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    40 Fashionable Things You Can Basically Count On To Make You Smile

    You'll be grinning like the Cheshire Cat when you see how darn good you look in your new outfit.

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    Unless otherwise specified, all sizes in this post are listed in women's.

    1. A floral lace dress for when you finally convince your friends to let you host a Bridgerton-worthy ball on Zoom.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Wow!!!! I thought for sure this was going to be some cheap dress that doesn't look at all like the pictures. It looks exactly like the pictures and the quality is amazing!!! Beautiful dress. Love it!" —Justin

    Get it from Amazon for $9.98+ (available in sizes S–2XL and 10 styles)

    2. A chic faux leather belt to act as the finishing touch on every outfit that just seems to be missing *something*.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "So excited about this belt for the price. Good quality for the price, fits well, and it's got a designer look without really being a tacky dupe or knockoff. Five stars!" —kalyjo

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in women's sizes XS–XL and 12 styles).

    3. A pleated polka dot skirt that's practically perfect in every way. I dare you to say all of that 10x fast.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This skirt gets me many compliments whenever I wear it, you can dress it up or down and always end up looking vibrant and fun. Also it doesn’t lose its pleating when you wash it or get wrinkles at all, also the elastic is super stretchy for your heavy eating days! Good length too, I’m 5'4 and I don’t have to shave my legs to wear this since it comes right to my ankles!" –nikou

    Get it from Amazon for $26.89+ (available in sizes S–2XL and six colors).

    4. A pair of Levi's denim shorts, a must-have for anyone who dislikes dresses but still wants to show off their lovely legs this summer.

    A person wearing denim shorts and a black graphic top under a cardigan
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "These shorts are great. I like the style and that they are shorter in the front but a little longer in the back. They don’t have much give but stretch out from wearing them during the day. I have gotten a lot of compliments on these shorts!" —Caitlynn B.

    Get them from Amazon for $31.22+ (available in sizes 24-34 and 12 colors)

    Psst: this item is included in Prime Wardrobe so you can give it a trial run if you're a member!

    5. Combat boots with a zipper along the side so you won't have to fuss with lacing 'em up every time you want to wear 'em.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love these boots. They’re comfy to wear all night for work and stylish enough to get compliments often. I need a few more pairs because these are a new staple in my wardrobe. Don’t let us down Amazon, give us more of these wonderful boots!!" —Chantelle-oh

    Get them from Amazon for $39.20 (available in sizes 5–13 and two colors).

    Psst: this item is included in Prime Wardrobe so you can give it a trial run if you're a member!

    6. A tulip-hemmed sheath dress that'll look so chic with those new shoes you just picked up. Don't you just love an outfit you can wear with sneakers, sandals, or boots?

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "This dress is phenomenal. Not see through at all (I did buy black, though), and it is lined. It’s also extremely comfortable. I plan to dress it both up and down either for work or casual outings. I’ll admit I was skeptical, but I definitely won’t be returning this dress. And, as many have stated, it looks much more expensive than what it goes for. I do recommend going with your normal size. I can typically fit into both an S and an M, but M is my usual size for most clothing and this dress fit great. Was not too tight at all, I fear a small would have been clinging to me." —KG

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL, two styles and 16 colors).

    7. Pearl velvet headbands for a fancy addition to your typically messy hair. You'll thank me later.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, Amazon

    One of my coworkers purchased this four-pack and was kind enough to share with the rest of us! I love how easy this headband makes it to make a fashion statement without taking up too much time in the morning — and I was able to wear it all day without getting a headache!

    Promising review: "I live in headbands as a stay-at-home mom with two small kiddos. They make your messy bun actually look like you're decent-looking and like you got yourself together 😂 definitely a great pack for cheap. They are made very well, great quality!" —Misty Flota

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $12.99.

    8. A darling floral maxi dress you can use as an excuse to run ahead of your S.O. on your next date to the park, shouting "the hills are aliiiiiive with the sound of musiiiic."

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Did I mention it has POCKETS!?

