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    41 Pieces Of Clothing That'll Help Update Your Closet For Under $30

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    1. A chunky sweater in a deep red color that's sure to have you looking holly and jolly around all your Halloween-loving friends.


    Promising review: "This sweater is exactly as it is pictured. It has a nice, thick material and it's not itchy. I can’t wait for fall to wear it. It would go great with anything!" —LB

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

    2. An open-back turtleneck — a stunning statement piece you're gonna go ~back~ to again and again.

    Amazon, Amazin

    Promising review: "This is even better in person! I received so many compliments on this sweater! The fit is perfect, although it is thin." —LaLa

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in three colors and sizes S–X).

    3. A houndstooth mini skirt you're sure to have a doggone good time in.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $19.99 (available in sizes 0X–3X).

    4. A pair of high waist paper bag pants for anyone who knows how to work it at the office.


    Reviewers recommend ordering a size down.

    Promising review: "I just got these in the mail and was immediately surprised by how well made they are! The fabric is much higher quality than I was expecting for the price. I am typically a 14 (and on the larger side of a 14, usually needing some stretch to the material to fit comfortably). I was hesitant to order the 12 at first thinking that it would be too small around the waist, but there is PLENTY of stretch in the waistband. I have been on the hunt for pants like these and it's been impossible to find in plus sizes. I would suggest ordering down one size. If they're still a bit roomy, they're worth getting tailored! So so excited to get the new pair!" —Helene Verlezza

    Get them from Amazon for $27.99+ (available in two colors and sizes 12–24).

    5. A baby rib tee so comfortable it's gonna be your ~top~ choice whenever you wanna wear something comfy and cute.

    Free People

    Promising review: "This is the perfect basic tee. It's tight fitting but not too snug. I am 5'10, 140 pounds, have a long torso, and this tee is long enough for me! I ordered the olive color which I love and want to order it in more colors." —Rachhhh

    Get it from Free People for $28 (available in 15 colors and sizes XS–XL).

    6. A floral dress you can dress up or dress down for a day at a church or a night on the town.,

    But really, this dress fits everywhere, all the time, always. One of my BuzzFeed coworkers wrote about how poeple are seriously in love with it, and I can see why!

    Promising review: "This dress is super comfortable and the material is great. It has a nice medium weight. I'm 5'3, size 14 on top, 16 on the bottom, and I purchased the XXL based off the size chart. It fits absolutely perfectly." —Angel Nickens

    Get it from Amazon for $29.96+ (available in 34 colors and sizes S–XXL, with pockets).

    7. A plaid skort that's sure to show who wears the best "pants" in your family.

    Urban Outfitters

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

    8. A billowy dress that'll have your heart all aflutter every time you twirl (and believe us, this dress will make you feel like dancing).


    Promising review: "I like it so much and went back and bought a second one, in a different pattern. I'm 5'3" and about 125 pounds. The small fits with good length to the knee and the elastic fits the waist but is not too tight. Great buy!" —Jessica

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99 (available in 21 styles and sizes S–3X).

    9. A jumpsuit you're gonna love all year long — wear it by itself in the summer or over some tights with a sweater when the seasons are chilly.


    Promising review: "If you want something comfortable enough that you could live in it everyday, this is going to be your go-to. I ordered one and loved it so much I reordered another in a different color. I love them and they're even cute enough to dress up with strappy heels for a different look. It's summertime casual at its best." —K & C Pro

    Get it from Amazon for $19.95+ (available in 21 colors and sizes S–3XL, with pockets).

    10. A colorblock sweatshirt so you can sport a darling top worth loving "V" much., Amazon

    Promising review: "I really enjoy this shirt! It’s corduroyed material on the outside and has a silk feel in the inside. It’s surprisingly very warm and I love that it’s wide at the bottom! This is a super cute top!" —MSFreeman

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in 11 colors and sizes XS–L).

    11. A tie waist dress you'll be tied at the hip to from the moment you try it on — literally.


    Promising review: "This dress is perfect! It’s snug but in a perfect way. I bought this as an option for a holiday party and although I chose a different outfit, I still decided to keep this over returning it because it’s so cute and flattering! Also the color and material are great for year round wear. I want more!!" —Anonymous

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

    12. A graphic tee with a floral print so lovely your garden is gonna be jealous.


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

    13. A color block shawl you can throw over any outfit when you wish you could stay snug in your duvet all day.


    Promising review: "This is my second one. I LOVE these blanket shawls. They are warm and cozy and versatile. They make it easy to dress up a shirt and slacks. Great to throw on if you have to run a few errands and don't want to look like you just got out of bed, or just left the gym. Easy to wear open in the front, or throw one end over your shoulder for a wrapped look. Such a great price and very well-constructed. You won't be disappointed." —IMHO

    Get it from Amazon for $24.80 (available in 22 colors).

