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    31 Things That'll Become Your "I'm Going Out" Uniform

    Digs through closet —> finds nothing to wear —> cancels plans —> reads this post —> plans saved.

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    1. A backless bodysuit complete with gorgeous lace trim, which makes me think that the phrase "hummuna hummuna hummuna" has never been so appropriate.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "Wow, this is stunning. I'm very impressed with this bodysuit! It's so beautiful. I paired it with a formal, floor- length skirt and received so many compliments on it. Best $15 I've spent!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in sizes XS-L and in eight colors).

    2. A cowl-neck satin tank that I am officially dubbing THE quintessential ~I'm going out~ top. No more scouring your entire closet to find a dinner- and drinks-appropriate shirt. This is it!

    Nasty Gal

    Get it from Nasty Gal for $18 (originally $36, available in sizes 0-6 and in two colors).

    3. An off-the-shoulder knit dress perfect for both Galentine's Day and *bleh* Valentine's Day. Guzzle some wine and celebrate romance with an outfit you seriously L-O-V-E.

    Revolve

    Get it from Revolve for $37 (originally $68, available in sizes XS-L).

    4. A tie-front mini dress that calls for a photo shoot. Get ready to become an Instagram influencer, sweetheart, because this number will turn you into a digital STAR.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Bought this dress and absolutely fell in love with it. The bow adds the perfect touch, plus it looks and fits just as expected. SO CUTE!!" —L. Johnson

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99 (available in sizes 4-14 and in 11 colors).

    5. A high-waisted miniskirt you can pair with a black sweater, black tights, and black over-the-knee boots for an effortlessly chic look. Hello, Paris street style.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    This skirt doesn't have much stretch to it, so reviewers suggest ordering a size up.

    Promising review: "Bought this as a statement piece for my birthday outfit and it fit like a glove. Super trendy!" —Alina

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and three colors).

    6. A roll neck top available in a gunmetal, snakeskin-inspired print that pairs perfectly with any color bottom, whether some classic blue denim or red velvet pants.

    Asos

    Get it from Asos for $21 (available in sizes 0-14).

    7. A wrap top so gorgeous, you'll fall in love with it immediately. I guess you can say it'll have you ~wrapped~ around its finger...

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $19.90 (available in sizes 0X-3X).

    8. An off-the-shoulder top perfect for pesky bottoms that are difficult to match. This pretty little basic can be paired with any (colorful) bottom or pretty-darn-trendy silhouette.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is a versatile and affordable shirt. Great for the price! The fabric is nice and stretchy, the off-the-shoulder cut highlights my shoulders, and it can be dressed up with a fancy skirt or down with a pair of jeans. Love it!" —Jocelyn Blanchard

    Get it from Amazon for $13.96 (available in sizes S-XL and in 10 colors).

    9. A swing dress featuring ruffles, polka dots, and a yearning for spring. Dear winter, my face hurts and I have had enough.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I wore this to my wedding rehearsal and dinner. I love the ruffles and the loose fit! I originally bought the teal green, but I had to go back and order the other two colors. Plus, this has pockets!" —Lg

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in three colors).

    10. A crêped jersey top you'll want to wear every single Friday. This is perfect for both the end-of-week office meeting and beginning-of-the-weekend-drinks.

    HM

    Get it from H&M for $12.99 (available in sizes XS-XL and in six colors).

    11. A marled midi skirt featuring a high slit to flash a little thigh every time you take a step. You 👏 little 👏 minx 👏.

    Nordstrom

    Get it from Nordstrom for $29.40 (originally $49, available in sizes XXS-XL and in eight colors).

    12. A pencil dress available in 16 vibrant colors, ranging from purple and blue to yellow and pink. Hate wearing anything other than black? NO WORRIES — because yes, it's also available in black.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I must say that I was a little scared to order this online, but it surprisingly fit very well. I wore it to my daughters christening and it was perfect! Definitely recommend this dress and that you order your usual size." —Ashley

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes S-XXXL and in 16 colors).

    13. A velvet wrap top that looks like it was plucked from an "Ideal #OOTD" board on Pinterest. That rich color! Those subtle floral accents! Excuse me while I swoon.

    & Other Stories

    Get it from & Other Stories for $24 (originally $59, available in sizes 0-10).

    14. A fit-to-flare cocktail dress here to prove that love at first sight does exist. Romeo and Juliet, I finally understand where you were coming from.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "The material is so soft, the lace part of the dress isn't itchy, and the sleeves have a split in the right place. Just a great dress!" —Monica

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in sizes 0X-3X and in three colors).