    Promising review: "First I got the yellow-flowered print — it fits perfectly on the shoulders and it's easy to slip on. It feels as if I'm wearing air! Or have become a billowing cloud. The pattern is very pretty, combining yellow, black, and white — unusually remarkable. It's been remarked on favorably every time I wear it. My husband loves it, strangers come up to admire it and most importantly, I love the way it makes me feel and look. I live in a hot summer climate and this dress meets the challenge. I liked it so much I've also gotten the red (I usually look horrid in red, but this one works) and am awaiting the blue. I wouldn't usually go this wild on spending but the cost of each dress is so low I'm stocking up. Added note: it washes well." —Charlotte O. Lowe

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in sizes XS–3XL and 38 colors).

    9. A cropped cami to layer under those adorable overalls you picked up last season as an attempt to show Gen Z you actually are still cool (even if you do still wear skinny jeans and part your hair to the side).

    a model in overalls with a pink, orange, and white tie dye cami under it
    American Eagle

    Promising review: "True to size, soft, and cute! I have a 38D to DD chest and this fits me well just like their other shirts! The buttons are cute and do not stretch because of my chest and I love the tie dye color and the frills!" —Maisy O

    Get it from American Eagle for $14.99 (available in sizes 2XS–2XL and seven styles) and complete the entire look with the overalls for $59.26 (available in sizes 2XS–2XL).

    10. A pair of high-waisted flare pants that'll let you show off the fact you're kind of a diva (in a good way) without diverting from your need for being comfortable at all times.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I wore these pants on a first date and they made my booty and thighs look amazing. I also wore these pants to my office job and my coworkers went crazy over them. I literally emailed and texted shared item and copied links to these pants all day. They are so soft. You want to touch them all day and they make great sleep pants." —Christina Tahey

    Get them from Amazon for $18.99 (available in sizes S–2XL and 16 colors).

    11. A stylish dress featuring a double-tiered skirt you won't be able to stop yourself from twirling around in.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this dress — so much so that I bought it in three different colors. It’s so comfortable and the length and flow is perfect. If you want more length and/or are between sizes, I’d recommend sizing up." —Taylor

    Get it from Amazon for $24.98+ (available in sizes S–2XL and 33 colors).

    12. An A-line corduroy skirt you can either pair with your favorite booties for chic fall/winter fashion statement or wear as-is on cooler spring and summer days.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, amazon.com

    This skirt was there for me in my time of need! I had a broken foot, so when last-minute plans came up and I was in need of a cute outfit (that didn’t require trying to pull pants on over my cast) I took a chance on this lil’ number. And I’m so glad I did! It’s stretchy, soft, and made my butt look fabulous. Def ordering in another color.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.56+ (available in sizes XS–XL and 10 styles).

    13. A denim tunic shirtdress with raw hems you'll love so much you might just want to buy it in multiple styles and make it your workday uniform.

    A model wearing the long-sleeved mini dress with frayed cuffs in light wash denim
    Amazon

    Promising review: "It’s darling, practical, and comfy. I love the light wash color I chose. The fringed ends are cute too. It’s a soft, light, semi-stretchy denim fabric, perfect for a dress. The buttons extend the length of it so it doesn’t have to live its life only as a dress — it can be worn a cardigan too, or a tunic. It’s versatile! Made with nice quality and detail. Love it!" —Leah

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL and six styles).

    14. Stylish pajamas that'll easily transition into loungewear on lazy Sunday mornings. Fewer things make me smile as much as a cozy outfit does, TBH.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These are great. Super comfy and perfect fit. I’m going to order a few more sets in other colors." —Maggy G

    Get them from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL and 30 styles).

    15. A hot pink jumpsuit you can guarantee will let everyone know who is *THE* boss once you enter the room. Is that you or Business Barbie?!

    a model in a hot pink jumpsuit with a tie in the front
    Lilly's Kloset

    Lilly's Kloset is a Black woman-owned small business based out of Houston, Texas.

    Get it from Lilly's Kloset for $68 (available in sizes 1XL–3XL).

    16. High-rise Levi's jeans you'll wear for years to come — at this price tag you might just want to treat yourself to multiple pairs.

