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    35 Cheap Things That'll Help You Reinvent All Your 2019 Outfits

    New decade, not new you and not a new wardrobe. But I love these stylish additions for you.

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    1. Chunky ankle boots that'll help you announce your presence before you can. Everyone and I mean EVERYONE needs a pair of chunky-soled boots. They go with everything and effortlessly make even sparkly dresses look tough.

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    Promising review: "Beautiful shoe for a gorgeous price! I've had them for a week now, and I've worn them to work every day (8–10 hours with significant walking around). I have no blisters, and the only discomfort I have is in my calves because I'm not used to wearing heels every day. I even bike to and from work (two miles each way) and I've had no problems. I have no arches so I have $10 Dr. Scholl's arch supports in them which fit perfectly, and I highly recommend the combo for anyone who plans on wearing these all day every day like me." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $22.15+ (available in sizes 5.5–11 and in nine more styles).

    2. A velvet cami as a fancy as hell way to drape yourself in the lush fabric when your friends drag you outdoors and you break out your moto jacket. Throw it under a blazer. Or just use it as some loungewear. Talk about versatility.

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    Promising review: "I've been seeing a lot of velvet tops around stores this winter, but most seemed too expensive for what they are. Then I found this top and decided to take a chance on it. I purchased the pink one and it looked and fit exactly as expected and looks much more expensive than it actually is. For reference, I ordered the small and i'm 5' 4", 120 lbs w a small chest and it fit perfectly." —Anya

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 10 colors).

    3. A faux-fur collar you can use to zhuzh up your go-to fall jacket, wear like a shrug with a cocktail dress, or warm up your four-legged BFF. Regardless of how you use it, it's gonna like incredibly glam.

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    Get it from Amazon for $12.62+ (available in two sizes and 20 colors).

    4. A luxe-looking circle bag with enough room to carry the essentials without dragging down your look. Now you'll have full range of arm motion to completely lose it when your band comes on at the music festival.

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    Promising review: "This bag is perfect for summer festivals! I like that it fits the most important things like your wallet, phone, sunglasses, tissues, and makeup. Love the tassel detail, it adds a little boho style touch to it. I'm surprised how nicely it's sewn — looks way more expensive than it really was. I'm so happy with this purchase!! :D" —LaNadia

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in four colors).

    5. A shaggy jacket that is a lil' Muppet-but-make-it-fashion, even if you pair it with those joggers you slept in last night. (I won't tell.)

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    Get it from Amazon for $25.98+ (available in sizes S–XL and seven colors).

    6. Affordable Chelsea boots because they're a staple you'll find yourself reaching for on so many mornings with zero regrets. Plus, that rich cognac hue will look so much more expensive than their friendly price tag ;).

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    Promising review: "I love these boots!!!. They look nice and fit as expected. I wear them pretty much every day to work during cold weather and because I am a secretary I like easily slip my shoes off at my desk and want them to be easily slipped back on and they do both. Due to the side expansion, there is no hassle with a zipper. I also love that these are not real leather (I am anti-leather products) and they look pretty darn good. Great price for great quality, don't pass these up!" —Melanie Kolbs

    Get them from Amazon for $16.27+ (available in sizes 5.5–11 and four more colors).

    7. A compact PVC purse that'll get all the (well-deserved) attention amongst your accessories of the day. Don't be upset when it's bestowed with a Miss Congeniality award.

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    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in five styles).

    8. A Kraken tentacle ring sure to strike fear in every sailor who sees it and envy in every landlubber to sees it. I do adore a multitasking accessory!

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    My cousin MaryKate has one of these and loves it! She's basically the coolest person I know, so I'd heed her sartorial choices if I were you.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    9. A dino necklace that may have passersby screaming "That belongs in a museum!" They're right, an art museum.

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    Promising review: "This is the most fab necklace. Everyone from the postman to the guy at the frame shop to a lady walking past me on the street complimented me on it. It's well-made, a bit heavy, and looks far better than the modest price would suggest. It's unusual, but not wild, hip but not in-your-face hip. It looks fantastic over a casual black dress. I bought one for myself after seeing my daughter wear hers, and then I bought one for my mother and she loves it. It's great fun to wear!" —Anon

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in five colors and also as part of a set with matching earrings!).

    10. Sparkly fishnet stockings to wear under ripped shorts, ripped jeans, that LBD you wore to every wedding last year... so many possibilities!

