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    25 Cute Basics From Amazon You'll Probably Be Glad You Added To Your Closet

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    1. Fleece joggers that'll become an essential go-to come errand days or days spent lazily lounging around the house. With a relaxed, straight fit, they'll give you just enough room to feel comfy while you kick back for a movie or hop in the car to pick up some groceries.

    PLUS they have pockets. WIN.

    Promising review: "These are perfect joggers! Super soft and fit as expected. I have gotten others that look shiny and feel cheap, but these are legit! So happy with my purchase." —Molly

    Price: $18+ (available in sizes XS–2XL and 14 styles)

    2. A padded puffer featuring a faux fur color for those bitingly cold days where you're unfortunately forced to go outside. It has a fully lined inside with a belt so you're always fully bundled.,

    Promising review: "I really like the material! It’s a nice heavy coat. I usually wear a large, but got an extra large because I read it’s a tad too small for some. However it does have a little room, but I tried it on with a regular long sleeve shirt. I’m sure it will be perfect if I wear a sweater underneath! Also the furry part is held on with loop strings and buttons, so it's removable. It also looks cute without the fur, too." —Cammi

    Price: $82.99 (available in sizes S–2XL and four colors)

    3. A striped swing shirt, because everyone should have some staple tops to wear on rotation. It's exactly the type of shirt you'd throw on in the morning when looking to get out of the house asap., Amazon

    Promising review: "I love these tops! The top is not clingy at all; it's a great long length and the fabric is soft and comfortable. I ordered the blue and white stripe – I was worried it might be a little see-through, but it's not at all. I'm ordering two more!" —Amazon Customer

    Price: $12.37+ (available in sizes 1X–7X and nine styles)

    4. A color-blocked sweater to pair with jeans and booties for a casual night out with friends. It's a step up from your plain sweater and can add a bit of color to an otherwise monotone outfit.


    Promising review: "Another great sweater from Amazon! Loved the look of this online. I got the gray, white, and burnt orange style and it looks identical to the photos. It’s heavy with good quality stitching. It has some stretch to it, but fits well. Overall very pleased with this purchase, can’t wait for cooler weather so I can wear it out!" —Kelli M.

    Price: $39.50 (available in sizes XS–XL and seven colors)

    5. And! A hooded open cardigan that'll come in handy when the office hits below freezing even during the colder months. It's the perfect item to hang from your desk chair for whenever necessary.


    Promising review: "Nice lightweight cardigan, perfect for a casual workplace environment. I’m completely happy with my purchase." —lyssa

    Price: $49.50 (available in sizes XS–XL and two colors).

    6. High-wasted leggings so you can further expand your athleisure collection. They feature a waistband pocket for personal items like your phone and credit card, which can be super convenient should you actually choose to go for a run.


    Promising review: "I love the texture on the legs! These leggings are well-made and will not show underwear, even when you bend over. This is my third pair! True to size and comfortable. I love the high waist! So glad to have found leggings that transition from running to lounging to going out!" —Brittany B

    Price: $33.65+ (available in sizes XS–3X and four colors)

    7. A fleece hoodie you'll want to curl up in at the end of a long day. It's just heavy enough to layer under a jacket or to lay around in on a Sunday.


    Price: $27 (available in sizes XS–XL and five colors)

    8. High-heeled Chelsea boots that are an absolute must for every closet. They're a super versatile fall and winter boot and can be easily transitioned from day to night.


    They look chic with a pair of jeans or can be dressed up with a dress. BTW, a lot of reviewers noted that they are a bit narrow, so wide-fee peeps beware!

    Price: $64.63+ (available in sizes 5–10.5 and three colors)

    9. A button-down plaid shirt, because every guy should own one of these. Made of 100% cotton, it's soft, yet sturdy, and the ideal choice for Friday date night.


