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    28 Ways To Upgrade Your Style That Don't Require A Ton Of Work

    Sometimes all you need is a little sparkle or a red lip.

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    1. Elevate whatever you're wearing with show-stopping hair accessories, like an embellished padded headband or statement hair barrettes — especially now that we're doing more and more FaceTime and video calls, having cute hair wear can make it seem like you actually tried.


    Promising review (for the headband): "WOW! Everyone below was right. As if the picture wasn't pretty enough, it looks even prettier in person. The quality is amazing and to be honest this looks like a premium brand. I cannot wait to wear it out and look cute not only on my couch but in these streets soon. UGH, I'm in love and can't wait to take pictures!" —shopwithalise

    Promising review (for the clips):"Having to deal with longer hair during these uncertain times, I needed something to make my hair manageable. These are lovely and do the trick. I like the variety and the pricing was pretty spot on. I would recommend these clips/pins." —dtopp

    Get the headband for $9.99+ (available in seven colors) and the barrettes for $9.99+ (available in two sets) from Amazon.

    2. Nothing can throw off your look more than chipped, cracked nails (that aren't intentional). Get yourself a set of vinyl nail wraps to give yourself the perfect manicure without any smudging or waiting or dealing with having to paint the nails on your least dominant hand and just making a total disaster.

    A hand showing the nail wrap design
    So Gloss on Etsy

    So Gloss in a Buffalo, New York-based shop that offers a wide variety of nail wraps in a bunch of cool colors and designs.

    Get it from So Gloss on Etsy for $9.

    3. Freshen up your intimates drawer with a pack of undies filled with a variety of thongs, G-strings, and hipsters to have you covered — as much as you'd like. Style isn't just your clothes folks.

    A pile of undies from the pack of 20

    Promising review: "Love these soooo much! Honestly, was a little scared to try but I LOVE IT! Everything I got was soooo comfy and so cute. Definitely worth the price and it was a fun surprise to see what I got. Some designs are not what I would normally buy but having them now I totally would have never thought that I would like them! The boyfriend likes them too! Would recommend!" —Kat

    Get the pack of 20 from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS–3XL and in packs of 10 and 20).

    4. Fill your closet with comfortable dresses like this stretchy bodice, tie wrap midi dress that's made of a super-soft material perfect for wearing for hours and hours. These are super easy to throw on, layer up, and dress up. Basically you can wear them for whatever you want.

    A model wearing the dress in dark blue

    Promising review: "Fits well! Just make sure to tie your knots very tight." —Adam Hutton

    Get it from Amazon for $22.98 (available in sizes S–L and in five colors).

    5. Give yourself a cute hair accessory while helping save your ears with a headband designed to hold your mask straps away from your ears.

    Eymbellish Designs on Etsy

    Eymbellish Designs is a Colorado-based shop established in 2015 that specializes in knit headbands and button ear savers.

    Get it from Eymbellish Designs on Etsy for $4.95 (available in dozens of colors and two sizes).

    6. Layer up your basics with a super cozy flannel button-down perfect for those weekends when the only other things you can think of throwing on are your favorite leggings and a tank.


    Promising review: "Heavier material than expected so that was nice! Fits true-to-size. Exactly as pictured. Great value for the price!" —TIFINI AGUILAR

    Get it from Amazon for $6.68+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 24 colors).

    7. Interested in wearing multiple necklaces but don't want to deal with the tangled mess? Get some clasp collectors which are perfect for keeping all your neck garnishes tangle-free.


    Promising review: "These are really great for stacking necklaces. I wear three necklaces every day and this makes it so much easier to get them on in the morning." —antoinette

    Get the eight-piece set from Amazon for $8.49+ (available in three colors).

    8. If you haven't already, get yourself some new PJs, like these super soft and lightweight bamboo pajamas or this lace trim velvet set, because OOTD has a whole new meaning as we spend more time at home.


