece dinnerware set that serves 8 placed on a kitchen island
    Wayfair

    The set comes with eight dinner plates, eight salad plates, eight bowls, and eight mugs and is dishwasher- and microwave-safe. 

    Promising review: "They are very nice. The mugs are a nice size. I love how the sides come up; this will keep food from falling off the plate. I love the black and red. I will really enjoy this dinnerware. Thank you for the quality of this dinnerware." —Teresa

    Get it from Wayfair for $100.77+ (originally $109.99+; available in four colors)

    19. A tulle ruffle-shoulder bodysuit that will make you feel like a GD star when you wear it. Watch out, the paparazzi may be looking for you when you rock this frock.

    Reviewer wearing the black sleeveless bodysuit with sheer tulle puff shoulders
    A different reviewer wearing the same bodysuit

    Promising review: "I love this bodysuit!! I wore it for my birthday brunch and felt bougie in all the right ways! I had a ton of girls ask me where I got it and they were shocked when I told them Amazon." —Cassidy D.

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in women's sizes S–XXL and 10 colors and styles).

    20. A vase with an abstract face line design on it people will probably just assume you stole from a modern art museum. 

    a white vase with abstract faces outlined on it in black
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This is a beautiful vase! It's exactly as pictured. Love love love!!!" —Veronica Fitzjarrald

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99.

    21. A romantic chiffon V-neck midi dress you should just plan to wear to a picnic in the park right now. It's the perfect dress to frolic around and enjoy some snacks. 

    model wearing the v-neck ruffle sleeve dress in navy blue with white flowers all over it
    Simple Retro

    Get it from Simple Retro for $49.99 (available in women's sizes XS–L). 

    22. A circular velvet accent chair so beautiful, it might make you feel like you're royalty. Now all you need is a crown.

    23. A pair of mules people may mistake for a certain designer brand, and you don't have to correct them if they do.

    reviewer wearing the buckle-detail loafer mules in tan
    model wearing the mules in snake

    Promising review: "Wow, what a steal. These look great. Good value and quality, true to size, and comfortable. Highly recommend a good slip-on shoe; perfect for summertime in the workplace or to tie your outfit together at brunch. I want them in black now too." —LC

    Get them from Amazon for $33.99 (available in women's sizes 6–11 and in seven colors and prints).

    24. Geometric front-back earrings so simple yet stunning, you'll probably end up wearing them with every outfit you can.

    A gold circle on the front of the ear and a stick on the back

    25. A desk lamp giving off mid-century modern vibes without the typical mid-thousands price tag. 

    the black desk lamp with wood base
    Novogratz

    Get it from Novogratz for $34

    26. A convertible sweater tank you can customize in SO many different ways. So not only does this top look super expensive but you can wear it differently every single day, making it one of your best purchases ever. 

    Model wearing the tank in black with the straps tied in a halter
    Model wearing the tank in orange with the straps tied around the front in a bow
    Free People

    Promising review: "This is a winner. Fits true to size and you can style it so many different ways at such a great price!!!! I'm obsessed. It's also lightweight so you can wear it in the spring/summer. I bought it in the ivory color but I think I'm going to buy more in different colors. " —mttran3

    Get it from Free People for $40 (available in women's sizes XS–XL and in nine colors). 

    27. Square cat-eye sunglasses with 99% UVA/UVB sun protection, because you can have sunglasses that are both stylish and protective.

    Model wearing the sunglasses in black

    28. Two metal wire flower vases so you can display the beautiful flowers you just had to pick up while you were at the grocery store.

    Two clear tubes with gold wire stand around them and flowers inside

    29. A floral lace bralette you'll wear a ~bunch~ because it's comfortable and will make you feel super sexy.

    Model wearing the floral-lace style bralette in pink

    30. A floral temporary tattoo people will probably just assume is real...until you swap it out for a new design next week.

    Big floral tattoo on the inside of a model's upper arm

    31. A velvet V-neck cami you'll feel so ~smooth~ wearing, especially since you paid practically pennies for such a nice top.

    Reviewer wearing the v-neck tank top in velvet pink with a leather jacket draped over their shoulders

    32. A set of porcelain serving bowls you can use to create Insta-worthy salads, bowls, or even pastas. Just be prepared for your friends to slide into your DMs and ask you where you got the beautiful bowls from. 

    model holding one pink dish with salad in it with another one holding apples in it below it
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I wish I'd have bought these years ago. Having a dinner salad has always been a choice of cramming it into a bowl or having it fall off a plate. With these, that issue is solved and, as a bonus, things like pasta are much easier to serve and eat. They are very well made and heavy." —CNorris

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $29.99 (available in two colors).

    33. A sleek cross-body purse with attached coin purse perfect to fit all your essentials in without weighing down your shoulder and your style at the same time.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this bag. I have had it for six months, and I have had zero issues. I was a bit timid at first due to the reviews. But I’m very glad I bought it. The quality is great for faux leather. It's pretty durable. All and all great purchase for the price would love to buy a second one if it ever restocks." —joseph gauthier

    Get it from Amazon for $32.99 (available in six colors and patterns).

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.