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    42 Cheap Things You'll Probably Never Get Sick Of Wearing

    These'll stay in style for as long as you like wearing leggings...so forever.

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    1. A super-comfy T-shirt dress that'll look just as nice with sneakers as it will with tights and boots. And you better bet your bottom dollar that you'll feel like you're still in your PJs.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is a great dress! It is long enough that you wouldn't need to wear leggings with it if you didn't want to. The fabric is thick enough, so it's not see-through, which is great!" —TLSmile

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in sizes S–3XL and 21 colors).

    2. A fuzzy cropped sweater for always pairing with your favorite high-waisted jeans and living in nonstop cuddly bliss.

    Nordstrom

    Promising review: "This sweater is so soft. It is super stretchy. The fit is beautiful. Also, it’s not too hot. The cropped length hits below my belly button. It does ride up to my belly button if I raise my arms; no skin shows." —Fishslayer

    Get it from Nordstrom for $35.40 (originally $59; available in sizes XS–XL and

    3. A color-changing backpack so you can carry your books in STYLE, but without the burden of a heavy tote or purse. It's functional, easier to carry around, and will knock everyone's socks off when they see how it transforms in the light.

    amazon.com

    It changes colors based on lighting!

    Promising review: "Omg, I love this bag. It's sturdy, super spacious, and water-resistant. I'm a pedestrian and bike commuter, so I need a decently sized bag to hold my lunch and book and life, basically. This holds everything I need neatly, without being huge and in the way. I got caught in the rain immediately my first day with it, and everything inside stayed dried and the bag itself was unharmed. Not to mention it's AMAZING to look at! I've gotten so many, 'OMG THAT BAG!' comments, it's incredible. I get excited about it again every time though. This is for sure my favorite bag." —Molly Louise

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99.

    4. A silky animal-print midi dress with statement sleeves, because you'll never have to go wild with styling to look on-trend again.

    Target

    Get it from Target for $38.99 (available in sizes 1X–4X and two colors).

    5. A statement-sleeved knit pullover that'll dress your go-to black jeans up and keep you so toasty warm, you'll wonder if it's worth wearing any other top. It's not.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I was worried this would be pretty small since it's one size, but I normally wear an XL and it's still oversized on me. It's surprisingly warm. I was looking for an oversized cropped sweater and this is exactly what I wanted! Shipping was really fast, too!" —Morgan Jade

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99 (claims to fit one size; available in seven colors).

    6. A pair of corduroy pants to give your everyday jeans a well-deserved break, but still stay well within your ~comfort zone~.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "These pants are sooo comfy and add so much to an outfit. Love, love, love." —mplsstudent

    Get them from Urban Outfitters for $29.99 (originally $59; available in sizes 24–33).

    7. A chunky knit cardigan for helping you maintain constant comfort, *and* hitting the refresh button on your favorite tees. Not to mention it goes with everything so you can give outfits ZERO thought.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love how soft and cozy this cardigan is! It seriously feels like you are wearing a blanket 🤗. It’s not super heavy which makes it perfect for fall and early winter. You can easily layer this cardigan over your favorite T-shirt, bodysuit, or dress. The quality is amazing and it fits TTS." —Southernblush_

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 14 colors and styles).

    8. A satin skirt so you can take a ~smooth~ approach to sophisticated dressing. It's versatile, upscale, and most importantly, will never go out of style.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $22.99 (available in sizes 0X–3X).

    9. A faux leather watch, because this'll be a *timeless* statement piece you can wear every single day to update any old outfit. No styling effort required.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This is an awesome watch! I wear it every day for work, and it goes with all of my outfits. The design and rose gold touch makes it look more expensive than it actually is!" —GraceyGirl

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 13 colors).

    10. A pair of lightwash "mom" jeans that'll quickly replace your go-to black jeans — or at least be added to your heavy rotation. Affordable denim that's actually loose and comfortable? Take. My. Money.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I am100% satisfied walking out with them. They're fitting me like the designer made it exclusively for me. I returned the mom jeans I got from American Eagle. I wanted to have a pair of mom jeans that fit me perfectly like this for a long time. I went to big brand boutiques and thrift stores to find a jeans like this. Never had a chance to find the one I desired before. I ordered the size blindly ( sing my intuition), and it worked. Highly recommend." —Vera

    Get them from Amazon for $34.99+ (available in sizes 24–34 and two washes).

    11. A plaid, buckled pinafore dress to layer over all your super old tees (or turtlenecks, blouses, sweaters, you name it) as an easy way to update anything and everything.

    Boohoo

    Get it from Boohoo for $18 (originally $48; available in sizes 4–12 and two colors).

