36 Things That Make You Look Even Better From Behind For Less Than $35 On Amazon
by Julia O'Donnell
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For fashion lovers, there are few experiences more satisfying than making a head-turning entrance — but as it turns out, a dramatic exit can be even more fun. There’s something undeniably playful about a look that's business in the front, but a party in the back. And, while the red carpet is full of back-baring inspiration, you don't have to be shopping for a couture gown to get in on this deceptively sultry trend. In fact, this list features a whole range of chic things that make you look even better from behind, all of which cost less than $35 on Amazon.

This edit includes clothes that work for any occasion, whether you’re practicing your downward dog or mingling at a holiday party. Some of the pieces featured are daring, while others are more demure — but whether your style tends toward sporty or glam, edgy or classic, you’re sure to find plenty of pieces you love. And, since everything on this list costs just $35 or less (and is conveniently available on Amazon), you won’t even need to limit yourself to one or two favorites.

So go ahead, start shopping — and prepare to steal every last lingering look.


A Romantic Lace Bodysuit That's Easy To Dress Up Or Down

Trimmed in delicate floral lace and finished with a dainty bow at the back, this romantic, feminine bodysuit will look gorgeous with just about everything in your closet. Wear it with jeans for an effortlessly chic look, or pair it with a pretty skirt and heels to dress it up a bit.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


A Bra With Pretty Straps That'll Peek Out Of Your Workout Tops

Reviewers can't stop raving about this pretty sports bra, saying it looks, fits, and feels identical to its more expensive competitors. Made of a smooth, stretchy material that wicks away moisture and feels soft against your skin, it has removable, lightly padded cups made of breathable mesh. Choose from a range of fun colors and prints, including lavender, persimmon, and a pretty pastel green.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


A Fun, Flirty Party Top With Stylish Puffed Sleeves

The definition of business in the front, party in the back, this elegant blouse is sure to bring in tons of compliments. The fun, fashion-forward design features a mock neck, trendy puffed sleeves, and a slight crop, with the completely open back styled with a dainty bow at the bottom. Choose from three polka-dotted options, or lean into the bold look with a chic leopard print.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


A Statement-Making Bodysuit With More Than 1,000 Positive Reviews

Channel Rihanna in this backless bodysuit; it's the type of fearless statement piece the style icon has made her signature. The sophisticated design is sleek and minimalist in the front, with a simple scoop neckline and thin spaghetti straps. Meanwhile, save for the dainty criss-crossed straps, the back and sides are left completely exposed, creating a high drama look that's sure to turn heads.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


A Fun, Feminine Blouse With Statement-Making Sleeves

With its elegant open back, voluminous puffed sleeves, and waist-cinching bow, this pretty cropped blouse is sure to turn heads, whether you pair it with jeans, a skirt, or a cool pair of palazzo pants. Made of 100 percent airy, breathable cotton, it's one of those fun, versatile staple pieces that you'll find yourself reaching for in all four seasons.

  • Available sizes: M


A Compression-Style Sports Bra That's Pretty Enough To Show Off

The surplice-style front and dainty, strappy back make this chic compression sports bra pretty enough to show off. Made of a moisture-wicking, four-way stretch material that feels super soft to the touch, it's an excellent option for low-impact workouts like yoga or pilates. Plus, it's available in a range of fun color options, including two vibrant tie-dye prints.

  • Available sizes: XS-3X


A Multi-Way Jumpsuit That's Three Gorgeous Looks In One

Tie the straps of this gorgeous jumpsuit over one shoulder, cross them in the front, or wear them as a deep V-neck — no matter how it's styled, the chic multi-way design feels clean, contemporary, and elegant. Made of soft, stretchy material with wide legs and a cinched waist, it's the type of easy, versatile piece you'll reach for whenever a semi-dressy occasion comes up.

  • Available sizes: XS XL


A Breezy, Breathable Top That's Perfect For Working Out

This open-back top is perfect for your workouts, but the flirty, on-trend design feels stylish enough to go beyond the gym, too. An updated take on the classic crop top, the breezy, tulip-style back allows for plenty of airflow, keeping you completely comfortable and cool as you're breaking a sweat. Choose from two colors: heather grey or blue.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


A Stylish Long-Sleeved Bodysuit That's Soft & Comfy, Too

Styled with a pretty bow in the front and a skin-baring cutout in the back, this long-sleeved bodysuit is a stylish way to elevate your basic jeans and skirts. Made of a soft, stretchy material with a subtle ribbed texture, the simple design features a snap closure at the crotch, a classic crew neckline, and a waist-cinching tie belt.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL


A Fun, Flirty Romper With Lots Of Vintage-Inspired Charm

Fun and flirty, this playful polka-dotted romper is oozing with retro charm. Designed with a high, halter-style neckline, it has a plunging back and relaxed, flowy shorts, with a cinched elastic waistband topped with a feminine bow. Choose from four polka-dotted colors: red, pink, navy, or, grey. Reviewers even note that it has pockets!

