11 Under-$150 Pieces That Generated a Massive Compliment Surge

There are essentially two type of items in our closet—the trusty basics we could never live without and the statement pieces that never fail to induce a compliment (or three). And who doesn’t love a genuine compliment now and then? Let’s face it, even a huge heart emoji on Instagram gets us giddy. And a fashion compliment is made all the better when that said item receiving praise was purchased for under $150. Major fashion win!

Today we’re honing in on the chicest pieces we found on Instagram that have generated a surge of compliments this month, from the prettiest spring dresses on some of our favorite fashion muses to super-cool shoes we’re adding to our cart ASAP. And the best part—they’re all under $150. Scroll below to shop the statement pieces.

A neon polka-dot midi skirt says you're officially ready for spring and summer.

Insta compliments:

"Your skirt is so beautiful babe 💛"

"goooorgeous skirt 💛⚫️"

"That skirt is so lovely!💕"

"Loving this fun skirt 🎉"

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A statement skirt set in a bold floral print is bound to initiate plenty of sartorial praise. Get your hands on both pieces for under $150.

Insta compliments:

"Love these colors together !!! 💖💚"

"I’m loving this 2pc set!!"

"Beautiful set love the print 😍"

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These might be the most popular shoe of the entire season. They've been spotted on so many Insta accounts and always incite a crazy amount of admiration.

Insta compliments:

"Ugh this is everything! 🙌🏻💫"

"Killer shoes"

"So stylish ✨"

"Neeed those shoes!🙏🏼"

Is this not the prettiest little spring dress? Everything about it exudes a carefree French-girl nonchalance. Expect compliments. Plenty of compliments.

Insta compliments:

"Ahhh, this dress is so cute 😍"

"I need more red in my life! 😊"

"Crying this is perfect"

"Love ❤️!!"

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Who knew sunglasses could elicit so much praise? These larger-than-life shield shades are hands down, Insta-approved.

Insta compliments:

"I love these glasses 😍"

"Wow woww🔥🔥🔥🔥"

"love your sunnies😍😍"

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Sporty sandals are having a major moment right now, and no one does them better than Teva.

Insta compliments:

"These sandals are everything!"


"So gorgeous"

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This may just be the perfect dress for every soirée on your Google cal this spring and summer. We guarantee you'll turn heads in this one. 

Insta Compliments:

"This dress is such a dream for spring 😍"

"Gorgeous!! Love this dress!"

"This dress is a YES"

"That dress is beautiful 💗"

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Joan Smalls in a neon pink bodysuit made a major statement at Coachella. And from the amount of pink hearts and clapping emojis on Instagram, we'd say it was a fashion hit.

Insta compliments:

"Ok wow love the pink 💕💕💕"

"Super nice 💖💖"

"Such a cool top 😍❤️👏"


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Shell jewelry is a huge trend for spring and summer—a simple yet super-cool shell anklet, in particular, is getting major applause.

Insta compliments:

"Love the anklet 😍"

"Love 🐚✨💕"

"wow! 👌"

"Always wondered where you got your shell anklet from ☺️"

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Expect plenty of comments about how amazing you look in this vacation-ready top from Reformation.

Insta Compliments:

"Need need need this top 💕"

"A top as good as a vacation"

"Summertime dreaming!!"

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Spanish fashion muse @maria_bernad gets plenty of compliments in H&M's conscious exclusive collection. We want it all too.

Insta compliments:



"Loveee ✨ ✨✨🍀🍀🍀❤️❤️❤️💋💋💋😍😍😍💫💫💫"