    Amazon, Melanie Aman / BuzzFeed

    BuzzFeed editor Melanie Aman is having a love affair with these jeans:

    "These jeans! Where do I start? Well, first of all, they are surprisingly comfortable. They've been my go-to pair since pre-COVID times. I have a bad habit of eating to the point of being uncomfortably full (I just like food, OK?) and these pants never cut into my hips or stomach when I looked about three months pregnant with a baked mac 'n' cheese baby. Now that eating in restaurants isn't really a thing, I've still gravitated toward these jeans on days when I just want to feel...normal... I can sit at my desk while wearing them (sometimes I even sit cross legged) and I totally forget I'm wearing denim. And unrelated to their comfort, I love them because 1. they cup my butt nicely and don't make it look like a pancake and 2. they're the perfect length for my annoyingly short legs."

    Get them from Amazon for $44.99+ (available in sizes 23–34 and eight colors).

    17. A sweatshirt embroidered with Princess Diana in her iconic "revenge dress" that'll properly pay tribute to her while also leaving you looking as stylish as ever.

    a tan sweatshirt with "vogue" embroidered on it and an image of princess diana in a black cocktail dress
    ViableNYC / Etsy

    BuzzFeed editor Abby Kass recently ordered this sweatshirt and I am still seething with jealousy. ViableNYC is a small business based in, obviously, New York. They sell so many pop culture-inspired shirts I might as well just direct deposit my paycheck to them. If you have no self-control (like me) you might also want to check out this Olivia Rodrigo "Driver's License" shirt or this WandaVision crewneck.

    Get it from ViableNYC on Etsy for $54 (available in men's sizes S–XL, 2X–3X).

    18. A pair of simple resin hoops you've been eyeing for some time. The time has come — treat yo' self.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "Super cute, extremely lightweight earrings. The tortoise color is great and can be worn with so many different colors. The hoop size is great, big enough to be noticed, but not too big that I feel inappropriate wearing to the office for work. Overall really nice earrings." —Erin

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99 (available in nine styles).

    19. An oversized shacket (shirt and jacket) you'll praise yourself for buying on those days between winter and spring where the weather is just a tad awkward — put the whole "do I need a coat?" debate to rest.

    Ali Faccenda wearing shacket in mirror selfie
    Ali Faccenda / BuzzFeed

    BuzzFeed writer Ali Faccenda has this jacket and is a big fan! She said:

    "I have this jacket and I'm OBSESSED. I love to wear work from home outfits that are functional and cozy but also look trendy for meeting calls. This fits the bill to a T and is perfect layered over a classic long sleeve. It's oversized so if you want it more fitted I'd suggest going down a size."

    Get it from Amazon for $69.90 (available in sizes 2XS–2XL, 2X–3X and three colors).

    Psst: this item is included in Prime Wardrobe so you can give it a trial run if you're a member!

    20. A pair of drawstring shorts for anyone who absolutely hates the feeling when the button of denim shorts digs into their stomach when they sit down (that can't be just me, right?).

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I LOVE these shorts. They are so comfortable and they fit perfectly. I want them in every color!!" —AM

    Get them from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL and 24 colors).

    21. Pearl earrings that'll make every hour Happy Hour — they have actual smiley faces on them!

    gold hoop earrings with pearls hanging from them and a smiley face on each one
    Notte

    Notte is a woman-owned small business found by Jessica Tse based in both New York and Florence, Italy

    Get them from Notte for $56.

    22. A ruffled baby doll dress you can wear all year long — it looks just as lovely with a leather or denim jacket over it as it does on its own.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this dress! It fit perfectly! I am 5'10 and struggle finding dresses that are not 'too short.' This was a perfect length. The bottom half of the dress is lined, which makes it completely opaque. It is a thin material that makes steaming extremely easy and fast. I worn this to an Atlanta Braves game in 100+ degree weather and was able to keep cool. Perfect addition to my wardrobe." —karmen howard

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes S–2XL and six colors).

    23. Rain boots to keep your tootsies warm and dry and have you checking your weather app for the next storm (so you can jump in puddles, of course).

