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    36 Things That'll Make You Look Dressed Up, Even If You're Incredibly Lazy

    "I would love to look amazing, but I'd have to put on pants...." Me, everyday.

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    1. A backless sweatshirt so you can stay in the comfiest of clothing while still convincing everyone you didn't just roll out of bed. Little do they know...


    Promising review: "This sweatshirt is adorable! It's cozy and pretty at the same time! I think I just might order it again in a large (and in a different color), because I really like this shirt a lot." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $4.59+ (available in sizes S-XL and in four colors).

    2. A faux leather watch that'll be a *timeless* statement piece you can wear every single day to update any old outfit. No styling effort required.


    Promising review: "I purchased this watch roughly two months ago. Last week I went to the gym and left it in my gym bag. When I got home I threw my clothes in the washer not even thinking about my watch being in there. When my husband went to put the clothes into the dryer he found it. This watch had ABSOLUTELY NO water damage. I couldn’t believe it. I have never left a review anywhere, good or bad. However, I just had to share how satisfied I am with this product." —Lesa D.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 10 styles).

    3. A cold shoulder maxi dress, because this'll basically feel like wearing a big T-shirt except you get full fashion credit. All hail one-and-done outfits 🙌!!!


    Promising review: "I'm very pleased with this cold shoulder dress. There's just enough opening and coverage for my arms. I bought the size 24 and it fits very well." —Vivian

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes 14W-26W and two colors).

    4. A lace cami for topping off your usual band t-shirts with *just* enough of an unexpected update. Don't worry, it takes about .05 seconds to put on.

    Free People

    Get it from Free People for $29.95 (originally $38; available in sizes XS-L and in two colors).

    5. A plaid shirt dress so putting together a look requires one simple step: place over head. Ok, and put shoes on. But still very little motion for such an upscale effect!

    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).

    6. A pair of ruffled faux leather ankle booties that'll *elevate* your ensemble without the need for heels. As if.


    Promising review: "I love these booties! The best part is that they don’t touch your ankle so you never get the new-shoe blisters! They're super comfortable and I always get compliments when I wear them!" —TashaHoppy

    Get them from Amazon for $32.98+ (available in sizes 5-12 and seven styles).

    7. A leopard print knit cardigan, because people will go wild for this piece even when thrown over the same white t-shirt you've worn for years.


    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).

    8. A pair of polished track pants for continuing to live your life in sweats, but now looking like you actually tried. I mean we got out of bed this morning, that deserves SOME praise.


    Promising review: "These fit perfectly, are comfortable, and feel very soft!" —Briana

    Get the sweatpants from Target for $32.99 (available in sizes 0X-4X and two colors) and the matching sweatshirt for $29.99 (available in sizes 0X-4X and two colors).

    9. A pair of vintage-y round sunglasses so you always look effortlessly cool — key word "effortless." Am I wearing makeup underneath these? Absolutely not.

    Promising review: "I love these! I wanted to get the Ray Ban version, but they are way too expensive. These look exactly the same to me! They are really light and I think the quality looks good. They also do a great job doing what they were made to do: blocking the sun. So they are cute and functional. You can't beat that." —NCKofkin

    Get them from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in 13 styles).

    10. A faux leather skirt that'll immediately update your favorite sweaters. Just give your leggings a break for ONE day — they will still be there, I promise!


    Promising review: "LOVE IT! It's so cute, fits perfectly, and is stretchy on top! It looks like real leather. There is enough stretch on the waistband for comfort and/or to wear low on your waist." —AaaahChoos

    Get it from Amazon for $9.49 (available in sizes S-XXL and in 10 styles).

    11. A comfy knit dress with a collared bow, because this'll be the epitome of sneakily wearing a huge sweatshirt. Warning: you will feel inspired to binge Netflix at your desk.


    Get it from Mango for $69.99 (available in sizes 10-18 and two colors).

    12. A pair of baggy denim overalls for getting ready in a ~snap~, aka tossing these over your go-to warm tops. Who knew something other than pajamas could be so satisfying?


    Promising review: "I love them! I got two pairs and they are so comfy. I love the size of the pockets, as well!" —Amalia

    Get them from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes XXS-XXL and three colors).

    13. A loose knit sweater with bell sleeves so looking polished never cramps your style (which would really be anything that isn't roomy and soft).


    Promising review: "This is so cute, soft and wonderful! It looks just like the picture, and I feel very fancy in it! If you are on the fence about it, just give it a try. It is a bit short, but looks great with high-waist pants." —FishyScience

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in one size (claims to fit sizes 0–10) and three colors).

    14. A pair of flared jeans that'll pair with anything just as easily as your usual black denim, but'll give your tops a little more edge.