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    Promising review: "These tights give the outfit an extra edge. I love how well they hug the legs so even if you’re petite, they will still fit nicely. The waist is kind of high, but you can easily tuck it underneath your pants and it won’t show. I highly recommend and would likely buy them again." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in one size and 10 styles and packs).

    11. A checkered bomber jacket you can throw over your go-to black V-neck and skinny jeans outfit formula for something that'll feel new to you. PLUS, it's gonna be so handy during that in-between weather (or chilly office weather) when you're kinda puzzled on if you need an actual piece of outerwear.

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

    12. A dainty necklace set that'll look oh-so-chic against bare skin or layered on top of a mock turtleneck top.

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    Get them from Amazon for $14.98.

    13. Acrylic and pearl-decked hair clips you've likely seen everywhere. And there's a reason. They're great! And also a wonderful distraction from those three layers of dry shampoo in your hair.

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    Promising review: "Kind of shocked by how amazing these are honestly. They don’t pull my hair, and I've worn them all the time for the last month and yet they’ve held up super well. I have already thick hair with extensions in and they hold all my hair without issue." —Mark & Wendy Bidstrup

    Get a set of 10 from Amazon for $7.89.

    14. Mesh socks that'll transform those black patent loafers you wear approximately 3x a week. Or let 'em peek out from those few inches between your ankle boots and the hem of your ankle jeans. That's what I do!

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    Promising review: "I love these! I thought they'd be quite flimsy because of the sheer material, but they actually feel like real socks, and I've gotten SO many compliments on them! Haven't tried washing yet, but so far, LOTS of bang for my buck!" —Rachael

    Get them from Amazon for $10.99 (available in 17 patterns).

    15. Razzle dazzle door knockers will zhuzh up most anything from your 2019 holiday office party LBD to a chambray top. Pair it with a red lip and you're g2g.

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    Get them from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in six colors).

    16. A metallic pleated skirt that'll look ANYTHING but basic YET will match so many things that it'll more than earn its keep.

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    Get it from Amazon for $16.96+ (available in sizes XS–2XL and 14 styles).

    17. Velvet hair scrunchies primed to secure your dirty hair or really amp up that faux-sherpa jacket into full VSCO girl mode.

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    Promising review: "I have to say that I just about jumped for joy when scrunchies came back in style. I have super slippery hair (straight and healthy, so nothing stays in place). I opted for velvet over satin to help combat this and it worked! They stay in well, keep their shape, and look lovely. What a fantastic value!" —honeybee fairy

    Get a 10-pack from Amazon for $7.99.

    18. And while we're on the subject, a gorgeous velvet headband as an easy accent on those days when you've thrown on that printed shirt dress, black opaque tights, and ankle boots (a great outfit formula!) for the umpteenth time this season. This'll make that combo feel new and exciting again!

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

    Not a (faux) pearl person? Check out a six-pack of some equally chic padded velvet headbands for $9.99.

    19. Washable mesh shopping totes for a très chic solution to carting around stuff that'll be a little more versatile than whatever branded free cotton tote you got at an event. I own one and can vouch that these beauts ball up into very little space but have some Mary Poppins–like capabilities.

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    Seriously though, I have a beige one and fill 'er up with heavy hardback library books during weekend errands and most anything else that needs to go in there. And it folds up super small in your purse when empty!

    Get them from Amazon for $15.98.

    20. A sheer blouse even the capsule closet converts will find every which way to wear. You can totally layer a bralette or cami underneath for a look that'll still be approps.

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    Promising review: "This top was perfect for the event I needed it for. It looks so much more expensive then what it is. The quality is actually amazing, its almost better made then some of the tops I have that look like it from Theory. Would definitely purchase more from this company." —Mia

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes XS–L and eight colors/styles).

    21. A fashionable wrist watch that'll look *so* fancy when paired with other jewelry or hanging solo as your own piece for the day.

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    Get it from Amazon for $25.99 (available in 11 colors).

    22. A ruffle-sleeve bodysuit to wear tucked into skirts or your fave high-waisted jeans for a lil' ~DRAMA~. Actually a lot of drama. Wait, don't you have a new show on Bravo?

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    Promising review: "Love this bodysuit!! I wore it for my birthday brunch and felt boujee in all the right ways! I had a ton of girls ask me where I got it and they were shocked when I told them Amazon!" —Cassidy D.

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in sizes S–XL and four colors).

