My Friend Wanted a List of What to Buy Now—I Said These Under-$100 Items

My Friend Wanted a List of What to Buy Now—I Said These Under-$100 Items

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@thatgirlyusra; Pictured: BaubleBar necklace

Given that I spend a good chunk of my day scrolling through a variety of e-commerce sites because of my role as a fashion editor, my friends and family routinely hit me up for shopping tips. On one of my recent Zoom catch-ups with a friend of mine, she again asked for advice on a few items she could add to her wardrobe to enhance her closet and keep it current. She tends to wear a lot of basics, so she wanted items that were basics adjacent (you know, those trendier simple items). She also didn't want to spend more than $100 on any given piece. 

I ended up going through a few of my go-to stores—including Nordstrom, Shopbop, and H&M—and bookmarking seven chic items I thought she'd like. Below, you'll uncover the said affordable pieces she's considering. You'll also find a smattering of other items that could pique your interest as well if you, too, are looking to mix something fresh into your current rotation.

Shop the items I suggested to my friend:

Can't go wrong with a stylish pair of loafers.

Shop more stylish pieces:

Wear as a set or mix and match.

This coat looks so high-end.

You can wear this longline cardigan with so many outfits.

And here is another awesome pair of jeans.

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