    Promising review (for the bamboo PJs): "I do not ever write product reviews, but I just feel the need to share with other women that sleep hot, how great these pajamas are! They are so soft and comfy! I've been sleeping great since I've been wearing these PJs. I sleep hot and usually will wake up every night with the night sweats or the overheated feeling, but I've yet to have this issue with these bamboo PJs. I seem to keep an even body temperature all night long. After sleeping in them for two nights I was convinced these are the answer to a cooler and better sleep, so I ordered more. I normally wear a size small, so I ordered a small and they fit perfectly!! I think that I'll also order these PJs with the pants, for lounging around the house. If you suffer from night sweats or overheat while you sleep, THESE BAMBOO PJs ARE THE ANSWER!!!" —Laurie

    Promising review (for the lacey PJs): "These are super soft and comfy. I wear this set often and I’m probably going to buy more from this company. It's made of great material, and the lace isn’t scratchy at all. It has survived quite a few washes and there isn’t any fraying." —Carly Evanson

    Get the bamboo pajamas for $21.99+ (available in S–4X and in a 12 colors) and the velvet set for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and 5 colors) from Amazon.

    9. Invest in a quality over-sized leather tote big enough to fit everything you'd need for a quick getaway or for when you're just lugging your kids around.

    A model holding up the tote bag
    Leather Design Studio on Etsy

    Leather Design Studio specializes in creating leather handbags, totes, hobo bags, backpacks, and more.

    Get it from Leather Design Studio on Etsy for $188.10.

    10. Give your look a pop of color with a bold lip. Vive Cosmetics matte liquid lipstick in Luchadora is a deliciously rich red lip that will not rub off. Wear your mask, eat to your heart's content, it'll survive it! If you're anything like me and love a red lip but also love to eat 23 out of the 24 hours in a day, this is the red lip of your dreams. This. Is. It.

    Vive Cosmetics, Instagram: @vivecosmetics

    Promising review: "I used to buy Jeffrey Star's lip colors but (for reasons) needed to find another company to support who had vivid, long-lasting colors. Luchadora is the first color I've purchased from VIVE but it definitely won't be the last. This color is FAR BETTER than any other brand I've tried. It lasts ALL day and doesn't start cracking or caking. It out performs JS's, Sephora's, KVD's, and Ulta brand colors. So eat those tacos, drink that aguas frescas, and kiss your partner because this lipstick don't QUIT! I fricken love it!" —Sandra

    Get it from Vive Cosmetics for $20 (vegan and cruelty-free).

    11. Find a retailer that offers tights in a diverse enough range to match your version of nude, like these Nubian Skin sheer tights because you do really need a good pair of tights and these are it — just look how seamlessly they blend in.

    A model wearing the tights in caramel
    Nubian Skin

    Nubian Skin is a Black-owned shop based out of London that offers a variety of products in inclusive nude tones.

    Get them from Nubian Skin for $14.50 (available in sizes S–L and in four colors)

    12. And, make sure you don't stop with just nude tights. A super colorful pair of semi-opaque tights in fun colors can help liven up your skirts that would otherwise live hidden in your closet until the temps rise., Amazon

    Promising review: "After buying two other brands of opaque tights from Amazon and having them both be ridiculously small and thin, I decided to try these. Thank god I did! The fabric is thicker and soft, I didn't have to do any extra pulling or shimmying to get them all the way up (I am only 5'6", 135 lbs., but apparently my legs are longer than average?), and the waistband is the first that I haven't wanted to roll down to my hips immediately. The color is also fantastic! I'll definitely be buying more." —Laura

    Get them from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in seven colors).

    13. Find a cute and comfortable bra that you'll actually want to wear — like this mesh underwire demi bra designed for just enough lift but with absolutely no padding., Amazon

    Promising review: "This bra exceeded my expectations. I am petite with shallow breasts and a muscular chest and back. It is very hard to find a bra that fits and even harder to find a bra that's cute too. The lower-cut lace cups prevent gaping while still offering support. The ballet back keeps the straps from slipping off my sloped shoulders. I also like that they adjust from the front. The band doesn't dig into my back. Comfortable and it's not ugly." —Anji

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes 28A–38DD and five colors).

    14. And while you're at it, get a pack of bra strap clips to help hold everything in place and stop you from doing the grab for your sliding straps every 20 seconds. As we get into the warmer months, these are especially great for any tank tops!


    Promising review: "Since I started using these clips, I haven't had to pull up my straps a single time! I used to have to pull them back up a dozen times a day. No more. Now I can put on my bra and then just forget that it is there. I don't notice any change in the fit of my bra. I wear a large cup size and the last thing I wanted was to add to that. However, with the straps fully extended on my bra, I find the fit to be essentially the same as before. The only difference is that the straps stay in place. If you've ever struggled to keep your straps up, you owe it to yourself to try this product." —K. Howe

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $6.97+ (available in nine options).

