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    31 Cheap, Cute Things For Anyone Whose Middle Name Might As Well Be Fancy

    Luxury under $50? I'll take that.

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    1. Acrylic resin earrings in a funky geometric shape everyone will assume you got from a high-end boutique. You didn't, but they don't have to know that!


    Promising review: "These earrings are so cute!! They're comparable to jewelry you'd buy from Bauble Bar or a similar brand." β€”amazon_reviewer

    Get a pair from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in 15 styles).

    2. And! A modern jewelry box that's compact but mighty. It features multiple compartments lined with a soft linen fabric for all your small pieces, plus a ring roll for ultimate organization.


    Promising review: "This looks great on top of my dresser! It was a little pricier than I intended to spend on a jewelry box but it does seem very sturdy and good quality and I absolutely love the simplicity and elegance of it. I also think the side drawer is pretty cool!" β€”Anna T

    Get it from Amazon for $30.99+ (available in two sizes and three colors).

    3. A seagrass basket in a fun geometric pattern that's a much chicer home for your plant than a boring ol' pot. Yes, your plants are just as fancy as you.


    Promising review: "It’s exactly like the photo and looks great in my entryway. The pot was 10.5 inches at the top and fits perfectly (a little snug getting it through the opening, but since the middle of the basket is wider, it has plenty of room once in). I have some of those gray/white Moroccan-style throw pillows and rugs that are trendy at the moment, and this blends in great with the decor." β€”Erika Millen

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in two sizes and six styles).

    4. A blouse body suit that A) is super affordable, B) won't come untucked throughout busy days, and C) is chic as all get out. In other words, it's a triple threat.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $22.99 (available in sizes S-L and in black).

    5. Rainbow stainless steel straws β€” they're not only environmentally-friendly, but simply darling. What more could you want in a product?!?

    Each set comes with a mix of bent and straight straws, plus a cleaning brush.

    Promising review: "Got them to eliminate the use of plastic straws for environmental purposes, and they’re great, I love them! They’re beautiful and feel very durable and honestly make my cold beverage taste crisper." β€”STINAXOXO

    Get an eight-pack from Amazon for $6.79.

    6. A pair of very trendy sunglasses as equally cute as they are cheap. Really, it should be a crime how affordable these are β€” which is great for you, no more stress when you lose them for the fifth time.


    Promising review: "Always a 5-star product. I'm a repeat customer. I really like Sojos sunglasses, because they are sturdy, fashionable, cool, well made, and great quality. I get a lot of compliments every time I wear them. The mirror ones are my favorite. Good sun protection. I'll keep buying more for sure." β€”princesita

    Get them from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in 12 colors).

    7. A basket caddy – and who allowed a shower caddy to be this sophisticated? Honestly, this will make your bathroom look like a dang spa.


    Promising review: "We have a walk-in shower and had nowhere to store shower products except for the floor... that just wasn't cutting it so we bought these storage baskets and are extremely satisfied with the purchase! It's the perfect amount of storage and I love the holes at the bottom of the baskets for easy cleaning." β€”CarStar0804

    Get it from Amazon for $15.97.

    8. A pair of faux-leather leggings you can count on to be comfortable and fierce, aaaand to deliver an extra dose of glam to any outfit β€” but mostly to be comfortable. Ok fine, and fierce.,

    Promising review: "These leggings are your holy grail. Everyone at my holiday party wanted to know where I got them. I had to send the link to my work friends and my extended family. These leggings are comfy, you can move well in them, and they're cute with any oversized sweater. It's like wearing really fierce pajamas" β€”Kelsey

    Get them from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in sizes XS-4XL and three styles).

    9. A pack of rose gold ball point pens with sparkly crystal tops that'll make you consider giving up texting for snail mail. These pens, they're so fierce!


    Promising review: "These look just like the picture, I was afraid they may look cheap. I bought them for a bridal shower and they were a big hit. Fit the theme perfectly and all the ladies loved them." β€”Robin Tanasi

    Get a pack of 12 (perfect for gift bags, just sayin!) for $15.99.

