In a world of three-story closets and fashion bloggers with million dollar salaries, it’s easy to think you need to be wealthy to look stylish. For all the babes on a budget out there, we’d like to prove that idea wrong with a standout collection of affordable items that look just as good as their designer counterparts. Scroll through to upgrade your look sans a shocking price tag.
ASOS Skort in Stripe ($29)
This sleek skort is a far cry from your grade school version.
ASOS Contrast Boysy Backpack ($67)
At first glance, we thought this backpack was Alexander Wang.
ASOS Maxi Dress With Cut Out In Floral Print ($78)
The look of a Reformation dress without the cost.
ASOS ASOS Co-Ord Skirt In Structured Knit in Gray ($57)
If you fancy this skirt, there’s also a matching bomber jacket.
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Afends Denim Shirt With Wanderer Back Slogan ($71)
Going on a road trip anytime soon? This cheeky shirt is a must-have.
ASOS Foster Leather Flat Sandals in Black ($42)
We guarantee these classic sandals will never go out of style.
ASOS Relaxed Shirt In Gray With White Collar ($48)
No need to pay a bundle for staples like an oxford shirt.
ASOS Pleat Back Chiffon Coat ($143)
A lightweight trench coat is the ideal outerwear to transition to fall.
ASOS Plain Brushed Reversible Scarf ($27)
Forgive us for fast-forwarding to fall, but this two-tone scarf is too pretty not to scoop up now.
New Look Fool Pool Leather White Simple Slider Flat Sandals ($38)
Calling all minimalists: this slide in crisp white will make an impressive addition to your shoe closet.
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ASOS Paisley Print Headscarf ($11)
The oft-forgotten headscarf can make an ordinary outfit outstanding.
Once you try on these jeans, you’ll wonder why you ever paid over $100 for denim.
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ASOS Drape Side Beach Dress ($53)
This is the kind of beach cover-up that goes way beyond the shore.
ASOS Leather Bag With Metal Handles ($152)
Your business look just got an upgrade.
ASOS Felt Fedora Hat in Pink ($38)
Everyone has a black fedora. Why not stand out from the pack in this muted cherry color?
New Look New Look Stirrer Black Heeled Mule Sandals ($48)
If you haven’t jumped on the mules bandwagon yet, this is your chance.
ASOS Sundress With High Neck in Daisy Print ($53)
It’s like your version from the ‘90s, but better.
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ASOS Swing Dress In Texture With Dipped Hem ($91)
For those days when you can’t be bothered to wear anything formfitting, this is your dress.
ASOS Dip Hem T-Shirt In Tie Dye Print ($53)
We bet Raquel Allegra would approve of this interesting take on tie dye.
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ASOS Pleat Front Bonded Midi Skirt ($76)
We love the lavender-meets-gray color on this work-worthy skirt.
Ready to channel your inner Rihanna? Good, this awesome bra top is waiting for you.
ASOS WHITE Striped Duster Coat ($238)
You can let the rest of your outfit be basic when wearing this standout coat.
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ASOS Trousers In Slim Leg With Turnup ($67)
Give your black trousers a break with this snow white tailored pair.
Just Female Dot Relaxed Blazer ($166)
We just had a realization: hand-painted looking polka dots are so much cooler than your average dot.
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Coast Cannizaro Full Skirt ($143)
This is the type of statement-making skirt that makes the rest of your outfit easy to put together—simply pair with a black tank and heels.
Mango Scarf Print Shirt ($53)
Bandana print is always cool in our book.
Mango Skater Skirt ($53)
The color pairing possibilities of light pink are almost as versatile as black and white.
River Island Copper Mini Skirt ($57)
You style doesn’t blend in, and this light-catching skirt won’t either.
Warehouse Floral Printed Sleeveless Top and Floral Printed Trousers ($133)
Throw a blazer over this matching set, and you’re ready for work.
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