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    Updated on Jul 15, 2020. Posted on Jul 15, 2020

    31 Stylish Things From Target That Look Expensive, But They're Not

    Your expensive taste and tight budget may actually get along.

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    1. A knit blazer that looks so simple, but the sleek lapels add an extra level of ~classy~ to any casual outfit.

    model wearing gray blazer
    Target

    Promising review: "This blazer is AWESOME! This blazer is so comfortable but manages to still look so professional. I am buying in blue as well!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $34.99 (available in sizes X-4X and three colors)

    2. A block heel pump to elevate any look. Wear these with a pair of cute jeans and a slouchy T-shirt and you've got an expensive-looking, casual outfit.

    the nude block heel
    Target

    Promising review: "They look more expensive than they are. Comfortable to be so tall. Chunky heel is great if you don't wear heels often, like me. Incredibly versatile so you can wear them with just about anything. Love the taupe color - such a pretty neutral. Buy them!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $29.99 (available in sizes 6-12)

    3. A pair of light wash mom jeans so you can look like those people who exclusively shop at pricey vintage shops. "Oh, these totally expensive obscure jeans?? Just kidding, it's Target." – you with your new mom jeans.

    model wearing ripped light wash high rise jeans
    Target

    Promising review: "These jeans are so comfy and fit perfectly! Love these and they're totally worth it!!" –Claire

    Price: $22 (available in sizes 00-18)

    4. A denim pinafore dress that'll make you feel like a popular fashion blogger without breaking the bank. Layer it up and you could wear it for any season. The perfect pumpkin-picking outfit, am I right?

    model wearing denim mini dress
    Target

    Promising review: "It's very cute, fashion forward, and good quality for the price." –Target reviewer

    Price: $28 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in blue)

    5. A utility-style jumpsuit – it's ideal for any occasion and looks like one of those expensive jumpsuits you see from minimalistic fashion stores.

    model wearing tie waist, button-up utility jumpsuit
    Target

    Promising review: "Very comfortable and casual jumpsuit." –Target reviewer

    Price: $39.99 (available in sizes X-2X)

    6. A mini backpack because sometimes purses are just too much. This bag is sleek and big enough to fit everything you need for your day. Wallet? Check! Keys? Check! Snacks? Check!

    Target

    Promising review: "I love this backpack! It is classy as well as very usable! It keeps its shape nice! It fits many more items inside it than I thought, without looking overstuffed." –Brookie

    Price: $32.99

    7. A sleeveless sweater tank that looks so high quality, you'll look like you only shop at expensive boutiques on the weekends.

    model wearing teal sweater tank
    Target

    Price: $27.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL and three colors)

    8. A pullover sweater so you can feel warm and cozy in the freezing AC.

    model wearing light pink V-neck sweater
    Target

    Promising review: "Absolutely love it! The first time I wore it I received a ton of compliments from coworkers. It is very soft and comfortable and fit true to size!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $9.79 (originally $27.99 , available in sizes X-4X and two colors)

    9. A pair of slip-on mules for when you want to be chic but without the commitment of pumps. Listen, we're not all Carrie from Sex and the City. Doesn't mean we don't have ~style~.

    the leopard print mules
    Target

    Promising review: "Love these slides! I'm impressed with the comfort compared to the much more expensive version. So pretty."–Sharon

    Price: $24.99 (available in sizes 6-11 and five colors)

    10. A button-down shirt that is giving me some serious "I have a show on HGTV and you're always going to want to copy my outfits" vibes.

    model wearing olive green button-up shirt
    Target

    Promising review: "This is a great shirt. Comfortable, stylish, fits perfect and the material on my skin feels fabulous. The shirt even looks truly expensive. Will buy every color if possible." –Target reviewer

    Price: $19.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in pink)

    11. A pair of linen shorts because you deserve to look stylish even on the hottest days when you're dripping in sweat.

    orange and white striped shorts
    Target

    Promising review: "These shorts have really made my day. I find them very comfortable for summer, personally. It's so pleasant to be wearing cool, comfortable shorts in the humidity and heat. I recommend these!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $17.99 (available in sizes X-4X and six colors)

    12. A plaid mini skirt that is so 90s and so cute. Channel your inner Cher from Clueless and rock this skirt.

    model wearing blue and white plaid mini skirt
    Target

    Price: $17 (available in sizes 0-20W)

    13. A straw rattan cross-body bag to take with you everywhere in the Summer. Bonus points if you only fill it with picnic materials for impromptu picnic dates you'll surely have at least once.

    Target

    Promising review: "Super cute bag! Good price and quality" –Target reviewer

    Price: $36.99

    14. A long sleeve blouse that will dress up your look no matter where you go. Office meeting? Lunch with a friend? Dinner date? It's classy and timeless.

    model wearing the sleeved white and floral blouse
    Target

    Promising review: "Love this blouse - light and airy. I saw the blouse on a fashion blog and loved it. It looks so cute with jeans or dressed up with ankle pants for the office." –Kim

    Price: $20 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in five colors)

    15. A pair of high rise skinny ankle pants because business casual doesn't have to mean boring pants.

    model wearing yellow and white plaid pants
    Target

    Promising review: "These pants are a real treasure for the price! They are so comfortable and so stretchy I don't even need to make use of the side zipper. They are high-rise, which is my preference and the patterns and colors are very cute! They make a great and affordable addition to my office wardrobe." –Mariah

    Price: $24.99 (available in sizes 0-18 and three colors)

    16. A pair of pointed toe loafers with a bold pattern to ~really~ show off how fashionable you are.

    the tiger print loafers
    Target

    Promising review: "LOVE! They look dressy even though they aren't very expensive or formal, and I think that's because of the pointed toe. The fabric makes them not show much scuff or damage (I got the leopard print). Also they fit me perfectly." –Target reviewer