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "I got these boots right before leaving on a three week vacation to Scotland and London. I didn't want to bring big heavy boots in my bag so I got these. They are pretty lightweight and very comfortable. I put an insole in to help with the cobblestone streets but I was able to wear them comfortably through long days of walking." —epop86

    Get them from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in women's sizes 4.5–12 and 15 styles).

    24. A midi dress with bohemian vibes that'll help you embrace the sunshine this spring and summer.

    buzzfeed editor wearing a button-up orange midi dress with a floral pattern
    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed

    I wore this dress to my sister-in-law's socially distanced bridal shower — it was a hit! I'm about 5'1 and I didn't have to worry about hemming this dress at all. I'm *very* busty and went with the medium — it was a bit taught over my chest but the button loops were very forgiving so it didn't create that awkward this-top-is-too-tight look. Highly recommend!

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

    25. A two-piece lounge set to help achieve that "I'm chill and chic" vibe you've seen all of your favorite influencers pull off.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Absolutely love this set! Very comfortable and stylish. The fabric is soft and feels good on the skin. I like that I can wear it casually with sneakers and I can also dress it up with heels." —@ag_iroro

    Get it from Amazon for $33.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL and nine styles).

    26. Snag-proof opaque tights you can wear with reckless abandon knowing they certainly won't rip. They come in both fun colors like orange or green and neutrals like slate and black.

    buzzfeed shopping editor wearing gray tights with a sweatshirt dress
    Kayla Boyd / BuzzFeed

    Snag is a small woman-owned business based in the UK. BuzzFeed editor Kayla Boyd swears by these tights, she said:

    "These are honestly the best tights I've ever owned! I'm a size 16/18 and it can be hard to find tights that are actually comfortable, not a struggle to put on, and don't rip before I've even stepped outside. These ones are a dream come true!! I have been wearing dresses and skirts way more often this winter because I finally have tights I can feel comfy and confident in."

    Get them from Snag for $12 (available in seven sizing options and 11 colors).

    27. A fabulous crewneck sweater and pencil skirt set that would likely garner a nod of approval from Miranda Priestly.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "I love this outfit. I bought a medium and it fits perfectly, if not a tiny bit big. It is unique and different. I hope they make more colors. Will buy this brand again." —Ginny Cole

    Get it from Amazon for $40.77+ (available in sizes XS–2XL and three styles).

    Psst: this item is included in Prime Wardrobe so you can give it a trial run if you're a member!

    28. A matching top and maxi skirt covered in flowers that'll remind you springtime and warmer weather are just around the corner.

    a long sleeve white top with colorful small florals all over it and matching maxi skirt
    Marshalls

    I have a similar set and wearing it always makes me happy. There's something so lovely about being able to just throw something on knowing you'll look fabulous and coordinating without having to think too hard about it.

    Get them from Marshalls: top for $24.99 (available in sizes XS–M), skirt for $29.99 (available in sizes XS–M).

    29. A playful dress that cuts above the knee for when you want to show a lil' leg but don't want to upset your traditional grandma with an outlandish outfit. Chilly where you live? Fear not, pair it with your favorite tights and wear it all year long.

    amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "Very happy with this dress. I have washed and hung to dry, the fabric dried well without additional care. Lightweight and comfortable material. Bought in two colors because I liked it so much." —Nicole Francis

    Get it from Amazon for $16.06+ (available in sizes 1X–6X and four styles).

    Psst: this item is included in Prime Wardrobe so you can give it a trial run if you're a member!

    30. A bracelet from BaubleBar you can customize to show off your personal style then promptly add to your stack of arm candy.

    a gold beaded bracelet with a bar to hang various charms on
    BaubleBar

    My mom got me one of these for Christmas and it's one of my favorite accessories! I love that I can add on to it or switch out charms to create an entirely different bracelet. The charms are sold separately so be sure to check out all of the options on the site.

    Get it from BaubleBar for $30 (available in sizes S–L and four styles).

    31. A short-sleeve patterned dress that'll make you look as fresh as a field of daisies — quite literally.

    A person wearing a black dress with small white polka dots throughout
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Adorable little dress! Very well-made. It's double-lined. The length, fabric, and cut is beautiful. Perfect for spring!" —Lauren Fuquay

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL and five colors).