    15. Walk on the wild side by incorporating animal prints into your basics like this leopard sleeve sweater and this leopard print T-shirt — animal prints are a really great neutral you can easily wear with jeans, skirts, or whatever else you can think up.


    Promising review (for the sweater): "SUCH a cool sweater! Great quality, awesome print, got a lot of compliments!" —Amazon Customer

    Promising review (for the T-shirt): "This is one of my all-time favorite tops. You can dress it up or down. The small fits more like an XS. I would size up if you want a looser fit." —ACUPFULLOFSASS

    Get the sweater for $30.98+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 10 colors) and the T-shirt for $14.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 14 colors) from Amazon.

    16. Upgrade your workout with a gorgeous set that includes a comfy and stretchy pair of leggings and the matching crop top — but just a disclaimer, this set also works great for those of us whose choice of workout is laying on the sofa all day.


    Promising review: "I LOVE these so much. I bought two different sets from this seller and they’re both great. They fit as expected and are so comfortable. They’re not too thin and they aren’t itchy. It doesn’t feel cheap and they look like the photos advertising them." —Diana

    Get the two-piece set from Amazon for 26.55+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 19 styles).

    17. Get yourself some ear candy like this pair of star-studded sterling silver earrings or these dangling earrings so you can feel truly elegant in your favorite sweats.


    Promising review (for the sterling silver earrings): "I am so obsessed with these earrings. They are so comfortable and easy to adjust. I've gotten a million compliments of people saying they love them and have been telling everyone where I got them." —jaime_ayye

    Promising review (for the dangling earrings): "If you want some sensational sparkle for a few dollars, these earrings fit the bill. They are comfy and lightweight and look far more expensive than they are. I’ve been wearing them and receive compliments every time I have them on." —Susan CB

    Get the studs for $14.99 and the drop earrings for $9.99 (available in silver and gold) from Amazon.

    18. Incorporate a pair of high-waisted faux leather leggings into your wardrobe, perfect for when you need that stretchy elasticity but also need to look like a total boss.,

    Promising review: "These leggings are a hit! They are not cheap-looking at all! I originally bought them for a cosplay, but ended up wearing them for fashion purposes and they are a hit! Super comfy and stretchy around the waist." —Rebecca J

    Get them from Amazon for $18.90 (available in sizes S–XXL). You can also check out these leggings that go up to a size 4X.

    19. Make sure and have a basic crew-neck T-shirt dress for when you really don't have anything to wear — it looks amazing dressed up with heels or down with your favorite sneakers.


    Promising review: "Really cute dress! The one I received is not lined but the material is soft and not very see-through. I wore nude-colored undies and you couldn’t see a thing. If you are looking for a slightly looser fit then size up. The ruching on one side does wonders for shaping my waist and the pink color is gorgeous! The price is just right and much cheaper than other versions I’ve seen online. There are other versions from different sellers on Amazon at $20–$22 but the quality on this one is excellent and I’m glad I ordered it." —MizLis

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 18 colors).

    20. Wear your style on your face — literally. Face masks are the newest way to show off your fashion sense and these masks from Second Wind will help you do just that. They not only come in silk (which is great for preventing Maskne) but they also have removable chains made of quality materials like 18-karat gold.

    A model wearing the Tina Mask in Café Silk With 4mm 18kt Gold Chain
    Second Wind

    Second Wind is a Latina-owned and operated fashion and accessory brand based out of New York.

    Type Of Fit: Elastic ear loops

    Pocket For Filter: Yes

    Fabric Type: Silk and Cotton

    Shipping Time: Expected to ship within 4-5 days

    Get the Tina Mask from Second Wind for $85 (available in three sizes and in a variety of mask colors and chain options).

    21. Upgrade your shoe game with a pair of ultra-plush and fluffy slippers to keep you looking glam and feeling cozy while you run around the house.,

    Promising review: "These slippers feel like a hug on my feet. They have a hard bottom so you can wear them out. The top part is so incredibly soft!!! I love these! If you’re worried about sizing, size up." —Cyndi Lundeberg

    Get them from Amazon for $23.99 (available in sizes S–XL and in 12 colors).