    Promising review: "I didn't quite know what I was getting into when I ordered my first Goodthreads product. It was a great price, so I figured I didn't have much to lose and everything to gain. Now, this shirt has entered into my weekly attire selection, as I have found to this shirt to be extremely comfortable. I have just purchased my second Goodthreads shirt, and I am anxiously awaiting for its arrival." —Amazon Customer

    Price: $23.38+ (available in sizes XS–3XL Tall

    10. A tie-dye maxi dress so you can fully embrace warm weather once it reappears. Or so you can head off on your mid-winter island escape fully prepared.


    With an overall loose fit, you'll always be comfortable. Plus, it features side pockets.

    Promising review: "Unique, cute summer dress that's really comfy. I can wear this in casual situations and it feels great. Would highly recommend if you enjoy dinner dresses. The fit was great, too." —Anna N.

    Price: $22.99 (available in sizes S–XL and two colors)

    11. A sleek wrap dress to bust out for any and every professional scenario in your life. Client meeting? Check. Holiday party? Check.


    Promising review: "I can't believe the quality of this dress for the price. The material is high quality, drapes beautifully, and doesn't wrinkle easily so therefore great for packing. I am looking for the perfect dress for my daughter's upcoming college graduation. I haven't purchased Lark and Ro previously; I have now ordered three." —Vicki L.

    Price: $30.32+ (available in sizes XS–XL and 16 styles)

    12. A patterned skirt that'll bring out your playful side. Ain't nothing like a little color to brighten an outfit. The pleated design features a concealed zipper *and* pockets.,

    Promising review: "I'm wearing it right now, as I type this. I've received so many compliments from people about the adorable pattern (I purchased the blue one with the 'cool cats' all over it). There's two buttons on the waistband so you can adjust your fit, and it is elastic as well. The pockets are nice and deep, and the length of the skirt hits just below my knee caps, making this fantastic for the workplace!" —Amy Peavy

    Price: $17.99+ (available in sizes S–3XL and 24 styles)

    13. A cropped denim jacket you can layer over a light sweater for some added warmth on a night out. The material has a nice stretch to it unlike other denim jackets that can feel a bit stiff. Also the frayed bottom adds a bit of a rugged vibe!

    Promising review: "Stretchy, comfortable, and soft! I love it!" —stacie odaniel

    Price: $59.90 (available in sizes XS–XL and two colors)

    14. A crossbody bag with a zipper closure to fit all your personal belongings without turning into a deep, dark well where you consistently lose your lipstick. It also features an outside pocket you can easily slip your phone into while on the go.


    Promising review: "My girlfriend loves this purse; she loves that the strap is just the right length and how roomy the interior is. It's just the right size and has plenty of space for her phone, wallet, and some makeup. The color goes with all her outfits and she has got several compliments on the purse. The delivery speed was very quick. I got it the very next day. Overall, it's a great purse that has enough room for all the stuff she carries." —Sam

    Price: $26.99 (available in two colors)

    15. Basic crew neck tees you can pair with your favorite pair of jeans or tuck into a pair of joggers. The vintage cotton is made to look more worn-in and relaxed, not like a starched, uncomfortable tank.


    Promising review: "I absolutely love this shirt. It's so comfy and fits slightly loose, which I like. The material is very, very soft and only gets better with each wash." —jazmin

    Price: $16.94 (available in sizes XS–2XL and 20 styles)

    16. A workout hoodie so you can always have something to throw on when heading out to the gym or on your next run. Plus, having a dedicated workout hoodie that you know you're gonna sweat in means you don't need to dirty other sweatshirts you'd rather lounge around in.


    Price: $21.49+ (available in sizes XS–3X and four colors)

    17. A ribbed peplum top made from a thicker material so you won't ever have to worry about it being too sheer. It's the perfect choice for date night or layered under a blazer for your morning meeting.


    Promising review: "This ribbed tank exceeded my expectations. I have had it for a while and have worn it quite a bit. It's great either worn alone on warm days or layered under a jacket during cooler months. Love the rose/blush color." —LW

    Price: $39.50 (available in sizes S–XL and in two colors)

    18. A long-sleeve, V-neck dress, because everyone should have a favorite dress in their closet. It'll hit right at the knee so it can be worn in a professional setting or can be dressed up with a pair of heels for a fancier event.


