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    33 Things To Wear That Are Stylish, Under $20, *AND* Have Pockets

    Join me in throwing all of my pocketless clothes AWAY.

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    1. A loose long-sleeved T-shirt dress that'll put comfort first, but still inspire you to post an OOTD. Don't forget to include "POCKETS" in all caps.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "These dresses are both a great quality and lovely. I have purchased ALL of the colors, because they're perfect for work! I work as a home designer in a corporate setting so showing of any tattoos is taboo. These dresses are absolutely perfect for work! I almost want to buy multiples of each color as a back-up!" —J

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and 17 colors).

    2. A cotton and lace tunic top to beat pants at their own game — you should probably still wear bottoms, but I'm just saying.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "The fit was perfect: it's light, comfortable, and best of all, has pockets!! I love this and will order it in all of the colors." —Karen Newland

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes 1X-5X and two colors).

    3. A pair of high-waisted leggings so you can fit snacks or — according to reviewers — an entire bottle of champagne in these bad boys on your way to the gym. Priorities.

    amazon.com

    See the proof for yourself in this These Cult-Fave Leggings Have Big Pockets, Are Comfy, And Did I Mention They Have Pockets?

    Promising review: "I was skeptical about buying these pants, as I am about most exercise clothing online. I got them in and wore them for a run. After my run I celebrated with champagne. Low and behold...these pants fit a whole bottle of champagne in the pocket! This was a phenomenal feature! Since then, my run times have improved tremendously. I highly recommend these pants for this feature alone." —Jessie Shiyou

    Get them Amazon for $17.88+ (available in sizes S-XXL and 37 styles).

    4. A soft infinity scarf with a hidden zippered pocket for tucking away candy when walking into a movie theater. At least, that's what I would do.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This scarf has been a great asset to my vacation. It held my cash, credit cards and ID. Perfect! I didn't have to carry an extra bag. I love it!" —Rev Sandy

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in four colors).

    5. A belted dress, because formal events have delicious hors d'oeuvres and you obviously need to take them home.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This dress looks so much more expensive that it is. The quality is amazing for the price." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and 23 styles, in short sleeve and long sleeve).

    6. A belted A-line skirt that'll make your office wardrobe feel more upscale than if you were Amal Clooney herself. I bet she prefers to have pockets, too.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This skirt is super cute. The material is thick and attractive. It appears to be well-made. Let's not forget the main reason I purchased this skirt: pockets!" —Staci A.

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

    7. A button-down denim midi dress to double as a layering piece during colder months — aka do whatever it takes to never be without your precious pockets.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "i bought this dress planning to wear a sweater or shirt underneath. The dress itself is gorgeous and has a perfect fit. I receive so many compliments." —rdevi

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $19.99 (available in sizes XS-L).

    8. A patterned flared dress so your sophisticated sense of style never goes unnoticed — and neither will your smart shopping skills.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress! It’s so comfortable and has two pockets. I bought it for work in an office environment and get compliments all the time. Definitely good quality material." —Svas1

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S-3XL and in 27 styles).

    9. A cotton-blend pullover for keeping your hands warm when your roommate just HAS to turn down the heat. WE ARE NOT SAVING THAT MUCH MONEY.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "At 70, I like clothes that are comfortable. These shirts deliver comfort without sacrificing style. I ordered three: fuchsia, light red, and grey, and I'm glad I did! And they have pockets!" —Linda S

    Get it from Amazon for $9.95+ (available in sizes S-3XL and seven colors).

    10. A leopard print knit cardigan, because people will go wild for what an amazing stylist you are — clothes AND chocolate! Prepare yourself for limitless compliments.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "The fit for this is perfect and is really comfy. I love how I can just throw this over a t-shirt and jeans and look really cute!" —Amber Watson, Plane Ambition Blog

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in 17 styles).

    11. A cinched midi dress that'll suddenly become your go-to. Between the unbeatable comfort and extra-roomy pockets you will absolutely wear this Monday-Friday. Which is more than fine.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I bought this dress specifically for a trip to Asia and I love it! It fits as expected (I ordered a medium as I wear a medium in other clothes). And I love that it has pockets! I've already worn it a few times in Asia, and I love how flowy and light it is. Definitely a great purchase." —MaryN.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and 32 styles).