    15. A sleeved bodysuit featuring a self-tie back sure to make everyone green with envy — even your enemies would swallow their pride just to ask where you got this gem.

    Tobi

    Will you tell them? No.

    Get it from Tobi for $28 (originally $72, available in sizes S-XL and in two colors).

    16. A funnel neck pullover perfect for that chilly winter night spent on a movie-and-dinner date. Cozy + stylish = the best kind of clothing money can buy.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $28 (available in sizes 1X-7X and in three colors).

    17. A ponte jumpsuit for anyone ready to retire their Little Black Dress. There's a new sheriff in town, LBD, and its name? The Little Black Jumpsuit.

    Torrid

    Get it from Torrid for $69.23 (originally $98, available in sizes 10-30 and short and regular lengths).

    18. A bardot bodysuit that is the perfect thing to quickly throw on at 11:08... when you told your friends you'd meet at the bar by 10:30.

    Missguided

    Get it from Missguided for $22 (available in sizes 2-8).

    19. A velvet swing dress guaranteed to become the bane of your entire closet's existence. "WHY DON'T YOU WEAR US ANYMORE?" —all the other dresses you own...

    Amazon, amazon.com

    ...after months of you refusing to wear anything other than the floral dress shown above.

    Promising review: "I wore this dress to a college semi-formal this winter. It was perfect for the cold weather, I got so many compliments, and it is VERY flowy. I usually struggle with things being tight on my chest, but I didn't have that problem with this dress." —Grace INGRAM

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL and in nine colors).

    20. A leopard-inspired wrap skirt you'll be able to wear all 365 days a year. This defies the concept of ~seasonal dressing~ and is perfect for fall, winter, spring, AND summer.

    Nasty Gal

    Just pair this with some tights and booties for chilly months.

    Get it from Nasty Gal for $20 (originally $40, available in sizes 2-8).

    21. A velour mini dress complete with subtle glitter for nights when you feel like looking dressy, but full-on sequins would be a bit much.

    & Other Stories

    Get it from & Other Stories for $35 (originally $69, available in sizes 0-10).

    22. A v-neck sequin tank ideal for every ~we're all going out~ event you have coming up this month. Karaoke night? Get ready to slay it.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in sizes XS-M).

    23. Stretchy leggings featuring a VERY fancy tuxedo stripe, making them a much more comfortable alternative to the jeans you usually wear on date night.

    Nordstrom

    Get it from Nordstrom for $28.80 (originally $48, available in sizes XS-XL and in two colors).

    24. A stretch knit sheath dress available in a wide array of fun patterns and basic neutrals. What's that? You want to buy 'em all? Go right ahead!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Love this dress. Not only does it look good, but it's also so comfortable! My sister-in-law loved it so much that I gave her mine and bought myself another one." —Yvonne Reynoso

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and in 12 colors).

    25. A tailored blazer moonlighting as a magician. What tricks can it perform, you ask? WELL! It can transform any top — a lace tank, an old band tee, etc. — into serious fashun.

    Boohoo

    Get it from Boohoo for $26 (originally $52, available in sizes 14-20 and in two colors).

    26. A bodycon mini dress that is the definition of versatility. Depending on your shoe and accessory choices, this ensemble can range from casual cute to "I'm going out for a caviar dinner".

    Asos

    Get it from Asos for $22 (available in sizes 0-12).

    27. A chiffon blouse to add a bit of much-needed springtime fine to your wardrobe. It'll act as a daily reminder that winter (and the frigid cold it brings) is fleeting....

    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $19.49+ (available in sizes 4-14).

    28. A sweetheart blouse cropped to hit your natural waist, meaning it will be neither too long or too short — it'll hit right above the button on your favorite high-waisted jeans.

    Free People

    Get it from Free People for $49.95 (originally $78, available in sizes XS-L).

    29. A faux leather mini skirt capable of making your favorite black tee (the one that is perpetually wrinkled...) look polished, professional, and put together.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $24.90 (available in sizes 0X-3X).

    30. A knit sweater you can wear with literally any bottom. Jeans! Mini skirts! Midi skirts! Maxi skirts! Palazzo pants! It's all fair game with this affordable top.

    HM

    Get it from H&M for $9.99 (available in sizes XS-XL and in five colors).

    31. A satin two-piece set that banishes all "BUT WHAT TOP WILL I WEAR WITH THIS SKIRT?" situations to the pits of HECK.

    Showpo

    Get it from Showpo for $57.95 (available in sizes 2-16 and in two colors).

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