    12. A pair of fleece-lined faux leather leggings for a tough look that still feels relaxed — reviewers say they're *super* stretchy and comfy, thanks to their cozy fleece-lining. Fancy-looking leggings seven days a week > sweats.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I get sooo many compliments! I love the way my butt looks in them. I'm a hairstylist and I loved how after a haircut I didn't feel itchy, because the hair just slid off. They're fleece-lined too, so that is just a bonus in comfortable land! Love, love, love them — I got a size 3X and they fit perfectly! I'm usually super nervous about ordering pants online, but this was a win for sure." —M. Slotterbeck

    Get them from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS–4X and four styles).

    13. A button-down top with a chic tie knot so you can always dress casually, plus a *touch* of polish. Can you wear a sports bra with this? You bet.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "I honestly can't believe how much I love this super cute top! It feels wonderful on and looks adorable. I think I will order another to have on hand as a spare in case I ruin this one!" —Slotz

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and in five colors).

    14. A ribbed A-line maxi skirt, because this'll make you wonder how your wardrobe ever survived without this reliable basic. A piece that goes with everything AND is on-trend?! I've heard enough.

    Free People

    Promising review: "Very cute skirt. It's a great length and comfortable — thick without being too heavy." —clav

    Get it from Free People for $29.95 (originally $60; available in sizes XS–L and four colors).

    15. An incredibly soft jumpsuit that'll let you spend the whole darn day feeling like you're still in your pajamas — aka you just found your new soulmate.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is so soft and so comfortable! I love this jumpsuit and highly recommend it! It seriously feels like you’re wearing your PJ’s and it’s amazing." —Andrea

    Get it from Amazon for $28.44+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and four colors).

    16. A zebra-print midi dress to wear alone or layered under cozy sweaters — I do believe you'll be wearing this to work multiple days a week.

    AdditionElle

    Get it from AdditionElle for $19.99 (originally $49.99; available in sizes 0X–5X).

    17. A colorblock knit cardigan for making your days more colorful, even when we have a month full of gray skies. Though you will obviously keep your black leggings on repeat.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This cardigan is one of my favorites. It is so soft and looks great with jeans and shorts. I wear it a lot and always get compliments! Great price." —Kelli Mack

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 13 colors).

    18. A leopard-print headband so you can *top off* all your favorite ensembles with one of this year's biggest (and cheapest!) trends. Who knew looking so chic could cost so little?

    amazon.com

    promising review: "The headband was comfortable on my head all day! This is the best price I could find for what I wanted, and it was worth it." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99.

    19. An asymmetric plaid skirt, because this'll effortlessly brighten all your ensembles — yet it's still simple enough to wear a million different ways.

    Missguided

    Get it from Missguided for $19 (originally $47; available in sizes 12–22).

    20. An oversize turtleneck dress that'll let you dress up your favorite leggings, while making sure you feel cozy all darn day. Everyone will understand if you wear this for months on end.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is by far one of my favorite Amazon clothing purchases. The sweater material itself is soft and thick, and the quality of the design is great. Pair this with over-the-knee boots and you have a great fall/winter look. After wearing this out for one night, I received a handful of compliments. I highly recommend this dress." —Brittany

    Get it from Amazon for $28.89+ (available in sizes S–XL and five colors).

    21. A long flannel button-down with pockets (!!!!) to try a new approach to our usual checked toppers. Cozy + versatile = your leggings just met their new best friend.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I am 5’10” and have problems with tunic length tops being long enough to wear with leggings. However this top is the perfect length! It washed well and did not lose shape or shrink. Love the deep pockets on the front!" —PAnthony

    Get it from Amazon for $22.09+ (available in sizes S–XXL and six colors).

    22. A pair of cropped cotton trousers for an easy staple to wear to work ALL. THE. TIME. Aka you can keep hitting that snooze button — no more outfit-planning required.

    Loft

    Right now, you can get 50% off with promo code SURPRISE at checkout.

    Promising review: "I actually found these on clearance, and to be honest, they are the best-fitting pants I have. I have since ordered two more pairs for work. I love them!" —Kitchen Witch

    Get them from Loft for $19.88+ (originally $69.50; available in sizes 16–26 and three colors).

    23. A long hoodie dress so you can make all your dreams come true — a way to live in a big, cozy sweatshirt while still looking fashionable. AND it has pockets. I'll pass the tissues.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This sweater dress is everything my lazy dreams are made of! I want it in every color! It’s perfectly long enough to wear without leggings, but looks great with them! The material is thick and warm. I honestly wish everyone offered this style of hoodie! Bottom line: this is an exceptional buy! If I had the money, I’d order it in every color right now." —Carol Jo

    Get it from Amazon for $6.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL, two lengths, and 24 colors and patterns).