  • Available sizes: S-XL


An Open-Back Workout Tank To Show Off Your Strappy Sports Bras

The perfect way to show off all those pretty sports bras, this chic yoga tank provides the perfect balance of fashion and function. Made of a silky-smooth, breathable blend of rayon and spandex, it's designed with a dainty strap across the top that connects the other two, keeping them secure so they won't fall off your shoulders during your workout.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


These High-Waisted Yoga Leggings That Make Your Butt Look Amazing

An impressively effective way to make your butt look even more amazing, these high-waisted yoga pants have a dainty cinched detail that starts right at the tailbone, creating a unique visual effect that makes the most of your curves. Made of soft, stretchy material with an eye-grabbing bubble texture, they're available in a wide selection of fun colors and prints.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Deceptive Party Dress That Makes A Serious Statement From The Back

With its swingy bell sleeves and flouncy, flirty skirt, this stylish mock neck mini dress feels totally party perfect — and that's before you turn around to reveal the gorgeous lace-up detailing in the back. Pair it with heels and statement earrings for a night out, or dress it down with chunky combat boots for an edgy, effortlessly cool look.

  • Available sizes: 6


A Breezy Chiffon Blouse With An Oversized Bow

An oversized bow completes the sweet, feminine design of this gorgeous blouse; with its voluminous sleeves and plunging back, it's definitely a statement piece, yet the high neckline and relaxed cut mean it still feels polished enough to wear to work. Made of light, airy chiffon that's ever-so-slightly sheer, it'll pair equally as well with jeans, slacks, or a high-waisted pencil skirt.

  • Available sizes: XS-3X


A Strappy-Backed Sports Bra That's Both Stylish & Functional

If cute workout gear keeps you feeling motivated at the gym, this chic sports bra is a must. Styled with two criss-crossed rows of delicate straps in the back, it's a fun, feminine option that doesn't compromise on performance. The simple pullover design features a scoop neckline with wide shoulder straps that won't dig in, and soft, removable cups with light padding.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL


A Boho-Chic Swimsuit With A Gorgeous Macrame Detail

The definition of boho glam, this one-piece swimsuit pairs perfectly with a silky sarong or denim cutoffs and oversized retro shades. Playful yet sophisticated, the chic design features ruching at the tummy, a plunging V-neckline with halter straps, and intricate macrame detailing running down the back. "This suit is beautiful...the color, the style, the quality are all fantastic," one reviewer wrote.

  • Available sizes: 6-16


A Stylish Racerback Tank That'll Keep You Cool During High-Intensity Workouts

A pretty slit in the back adds visual interest to this otherwise simple workout tank; the two loose ends look great as is, or can be tied in a knot to create a flirty, cropped look. Made of a soft, breathable blend of rayon and spandex, it's cut in a relaxed, flowy fit that allows for plenty of airflow.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Floaty Chiffon Gown That'll Make You Feel Like A Goddess

The great thing about this elegant maxi dress is its endless versatility: with the right accessories, you can wear it to a summer wedding, a holiday party, and just about any other event that comes up in between. Made of light, airy chiffon, the gorgeous design features a plunging V-neck, with a cutout in the back that wraps around the sides. Choose from 10 colors, ranging from classic black to a fun, fabulous pink.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


A Gorgeous Drapey Yoga Top You'll Want To Own In All 12 Colors

Graceful draping adds visual interest to this ballerina-inspired top; perfect for studio workout classes, it also makes a gorgeous layering piece, whether you're lounging at home or running around town. It's made of a silky-smooth, soft blend of modal and spandex, with a relaxed fit, long sleeves, and a simple crew neckline.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Flowy, Feminine Maxi Skirt With A Bow On The Back Waist

What's not to love about this A-line maxi skirt? Soft, stylish, and versatile enough to wear anywhere, its full, flowy skirt is basically begging to be twirled. Plus, the bow detail at the waistband adds a flirty, feminine touch, and — best of all — it even has pockets.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


A Soft, Versatile Top That Can Be Styled So Many Different Ways

A back-baring cutout finished with an elegant twist adds a striking detail to this otherwise simple knit top; it'll pair equally as well with joggers, jeans, or your favorite silky slip skirt. Cut in a relaxed, slouchy fit, the raw, unfinished edges give it a slightly distressed look. Choose from six colors.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Versatile Shift Dress That's Just Waiting To Be Accessorized

Perfect for just about any semi-formal occasion, this versatile halter dress can be styled so many different ways — pair it with some sleek heels for an easy party outfit, or add layered jewelry and chunky platform sandals for a slightly edgier look. Simple and sophisticated, the classic design features a large keyhole cutout in the back, a chic button closure at the neck, and dainty scalloped lace at the hemline.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


A Flirty, Feminine Blouse In The Prettiest Shade Of Goldenrod

A flirty bow, daring open back, and romantic ruffles at the sleeves make this pretty blouse stand out — dress it up with a sleek maxi skirt and statement earrings for an event, or dress it down with boyfriend jeans and chunky combat boots for an unexpected contrast. Cut of a crisp, breathable cotton blend, it has a boat neckline and flirty crop, with a band at the bottom that can be tied in the back to adjust the fit.

