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    28 Things For Anyone Who Wants To Look More Stylish In 2022 But Doesn't Know How

    You'll be on the best-dressed list this us.

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    1. A set of gold earring cuffs — a perfect, no-commitment accessory that looks like an earring but no needles were involved. *glorious*


    Promising review: "I love these!! My ears don’t do well with piercings, and this is a great alternative. They even sit higher up on my ear without falling. I wear mine every day!" —Ethan

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $13.99 (available in 13 styles).

    2. A JW Pei faux crocodile shoulder bag for holding all of your essentials and looking 10 out of 10 in your next 'gram.,

    JW Pei is an Asian, family-owned brand with minimalist accessory designs that are made with sustainable vegan materials.

    Promising review: "LOVE this bag. It’s the perfect size for my phone and wallet to do errands or just as a smaller bag if I don’t feel like carrying a big thing around. I was really surprised at how good the quality was. My mom bought one too and I’m definitely going to purchase in another color." —Sara Bullock

    Get it from Amazon for $38.99 (available in eight colors).

    3. A houndstooth sweater vest that's bound to show up on your Instagram feed more than once because it's THAT 'gramworthy.

    Promising review: "I sized up one size and so happy I did. I love the oversized fit. I am OBSESSED with this vest! Such high quality and so on trend! Super comfortable, not itchy, and goes with so much! Highly recommend." —Stephanie Leigh

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99+ (available in sizes S–L and 15 colors/patterns).

    4. An initial ring for a personalized accessory touch you'll wear day in and day out.

    person wearing A initial ring

    It's adjustable!

    Promising review: "It looks very good! It looks like real gold. I have worn it four times, with perfume and while getting slightly wet, and it hasn’t tarnished one bit! So it's a great product, especially for the price!" —Belper

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in letters A–Z).

    5. A Machete claw clip in a stunning tortoise checker print so you can forgo the scrunchies and opt for a more timeless hair accessory.

    machete claw clips in checkered pattern

    Machete is a woman-owned small business in Atlanta that makes the most stunning accessories from earrings to phone cases to hair clips.

    Promising review: "I'm so used to cheap clips that can't handle my thick hair, so I was afraid this would be too small as my hair grows out. However, it is so strong and so beautifully constructed that my fears were immediately assuaged. I am hoping to be loving this beautiful claw for a *long* time!" —Teresa R.

    Get it from Machete for $60.

    6. A crocheted leopard shopper since a stunning handbag is always the cherry on top of the perfect #OOTD.

    Soraya Hennessy

    Owner Soraya Hennessy set out to work closely with Wayuu women to build respect surrounding Venezuelan heritage with bags showcasing vibrant patterns and details. Each bag is made by artisans in their own homes, so there's no mass production techniques at play, no factories, and no big machines.

    Get it from Soraya Hennessy for $350.

    7. Sam Edelman loafers you'll want to own in every color because they're THAT cute and comfy.,

    Promising review: "As reviewers have stated this is the best product and the shoe is so comfortable. I have been searching for the perfect pair of shoes for my commute pre-COVID and honestly after 20+ pairs even pairs that were in the hundreds range, I can say this is the best shoe comfort and design wise. After years of trying and searching and buying, this is my favorite pair. Once things get back to normal, I will most likely be wearing these all the time in Manhattan again." —Luck

    Get them from Amazon for $89.95+ (available in sizes 4–13 and also in half sizes and wide, and six colors).

    8. An oversized teddy bear fleece coat — perfect for layering to any biz casual outings.,

    Promising review: "I love the tight loop fabric of this coat. It’s thick and short so not “furry” like some teddy bear coats. The fit is roomy enough to wear over winter clothes." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $52.56+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 11 colors).

    9. A bell-sleeve blouse because nothing is easier than knowing you have a solid top option the next time you have an event to go to. Add some jeans and some booties and you're set.

    Reviewer photo of a person wearing denim jeans and a yellow blouse

    Promising review: "This top is perfect for what I was looking for. The fabric is nice enough that you could dress it up. But the shirt is casual enough that you could pair it with jeans. The fit is perfect." —Jenessa

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL and 32 colors).