    14. A jumpsuit that'll be such a chicly simple statement piece the rest of your closet won't know how to keep up.


    Promising review: "I love this jumpsuit! It’s very simple and minimally styled! I’m 5’2” and petite, so finding jumpsuits that fit well isn’t easy. This fit is AMAZING! It's not too long or short. Not too tight or loose. The color is so cute, and I love the material! It’s very comfortable, and wouldn’t get too hot. I love that you can wear it on its own, or with a shirt underneath. It can be worn casual or a little dressed up. Definitely a favorite it my closet! This is a must have jumpsuit!" —Kennedy Steffes

    Get it from Amazon for $22.59+ (available in eight colors and sizes S–XL, with pockets).

    15. A relaxed maxi you can wear on busy days when you just need one quick piece to keep you covered.,

    Promising review: "I love this dress. It's super comfy and casual. I've received a ton of compliments. It's large, in a good flowing way. 5'2" 140 pounds and I ordered a small." — Lainey

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in 20 colors and sizes XS–XXL, with pockets).

    16. A midi skirt so charming you won't beleaf you once thought your wardrobe was complete without it.


    The lighting makes this skirt look a little pink on some screens, but it's actually white and green!

    Get it from ModCloth for $27.97 (originally $69, available in sizes XS–L).

    17. An artistic T-shirt that's sure to help you ~face~ your day ~head~ on!


    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in eight colors and sizes S–XXL).

    18. A maxi dress that'll look positively witchy *and* be so comfortable it'll convince you it's actual magic.


    Promising review: "I absolutely love this! It's so soft and comfortable! I use it for lounging around the house and sleeping. My husband said he liked it and I said good, because this is the only thing you'll be seeing me in. It's that comfortable. LOL." —Deb G

    Get it from Amazon for $19.95+ (available in 44 colors and sizes S–3XL, with pockets).

    19. A cashmere blend pullover that'll soften the blow of brisk wintery weather.


    Reviewers say this runs large, keep that in mind when ordering if you'd like a snug fit.

    Promising review: "The package came faster than I have expected. The sweater is carefully packed and the color/look of the sweater are exactly the same as described. The quality is legit, real cozy and really warm. There is no static cling when taking it off, which is a big issue for me with some other sweaters. I love the color and the size fits me perfectly." —sesamefox

    Get it from Amazon for $22.97 (available in 13 colors and sizes S–3X).

    20. A long-sleeved shirt dress you can style basically any way you you unlimited outfits from one piece of clothing.

    Promising review: "This is the most comfortable clothing I own! My absolute favorite dress. I am 5' and weigh about 110 pounds. I ordered a small and it fits perfectly. The only issue I have with this dress is that I ordered the Royal Blue color, which looks dark in the model photo but in person its defiantly lighter. I'm not going to complain though because I have never received so many compliments on an outfit in one single day." —Nichole

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in 18 colors and sizes XS–XXL).

    21. A fuzzy cropped tank to help you show off your softer side.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $9.99 (originally $39, available in three colors and sizes XS–XL).

    22. A retro dress that'll satisfy the style of anyone who knows they were born in the wrong decade.,

    Promising review: "I received this today and absolutely fell in love. The quality and workmanship are awesome, and I love the fit. I'm 5'5, 137 pounds, and generally wear size 8 to 10. Hope this review help someone make their choice of this dress." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in 13 styles and sizes S–5XL).

    23. A textured sweater for any knit-picky people who know the perfect sweater when they see it.


    Promising review: "I usually don't wear such bright colors but I absolutely fell in love this sweater. The first time I wore it I received so many compliments I wanted to go back and order a second one in another color. This sweater fits well and is great for the fall through winter season." —SJ

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in 18 colors and sizes S–XXL).

    24. A denim jacket — a timeless, lifelong staple at a price so good it'll almost seem like stealing.


    Promising review: "I love this jacket! I had been on the hunt for a jean jacket for a while but they were all pretty pricey for me. I finally thought to check Amazon and found this gem! It fits really well. This jacket is very stretchy and so comfy! It is a little bigger in the chest but still looks really good on!" —Berenice

    Get it from Amazon for $28.56+ (available in sizes S–XL).

    25. A sweatshirt for anyone who loves when their casual attire still looks a little extra(terrestrial).,

    Promising review: "This is a very cute sweatshirt. The pink color is very cute and as shown in the photo. I love the alien patch on it! The fabric is stretchy and comfy. I would say go a size up if you want the sweatshirt to fully cover your bottom. I'm 5'3 and I got a size small." —Airaj V

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in 15 colors and sizes XS–XL).