  • Available sizes: S-L


A Comfortable Sports Bra With Thick Criss-Cross Straps

While it certainly provides enough support for your workouts, the modern, minimalist look of this strappy sports bra feels stylish enough to wear outside the gym, too. Made of a smooth, stretchy fabric that dries quickly and wicks away moisture, it's designed with removable padded cups and mesh panels for breathability. "Need a stylish sport bra that looks great without sacrificing comfort? This is it," one reviewer wrote.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


A Comfortable Tunic Tank With A Relaxed, Slouchy Fit

A simple keyhole cutout in the back adds a visually appealing detail to this sporty tunic tank; think of it as a fun, fashionable alternative to your favorite comfy T-shirt. Made of soft, breathable cotton with a healthy dose of stretch, it's cut in a relaxed, slouchy fit, with an asymmetrical hemline, oversized arm holes, and a plunging scoop neckline.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Floral Maxi Dress With Almost 1,000 Perfect Five-Star Reviews

While there's no denying that this gorgeous maxi dress is a party in the back, it's not exactly "business-like" in the front, either. Designed with dainty halter straps and a plunging V-neckline, the full, flowing skirt features a thigh-grazing slit up the side. "I am completely blown away at how gorgeous and well made this dress is!" one reviewer gushed.

  • Available sizes: 4-10


A Daring Lace-Up Crop Top That's Sure Garner Compliments

A bold, edgy option that's sure to turn heads, this show-stealing crop top will pair perfectly with all your denim cutoffs and boyfriend jeans. The lace-up detail in the back is framed with dainty scalloped lace, while the plunging V-neckline is tailored with darts for a flawless fit. "It’s very, very well-made and looks extremely expensive," reported one reviewer.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Stylish Sports Bra That's Supportive Enough For Large Cup Sizes

Between the bold neon color blocking and modern, minimalist aesthetic, this chic compression sports bra is a must for all athleisure fans. The simple design is made with a double layer of moisture-wicking performance fabric and a plush hidden mesh lining for added compression and support. "This bra is heaven on earth," one reviewer gushed.

  • Available sizes: XS-3X


An Elevated Version Of Your Softest Long-Sleeved Tee

Simple and sophisticated, the open back of this breezy top provides an elevated update on the classic long-sleeve tee. Cut of silky-soft, smooth modal, it's every bit as versatile as a more basic top — pair it with jeans or leggings when you're running around town, or dress it up with sleek skinnies and heels for a more polished look.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


A Babydoll Tunic With Cold Shoulder Sleeves

Designed in a flirty, babydoll-inspired silhouette, this chic cold shoulder tunic is sure to get plenty of wear throughout all four seasons. Flouncy flutter sleeves add a fun, feminine touch, while the scooped neck and back show off the perfect amount of skin. Plus, it's available in a range of fun prints, including several vintage-inspired florals.

  • Available sizes: 1X-4X


The Surprisingly Versatile Top That Reviewers Say Is "Perfect"

While there's plenty to love about this chic knit top — the soft cotton-modal material, the slouchy, comfortable fit, the gorgeous cut-out design — its very best feature is its remarkable versatility. Stretchy and breathable enough to work out in, yet sexy and stylish enough to pair with heels for a night out, it's the type of easy staple that's worth buying in multiple colors.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


A Low-Impact Sports Bra That Comes In Three Trendy Prints

Whether you go with a style in camo print, python, or star-spangled heather grey, this soft, strappy sports bra will add some serious style points to any active look. Cut of a silky-smooth performance material with a tight compression fit, it's perfect for low-impact workouts like yoga or pilates.

  • Available sizes: S-2X


A Soft, Stretchy Workout Top With A Split Back & Thumb Holes

With its elegant boat neckline, split back, and athleisure-chic thumb holes, this soft workout top feels stylish enough to wear around town. Made of a soft, smooth blend of modal and spandex, it's cut in a relaxed, slouchy fit, with long sleeves and a hip-grazing hemline. Choose from 10 colors.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Drapey Workout Top That Can Also Be Dressed Up

After your workout, pair this gorgeous backless top with sleek skinnies or a mini skirt for a night out with friends; with its elegant draping and simple, sophisticated styling, it's sure to get plenty of wear far outside of the gym. Made of a silky-soft, smooth blend of modal and spandex, it comes in seven different colors options — good luck narrowing it down to only one.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


The Strappy Sports Bra You'll Want To Buy In Every Color

The criss-crossed straps across the back of this sports bra are sure to make a statement peeking out through drapey layers. Moisture-wicking four-way stretch material will keep you cool and comfortable as you work up a sweat, while removable mesh cups provide added lift and support. As one reviewer summed it up, "Amazing support, quality material, breathable, extremely comfortable, and super cute."

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


An Elegant Maxi Dress That's Perfect For All Your Formal Events

With its romantic lace sleeves and gorgeous ruched detail down the back, this maxi dress is perfect for all your formal events. The elegant design features ruching at the waistband, a full, pleated skirt, a crossed bodice, and a plunging V-neckline. "This dress was absolutely beautiful in person! And it fit like a dream," commented one reviewer.

  • Available sizes: XL-5X

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