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    Updated on Aug 5, 2020. Posted on Jul 26, 2020

    35 Things To Wear When You Wanna Be Stylish But Casual

    Sweatpants, but stylish sweatpants.

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    1. A short set with an adjustable belt that will tickle you pink.

    model wears blush colored short sleeve shirt and paperbag shorts
    Eclectic Bella

    Get it from Eclectic Bella Boutique for $55 (available in sizes S–L).

    2. A Disney logo belt to rep your favorite streaming service rn.

    black belt with buckle shaped like disney logo D
    BoxLunch

    Get it from BoxLunch for $29.90 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    3. High-rise biker shorts that'll do in a pinch when it's too hot for traditional leggings. Bonus: They have pockets.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I got a pair of these for summer runs and y'all, I live in them now. They're in my laundry pile at this precise moment and I'm mad about it. The fabric is lightly compressive but comfortable and fully pass the squat test, plus the pockets are extremely handy. I wear them to run and also with oversized shirts for a ~look~." —Emma Lord, BuzzFeed Staff

    Get them from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS-5XL and in 37 colors).

    4. A buttery smooth velvet tank you can trick people into thinking cost a lot more than it did.

    reviewer wears velvet tank under leather jacket
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Absolutely incredible value for this super-soft cami! The velvet stretch is perfect for a looser fit. Surprisingly very well-made, I've seen versions of this camisole at Nordstrom for over $30! Such a good price, I'm stocking up now!" —Julie K.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 13 colors).

    5. A henley tee that thankfully works all year round, because you'll never want to put it in storage.

    reviewer wears top with four buttons and flowing bottom
    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $18.87 (available in sizes 1X–4X and nine colors).

    6. A cute digital pet-themed bandana to add some 8-bit charm to your look.

    pink bandana with little video game critters on a field with a cactus and a house in the background. the bottom says VDGN
    Vardagen

    Get it from Vardagen for $22.

    7. High-rise joggers that are just a liiiittle fancier than regular sweatpants.

    model wears black sweatpants with elastic bands around ankle
    Target

    I have these and can confirm they are ultra-comfortable.

    Get them from Target for $18 (available in sizes XS-XXL and two colors).

    8. An oversized tee dress for the perfect one and done outfit.

    model wears the dress
    Boohoo

    Get it from Boohoo for $8 (available in sizes 12–24 and three colors).

    9. A tie-dye loungewear set, aka your indoor uniform.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Was very surprised by the quality! The material is very soft and that’s what I noticed first. Shorts aren’t as scalloped as they appear in the ad photo but I’m very happy." —Shae

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in sizes S–XL and 20 styles).

    10. Patterned shortalls everyone will go bananas for.

    two models wears the pink shortalls covered in illustrated bananas
    Nooworks

    This design is by Gentle Thrills!

    Get it from Nooworks for $162 (available in sizes XS–XXXL).

    11. A splurge-worthy tube tank that'll look just as good with designer jeans as they will with sweatpants.

    model wears white tank with u-shaped tubes of fabric that look like breasts
    Orseund Iris

    Get it from Orseund Iris for $195 (available in sizes XS–XXL).

    12. A pair of linen pants so light and swishy, it'll feel as cool as wearing shorts (almost).

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Clothes online are always a gamble, but these pants are actually a true jackpot for me. These pants have a slightly full cut, which will be perfect for summer, but they are not at all baggy or dumpy looking. As another reviewer noted, they give a nice appearance in the buttocks, not sure how to describe the effect, except that I do not have much buttocks (look flat in most pants), but these pants seem to give the illusion of roundness (not more, but a nice rounded out appearance)." —MJM

    Get them from Amazon for $35.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 15 colors).

    13. A leopard print trumpet skirt that yes, is a little fancy, but can be dressed down with some sneakers and a tee.

    model wears teal and navy leopard skirt
    Kin By Kristine

    Get it from Kin by Kristine for $33 (available in sizes 14–26).

    14. A sweatshirt shift dress for people who refuse to leave their sweats under any circumstances.

    model wears yellow shift dress with short sleeves
    UpWest

    Get it from UpWest for $58 (available in sizes XS–XL and three colors).

    15. High-waisted bell bottoms that come in a ton of different animal prints you'll wanna fauna over.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I wore these to a concert and got SO many compliments! They are very high-waisted (above hips). They are the best high-waisted, bell-bottom pants I have ever worn. SUPER soft and comfortable too! They feel like soft cotton, stretchy material but still 'hold' everything in. Must. Buy." —Midwest

    Get them from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes XS-L and in nine colors and patterns).

    16. A mesh circle skirt to ensure that trips to your pool and back feel like a walk on the runway.

    model wears transparent black skirt with little dots
    Ashley Nell Tipton

    Get it from Ashley Nell Tipton for $79 (available in sizes 2X–5X).

    17. A flared sleeve romper for that coveted elevated casual look. You = so fashionable, so relaxed.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "La-la-looove this romper! Great quality for the price and super comfortable. Wore it to a country concert - received a lot of compliments!" —Breanna Leigh

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in three colors).

    18. A relaxed button-up in a fun pattern sure to please even the most devout solid color wearers.

    model wears geometric shirt with circles and squares
    Wildfang

    Get it from Wildfang for $78 (available in sizes XS–XXL).

    19. An octopus ring we have an ink-ling will make big waves when you debut it.

    ring with octopus tentacles
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I wear this ring all the time and get many compliments on it! It's never turned my skin colors, and I like that you can pinch the tentacles in or out to make the ring tighter or looser." —Annie

    Get it from Amazon for $13.89.

