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35 Affordable Pieces Of Jewelry That Look Like A Million Bucks

Everything's under $30 (but no one will be able to tell).

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1. A pair of faux-emerald drop earrings that'll have others green with envy at your next holiday party.

Get them from Forever 21 for $4.90.
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Get them from Forever 21 for $4.90.

2. A lucite open cuff perfect for anyone looking for a chic alternative to metallic accessories.

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Get it from Free People for $28.

3. A silver clover necklace with all the aesthetics of a Tiffany's piece but without the hefty price tag.

Get it from Century 21 for $23.30.
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Get it from Century 21 for $23.30.

4. A stunning sapphire-like cocktail ring to cure you of your winter blues — you'll want to go out just for the sake of showing it off.

Get it from Express for $16.14 (available in three sizes).
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Get it from Express for $16.14 (available in three sizes).

5. A pair of sleek earrings so your ears can look like they're crying silver tears of joy.

These earrings are made of silver-plated brass.Promising review: "These are so easy to put in and very comfortable to wear. You don't feel like you're wearing anything in your ear. I wore them to yoga as soon as they arrived, and two people complimented me on them. Classic and beautiful." —Loubelle48Get them from Amazon for $8.99.
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These earrings are made of silver-plated brass.

Promising review: "These are so easy to put in and very comfortable to wear. You don't feel like you're wearing anything in your ear. I wore them to yoga as soon as they arrived, and two people complimented me on them. Classic and beautiful." —Loubelle48

Get them from Amazon for $8.99.

6. A gold labradorite cuff that looks like it belongs in a carefully curated high-end boutique.

Get it from World Market for $19.99.
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Get it from World Market for $19.99.

7. A white gold-plated sterling silver feather ring to wrap around your finger in the most beautiful way.

This ring is adjustable!Promising review: "This is a gift for a friend. The ring is shiny silver — so pretty. It's delicate but made well. It can fit anyone's finger." —william meyersGet it from Amazon for $17.90.
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This ring is adjustable!

Promising review: "This is a gift for a friend. The ring is shiny silver — so pretty. It's delicate but made well. It can fit anyone's finger." —william meyers

Get it from Amazon for $17.90.

8. A classy pavé stone necklace that'll elevate even a basic white tee. (I've seen Kate Middleton wear something very similar to this.)

Promising review: "It is well-made, delicate, and has several length adjustments. It is not shiny gold which I really appreciate. Nice piece!" —ColoradoDeeGet it from Loft for $24.99.
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Promising review: "It is well-made, delicate, and has several length adjustments. It is not shiny gold which I really appreciate. Nice piece!" —ColoradoDee

Get it from Loft for $24.99.

9. An elegant pair of drop earrings to go ~pearl-fectly~ with your favorite party dress.

These earrings are plated in 18k gold and feature natural shell pearls!Get them from Bluefly for $24.
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These earrings are plated in 18k gold and feature natural shell pearls!

Get them from Bluefly for $24.

10. A silver bangle adorned with Swarovski crystals for just the right amount of sparkle to wear every day.

This bangle bracelet measures seven inches and is hypoallergenic, lead free, and nickel free.Promising review: "This bracelet is nicely made and absolutely beautiful. It is delicate and looks expensive in an understated way. It is NOT bling. It comes in a classy presentation box that makes it nice for gift giving. Highly recommended." —Karen A. WatermanGet it from Amazon for $25.99.
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This bangle bracelet measures seven inches and is hypoallergenic, lead free, and nickel free.

Promising review: "This bracelet is nicely made and absolutely beautiful. It is delicate and looks expensive in an understated way. It is NOT bling. It comes in a classy presentation box that makes it nice for gift giving. Highly recommended." —Karen A. Waterman

Get it from Amazon for $25.99.

11. A rhinestone lariat necklace much more versatile than you'd think. It'll look amazing with anything from a LBD to a slouchy sweater.

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $24.
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Get it from Urban Outfitters for $24.