    Promising review (for the right): "People! I have searched far and wide for a pair of jeans that actually FIT curvy women. Even though they are stretchy fabric, you are not constantly yanking on them to pull them up. Perfect! Fabulous! I would DEFINITELY buy them again." —Nancy Wilson

    Get them from Amazon: the left for $29.99+ (available in sizes 0-15 and 15 styles) and the right for $29.99+ (available in sizes 16W-24, in short length, and six styles).

    15. A pair of marbled drop earrings, because these'll turn heads every single time you wear 'em — messy bun included.


    They're made out of wood with a *mesmerizing* marble design!

    Promising review: "These earrings are just beautiful! I can't believe they are wood and not actual marble — a wonderful trick of the eye. They are lightweight for their substantial size, which is not too big or too small. I'm going to buy another pair after I finish this review." —decorator11

    Get them from Amazon for $16.99 (available in five colors).

    16. A button-down top with a chic tie knot for staying true to your relentlessly casual self, plus a *touch* of polish. Will we be wearing a sports bra with this? You bet.


    Promising review: "I honestly can't believe how much I love this super cute top! It feels wonderful on and looks adorable. I think I will order another to have on hand as a spare in case I ruin this one!" —Slotz

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in five colors).

    17. A pair of water-resistant Hunter loafers so rainy days NEVER equal gloomy outfits again. Consider these the easiest solution to looking dressy despite gray mornings.

    Get them from Nordstrom for $135 (available in sizes 5-10).

    18. A pair of velvet leggings that'll make you believe in miracles: getting to wear leggings AND looking incredibly fancy. I'll pass the tissues.


    Promising review: "I can't believe how great these fit. I was surprised at the quality of these in real life! I'm tempted to stock up on other colors!" —ShoeShoppingStar

    Get them from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes XS-5X and in 16 colors).

    19. A bell-sleeved suede top, because this'll make getting dressed for work feel surprisingly *smooth*. Yes, I suppose you can wear it with the black jeans you wore yesterday. SIGH.


    Promising review: "This shirt is throughout a very supple suede, it truly looks and feel like a $150 blouse. That price is amazing!! The fit has a nice line, but is not tight at all. The lavender color is especially beautiful. It's so soft, it's more lightweight that a heavy typical suede. It has a unique, upscale look. I have worn it this fall with jeans and cute boots and with a pencil skirt for work. I have both the gray and the pink. Love!" —Samantha M.

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

    20. A faux leather aviator jacket for suddenly making your everyday workout leggings look right on trend. Believe in the power of this coat.

    River Island

    Get them from River Island: the left for $150 (available in sizes 0-12 and in two colors) and the right for $150 (available in sizes 14-24 and in two colors).

    21. A set of velvet scrunchies so messy buns are instantly the most luxurious part of your look. And all you had to do was "accidentally" wake up late!


    Promising review: "A four-pack from Urban Outfitters got me into velvet scrunchies for their secure hold and retro flair. I got this big generic pack hoping for the best. These are strong scrunchies in unique, subtle, and jewel-toned colors. As for the quality, they are comparable to much pricier ones from Urban or Free People. These are fantastically useful. I have boob-length hair that is somewhat thick, and two loops secures a messy bun for hours. I usually find a high pony to be uncomfortable, but not with these. " —Mariel A.

    Get a 16-pack from Amazon for $8.50.

    22. A lacey white blouse with a ruffled collar that'll make it essentially impossible not to look sophisticated. Not to mention you'll never go wrong styling this easy-peasy piece.


    Btw, reviewers say to size up!

    Promising review: "The shirt is beautiful. It looks exactly as pictured. The material is soft and looks quite luxe for the price. I usually wear a size medium (for reference I’m an 8 in most dresses), but I am a 36DD. I read the reviews and ordered the shirt in a size 16 (because I figured I could take it in if it was too large). It fits well! The shirt arrived on time and neatly packaged." —angelcup

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (available in sizes 2-20 and four styles).

    23. A ribbed turtleneck dress, because what better than a high-necked midi to make you look totally adult? Maybe you'll even check your email today. Maybe.

    Promising review: "I bought one in black, one in purple, and one in blue. I love them all. I get sooo many compliments when I wear this dress. They're not too tight or too loose. I wear them to work in a law office. They're a perfect fall dress with a nice pair of high boots." —M. Arab

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 14 colors).

    24. A metallic pleated skirt for ~shining~ brighter than anyone else in the room while still putting in minimal effort. There is simply no way you won't have 100 potential Instagrams by the end of the night.


    Get it from ModCloth for $59 (available in sizes XXS-4X).

    25. A pair of comfortable block heels with elasticized backs so you can rely on a pair of dressy shoes that you can actually wear all day — I SWEAR. Plus, they go with literally everything so you'll never find yourself stuck in front of your closet again.