    24. A duo of 14K gold-plated hoops, because you'll be able to wear these every single day with zero thought — especially helpful if you're one to always forget to wear earrings.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love these earrings! They are very small and simple. They are easy to put in and to take off. I love the minimalist style and these fit the bill. I have worn these earrings every day since February (it is now June 30th). I forget I even have them on. They still look great!" —Kelly Sullivan

    Get them from Amazon for $12.95 (available in three shades).

    25. A belted satin blazer that'll instantly polish everything you own — your old jeans, band tees, heck even that ancient white top you've had in the back of your drawer for years. It'll be glad to see the sun again.

    Nasty Gal

    Get it from Nasty Gal for $33 (originally $110; available in sizes 0–10 and two colors).

    26. A knit, tie-waist dress to always have a go-to when you need a one-and-done option to leave NOW. Good thing we lay in bed staring at Instagram for two hours.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This fits great and is comfortable. I’ve ordered it in two colors and will order in more. A scarf and nylons kept me warm in 40 degree weather. I got many compliments." —Kudos

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and 11 colors).

    27. A pair of faux leather loafers in a wide variety of styles for learning a valuable lesson: you don't only need to wear sneakers to stay comfy. Now you can affordably stock up to keep this trendy style *and* their double-padded memory foam footbeds on rotation.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I adore these shoes. I have had a difficult time with loafers in general: they often do not give the support my feet need even though my heart longs for a good, affordable loafer. Behold, I found these and they are magical! They have such a lovely cushion and the sides of the shoes are so supportive. Last but not least, they look great on my feet." —Sarah Harris

    Get them from Amazon for $32.99+ (available in sizes 6–11 and 32 colors and patterns).

    28. A V-neck jumpsuit so you can ditch your overused LBD but still look fab in a cinch. Your Insta grid is about to feature this a lot. A LOT.

    Torrid

    Promising review: "I love the jumpsuits, but this is my favorite! It's made with a thick, stretchy material that hugs my curves just how I like!" —CDBH

    Get it from Torrid for $37.19 (originally $88.90; available in sizes M–6X).

    29. A bodysuit turtleneck, because now you'll always a) have an easy solution to any unexpected ~untucking~ throughout the day and b) live a comfy life despite wearing something other than sweats.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "My snakeskin-print bodysuit is hands-down the best bodysuit EVER. The mock neck is a detail I tend to love, and this one doesn’t disappoint. The real win, though, is the material; it is so soft and has the perfect amount of stretch. It’s incredibly comfortable aaaaand it’s only $12!" —Michele The Beauty Snitch

    Get it from Amazon for $7.38+ (available in sizes S–XL and 10 patterns).

    30. A leopard-print sweater skirt to easily shake things up whenever your tired of everyday neutrals (so you'll be turning to this on a weekly basis).

    Express

    Get it from Express for $34.95 (originally $69.90; available in sizes XXS–XL and two colors), and the matching sweater for $29.95 (originally $59.90; available in sizes XXS–XL and two colors).

    31. A non-padded lace bra with thousands upon thousands of rave reviews — it's designed with DD+ cups in mind that'll leave you a little teary-eyed when you realize you never have to deal with restrictive bras again. We deserve to feel LIBERATED (but still supported).

    amazon.com

    We're talking full support, adjustable straps, and super-soft fabric so your skin can breathe!

    Promising review: ""I am in love with this bra! It looks just like the picture — beautiful! No more ripping my bra off when I get home! I have had it on for six hours today and I forgot I had it on! I have been searching for a bra like this my whole life, even spending up to $100 at Nordstrom and Lane Bryant, and even after getting measured by the 'expert,' my bra still sat in my drawer after one wear. I am going to get a different color every payday! I actually got a little teary-eyed, that is how frustrated I had been with bras!" —Sjh

    Get it from Amazon for $19.49 (available in sizes 34B–44H and in eight colors).

    Learn more in this Hundreds Of Big-Breasted People Swear They Wear This Bra Literally Every Day.

    32. A faux fur topper to wear as a light jacket during warmer weather, and a chic sweater over the winter. Translation: you're never taking this off.

    HM

    Get it from H&M for $34.99 (available in sizes XS–L and two colors).

    33. A relaxed T-shirt for living in constant bliss when you wear at LEAST once a week. You can layer it, wear it alone, make it more upscale, WHATEVER. No matter what, your comfort level will never drop.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "The cut is nice, the bottom is loose and flowy, the sleeves don't cut into my arms, and the neck line falls far enough from my neck that I don't feel like I'm choking. PLUS, the material is amazingly soft and good quality (not see-through at all)." —Ashley

    Get it from Amazon for $7.77+ (available in sizes 1X–7X and nine colors).