    12. A faux shearling jacket so you always have your wallet and phone on hand, sans annoying purse. Welcome to FREEDOM.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This jacket is so soft and warm, and the big pockets are a plus. I usually wear a small, but got a medium and it’s perfect! It's super cute, I’ll probably buy another in a different color." —Brianna

    Get it from Amazon for $7.89+ (available in sizes S-3XL and 14 colors).

    13. A colorblock tunic dress for being impossible to look past — especially when you insist everyone gets in line to admire your outfit's best feature.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I received this dress and was so happy to have it. This dress is so comfortable and easy to wear. The pockets are an added bonus and really add to the dress. The colors are vibrant and the dress look exactly like the pictures. The fabric is thick and the colors look cute." —Andrea A.

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and five styles).

    14. A long flannel button-down, because not only will you look on-trend, but you'll feel like you never left your couch. Good thing you were able to carry your remote around with you *just* in case.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Love it! It's comfortable and soft — great to curl up in." —TFM

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and in three colors).

    15. A racerback maxi dress to complete this dress's mission to make you look carefree, which you totally will be when you never have a hangry moment. The power of hidden granola bars.

    Promising review: "This is so cute! It fits perfectly and the material is so soft. It flows all the way to the ground. I bought the dark green, navy, wine red, and black. They are all super cute and so comfortable." —Madison Flay

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in sizes S-XL and 13 colors).

    16. A pair of high-waisted yoga pants with ~hidden~ pockets that'll prevent bulky outfits while allowing you to bring food with you wherever you go. Oh, it's for phones to let you run and listen to music? Well....I guess you can do that too.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I am pleasantly surprised with these for the price I paid. I have seen similar types of yoga pants for at least $50. They are thick enough that you can't see through them and feel sturdy, but they are thin enough that it is comfortable to wear them (right now it is 78 F and very humid and I feel cool). I love the pockets on both sides! They are big enough to fit my iPhone with its thick case, and it doesn't look weird. I will order more." —Kindle Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $9.98+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and 44 styles).

    17. A long-sleeved button-down dress so no matter how sophisticated the event, you'll still have a trick up your sleeve — or waist, I suppose.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is SO CUTE. The length is perfect, the buttons are great, it’s a nice substantial material without being heavy, and IT HAS POCKETS! Seriously, buy this dress!" —Nicola Griffin

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and eight colors).

    18. A pair of fashionable sweatpants for letting you feel like you're basically walking around in your pajamas. Except now these BEAT pajamas, which is truly astounding.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Yeeessss, this is exactly the fit and material I wanted in joggers. The material is so soft and feels great on. My favorite part is the tapered leg that makes the pants look edgier." —Liz

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and 30 styles).

    19. A long knit cardigan to stay cozy at work (and always have plenty of office snacks on hand to refuel).

    Nordstrom Rack

    Promising review: "I bought these sweaters in red and beige, and they are quite nice. They are light sweaters — perfect to cut the chill from the air conditioning at work. I love the pockets!" —PGIPAM

    Get it from Nordstrom Rack for $16.18 (originally $26.97; available in sizes 2XS-2XL and nine colors).

    20. A colorblock swing midi dress, because this'll make you the life of the party when you're stocked up on sugar. Who put all these candy bars in here? Not I...

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress! It’s super comfortable and reasonably priced! I bought it because I had a bridal shower to go to and had no dresses and waited until last minute. Now I wear it all the time, because it’s so comfortable and light weight! It’s a fantastic dress that fits true to size!" —chelsea m

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

    21. A cold shoulder dress versatile enough for any season to shrug off any concerns of *toting* around bulky accessories. You two are all you'll ever need.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I am so excited! I ordered this dress at a whim, but this dress is perfection! This dress is SO comfortable! The length is PERFECTION for my height. The dress is more of a cottony feel than I expected, but that makes it even more comfortable. The pockets hit just right. I am so so happy with my purchase. I will absolutely order again." —Alecia

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes 14W-26W, 22 styles, in short and long sleeves).

    22. A wooly plaid vest that'll ~top off~ your already impeccable fashion credibility: beauty *and* brains, you're UNSTOPPABLE.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I never write reviews, but I just wanted to share how comfortable this is. I get lots of compliments!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.98+ (available in sizes S-XXL and six colors).

