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    31 Stylish Items Under $30 That Look High End

    Revamp your wardrobe without putting a dent in your wallet.

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    1. A knee-length ruffled velvet sweater that can instantly take a simple outfit from casual to classy. The asymmetrical design and vibrant color will keep all eyes on you and the super soft material will ensure you never want to take it off.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Gorgeous material and fit; I got the olive green and can't wait for a cool night to wear it on. Lightweight and comfortable; I'd definitely recommend this unique jacket for such an exceptional price, looks very expensive and high end; I couldn't be happier with this purchase!" —Jacqueline T.

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99 (available in sizes S—XL and in 12 colors).

    2. A pair of high-waisted skinny jeans for a glove-like fit and killer silhouette. These babies are so comfortable and stretchy, they might be the first piece of denim to replace sweats as your go-to pair of pants.

    Model wearing blue jeans
    Nasty Gal

    Get it from Nasty Gal for $22.50 (available in sizes 12—20 and three colors).

    3. Faux leather high-waisted leggings to help you nail a fabulous rocker chic look. They're snug enough to ensure they don't slip, plus they're fleece-lined so your legs can feel like they're wrapped in a warm comfy cloud.

    Reviewer wearing faux leather leggings
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Fits like a dang glove. Ordered these along with a more expensive pair from Nordstrom for New Years Eve and ended up keeping these. These were the far superior product for more than half of the price." —Linda K

    Get it from Amazon for $29.14 (available in sizes XS–4XL and in four colors).

    4. A ribbed V-neck sweater knitted to perfection that's made for any and all occasions.

    Model wearing beige sweater and skirt
    nordstrom.com

    Get it from Nordstrom for $22.05 (originally $49; available in sizes Plus—3X).

    5. A 14-karat gold plated herringbone necklace that no one will believe isn't ridiculously expensive because it's so well made. This statement piece is perfect for layering or wearing on its own! Thanks to the nickel free and hypoallergenic material, it will feel comfortable on your skin even after wearing it day in and day out.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This necklace looks so expensive! I love the length and thickness- sits right above the collar bone or can be worn as a tighter choker. Nice material and great for layering" —Leeza

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99 (available in four different styles).

    6. A velvet wrap dress so swanky, you'll feel like a party guest from The Great Gatsby. The stretchy velvet material and V-neck will turn heads faster than a new contestant entering Love Island mid-way through the season.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I absolutely LOVE this. I have expensive taste, and it looks so good. I’ve been cycling through formal dresses for a wedding and I’m so happy I found one that works! Comfortable too and stretchy." —Kennay

    Get it from Amazon from $25.99 (available in sizes S—XL and seven colors).

    7. A V-neck mesh blouse that will make you look polished even if you only had five minutes to put an outfit together. The relaxed fit and flared sleeves give off an effortlessly chic vibe that's comfortable enough for the house *and* professional enough for the Zoom boardroom.

    Reviewer wearing white top
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This top is SO cute! It fits well and is a really lovely fabric that feels much more expensive than it is. I have a large bust, and although the fabric doesn’t have much give, it doesn’t feel too tight. The bell sleeves are fashionable and the price point can’t be beat! I highly recommend." —Caitlin Brewer

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99 (available in sizes S—XXL and in 29 colors).

    8. A must-have open front blazer — and one that looks like it would put a dent in your wallet. It is the perfect piece to complete any and every look and at under 25 bucks, I'm stocking up on all 21 colors.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "What’s not to like about this blazer? The material is cool and comfortable, so even in this Florida heat and humidity, this piece can be worn. I love that it is easy to dress up or down. I have worn this to work with a tank and dress pants, out and about with skinny jeans, and even with a dress and heels as pictured. I will probably purchase the black soon." —Tissan Howard

    Get it from Amazon for $21.19+ (available in sizes 4—22 and 21 colors).

    9. Fancy velvet joggers for anyone who has ever held their favorite pair of sweats and thought "I wish I could wear these everywhere!" Now you can be permanently comfy and chic no matter the occasion given how ~fancy~ these are.

    Model wearing velvet joggers
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Love love love these! These are the third pair I've purchased and couldn't be happier. Super soft, great quality, and look expensive! Instructions say to hand wash but I've not had any issues washing and drying on lowest setting in a laundry bag." —Olga D

    Get it from Amazon for $18.95+ (available in sizes S—3X and 19 colors).

