In no way do you need to spend a ton to look chic. In fact, we often call out the gorgeous pieces out there in the market that are cheap but don't look "cheap" in the slightest. Today, we're going to showcase even more items that fall into this category, focusing on wardrobe staples specifically. That's right—we perused your (and our) go-to stores to uncover those elevated pieces that could easily become essentials in your wardrobe thanks to their versatility.
With all that in mind, keep scrolling to shop 46 cheap and chic must-haves that ring in under $75. You'll find tailored pieces, cool basics, wear-everywhere jeans, and everything in-between. Go on and find a new essential (or several) to mix into your rotation.
Tops and Knits
Easily dressed up or down depending on the occasion.
There are so many things right about this blouse—the wrap front and pearlized buttons to name a few.
Wear this bodysuit as is or layer it underneath your favorite blazer or jacket.
The perfect white T-shirt is a staple in anyone's wardrobe.
This asymmetrical top with jeans just might become one of your new uniforms.
This cropped cardi also comes in black.
This knit is classic yet current with puff sleeves and a ruffled hem.
Yes, this is statement-making, but a brightly colored top like this one with the modern shape could become a mainstay for sure.
Team this versatile top with jeans, a skirt, trousers, or just about anything else.
Mix this in for a fresh Canadian tuxedo look.
The bell cuffs bring a little something extra to this floral blouse.
A cool spring basic with just about any skirt silhouette or pair of pants.
An eyelet top like this could definitely fit within your going-out repertoire.
Dresses and Skirts
Leopard print isn't going away anytime soon.
Polka dots are one of those perennial pattern trends that will really never go "out."
Wear this eye-catching slip dress (a classic cut at this point) on its own or with a white tee layered underneath.
A linen skirt to wear for work or play.
This button-front dress would work for a multitude of occasions.
Jackets and Blazers
The denim fabric adds a forward twist to this classicly cut blazer.
Pants and Jeans
These extra-high leggings offer additional core support.
Flare jeans are pretty much an essential this season (and probably for many more to come).
These high-waisted jeans have just the right amount of stretch.
The split hem is such a refreshing design twist.
All about the button-front accent.
Shoes and Accessories
White Converse sneakers are absolutely timeless.
Croc sandals are so sleek.
Can't forget about the finishing touch.