    10. A chiffon blouse in case your closet needs some pattern (finally).

    Reviewer photo of a person wearing denim jeans and a burnt orange chiffon blouse

    Note: The fabric doesn't have any stretch!

    Promising review: "This is a really great item. It’s a very nice material, and the print is vibrant. It’s not very long so if you’re tall, make sure you’ll want to tuck it into something high waisted. The sleeves are just the tiiiiiniest bit short on me, but as I said, I’m super tall so I’m used to it. I definitely recommend this top!" —Jessica

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in sizes XS–2XL and 26 colors).

    11. A turtleneck sweater if your closet could use some help in the toasty clothes department. Sweaters go with EVERYTHING. And that's a fact.

    Reviewer photo of a person wearing a light brown sweater, dark jeans, and brown over the knee boots

    Not only does the high neck keep you warm on chillier days, but this bad boy also has slits on the side of the bottom, making it fit nicely *every time*. 

    Promising review: "This sweater is super cute and definitely made with great high quality. I really love the 'chunky' sweater. It's plenty warm and a bold, beautiful color. The length is perfect and it's not bulky. I am super pleased!! So much that I ordered three other colors!" —R. Vasquez

    Get it from Amazon for $29.86+ (available in sizes S–2XL and 22 colors). 

    12. A pair of classic leggings you'll want to own in at least seven colors for every day of the week. Wear them with athleisure looks, chic sweaters, or even for a quick run around the block.


    Promising review: "I’m a girl with a lot of leggings and these white leggings are the softest I own. They fit great and you don’t see through much if you are wearing the right color underwear. They are my favorite leggings. I’m getting more." —Carley Jet

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in two sizes that fit S–XXXL and tons of colors).

    13. A leopard-print button-down midi that you won't have to worry about being too short. Grab a chic pair of tights for extra warmth.,

    Promising review: "Got so many compliments on this dress when I wore it ! It's bright and colorful and gorgeous. Runs true to size and is great quality." —Cindy Lundeberg

    Get it from Amazon for $36.99 (available in sizes S–XL and in four colors).

    14. A chic mock neck grid-patterned pullover dress you'll get so much wear out of, you might as well order it in all three colors out of the gate.


    Promising review: "This dress was everything I could hope for. The fit is perfect and it looks like it cost more than it did. You will not be disappointed. For reference, I bought a small and I am 5' and 123 lbs." —MomOf2Gr8Kids

    Get it from Amazon for $49.90+ (available in sizes S–XL and in three colors).

    15. A ribbed turtleneck bodycon because it will never go out of style. A classic dress you can grab from your closet over and over again? A true wardrobe staple.,

    Promising review: "I absolutely LOVE IT!!!! I am a usual size 3X, I got an XXL, it’s very stretchy! And comfortable! I absolutely loved it. Hugged my curves in all of the right areas!" —Ryan Fagan

    Get it from Amazon for $30.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and in 26 colors).

    16. High-rise skinny jeans in case your wardrobe is missing a solid pant staple. These feature a gap-proof waist design for the perfect fit. If you don't already own a pair of black jeans, drop what you're doing and grab these.

    Good American

    Promising Review: "These jeans are a great fit, true to size and a good straight leg structure. The legs are not too wide which creates a great shape that is easy to transition from day to night." —Kendra R.

    Get it from Good American for $159 (available in sizes 00—24 and in two shades).

    17. A tried-and-true thick down jacket that's windproof and will provide you with maximum warmth to tackle the crazy winter weather.

    Emma McAnaw / Buzzfeed

    Check out our in depth review on this coat here!

    Promising Review: "OK, so when I saw this jacket as a lightning deal, I had to order it to see if all the reviews were true. Wow, was I surprised at how awesome this thing is! Super lightweight, but substantial (and very warm). Looks great, appears to be much more expensive than it is. The zipper details on the side add a really nice touch, and the hood is big and cozy. Really happy that I was able to grab this bad boy at a discount. LOVING it, especially now that temps have dropped down really low. Will be a staple this winter, for sure." —Leigh B.

    Get it from Amazon from $159.99+ (available in sizes XXS—5X and thirteen colors).