    22. Spend some time cleaning up the precious jewelry you already have with a Diamond Dazzle Stick before you buy more — this will help polish your precious jewels and make them shine bright like...well, like a diamond.


    Promising review: "Don't get me wrong, my wedding ring was gorgeous before. It did sparkle and still made me smile every day. However, after using this Diamond Dazzle Stik, oh my goodness! After one use my ring is absolutely breathtaking! I knew my ring got dirty now and then, simply from sweating and being outside in the elements. However, I never realized just how much dinge and schmutz marred my beautiful diamond until I cleaned it — it literally took my breath away with its fiery, dazzling brilliance! This thing is an amazing value with mind-blowing, beautiful results!" —liltreeclimber

    Get it from Amazon for $7.95.

    Check out our full review of Diamond Dazzle Stick.

    23. And speaking of cleaning up your jewelry, organize yours so you know what you have and can accessorize to your heart's content. This two-sided jewelry carrier has 32 clear vinyl pockets and 18 hook-and-loop closures — you just need to add a standard hanger and you can basically put it anywhere.

    A before and after customer review photo of their jewelry perfectly organized

    Promising review: "I needed something that would save me space but where I could still see all of my jewelry. These things are extremely durable. I bought two of them and have probably 50 or so necklaces on one side and maybe 30 pairs of earrings on the other side. There is not a single tear in it. In the other one, I keep nail polishes. It is very convenient because you can see all the colors, and it does not take up that much space." —Nellie F.

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in three colors).

    24. Keep your shirt in place with a plunging ruched bodysuit capable of doing the one thing so many other tops can't do, staying put under your favorite jeans.,

    Promising review: "I love that this is a thicker material, especially in the front where it crosses over, and can keep you a bit warmer. It doesn't fit nearly as low-cut as in the product image, and can easily be worn to work without another shirt underneath it. Since it's not flimsy, you can wear this in 60-ish degree weather with just a light jacket, or indoors with no extra layers (I am usually cold in offices so this is really convenient)." —s_jm_sf

    Get it from Amazon for $9.98+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and in 27 colors). And if you're looking for some additional variety this bodysuit ranges in sizes 12–24, has a short sleeve, and is available in 19 colors.

    25. Explore leggings that aren't just your favorite black ones with a perfectly printed full-length pair you're gonna be able to rock with your favorite boots or sneakers.

    Promising review: "Love, love, love these leggings. I actually own the Lululemon camo Aligns, and I think these are a great, more affordable option. The fabric is definitely not the same as Align fabric, but I don't mind at all. These are still comfy, and feel a lot more durable. I would absolutely recommend these leggings and I am definitely considering ordering the splinter camo too!" —Anonymous

    Get them from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and in 15 prints). There's also this great cropped pair available in sizes XL–4X.

    26. Find yourself a bathing suit you love and feel totally comfortable in, like this adorable bandeau bikini complete with high-waisted, high-cut bottoms that seem to look good on everyone — I mean just look at all these review photos (there are nearly 400 of them with 5-star ratings).,

    Promising review: "Ladies. Do yourself a huge favor and buy this suit. For years I have struggled with my body and bikinis. I have never found a better fitting suit. For reference, my cup size is 36B, waist is 29 inches, and my hips are 41 inches. I typically wear size 8 in jeans/shorts. I bought a size large and since I’m so short (5-foot-2) I think next time I’ll go with a medium because there’s a tiny bit of extra fabric. BUT STILL! Oh my gosh, guys, this suit is amazing. I want one in every color. For $20-ish are you kidding me? This suit is a dream." —Savannah

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 33 colors).

    27. It's never a bad idea to have a faux-leather moto jacket in your arsenal. It's a totally versatile layering piece.

    A customer review photo of them wearing the moto jacket in black

    Promising review: "This leather jacket exceeded my expectations! The quality is amazing! I usually wear an XL and it fits perfectly! Very impressed with the price for this buy!" —Amy S.

    Get it from Amazon for $38.88+ (available in sizes S–XL and in five colors).

    28. And, I know we're all spending a lot more time in our sweats so here is an awesome jogger set that looks totally elevated thanks to its muted color selection, lantern sleeve top, and high-waisted pants.


    Promising review: "I am between a small and medium in clothes so I ordered a medium. Fits perfectly and comfortably. I have had so many compliments and have been questioned about where it's from. Highly suggest." —kenny

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes S–3XL and in five colors).

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