12. A sterling silver ring featuring a gorgeous center stone and Swarovski accent crystals so you can channel your inner Elizabeth Taylor.

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I highly suggest that you Google Liz Taylor's legendary jewelry collection and then we can weep together over how gorgeous everything is.

Promising review: "This ring is a show stopper. Tremendous color and radiance. Elegant setting with beautiful details. Lucky I found this on Amazon." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $21 (available in two sizes and colors).

13. A timeless station necklace you'll probably find a pricier version of at a posh department store.

Get it from World Market for $19.99.
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Get it from World Market for $19.99.

14. A rhinestone circle ring with enough bling to temporarily blind whoever happens to be looking at your hand.

Get it from & Other Stories for $29 (available in three sizes).
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Get it from & Other Stories for $29 (available in three sizes).

15. A pair of silhouette earrings that look like they belong in the Museum of Modern Art gift shop.

Get them from Mango for $19.99.
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Get them from Mango for $19.99.

16. A pretty pavé teardrop pendant, because winter is here and you need long necklaces that'll actually show when you wear crew neck sweaters.

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Promising review: "This is so much prettier in person. Super sparkly, a pretty gray, and the perfect length." —Julesz143

Get it from Loft for $29.50.

17. A chic double crisscross cuff in a rose gold finish so you'll have an excuse to constantly roll up your sleeves.

Get it from Express for $11.94.
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Get it from Express for $11.94.

18. A pair of cluster studs that look like they were plucked from a magical dimension where pearl flowers grow on trees.

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Get them from Asos for $13.

19. A dainty, goes-with-everything sterling silver double necklace to gift to someone you ❤️... or just to yourself. (In the words of Samantha Jones, "I love you, but I love me more.")

Promising review: "Beautiful and elegant necklace! I love the double heart-shape pendant — it is by far the classiest jewelry piece I've ever had. The stone is shimmery as well. It's not real diamond, but the quality looks expensive. The chain is well made and does not break easily. I definitely recommend it; worth the money!" —La ChataueGet it from Amazon for $22.87.
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Promising review: "Beautiful and elegant necklace! I love the double heart-shape pendant — it is by far the classiest jewelry piece I've ever had. The stone is shimmery as well. It's not real diamond, but the quality looks expensive. The chain is well made and does not break easily. I definitely recommend it; worth the money!" —La Chataue

Get it from Amazon for $22.87.

20. A gold-plated statement ring for people who love the dark and luxurious look of onyx but don't want to break the bank.

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Promising review: "My favorite ring of my collection! It's a big and bold statement ring. The gold has stayed gold and hasn't chipped off. I do take it off when washing my hands and only wear it for a few hours at a time when going out, but it's remained in great condition. It has not discolored my finger, either. Get this awesome ring!" —Skyla Blue

Get it from Amazon for $12.39 (available in three sizes).

21. A pair of Swarovski-embellished gold hoop earrings you could say cost three figures, and people would believe you.

Get them from Bluefly for $25.
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Get them from Bluefly for $25.

22. A vintage-inspired faux-opal ring that's basically a tiara for your finger.

Get it from Asos for $13 (available in three sizes).
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Get it from Asos for $13 (available in three sizes).

23. A pair of sterling silver crystal earrings more sparkly than Cinderella's slippers.

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These earrings feature Swarovski crystals!

Promising review: "These are simply stunning! They're bigger than I thought but so beautiful. I've worn them several times, and women were stopping in their tracks to compliment my earrings. I'm very happy with this purchase and thinking of ordering other colors." —Lisa

Get them from Amazon for $24.99 (available in 11 colors).

24. A delicate rhinestone circle pendant necklace to wear with with your fave V-neck tops.

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $14.
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Get it from Urban Outfitters for $14.