    10. A pretty in pink eye shadow palette comparable to Huda Beauty's Rose Gold palette. It has 18 buttery shades, great staying power, and I can keep going on about how stunning this thing is!, Amazon

    Promising review: "I was definitely surprised with the pigmentation from this palette. I swatched them with a finger, one swipe, no primer. They're soft, easily blended and the color payoff is great. There is a lot of fallout though so I'd suggest you do your eyes first. Some of the foil-y shades are better applied with your finger than a brush. Much more affordable dupe for the Rose Gold palette from Huda Beauty." β€”K Alesandria

    Get it from Amazon for $11.

    11. Aaaand, a marble-pattern makeup brush set I don't think your vanity is ready for. And your other makeup brushes? They don't stand a chance with these stunners around. Just peep that fluffiness!


    Promising review: "I do my own makeup with these brushes everyday, and when I am hired to do makeup for weddings, prom, photo shoots, etc. I ALWAYS bring this brush set. They have every size I would need for eye makeup, and they work great. I typically use top of the line brush sets that I purchase from Ulta, so I was skeptical about these being so inexpensive. However, they gave become my new favorite brush set! And not to mention, they are so cute, I love the marble!! I highly recommend these brushes to anyone!" β€”Brooke Johnson

    Get a 15-piece set from Amazon for $9.99.

    12. A set of silky-soft satin pillowcases designed to help keep your hair from frizzing, your skin from breaking out, and your dreams sweet.


    Promising review: "I love this SOOO MUCH! The hype for silk pillowcases is real! I have a FULL head of hair that is very long, which has also been processed to death. Since my hair is always so dry due to all of the color processes, I like to air-dry it to save it from being damaged further by the heat. Well, my hair would always look like a frizzy mess the morning after, even though I saturated my hair with leave-in treatments and treatment oils. Finally, I decided to try out a silk pillowcase and I'm obsessed! I can now rock my air-dry hair the next morning without looking like I have a rat's nest on my head. The only thing I wish this had is zippers. Since silk is slippery, the cover tends to fall off the pillows often. Other than that, this is perfect. I'm going to bring a pillowcase with me when I travel!" β€”Rubicant

    Get the set of two from Amazon for $8.98+ (available in standard, queen, and two king sizes and in 14 colors).

    13. A pretty lace-strap tank β€” and sorry to your other tanks in advance, because they won't see the light of day with this in your wardrobe.


    Promising review: "I’m actually super excited about this top!! Quality is great, especially considering the price. I’m a 34B, 5’7, and about 145 lbs. The bust area was a touch tight but just barely β€” otherwise the fabric is flowy but substantial and has some room in the waist. Straps and shoulders fit perfect. If you’re between sizes, size up. Really excited to wear it! Sexy and classy!" β€”Kristi Tolund

    Get it from Amazon for $6.98+ (available in sizes S-XXL and 21 colors/prints).

    14. A mirrored tray to give your finest perfumes and jewelry an organized home of their own β€” no more unsightly clutter taking up your vanity.


    Promising review: "I was so pleasantly surprised when I opened the box. First of all, it came very well packaged. The tray has a very nice weight to it. The gold is a perfect tone, not too yellow. I also noticed that the mirror has a beveled edge, making it look a lot more pricey than it is. I'm extremely happy with my purchase!" β€”Mirtha A.

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99.

    15. A solar system cutting board you'll *want* to leave out on the counter to show off to the universe. I am swooning.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $35.

    16. A high-waisted pleated skirt you can twirl right into fall from summer in with the right jacket and layers.,

    Promising review: "I wanted to love this skirt, and I DO! It's one of the most worn items in my closet, from wintertime with sweaters to spring with beautiful blouses. The skirt is a nice heavy material that allows for beautiful hang and flow. It doesn't wrinkle and even packs beautifully without wrinkling. This skirt is a closet staple." β€”Cait

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in sizes S-XXL and 10 colors).

    17. Ruffle socks with the perfect amount of subtle ruffle so your feet can be just as fancy as you. Yes, socks can and should be fancy.