    34. A pair of high-waisted faux leather pants so you can pair 'em pair with anything just as easily as your usual bottoms, but these'll give your tops a little more edge.

    Asos

    Get them from Asos for $40 (available in sizes 0–12).

    35. A pleated leopard skirt, because this'll cheaply keep you on-trend (don't pretend you *haven't* seen this style in every department store) all darn year when paired with sneakers, boots, heels, and really anything else you own. Tl;dr: you'll never get bored of this.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This looks amazing and fits true to size. It's a beautiful skirt. It looks exactly like the one I saw for $169! I’m super pleased with this one!" —Sivan

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99 (available in sizes XS–XXL and three colors).

    36. A pair of velvet-y, snakeskin cowboy boots with unique flame detailing that'll upgrade your entire wardrobe without setting your bank account on fire (or dealing with aching soles).

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I was pleasantly surprised when I received them! For the price, I expected just so-so construction, but they are well made, look expensive, and fit perfectly. They're easy to walk in, comfortable, and after a couple of nights out dancing and out and about they haven't scuffed, stretched, or started to peel." —TS

    Get them from Amazon for $32.99+ (available in sizes 6–11 and three colors).

    37. A seamless contour bralette to not only gently shape your breasts without underwire, but feel unbelievably breathable and stretchy all. the. time. Plus it's great for light tees!

    Nordstrom

    Promising review: "I bought this bra for a low-cut top I'm wearing for engagement pictures and I am absolutely obsessed with the comfort! It feels like I'm wearing NOTHING. I like it better than my ThirdLove bra and that's saying A LOT." —delaneyj

    Get it from Nordstrom for $14.49 (originally $29; available in sizes S–XXL and three colors).

    38. A jersey turtleneck for having an incredibly comfy staple that you'll never get sick of — wear it under blazers, sweaters, alone...you get it.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I fell in love with this jersey. It is so silky — there is no friction when worn layered. I bought one to see if I would like it and and today I ordered eight more. Check out the prices! For me, I bought them mainly to wear this winter with something cozy over them. In the past I have spent up to $50 on jerseys not even this soft. These are well-made." —Cheyenne

    Get it from Amazon for $16.50 (available in sizes XS–XXL and three colors).

    39. A pair of high-waisted leggings so you join the reviewers who RAVE that these are every bit as soft (if not softer!) than high-end leggings — including LuLaRoe and Lululemon! Welcome to year-long snuggles for your bum.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    AND reviewers swear they're not see-through (even when you squat)!

    Promising review: "Let me start by saying that I never take the time to write reviews — and I purchase half of everything we buy on Amazon. However, as a former LuLaRoe-obsessed mom, I felt compelled to make time to review these leggings. If you are reading this and wondering how these compare to LLR leggings, I am here to tell you I am confident LLR is ripping loyal customers off by charging $25-30+. These leggings are just as soft. They fit the same, if not better. They do NOT PILL if you wash cold and hang dry. I truly feel like I’m wearing 'butter leggings'. The price is obviously better and more fair in my opinion." —Jen Wolfe

    Get them from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in two size ranges: S–L and XL–3X and 23 colors).

    40. A sleeveless turtleneck, because this'll make you go soft and let it out of the closet whenever it wants.

    ModCloth

    Get it from ModCloth for $39.99 (originally $45; available in sizes XXS–4X and three colors).

    41. A plaid shirt dress that'll create a frequent pattern of compliments whenever you show this off. AND you'll be unbeatably comfortable the whole time — unreal.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "OMG, this is so cute. I am a size 14 so XL would've been perfect fit, but I wanted to have that looser look like the model so got a size XXL. I pulled it off perfectly. I wore this to a concert in December in Chicago with just high riding boots and it was a true thick flannel: not cheap material at all. I got tons of compliments and one person told me this goes for $65 in boutiques — I told her check out Amazon LOL. The colors are vibrant, it keeps me warm, the pattern lines up nicely, and is perfect for a girl's night out to an Xscape concert." —news u can use

    Get it from Amazon for $19.88+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 10 colors).

    42. A cozy blanket scarf for adding a touch of luxury and sophistication to any jacket. PLUS you'll be up to your *neck* in emotions when you're constantly swaddled by this soft hero.

    American Eagle

    Promising review: "This is such a cozy scarf and so versatile!!! So warm, so soft, so amazing!!" —Nicole

    Get it from American Eagle for $12.47 (originally $24.95).

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