    23. A plaid A-line skirt so you can say "I'm here for the party" without specifying why. Where are the appetizers, you say? ...Unsure.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I get compliments on this all the time! The color is gorgeous and the pockets are large and functional. I pair this with a sweater and belt, and it's so comfortable to wear. It's also a very comfortable length to wear with knitted stockings or knee-highs." —MommaBell77

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

    24. A super soft tunic dress for a) having a staple all year (you can wear with this with tights or alone) and b) gaining a new partner in crime when it comes to your phone obsession. This also wants you to have it with you all the time.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I loved the pockets and the flowy-ness of the dress! I got compliments on it when I wore it into the office! And its a great price! I paired mine with black opaque tights and booties and jazzed it up with a long necklace! So you can pull it off to wear into the office!" —Erin Nicole

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and 19 colors, in short and long sleeves).

    25. An A-line mini skirt with attached shorts underneath to beat winter winds at its own game. Pockets AND no flashing? We are truly blessed.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "If I could give more stars I could. I love this skirt. I just tried it on and the pockets fit my large Moto G5 Plus. I'm very happy with my purchase." —Emily

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and two colors).

    26. A plaid shirt dress that'll make look putting together require one simple step: place over head. Next: throw purse in garbage. You're all set!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "OMG, this is so cute. I am a size 14 so XL would've been perfect fit, but I wanted to have that looser look like the model so got a size XXL. I pulled it off perfectly. I wore this to a concert in December in Chicago with just high riding boots and it was a true thick flannel: not cheap material at all. I got tons of compliments and one person told me this goes for $65 in boutiques — I told her check out Amazon LOL. The colors are vibrant, it keeps me warm, the pattern lines up nicely, and is perfect for a girl's night out to an Xscape concert." —news u can use

    Get it from Amazon for $19.88+ (available in sizes S-2XL and nine styles).

    27. A cotton pullover so this + leggings + deep pockets make you a very, VERY happy person. You know what, add ten hours of Netlix to the list. You deserve it.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is become one of my favorite songs. I absolutely love the fit and how can you not be excited about a shirt with pockets. I get compliments about it every time I wear it. Unlike most dresses and tunics with pockets these actually have enough room to keep and hold your phone and keys." —Malissa Bader

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in sizes S-XXL and four colors).

    28. A split tie-dye maxi dress for looking boho chic while feeling smarter than all the NASA scientists combined. Did THEY ever think to carry all their belongings in this? I think not.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress! It's very soft and stretchy enough to be comfortable, but not so much as to feel like, slinky or heavy, if that makes sense. It's also a decent quality material, as you can't even really see my royal blue-colored bra beneath it unless you look really closely. I get the feeling I'm going to be ordering more of these!" —Heather C

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL and 14 styles).

    29. A high-waisted pleated midi skirt to have something that'll go with EVERYTHING and never go out of style. Thank goodness, because we're about to get extremely attached to it when we never have to think about losing clutches again.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "For so very long (years!) I have been looking for a simple A-line skirt like this. One that is a modest length, well-lined, and has pockets that are REALLY POCKETS! My hand actually fits into them! And as an added bonus with this skirt, the material is of a nice quality. I am so very pleased and have bought two of these skirts, one tan, one navy blue. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND this skirt." —v-kat

    Get it from Amazon for $12.88+ (available in sizes 2-18 and 11 colors).

    30. A casual T-shirt dress, because this'll let you throw something on and leave in under ten minutes — and still look polished! Last step: throw keys and phone into this. Amazing.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This may just be my new favorite dress. It does have a lot of fabric on the bottom, making it super swing-y, which I love. And the top is a bit more fitted, which I also love. And it has pockets!!! The material is so so soft and the color is just beautiful. It's the softest T-shirt swing dress. It's a true winner!" —carmen pickering

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and 10 colors).

    31. A colorblock mini skirt to make sure you're never sold short when it comes to having clever storage.

    ModCloth

    Promising review: "This is a great skirt, is just as pictured, and has big pockets." —Anon

    Get it from ModCloth for $19.97+ (available in sizes XS-4X and two colors).

    32. A fluffy pullover hoodie that'll be your best friend during your next Starbucks run. Maybe don't put your coffee in this, but everything else can.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love how warm and cozy this is!" —audra rivas

    Get it from Amazon for $4+ (available in sizes S-5XL and 31 styles).

    33. A long-sleeved maxi dress for keeping your wallet *handy* for years to come — meaning it'll never go out of fashion. How could anything so genius be forgotten?!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This dress fit as expected. I can wear it in the summer and winter with leggings. It's made very well and I love the pockets! I will buy more!" —Browneyedgirl38128

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and 10 colors).

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    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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