    Promising review: "These are so cute. I love having socks stick out when I wear certain sneakers and the little lettucing on the edge gives me really nice look. I’m wearing Ked’s at my wedding soon and plan on wearing the white pair of these socks with them :)" β€”Mikaela VanDyk

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $13.99.

    18. A faux-sheepskin throw for transforming dull, uncomfortable seating (or, hello, a coffee table!!!) into a glam retreat you'll never want to leave. Oh, just think all the books waiting to be read atop this fluffy thing.


    Promising review: "These faux-sheepskin throws were exactly what I was looking for to cover my dining room chairs, which are upholstered with a white fabric. They also add a chic, boho feel to the room. They are very soft, quite large, and a great value for the cost. Highly recommend!" β€”madeline bonfils

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in 10 sizes and five colors).

    19. And! A super plush throw blanket that'll make the same exact couch you've had since college look surprisingly elegant.


    Promising review: "When I originally purchased this blanket, I was crossing my fingers that it would be just as soft as a baby blanket. It's just as soft! I love snuggling up with this blanket. It's super cozy and super soft! It's exactly as pictured." β€”Ashley Teves

    Get it from Amazon for $22.50 (available in five colors).

    20. A pastel bento box that screams, "sophisticated, but on a budget." This'll make bringing leftover to work feel some level of fancy β€” a thing I didn't know existed.


    Promising review: "This is one of the best. It's super durable. The plastic is solid and strong, as well are the spoon and fork. For sealing, it has a rubber ring on the inside of the pieces to keep it completely sealed. What I love the most though is the inner dividers that can easily be removed to make one giant box, and that's perfect for me. I'm so happy with this that I might get another one." β€”savvy wincel

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 13 colors).

    21. A double-wall thermal water bottle guaranteed to become your new best friend. Seriously, you'll end up taking this thing to work, the gym, home β€” repeat.


    Get it on sale from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's for $22.99 (originally $28.99).

    22. A set of satin pearl hair ties to give your ponytail a dose of va-va-voom on days when throwing your unwashed hair up is the only option (me on most weeks).


    The set includes five, each in green, black, yellow, white, and blue!

    Promising review: "I love these! They are silky and don't pull like some hair ties can. I have really thick hair and it can be hard to find hair ties that are large enough to wrap around my hair in a bun, but these are perfect!" β€”Rebecca Hall

    Get a pack of five from Amazon for $11.99.

    23. An in-depth planner with an actually cute cover that'll work double time to keep you organized while also looking incredibly dreamy on your desk.


    This planner comes with a personal mission statement prompt, yearly goal setting page, weekly scheduling templates, goal setting and tracking pages, 2019 vision board, major holidays list, notes pages, contacts/address book pages, inspirational quotes, monthly reflection questions, and tons more.

    Promising review: "This is such a great planner. I needed a cheap replacement, since I couldn't find refill pages for my Webster's Pages planner. I'm such a fan of the Bloom planner though. I love the pockets on the front and back cover. I use the notes pages for my budgeting and keeping all my work database passwords organized. I like all the little holiday reminders and goal setting pages. They take up just enough space. It's also small enough that I can carry it around without it being too cumbersome. The calendar days are a good size to write in, and the week layout has so much space for me to really list out all my appointments. This is my new favorite planner. I'm such a fan." β€”hannah

    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    24. A skull candle (!!!), because wax in a boring jar just isn't going to cut it in your house, ESPECIALLY during spoopy season.

    Ember Candle Co. / Etsy

    These are 100% soy wax candles and you can choose from 20+ scents!

    Get it from Ember Candle Co. on Etsy for $10.57 (available in nine colors).

    25. A veeeery cute dish drying mat that'll actually look nice on your counters. Yes, I said it! A cute dish mat!


    It's machine washable!

    Promising review: "These are awesome! I have maple butcher block counters and was worried moisture might seep through and damage the wood, but after five months there hasn't been a problem at all. So much easier to clean then a traditional dish drainer! Just put it in the washing machine on gentle and hang to dry. Easy." β€”Another reviewer

    Get it from Amazon for $8.49 (available in 14 colors).