    Sure, they're pretty pricey but hear me out! Everlane's "The Day Heel" was specifically designed for people who have to stay on their feet all day so they're SUPER comfortable. There are almost 2,749 positive reviews by people who swear by them! AND they're available in *15* colors and in suede, 100% Italian leather, and patent leather so you won't have any trouble finding one that fits your style. Check out a BuzzFeeder's full glowing review (#2)!

    Promising review: "I needed heels that would be not only comfortable to work in all day, but, as a new mom, that could also pull double duty and allow me to carry my baby. These shoes are extremely comfortable for my day-to-day needs and look great with my business casual wardrobe. As a bonus, the block heel allows me to easily walk while carrying a heavier load (e.g., my baby and/or carseat). I would definitely buy these shoes in other colors." —SB88

    Get them from Everlane for $150 (list price $305; available in sizes 5-11).

    26. A wide-legged hooded jumpsuit that'll basically be like walking around in a onesie. Except now you're rewarded for it instead of getting in trouble for showing up to work in pajamas. The AUDACITY.


    And it has pockets?! Be still my heart.

    Promising review: "I should’ve gotten this jumpsuit in EVERY color! I love it! I’m 5’6, 170 pounds and I got an XL. It’s comfy and loose, but not too baggy." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $24.25+ (available in sizes S-3XL and 10 styles).

    27. An A-line plaid skirt with POCKETS, because all your plain t-shirts just found a new home — and it's with this. If only it were that easy for all of us to find a ~great match.~

    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).

    28. A velvet wrap bodysuit for having a dressy ally that won't ever demand you tuck it in throughout the day. In fact, it promises to do all the work for you.


    Promising review: "This bodysuit is so luxe! It's soft, warm, and oh-so cute! Definitely a winter staple! It dresses up a pair of jeans instantly." —CVR1218

    Get it from Madewell for $45 (originally $59.50; available in sizes XXS-XXL and in two colors).

    29. A convertible faux leather backpack so you have an upscale go-to accessory *by your side* all darn season. Did I mention it doubles as a crossbody?


    Promising review: "This bag is adorable. It’s small yet spacious. It is the perfect size for me. It is very high-quality and my new favorite bag! I’ve been into mini backpacks for a while now, but never found the perfect one...until this!" —Tam Thanh Nguyen

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99 (available in two colors).

    30. A hi-lo maxi top that'll doll you up for a night out without tearing you from the comfort of soft t-shirts. Nothing to be afraid of here.


    Promising review: "I was pleasantly surprised with this top. It is the perfect go-between when you want to look a little more dressed up than casual, yet it is casual too! I've received tons of compliments. It's SUPER COMFY!" —Deni d

    Get it from Amazon for $17.95+ (available in sizes S-3XL and 17 colors).

    31. An embroidered top, because I'll tell you a secret: this is a sweatshirt in disguise. I'll keep this between us.


    Get it from Nordstrom for $32.98 (originally $55; available in sizes 0X-3X and in two colors).

    32. A backless v-neck jumpsuit for winning Best Dressed at any formal event (and also secretly Tried The Least). Do you deserve the red carpet in this stunner? Y-E-S., Amazon

    Promising review: "I'm literally blown away by the quality of this jumpsuit. Buy this! It is one of the best things I've worn. I'm 5'5", 165 pounds, ordered the large, and it fits like a glove" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99 (available in sizes XS-L and in five colors).

    33. A set of patterned stockings so your usual LBD gets an easy update. Shopping for a new one would have been way too much work.

    Promising review: "Omg, I love there!These are totally worth it. The best part is that I haven't snagged any of them yet. I rarely wear pantyhose or tights, because I'm clumsy enough to snag everything within three hours of putting them on, but these are very forgiving. I've received so many compliments." —Sunshine and Unicorns

    Get a six-pack from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in sizes S/M-4X and in two combinations).

    34. A bohemian embroidered dress with dramatic sleeves that'll ask of you only two small favors: black tights and boots. It'll take the rest from there.


    Promising review: "This dress is gorgeous. It looks just like the picture and fits perfectly. The sleeves have huge ruffles and are really glamorous. It's kind of oversized, but I like it like that." —Camille

    Get it from Amazon for $24.08 (available in sizes S-2XL and 26 styles).

    35. A plush turtleneck sweater, because you DESERVE to be nothing but cozy. But sadly we can't go to work in Snuggies...but with this you'll never want to.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "It’s super lightweight, comfy, and so, so soft." — Sammy1118

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $69 (available in sizes XS-XL and in three colors).

    36. A cashmere-like blanket scarf for adding a touch of luxury and sophistication to the same exact jacket you've been wearing all season — and will definitely wear next season, too.


    Promising review: "This is a wonderfully warm, thick scarf. If you're looking for a scarf to keep you warm in the freezing weather then you've found the right scarf." —Carol

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in 12 colors).

    Trying to mentally go through your closet from bed like:


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

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