    18. A crisscross backless sweater that's classic from the front, and a party in the back.


    Promising review: "Just the right sweater to take you from summer to fall. I’d love this in all colors! Fits exactly how I expected and material is comfortable. Love the back! I ordered the small in light gray." —Jennifer Smith

    Get it from Amazon for $36.95+ (available in sizes S–XL and in eight colors).

    19. A balloon-sleeve sweater with a bright retro pattern your old Y2K-self would've swooned over; TBH you're probs swooning over it now like I am...


    Get it from Asos for $28 (originally $40; available in sizes 14–20).

    20. A gorgeous floral-embroidered knit if you thrive on shopping for vintage-esque wardrobe finds. This sweater is emulating biggggg main-character energy.

    Simple Retro

    Simple Retro is a woman-owned brand that was created by a group of friends with a passion for thrifting and a common mission to create clothing that would be timeless beyond seasonal trends. They are based in NYC.

    Get it from Simple Retro for $89.99 (available in sizes XS–L).

    21. A set of layering necklaces – you can wear them individually or combined and help top off your #OOTD., Amazon

    Promising review: "In love with this trendy gold layering necklace! I feel like it is perfectly priced and such a fun accent to any outfit. Feels to be very good quality and they are very easy to clasp on and off. Also, love that they are very adjustable and can make them shorter or longer if wanted." —Kelly Shamon

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99 (available in 25 different styles and also silver!).

    22. A split hem skirt featuring a soft faux-suede material that feels buttery soft on the skin and is ACTUALLY comfortable., Amazon

    Promising review: "I really love the design of this skirt. It's super cute. The faux suede feels high quality and realistic. It's fairly thick and should hold up after multiple wearings. It has just enough stretch to hug my body just right. The slit is really sexy." —D. Johnson

    Get it from Amazon for $15.39+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and eight colors).

    23. Cow print sunglasses that'll be the cherry on top of your coveted neutral outfits. A whole (MOO)d.

    model wears cow print glasses
    Colorful Natalie

    Colorful Natalie is a woman-owned small business ran by Natalie Acopian whose mission is to offer the unique and latest styles in streetwear at an affordable price.

    Get them from Colorful Natalie for $14

    24. A patterned quilted jacket to pair with a basic long sleeve tee and some timeless jeans.

    model wearing patterned quilted jacket

    Get it from Madewell $158 (originally XXS—XXL).

    25. A cozy tote and scarf set so you'll be prepared for any spur of the moment errand runs. The next time you bop into Trader Joe's, everyone will be envious of your chic grocery shopping style.

    Free People

    Get it from Free People for $68 (available in four colors).

    26. A vibrant sweater for supplying your closet with some much needed color. This isn't a regular sweater, it's a cool sweater...I mean c'mon, just look at those sleeves.

    knit sweater with pleated shoulders

    Get it from Boohoo for $20 (originally $50; available in sizes 12–20 and three colors).

    27. A faux fur bomber jacket with a full frontal zipper that'll have you looking chic and cozy while on the go., Amazon

    Promising review: "I LOVE this jacket. It is soft, snuggly, and absolutely adorable. I want to wear it every single day. The faux fur is super soft and cozy. It has elastic cuffs and elastic around the waist. It is just slightly cropped. The zipper is easy to use. The jacket is lined so that it's not fuzzy on the inside. It also is really warm. Not warm enough for the coldest days of winter but still warm enough for fall and early winter days. I also think I'll layer it under my jacket as a sweatshirt when it gets super cold out." —@luluprime

    Get it from Amazon for $58.49+ (available in sizes XXS—3X and six colors).

    28. A rhinestone-encrusted headband if you just can't seem to pass up anything that has a bit of sparkle and shine. This will up your hair game to new heights. ✨,

    Promising review: "WOW...I AM BEYOND SPEECHLESS. This headband is the most beautiful, perfect headband I've ever worn or owned! I literally feel like a QUEEN wearing this headband. It feels a like a tiara on my head! I have had so many compliments and it's so comfortable. Since my hair is a dark brown/black color, it pops and looks even better! I am going to have to definitely purchase this item again because it's honestly that amazing! The bling is just perfect and it shines so beautifully in the sun! This headband will not disappoint!!!!!" —KP

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in seven styles).

    Here's to being more fashionable in the new year.


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