    26. A Maybelline Master Chrome highlighter for giving your cheeks a stunning sheen in just a couple swipes. It comes in four colors so you can find one that accentuates your sparkle.,

    Promising review: "I probably have more highlighter products than any one person could possibly use in a lifetime. That being said, it takes a lot for me to be impressed and takes even more to fall in love with a highlighter and use it until it's empty. This highlighter is going to be one of these products. It. Is. Spectacular. The formula is amazing. It is SOO pigmented and buttery. It's buildable and blendable, and it sheers out beautifully. This highlighter is seriously 100x better than highlighters I've bought that are quadruple the cost. I am obsessed with it! It's affordable, it's gorgeous, it's long wearing, it's not too glittery. It's perfect. Yes... I said perfect." β€”TickTockAlice

    Get it from Amazon for $6.59+ (available in four shades).

    27. A cutlery set in matte black and gold to whip out at all the fancy dinner parties you *must* throw now that you have these in your kitchen.


    This 20-piece set comes with four (of each) spoons, forks, knives, tea spoons, and tea forks. They are dishwasher safe, but it's recommended by many reviewers to hand wash to extend the life and appearance.

    Promising review: "They are the perfect weight and did not arrive damaged. I hand wash them only with fragrance free soap. If you put them in the dishwasher or use acidic soaps (with orange or lemon scents) the gold will wear. However, this is for ANY set of copper/gold plated silverware even if it comes from Crate and Barrel which is quadruple the cost. Perfect value and looking forward to continued use at my new home." β€”Keiana M.

    Get it from Amazon for $31.89+ (available in six colors).

    28. A go-with-everything gold necklace that's as adorable as it is cheap β€” and it's REALLY freakin' adorable. Do we need more jewelry? Probably not. Should we buy this? Oh, 1,000%.


    Promising review: "I’ve worn this necklace almost everyday since I’ve gotten it. Loveeeeeeeeeeeee it so much. Doesn’t rust or change colors. Holds up pretty great! I’ve went swimming, worked out, lived life. This things has been through it all." β€”Ashlee Harris

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in eight styles).

    29. A pretty jade roller so you don't have to hit up an expensive spa just to pamper yourself.


    Jade rolling can help with eye puffiness, as well as tightening and brightening of your skin. BuzzFeed's Rachel Miller investigated these claims herself to see how they held up, and spoiler β€” it worked:

    "My immediate reaction was, 'Wait, is this what my face is supposed to look like?!' My eyes were suddenly so prominent in my face β€” in a good way!! β€” and everything looked visibly brighter and tighter β€” again, in a very good way. I suddenly just looked so awake, so healthy, so...Disney princess-like? (A half-black divorced American princess whose name happens to be Rachel, let’s say.) At 6:10 am with no makeup on? When just a couple of minutes ago I did not look that way at all? I was legitimately shocked." β€”Rachel Miller

    Read her full review on jade rollers here.

    Get it from Amazon for $18.97.

    30. A curling wand for creating blowout-status waves at a fraction of the price...and in your own home. Psst β€” this is what a win-win all around looks like.

    Amazon /

    Promising review: "This just might be my favorite of the six curling wands I own. What I love about this one is that it makes natural-like curls. Natural curly hair isn't perfect and uniform and this gives that spiral natural yet beachy curly girl look. It heats up fast and is easy to wind your hair around. I hold my medium textured long hair on the wand for a total count of seven seconds and release. Hold the blue handle in the up position and just wrap your one to two inch section of hair around it." β€”Karli E.

    Get it from Amazon for $24.53 (available in seven wand styles).

    31. And lastly, a pair of faux-fur slides so you can kick off your shoes at the end of a long day and slip into these warm cocoons. If you ask me, that is fanciness at its finest!

    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!" β€”Cyndi Lundeberg

    Get them from Amazon for $23.99 (available in sizes 5-10 and five colors).

    Ahh, it's hard being this fancy.


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

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