    10. A pleated midi skirt that will make you feel like a modern day Disney princess. Tuck a white tee or a blouse in and get ready to feel the unavoidable urge to twirl.

    Model wearing red skirt
    Target

    Get it from Target for $29.99 (available in sizes 1X—4X and two colors).

    11. Slip on mules that are high quality designer dupes at a fraction of the cost. Easily slide these comfortable shoes off and on and be prepared for a barrage of compliments on your footwear.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I absolutely love these! I get so many compliments on them. They are comfortable and nice to slip on to pull together your outfit for an elevated look. I ordered a half size up. I could have ordered a full size up. Most mules run small so I knew to order up." —Ashley McTaggart

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes 6—10 and six colors).

    12. A drawstring jumpsuit (with pockets!) made from a super stretchy and soft fabric that screams "I woke up like this." Just slip into this ensemble and voila — you're ready to go in record-breaking time.

    Reviewer wearing gray jumpsuit
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Fits as it looks in pics. Great price, nice fabric. Bought two, so I have a back up. I’m short so finally a jumpsuit I don’t have to hem. Very comfortable, looks more expensive than it is too." —GalAboutTown

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes S—XXL and 21 colors).

    13. A stretchy and sleek turtleneck bodysuit that won't budge or leave panty lines — aka you need one of these in every color.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "The material looks and feels very expensive. The bottom half is seamless so there are no panty lines. I've ordered two of these and just love them!" —Brooke Dando

    Get it from Amazon for $19.98 (available in sizes XS—XXL and 40 colors).

    14. A faux pearl hair clip so you can feel and look like Queen Elizabeth... even though you've technically been wearing pajamas all week.

    Hair clip on top of pink box on table
    fibsandfables.com

    Get it from Fibs and Fables for $18.

    15. A Pinterest-worthy loose-sleeved blouse that will make you look like royalty no matter what you pair it with. This trendy top gets bonus points for being airy enough for the summer but warm enough for the winter.

    Reviewer wearing black blouse
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "There are so many details on this top! It’s very good quality, I love the black because it looks classy and perfect for a date night top. Plus, this is actually COMFORTABLE!" —Nicole Petersen

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99 (available in sizes S—XXL and 15 colors).

    16. A one-shoulder satin bodysuit guaranteed to make you look like a celebrity. This show-stopping piece could turn a quick trip to the grocery store into your own personal fashion show.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this bodysuit! I got so many compliments and no one believed it was from Amazon! It runs true to size and the blue was absolutely STUNNING! Four of my friends bought it right after I sent them the link! I don’t think it could be any more gorgeous and I’m excited to wear it again!!" —Kierra Scott

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (available in sizes XS—3XL and 11 colors.

    17. Chunky heel ankle boots that are stylish and sturdy enough for harsh winter weather.

    Reviewer wearing brown boots
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I had low expectations given the price but honestly these hold their own against much much more expensive boots. They are comfortable, make my feet look small, are durable and stable and I get tons of compliments on them. Pretty much an all around win." —Vigilante

    Get it from Amazon for $27 (available in sizes 5—11 and in five colors).

    18. A wrap knit sweater dress because frigid weather should not stop you from making the sidewalk your runway.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: This dress is so comfortable and definitely looks expensive. It’s also very forgiving. Will probably order in other colors!"" —JW

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes S—XL and 13 colors).

    19. An extremely well-made pair of slim jeans with a stretchy, high-rise fit that come in a plethora of other washes.

    Model wearing black jeans
    HM

    Get it from H&M for $29.99 (available in sizes 0—18 and seven colors).

    20. A handwoven round shoulder bag that will make you look and feel like you're strolling along the Amalfi Coast even if you're only running errands — aka strolling back and forth from your apartment to the corner bodega.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This bag has the look of more expensive similar styles! For the price, the quality is excellent. It is the perfect size and very light. I can fit all of my essentials. I have gotten so many compliments from friends and it really adds an eye popping accessory to my look. The cloth inside is great and creates a pouch so I when I open the bag, nothing falls out. If you’ve been looking for a bag this style, look no further!" —Maria Disheva

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99 (one size; available in two colors).

    21. A soft beige blanket scarf so you can live in a warm cloud of comfort and still remain impeccably dressed.

    Shawl wrapped around mannequin
    target.com

    Promising review: "This blanket scarf is so soft and cute. Definitely cozy and warm for winter. Love the color and versatility. Excited to wear it in the coming months." —Amber

    Get it from Target for $17 (one size; available in two colors).