    32. A floral appliqué tulle skirt you can count on to quickly become one of your favorite pieces — it's dainty and playful at the same time!

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This skirt is beautiful with soft layers, giving it a delicate sophisticated feel. It has enough layering to not be see-through. High quality elastic waistband ensures a comfortable fit. Khaki color will go with a variety of other colors and give a lot of options. Happy with this purchase." —Parkers Mom

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in one size and 23 styles).

    33. A twist-front flannel shirt you'll look absolutely *fire* in whether you tie it around your waist or rock it as is.

    Girl Next Door

    Girl Next Door is a Black woman-owned, Atlanta-based brand founded by Synahia Tigner.

    Get it from Girl Next Door for $54 (available in sizes S–L).

    34. A cute cami and shorts set, because if you're anything like me you've been searching for loungewear you can layer with a sweatshirt to ensure you can always achieve the perfect body temp.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "The material was more than I expected! It was super comfortable and soft. It was the perfect size and perfect for bedtime." —shasme

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and 27 styles).

    35. A ribbed knit pencil skirt that'll feel soft against your legs, a must-have for anyone who detests stockings.

    reviewer wearing the orange midi skirt
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Love the fit of this skirt! Material is soft and stretchy. The color is beautiful as well." —Amylia

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes XS–L and 21 colors).

    36. A spaghetti-strap gingham dress for a picnic-perfect look at all times. Do you hear that? It's Dorothy applauding your style.

    A person wearing a gingham patterned dress
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This dress is cute!! The lace-up option in the back makes the dress actually fit my waist while the skirt part covers the rest of me. The straps are also adjustable which makes it all the easier to select a size. I think the material is actually very breathable and perfect for the summer. Lastly, this dress doesn't fly up around a fan or from a gust of wind. It stays in place, covering the goodies, instead of flying up and exposing everything. Overall great product. I want it in every color!" —Rori

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

    37. A pair of casual cotton linen overalls to upgrade your cozy WFH wardrobe and make choosing an outfit easier than ever.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I just wanted these for kicking around in the garden and they have worked great for that... so I own three pairs now. They're lightweight and good for warmer days." —C. Zittel

    Get them from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes S–3XL and in four colors).

    38. Fuzzy slippers to stylishly keep your tooties warm and help you channel Sharpay Evans vibes at all times.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    BuzzFeed writer Ali Faccenda has these babies:

    "I'm so obsessed with these slippers and they're perfect (and trendy) for wearing around my home. They have a durable bottom as well if you need to pop out of the house to grab the mail."

    Get them from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in sizes 5–13, and eight colors).

    39. A patch sweatshirt for anyone who has style that's *out of this world* and has yet to forget about that whole Area 51 ordeal.

    Genevieve Scarano/BuzzFeed, Amazon / Via amazon.com

    BuzzFeed editor Genevieve Scarano has and likes this pull over:

    "I personally own this sweatshirt and I wear it all the time! It goes well with joggers and leggings and it's my go-to piece of clothing whenever I'm relaxing at home or spending solo time outdoors."

    Promising review: "I love these shirts, I got the black alien and the white wave shirt. They fit perfect and have held up (as well as the designs) through lots of washes. I wear these out during the day and I also wear them to bed sometimes because they’re so comfy. " —sara

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in sizes XS—XL and 35 styles).

    40. And retro heart-shaped sunnies sure to have even your most stylish friend saying "wow, these are fabulous!" I dare you not to grin at yourself when you see your reflection while wearing these babies.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, amazon.com

    One of my friends actually bought a pair of these for her entire bachelorette party a few months ago. We all have very different face shapes and they were shockingly flattering on every last one of us!

    Promising review: "Constantly asked if these are YSL sunglasses. You can tell they’re cheaper when handling but apparently no one else notices when they’re on. Highly recommend, especially if you’re someone who loses or breaks your sunglasses easily." —Katie K.

    Get them from Amazon for $10.91+ (available in 17 styles).

    Me to my credit card after a night of online shopping:

    The Walt Disney Company

    Some reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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