    Promising review: "Honestly, I didn’t have high hopes ordering a dress from Amazon, let alone a plus size dress! It’s incredibly soft! And it’s not sheer, so I’m glad I won’t have to wear a slip underneath. I personally sized up because I know how this shape fits me and it fits perfectly! I also love that I can dress it up or down. I will be back to buy more from Daily Ritual!" —Nikki Rupert

    Price: $15.54+ (available in sizes 1X–7X and seven colors)

    19. Wide-legged jeans for a more modern twist on the traditional straight-legged jean. You'll stay comfy during the day so you won't be itching to run home and take them off the moment you leave work.,

    I find wide-legged jeans much more comfortable to wear to work or out for the day. I don't feel like they're constricting, which is a huge plus if I'm wearing them to dinner.

    Promising review: "I was looking for a pair of jeans in just this style, a wide-legged crop length. These are perfect; the stretch makes them extremely comfortable and they look nice enough for a casual work day. The fit was great." —Jane B.

    Price: $38.30+ (available in sizes 00–14 and four washes)

    20. An oversized turtleneck sweater you'll never want to take off. When it comes to really cold weather, you'll want something that covers your neck and won't feel constricting after hours of wear.


    Promising review: "This sweater is incredibly soft without being itchy and still looks professional enough to wear to work or for comfort!" —smatrose

    Price: $41.86 (available in sizes XS–2XL and three colors)

    21. A standard barncoat that is both durable and comfortable, with two chest pockets, two waist pockets, and one interior pocket. You'll never have to carry our wallet in your back pants pocket again. Plus, as a unisex item, it can be worn by anyone!


    Promising review: "I bought a Goodthreads item in the past and it was kind of a slim fit, however this jacket is just the absolute perfect size for an XXL dude like myself. Not too big and definitely lightweight, which is great if you tend to run hot in terms of body temp. The jacket does not have any sort of lining, so just be aware." —Chris B.

    Price: $34.59+ (available in sizes XS–3X Tall and five colors)

    22. Timeless sterling silver hoops with an anti-tarnish coating so they'll always be in pristine shape – no matter how often you wear them. They're one inch x one inch, so a perfect everyday size without being too clumsy., Amazon

    Promising review: "I love these earrings. They are extremely comfortable. So much so that sometimes I can’t tell that I have them on." —Laurie Anne Lucas

    Price: $17.90+ (available in four sizes and two styles)

    23. Leather sneakers to up your shoe game. There's no reason to sacrifice comfort for style, which is exactly why these sneaks perfectly fit the bill.


    The sneakers are made of vegan leather and reviewers loved their fit. Most got sizing correct on the first try and report that the sneakers are great for all-day wear.

    Price: $49.90 (available in sizes 5–12 and three colors)

    24. Straight-leg stretch pants for a polished, sophisticated look the next time you have a big presentation at work. The stretch material will make them feel like yoga pants when in reality you'll look business professional. Win win.


    Promising review: "I love these! I have such a hard time trying to find pants that fit AND are comfortable. These are it! They are super-stretchy and actually long enough for me if I wear flats. There's plenty of room in the seat and lots of nice stretch to accommodate 'the spread' when you sit down. The material is kind of noisy when walking, but I don't mind that. The color is consistent, no dark spots or bleaching. I don't put these in the dryer, only hang my clothes, so I don't know how they'd hold up in the dryer. Overall, if you are looking for a nice long pair of stretchy comfy pants, these are it!" —C Larson

    Price: $9.06+ (available in sizes 18 Plus—32 Plus and three colors)

    25. A windbreaker to keep you warm and dry during days of less than ideal weather. It's mesh-lined, features an adjustable hood, a front pocket, elastic cuffs, and can be folded down to a fraction of its original size.


    Promising review: "I ordered this as a woman and I was worried that the jacket would be too tight in the chest. This jacket is perfect, though! love the color and the fabric; it even has soft fabric on the inside to keep you from sticking to the slippy material in the outside. Super cute and comfy." —Haley R.

    Price: $23.31+ (available in sizes S–4XL and four colors)

    Why are you hesitating? You need these basics in your closet.


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