    23. A cuddly teddy jacket that'll feel like a warm hug every time you pull it on. You're gonna need/want/etc., both the button-up and zip-up versions... in all the colors. Sorry not sorry!

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    Reviewers suggest sizing up for that blogger lewk like seen with the zip version on the models.

    Promising review: "OBSESSED!!! It's super comfy and warm! Love love love it! It feels expensive and is super cute. You don't have to spend so much money on trendy items — it's so not worth it when you can find cute dupes." —Vanessa

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99 (available in sizes S–3XL and in 12 styles).

    24. A leopard-print beanie because it's about time you throw on some standout winter accessories with that black puffer you're more or less living in this winter. Are you still basically commuting in a sleeping bag? Yes. But this hat makes is *drastically* cuter.

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    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    25. High-waisted faux leather leggings for those times when your normal leggings just won't cut it. HULLO there.

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    Promising review: "I love these leggings! The high waist holds in the tummy and the look of the material is sleek without being over the top shiny. The material feels thick enough that you won't worry about them tearing. The leggings keep you pretty warm too, which is great for fall and winter days. However, they would be pretty hot in warmer months. As others have said, my legs never sweat, but my belly did a little at the band. No biggie though. I love these!" —MrsJones

    Get them from Amazon for $16.90 (available in sizes S–XXL).

    26. A faux-leather motorcycle jacket to throw on over nearly anything, even when you're running to the gym! If you don't already own one, this 2020 closet addition will open up so many more sartorial possibilities.

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    Get it from Amazon for $39.99+ (available in sizes XS–2XL and 15 colors).

    27. Sweater boot liners so you have an extra barrier between those knee-high shafts and your tights-clad legs to prevent chafing. Also, they're just really adorable.

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    Promising review: "Love these boot toppers/leg warms. I live in Boston so we have long winters. This packet had all the necessary colors and I wear these a lot to work with my cute outfits, dresses, skirts. They are made well and look really cute." —Joan M. McNamara

    Get them from Amazon for $6.99 (available in 13 styles).

    28. A plaid scarf to give your go-to blanket scarf some well-deserved time off and you a fresh pairing with your heaviest winter coat come all these photographic outdoor excursions you have planned for the rest of the season.

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    Get it from Amazon for $19.95 (available in three color combos).

    29. Stainless-steel hoops to give any outfit a boost because some outfits (meaning, LOTS) of outfits just look so much better with hoops.

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    My colleague Elena Garcia owns a pair and loves them!!

    Get them from Amazon for $9.89+ (available in six sizes and three finishes).

    30. A leopard wrap skirt you can pair with every dang sweatshirt and sweater in your closet. Yeah, it's supposed to be for summer but it's called versatility!!! I have the pricier designer version of this skirt and pair it with tights/ankle boots/sweatshirt frequently.

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    Promising review: "This skirt is amazing! I found through a blogger and have to say this has been one of my favorite purchases lately. The fit is great and perfect to toss and and head to brunch. Absolutely suggest this!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in sizes S–XL five colors).

    31. Sneaker-style rain boots because you can't be bothered to plan every outfit around your wellies when it's 30% chance of rain. (And why should you?!)

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    Get them from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes 6–11 and 13 styles).

    32. Over-the-knee boots for when you'd rather not wear tights with a dress or skirt, or wear them over your skinny jeans for a fresh new take on those pants that are more or less part of your body.

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    Readers suggest ordering a size up for a perfect fit on your thighs.

    Get them from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes 5–11 and 17 varieties).

    If you prefer flats, check out these dupes for $28.99+ (sizes 5–12 and 22 varieties). Or if you're looking for an investment, get the ~original~ Stuart Weitzman 5050 boots for $347.99+ (sizes 4–12 and 14 colors).

    33. A dad cap that'll really get folks talking about how cute it is and also about some ~theories~ if you're into that kinda thing.

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    Get it from Amazon for $5.25+ (available in seven colors).

    34. A striped open cardi that'll make you look like an artisanal variety of candy corn. Yes that is a compliment from me because I love candy corn!!!

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    Get it from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and six styles).

    35. Cozy knee-high socks because the '90s are back BAY-BEE, even though you've been mimicking Cher and Dionee's style since you were able to dress yourself. Layer these over tights or just wear these solo like the icons.

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    Get a three-pack from Amazon for $15.99 (available in five style combos).

    I said what I said: ICONS.

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    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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