    26. A square neck cami for fashion savvy folks who know the power of a crisp and clean statement piece.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $9.99 (originally $20, available in six colors and sizes XS–XL).

    27. A floor length dress that'll have you truly floored when you put it on and realize how comfortable (and cute!) you're about it be all day.,

    Promising review: "I was hesitant to order this, but I'm glad I took the chance. This dress is beautiful! The print is just as it looks. The background is a nice rich inky navy and the fabric is matte. It fits beautifully, and, remarkably, there is enough fabric in the front that I can wear this without a cami underneath. I have a new baby and finding a dress that hides spit up stains, allows for breastfeeding, covers enough that I don't have to mess with extra layers or worry about bending over, and still looks stylish is a tall order, but this dress delivers. I've already worn this to three different events and have received compliments at every one. I think this is going to be my winter go-to. Try it!" —Areviewer

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in 19 colors and sizes S–XXL).

    28. A snakeskin turtleneck you can simply slytherin your cart right now — you deserve it.


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

    29. A knit mini that'll be equal parts cute and cozy... and incredibly fun to wear.


    Promising review: "So cute!! I love the design and fit. You can dress it up or down and it still looks good. It's so versatile." —Steph

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99+ (available in seven colors and sizes S–XXL, with pockets).

    30. A pair of overalls you are never gonna get over.


    Promising review: "I have been searching for the perfect pair of overalls for a while and finally found them! These are not too tight and not too baggy and very comfortable. I am 5'6" and usually wear a size 8/10 and the medium fit perfectly. I would say they fit true to size. They are a tad baggy in the crotch area, but not to the point of making me look like I'm wearing a clown suit. The first day I wore them I got so many compliments on them... even from teenage girls and I'm 52! Some reviewers commented on a bad smell. I did not notice any smell but I did wash them before I wore them, which helped make them feel not so stiff." —Bryna Freeman

    Get them from Amazon for $21.99+ (available in three colors and sizes XXS–XXL, with pockets).

    31. A fishermen sweater sure to be worth your ~net~ income... even though it won't cost much at all.

    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $27.90 (available in sizes 0X–3X).

    32. A pair of striped pants that'll have you looking like you're in pepper-mint condition whenever you wear them.


    Promising review: "OMG I can't start to explain how much I love these pants. I want them in every color!! I have received so many compliments. I even told some people where to purchase them because they liked them so much! They are on the thin side but fit beautifully and are not see through."Lucidania Caraballo

    Get them from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in 10 colors and sizes XS–XL).

    33. A scoop neck top you're gonna wanna scoop up before it's gone!

    Free People

    Get it from Free People for $20 (available in 10 colors and sizes XS–L).

    34. A lightweight cable twist cardigan so you can finally get your layering on even if the summer heat creeps deep into our autumn.


    Get it from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in 17 colors and sizes S–XL).

    35. A swing dress for any old souls who know how to rock a retro dress.


    Promising review: "I love, love, love everything about this dress. It was a last minute shop that I got just in time for our engagement photo session. Perfect fit and all!!! My bae loved it on me as well." —Eden Mack

    Get it from Amazon for $31.99+ (available in 10 colors and sizes S–XXL).

    36. A stretchy dress that'll look prim and proper without any effort at all.


    Promising review: "This dress has very thick material, it is definitely not see through, which is a plus. It can be dressed up or dressed down. It's a cute bodycon that's perfect for tall girls — I'm 5'8 and it hits below my knees." —Ruth Garcia

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in seven colors and sizes XS–XXL).

    37. A silk crop that'll smoothly transition from day to night.

    Free People

    Get it from Free People for $28 (available in five colors and sizes XS–L).

    38. A punny T-shirt so you can alert passersby to your favorite form of humor without having to say anything at all. They can simply drink this in to realize you're the comedy king.


    Get it from Amazon for $10.97 (available in three colors and sizes S–XXL).

    39. A pair of sweatpants for anyone who knows that upgrading a wardrobe only counts if there's still something comfortable to jump into from time to time.


    Get them from Amazon for $18.50+ (available in nine colors and sizes XS–XXL, with pockets).

    40. A pair of shorts that'll be as colorful as your language.


    Get them from ModCloth for $14.97 (originally $45, available in XXS–4X).

    41. And finally, a humorous hoodie for anyone who loves a good cat and a good coffee. Just be prepared to say "Cappucci-no, you can't borrow it." because people are gonna ask all pumpkin spice season long.


    This will also serve up a hearty portion of puns. If you can't tell, the top says, "Catpuccino! For a purrfect morning!"

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in six styles and sizes XS–L).

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