    22. A high-waisted pleated maxi skirt with pockets bound to become your favorite. Thanks to the ankle length, you won't have to pack these up with the rest of your summer wardrobe now that winter's rolled around.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "The skirt has beautiful pleating and falls in a very flattering way. I love the elastic waistband and pockets! The material is light and airy. It can easily be worn in colder months with another skirt under it or as is in the warmer months so it's perfect all year long. I highly recommend this skirt." —PB

    Get it from Amazon for $22.85 (available in sizes S—XXL and eight colors).

    23. A button-down blouse ideal for absolutely every occasion. The lightweight fabric gives off a cool and casual vibe while the buttons add a touch of sophistication.

    Model wearing black blouse
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I’ve bought many black shirts over the years and spent $40-$60 each time. Never have I liked one this much. Ordering more for sure. Beautiful blouse! So very happy!" —Rebecca

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in sizes S—3XL and four colors).

    24. A quality chambray denim tunic to tie any look together. This classic shirt is a timeless and versatile wardrobe staple that you'll wear over and over again.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This garment is so beautiful, soft, and comfortable. It's a nice light denim that can be paired with literally anything: pants, skirts, jeans, etc. It will definitely be a staple in my wardrobe until it is worn out. I don't usually leave reviews but I had to do it for this garment." —kya

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S—XXL and 10 colors).

    25. A gorgeous evil-eye ring bright enough to block bad vibes and make your manicure-less hands pop.

    Model wearing three rings
    EvileyeFavorSupplies / Etsy

    Promising review: "I loved it! So pretty, just like the picture. Adjustable to ring size. Truly in love with it! Thank you so much!" —Lucia

    Get it from EvileyeFavorSupplies on Etsy for $12.82 (adjustable band; available in three colors).

    26. A waffle-knit one-shoulder top because you should never let the cold winter weather compromise your style.

    Reviewer wearing mustard sweater
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is seriously one of my favorite purchases from amazon. It’s lightweight, soft, oversized, and perfect for the transitional weather. Will purchase in more colors!" —candace whitfield

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes XS—XL and 19 colors).

    27. A tie-waist knit dress guaranteed to make people think you have your own personal tailor because of how ~amazing~ it fits.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I absolutely loved this dress. I'm tall so I wore it as a tunic with leggings and got so many compliments on it. Very nice fabric looks way more expensive than the cost. I'm buying it again in another color." —Sasha Sedlak

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes S—XL and 12 colors).

    28. A polka dot puff sleeve blouse that will become your go-to Zoom party blouse *and* inspire an Instagram-worthy photo shoot.

    Reviewer wearing black blouse
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This top is such a beautiful statement piece. And extremely versatile- I’ve worn it with denim shorts, a prom-style maxi skirt, and even layered under a jumper. Instantly adds an eye-catching feminine touch!" —Wealtherly

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in sizes XS—XL and seven colors).

    29. An ultramodern pair of no-lace knit sneakers to make you feel like you're walking on air. Reviewers say these are a perfect dupe for a similar high-end designer pair that cost about 10x the price!

    Model wearing black sneakers
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "These are so loved by all. I've gotten so many compliments and have referred strangers who bought them as soon as I shared the information. They're comfortable, stylish, and easy to put on. I'm trying not to by all colors but it's so hard.." —darlene Kidd

    Get them from Amazon for $29.99 (available in sizes 5—11 and 25 colors).

    30. A satin scarf destined to become the most versatile item you own. It can be worn as a stylish top, ponytail holder, or headband — the possibilities are endless with this affordable accessory.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Love this! Good quality and the pattern is beautiful. It came in a cute envelope. This scarf fit good as a top, it is silky so it so it slides a little if you don’t tie it right. I also use it as a headband in multiple ways." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99 (one size; available in 42 colors).

    31. High-waist pencil pants that will give any outfit an instant boost. The adorable bows on the waist and ankles totally steal the show so you can keep the rest of your look simple.

    Reviewer wearing red pants
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I LOVE these pants. They’re so comfortable and STRETCHY! They look very professional and are perfect for my business casual work attire. The pants are a perfect length (also stretchy at the ankles) and sit right above my hips. I can’t wait to get every color!" —Destiny Czaplewski

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in sizes S—XXL and 29 colors).

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