25. A rose gold-plated tennis bracelet people might mistake for a family heirloom.

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Promising review: "What a gorgeous bracelet! We bought this for my mother-in-law, and she loved it! It looks way, way, way more expensive than it is; sparkly without being flashy, and very elegant and delicate. I'm getting one for my mother, too!" —The Preacher's Wife

Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in two sizes).

26. A pair of silver leaf earrings worthy of a queen — Elsa, the ice queen to be specific.

Get them from Lucky Brand for $9.99.
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Get them from Lucky Brand for $9.99.

27. A sterling silver twig ring with a faux mother-of-pearl cherry blossom to bring a smile to your face. Spring might be far away, but some flowers do bloom in the winter.

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This ring is adjustable to fit sizes 4-7.5!

Promising review: "I have slender fingers, and I always have trouble finding a perfect size ring that will fit my ring finger (size 4.5). Because this ring is adjustable, I managed to make it fit my ring finger without damaging its circumference or breaking it. I love the appearance of the branch hugging my finger. It keeps itself from moving or turning. I just started wearing it today, and I already got compliments about it from strangers who will approach me and reach out for my hand to say how beautiful my ring is." —Rose L.

Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

28. A classic gold cuff with a mysterious price tag. Is it real gold? Is it vintage? Only your wallet will know.

Get it from ModCloth for $17.99.
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Get it from ModCloth for $17.99.

29. A pair of simple yet dazzling crystal drop earrings that'll somehow make everything you wear look more expensive.

Get them from Club Monaco for $15.
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Get them from Club Monaco for $15.

30. A fish-scale bib necklace to help you acheive that golden mermaid look.

Get it from Old Navy for $17.99.
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Get it from Old Navy for $17.99.

31. A pair of whimsical gold-plated sterling silver rings for someone who doesn't take accessorizing too seriously.

Get them from Asos for $24 (available in three sizes).
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Get them from Asos for $24 (available in three sizes).

32. A pair of Art Deco-style silver filigree earrings that'll make you want to put on a flapper dress ASAP. Or... just a T-shirt and jeans would look great, too.

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Promising review: "Beautiful and they don't irritate my sensitive ears! I've already gotten several compliments. The packaging looks great and would make for an expensive-looking gift." —Savanna B

Get them from Amazon for $7.56.

33. A mixed stones necklace to add a pop of color to any neutral outfit. It's super festive and never goes out of style!

Promising review: "Gorgeous necklace goes with EVERYTHING! Looks amazing with everything I have paired, and I feel like a million bucks when I put it on! Love it; don't wait on this one, it's totally worth it!" —jnpnnGet it from J.Crew Factory for $29.50.
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Promising review: "Gorgeous necklace goes with EVERYTHING! Looks amazing with everything I have paired, and I feel like a million bucks when I put it on! Love it; don't wait on this one, it's totally worth it!" —jnpnn

Get it from J.Crew Factory for $29.50.

34. A pair of cubic zirconia studs every bit as brilliant as the real thing! You'll look like a million bucks even if your bank account says otherwise.

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Promising review: "Absolutely stunning! When I compared these earrings to my smaller diamond studs, I really couldn't tell the difference. They are sparkly and look expensive. Can wear for everyday casual and for more dressy occasions. I'm thinking of getting another set for a gift." —Amazon Customer

Get them from Amazon for $10 (available in three colors).

35. A minimalistic sterling silver ring so pretty, you won't ever want to take it off. It'll be your signature piece!

Promising review: "I love this ring so much! I have been wearing it every day for about a month now, and it looks as beautiful as the day I got it. That's really saying something since I'm always washing my hands or using sanitizer! I would definitely recommend this ring." —Shopping mommyGet it from Amazon for $20 (available in sizes 5-11).
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Promising review: "I love this ring so much! I have been wearing it every day for about a month now, and it looks as beautiful as the day I got it. That's really saying something since I'm always washing my hands or using sanitizer! I would definitely recommend this ring." —Shopping mommy

Get it from Amazon for $20 (available in sizes 5-11).

You're gonna look classy AF!

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