    20. A pair of paperbag shorts that will be so happy to come with you on a grocery store run.

    Niecy Vaughan / Via cantstopwontstopniecyfashion.wpcomstaging.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Love these shorts! These are so stretchy and comfortable, and fit as expected. Material isn’t too thin. It’s sort of like a stretchy jersey material. I attended a hot and rainy Florida state football game and they worked really well because they dried quickly and were comfy all night!" —Jessica Jopling

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 30 colors).

    21. A layered babydoll dress for happily bouncing around in the sunshine.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Love it! Great quality and a perfect look. I am buying it in another color." —BRANDI D WALKER

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and eight colors).

    22. An elastic flat sandal so comfortable, you'll feel a little resentful towards your other less-comfy shoes.

    A product shot of the flat sandals showing their faux leather bottom and straps that attach to a curved fabric strap that goes over the top of the foot. There is a two strap in the front with the same fabric.
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I LOVE these shoes! I wear them almost every day now. They're super comfortable. I got them in beige and they go with every outfit. They're cute, casual, and can work with a nice dress but also a pair of shorts. I might even order another pair, I love them so much!" —Monica

    Get them from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in 13 colors and sizes 5–11).

    23. A mesh grid dress to wear over a swimsuit, slip, or colorful underwear.

    model wears transparent white tee dress with grid design
    Ashley Nell Tipton

    Get it from Ashley Nell Tipton for $69 (available in sizes 1X–3X).

    24. High-waisted jean shorts so perfect, people will take one look at them and run home to buy their own.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I'm IN LOVE with these shorts. Being a short girl with an hour glass figure and thick thighs, I found it was impossible to find high-waist shorts! They wouldn't be stretchy enough or they would stretch enough to get over the thighs but then leave that dumb gap in the back! These are stretchy.. ahh perfectly stretchy! No wiggle struggle getting them on. I got a billion compliments on them the first time I wore them out! Get these! I'm purchasing the dark ones next!" —Melody Orlanes

    Get them from Amazon for $21.99 (available in sizes S–XXL and five colors).

    25. A tee that says what everyone who has ever gone on r/relationships knows to be true.

    tee that says no boyfriend no problem
    Amazon

    Sometimes I sit down and read relationships.txt to remind myself that everything could be so much worse.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in sizes S–XXL and three colors).

    26. A leopard skirt worth pouncing on.

    influencer wears leopard skirt
    @elisabeth.hartmann / Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $22.99 (available in sizes 2X–3X).

    27. A denim pencil skirt that goes with pretty much anything but is still special enough to get a ton of compliments.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "LOVE these skirts! I have three now (black denim, gray, and light blue). I get compliments every time I wear them. Looks cute in flats and super cute in heels! You can dress it down or up...multi-look skirt!" —Brenda Torres

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes 2–24 and 10 colors, plus shorter styles).

    28. A pair of canvas sneakers for fans of the basics.

    A model wearing the all-white, lace up tennis shoes
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I LOVE THESE SHOES. They look exactly like Keds but for half the price. They are extremely comfortable and go well with everything. I ordered a pair of black and a pair of light gray. I will probably order the white as well because I love them so much. I usually wear a size 7-7.5 and I ordered these in a size 7 and they fit great. They do stretch out a little over time so I wouldn't recommend ordering larger than your usual size." —Christea

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in 12 colors and sizes 5–10).

    29. A pair of trendy heart sunnies to make any outfit feel retro and fun.

    model wears pink sunglasses with heart-shaped lenses
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Okay so you know when you buy something and read reviews that say they got tons of compliments and it's usually not true? For once, it is! I get SOOO many compliments on these glasses! I have what I consider to be an odd face shape and have a difficult time finding frames that work for me, but I feel so fab in these glasses." —Amanda

    Get them from Amazon for $11.99 (available in 12 colors).

    30. A pair of palazzo pants for an effortlessly chic look that normally only carefree Instagram influencers can master.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Got so many compliments the first time I wore these. Love them. I feel like I'm in pajamas, but look like a million bucks. Nice fabric, nice swing, nice print (black and ivory)." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S–3XL and 16 patterns).

    31. A cold shoulder number you'll never give the cold shoulder to.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress. It came to just above my knees and when paired with a sweater, it was appropriate for work." —K isfor Kandace

    Get it from Amazon for $24.29+ (available in sizes 14–26 and 12 colors).

    32. A floral cardigan-like top to throw on and instantly make your shirt-and-jean outfit more interesting.

    model wears floral cardigan over tee and jeans
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This is gorgeous and vibrant in color, and every time I wear it, I get stopped on the street by strangers complimenting me and asking where I bought it. So far I've worn it with dressy shorts and wedges with a cute tank AND I even wore it to a pool party as a cover up!! It truly is a great addition to my closet. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!" —Ang G

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S–5XL and 23 patterns).

    33. A flowing halter dress that absolutely screams "summer!" It'll make you feel like you're on vacation just by putting it on.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Well-designed and well-made. Fits as expected and hugs the chest. Loose and flows throughout the rest of the dress. Light, soft and comfortable. Has a natural wrinkle to the fabric." —DW

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 17 colors).

    34. A tee with a criss-cross neckline pretty much made to rope in the compliments.

    reviewer wears tee with criss cross neckline
    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes 14–26 and six colors).

    35. And a nonsocial tee that will help you avoid unnecessary chats about the weather.

    reviewer wears shirt that says "its a beautiful day to leave me alone"
    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and three colors).

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