    Price: $22.99 (available in sizes 5-12 and four colors)

    17. A pair of wide leg chino pants for those days you feel like dressing up but still want to be comfortable. Perfect to wear to the office and then dress up later for a night out with friends. Happy hour? Be right there!

    model wearing olive green wide leg pants
    Target

    Price: $29.99 (available in sizes 14W-30W and four colors)

    18. A short sleeve T-shirt because sometimes just adding a bold pattern can make even a plain shirt look that much more expensive and stylish.

    model wearing V-neck leopard tee
    Target

    Promising review: "Great top, light weight, perfect to dress up and casual wear. Quality is amazing for the price!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $9 (available in sizes 1X-4X)

    19. A ruffled blouse that will literally make you look like a hot-shot executive who just bought a whole new company so you have to visit and meet the employees. "Who is she??" they all say, in awe. It's you, queen. It's you.

    model wearing orange blouse
    Target

    Promising review: "This is a lovely top. The ruffled gathered collar is a nice detail as are the covered buttons. Ended up giving it to my daughter because she loved it! Might have to go back and order one for myself in the gray." –Target reviewer

    Price: $29.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in red)

    20. A striped kimono so you can look like you definitely own a second home somewhere on the cape. How else would you have acquired such classic, beachy style?

    model wearing midi length striped kimono
    Target

    Promising review: "This looks great and the length is perfect, you can tie the front up or just leave it like this. The shoulder part is very nice does not make you look wider." –Alice

    Price: $27.99 (available in one size, 0-12)

    21. A pair of booties with a cut-out design to give a unique flair regular boots couldn't possibly pull off. These babies are ~definitely~ made for walking.

    brown faux leather booties
    Target

    Promising review: "I can't say enough great things about these super cute booties! They are a like a hug for your feet and super stylish! I always get compliments when I wear them and they seem to go with almost anything. They are also really comfortable and easy to walk in!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $26.24 (originally $34.99, available in sizes 5-12 and four colors)

    22. A sleeveless dress with a mock neck that always gives off a chic vibe. Pair this dress with a pair of black booties and you're ready for a night out.

    model wearing dark orange mini dress
    Target

    Promising review: "For $12, I’m buying a second dress to have when the first gets old. I can dress both colors up or down. I actually wore the black to the beach today as a swimsuit cover." –Target reviewer

    Price: $12 (available in XS-XXL and in black)

    23. A belted knit dress for when you want to look and feel like the fanciest person in a casual dress. The design is so sleek and flowy, we'd be surprised if you weren't constantly twirling in it.

    model wearing yellow maxi dress
    Target

    Price: $29.99 (available in sizes X-4X and three colors)

    24. A short puff sleeve top that is so dainty but still packs a stylish punch that is unmatched by ~regular~ tops. Everyone should wear puff sleeves. Let's party like it's the Renaissance era where everyone who was anyone wore these bad boys.

    model wearing pink puff sleeve shirt
    Target

    Promising review: "Amazing top! I got so many compliments! It’s super comfortable and looks great casual or dressed up with jeans and heels! Highly recommend buying this one!" –Target reviewer

    Price: $16.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL and three colors)

    25. A pointed toe pump because every one who loves heels should have a pair of these in their closet. So classic. So chic. So Devil Wears Prada.

    the blush pointed pumps
    Target

    Promising review: "Beautiful shoe. They are eye-catchers, I received a lot of compliments on them. They were even comfortable enough to wear to work. The heel was perfect for me. I love this shoe so much!" –Elizabeth

    Price: $17.99 (originally $29.99, available in sizes 5-12 and four colors)

    26. A short sleeve T-shirt that just looks like higher quality than most basic tees. The rolled-up cuff detail just adds to the overall classy look of this top.

    model wearing rust-colored shirt
    Target

    Promising review: "I really like this style and fit. The material feel higher end. Not your usual basic tee material. I bought black - a must in your closet. May buy other colors as well." –Target reviewer

    Price: $9 (available in sizes XS-XXL and seven colors)

    27. A satchel handbag because it seriously looks like you'd buy it in a designer store, but you don't have to worry about your wallet crying afterwards.

    the gray satchel handbag
    Target

    Promising review: "Love this purse, very classy and expensive-looking! Has plenty of pockets for all my stuff, too." –Lindsey

    Price: $39.99 (available in three colors)

    28. A high low dress so you can look absolutely stunning at the next event you go to. With this dress, it's obviously the Met Gala, right?

    model wearing royal blue V-neck mini dress
    Target

    Promising review: "Firstly, it fits great! Looks great and a great price point!!" –Carole

    Price: $31.50 (originally $45, available in sizes 0-22W)

    29. A belted wrap mini skirt you could wear to a high-end party and no one would bat an eye. Unless it was to clear their vision because they just saw a ~vision~ in a skirt.

    model wearing yellow wrap mini skirt
    Target

    Price: $17 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in blue)

    30. A pair of open toe pumps that will make literally any outfit look put together. The solid band around the foot allows for a more professional look you could absolutely rock in the office.

    black open toe microsuede pumps
    Target

    Promising review: "My new favorite shoes! Even cuter in person" –April

    Price: $34.99 (available in sizes 5.5-12 and cognac)

    31. A long-sleeve blouse with a muted pattern so you can add some color into your wardrobe without having it be so loud. Pair this blouse with high-waist black slacks for the perfect sophisticated look.

    model wearing pink and white striped blouse
    Target

    Price: $24.99 (available in sizes X-4X and three colors)

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

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