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    27 Pieces Of Clothing With Unexpected Twists

    The Gone Girls of clothing.

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    1. A blouse with not one, not two, but THREE bows. Let us all bow down to this triple threat.


    Get it from Nordstrom for $89 (available in sizes XS–XL and two colors).

    2. A sweater with heart elbow patches so you can literally wear your heart on your sleeve.


    Promising review: "Very comfortable and the hearts fall right on my elbows! True to size. I purchased the thick version of the grey and it's not overly thick like I thought it would be. It's 40 degrees in FL right now and I'm warm, so perfect!" —netters

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and five colors).

    3. A plain black bodysuit with a strappy back so you can make an even more dramatic exit than your entrance.,

    Promising review: "Absolutely beautiful. I wasn't sure about having my whole back out in the open, but when I put this on I fell in love!!! I'm 5'4" and 127 lbs — I got a small and it fit perfectly! It's very stretchy, too." —Gabriella Esparza

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in sizes XS–L and six colors).

    4. A pair of glittery rain boots to add some shine to an otherwise cloudy day.


    Get them from Nordstrom for $39 (available in sizes 6–10).

    5. A two-piece lavender suit with a surprise checkered back that'll have you racing to your wallet.


    Get it from Asos for $119 (available in sizes 14–28).

    6. A sweater, but make it sexy. The knot can be worn in the front or back.


    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes S–L and six colors).

    7. A pair (trio) of mirrored sunglasses with an extra lens for your third eye.


    Get it from Amazon for $9.95.

    8. A slide-on mules with eye-popping heels you'll have a ball wearing.


    Promising review: "I am very happy with the quality of these beautiful yellow mules and their unique architectural ball heels. Not to mention the very affordable price. I've worn them once and they were comfortable and felt well made. I find they are more comfortable with the strap on top of the foot as opposed to behind the heel. I also purchased the black pair. I'm a size seven and a half but for closed toes I always order an eight. They fit perfect." —Christa

    Get them from Amazon for $49.98+ (available in three styles and sizes 6–15).

    9. A skater dress with a cool, glitzy collar to add just a touch of glam to your classic look.


    Get it from ModCloth for $79 (available in sizes XS–4X).

    10. A mermaid sequin jacket that turns from black to green when you pet it, so it's basically like having two jackets.,

    Some reviewers say it runs small!

    Get it from Amazon for $34.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and six colors).

    11. A pair of fishnets covered in rhinestones for just a light dusting of glam.


    Get them from Amazon for $8.99 (available in three colors).

    12. Or some fishnet socks that look great with sneakers, loafers, or block-heels.


    Promising review: "These are so cute! I get tons of compliments each time I wear them. Definitely worth the money and no rips yet! They’ve held up well and I’ve worn them multiple times." —TLC

    Get five pairs from Amazon for $15.38.

    13. A leopard romper with puffy shoulders and cut-out sides.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $79 (available in sizes XS–XL).

    14. A biker jacket covered in lilac sequins that looks so good, you'll want to ~shimmer~ and shake.

    Isolated Heroes

    Get it from Isolated Heroes for £160.00 (available in sizes 18–28).

    15. A backless gym top to help you cool down and show off your cute sports bra.,

    Available with or without sleeves.

    Promising review: "Just received these today. I am beyond happy! I have been eyeing these shirts for a long time and am so glad I finally purchased them. The material is extremely soft and they appear to be very well-made. The colors are bright and I love that you can wear it hanging loose in the back or tied. I will definitely be buying other colors!!!" —MamasPunks

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 23 styles).

    16. A pair of cropped pants you'll be starry-eyed over.


    Get them from ModCloth for $75 (available in sizes 00–28).

    17. A long dress with secret shorts underneath so you can say, "surprise, bitch!" when the wind tries to mess up your day.,

    Promising review: "This looked exactly like the picture. It was perfect! This is the best 'cheap' item I've ever purchased from Amazon." —Coco

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes S–3XL and 10 colors).

    18. A pair of SCENTED doughnut flats that will make a sweet addition to your wardrobe (and also make it smell like strawberries).

    Antoine Hart / Via

    They also come in lavender, chocolate, and vanilla. Am I drooling while typing this? Maybe.

    Get them from Show Bakery for $60 (available in four scents and colors).

    19. A blazer with a sequin collar in case you want to go straight from work to a New Year's party.


    Get it from Boohoo for $22.40 (available in sizes 12–20 and three colors).

    20. A pair of sunnies that has rhinestone embellishments for people who want to push their movie star styles to the next level.


    Get them from Amazon for $17.99 (available in seven colors).

    21. A faux collar shaped like butterfly wings sure to make your heart flutter.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    22. A polka dot skater dress sporting some balloons and Dalmatians hidden in between the dots.


    Get it from Torrid for $45.43 (available in sizes 10–24).

    23. An LBD with wing straps sure to make your heart flutter.,

    See BuzzFeed's review for this life-changing dress.

    Promising review: "All right, lemme just tell you guys, I took a gamble on this one: no reviews, coming from a foreign country, and it seemed too cheap to be true. But DAMN am I pleased. This gem is by FAR the most unique piece of clothing I have ever owned and oh my god do I love it. The fabric isn't the BEST quality, but no worse than the s**** you'd get from most chain stores like Kohl's or JC Penney. It's actually damn comfy and lightweight and I really have no major qualms with the fabric overall." —Amazon Customer

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

    24. A truly amazing pair of sunglasses shaped like swans.


    They're clear, so it will take people a minute to see that they're shaped like birds, but the pay-off will definitely be a satisfying "woahhhh," from even your hardest to impress friends.

    Get them from for $3.95.

    25. A pocket tee with a happy No Face design — until you lower the pocket and see how hungry he is.

    Dorky Pop, Rebecca O'Connell / BuzzFeed

    Get it from Dorky Pop for $32 (available in sizes XS–2XL).

    26. A clutch with a built-in strap that's the perfect marriage of function and style.


    Promising review: "This is a great bag and love that 'slip handle' makes you feel more secure carrying a clutch that someone cannot just snatch out of your hand. Customer service is awesome and I bought another one!" —Yasmen

    Get it from Amazon for $11.50 (available in five colors).

    27. And a tropical shirt, if that tropical place happens to be totally haunted.


    Get it from for $79 (originally $92; available in sizes XS–L).

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