12 Affordable Pieces That Look So Expensive

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We all appreciate designer goods, but most of the time we rely on affordable finds to sustain us during our regularly scheduled shopping urges. To help you navigate the day-to-day ensemble search, we’re sharing our favorite affordable picks of the moment. From gorgeous separates to killer accessories—all of which hit on summer’s biggest trends—our edit has a little something for everyone. Treat yourself to a special indulgence, guilt-free!

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Fresh Affordable Finds

Rectangle Straw Earrings

$18

Pixie Market

If your earlobes are in a summery state of mind like ours, straw statement earrings are the way to go.

Embroidered Blouse

$25

H&M

You can never have enough white tops, especially in summer. Eyelet detailing breathes bohemian spirit into this polished blouse.

Whisper Cotton Crewneck Tee

$25

Madewell

Fall comes with a retro '70s mood. Get ahead of it now with this adorable striped tee—it’s perfect with vintage-wash denim.

A New Day Boiler Suit Coveralls

$30

Target

Break from your everyday separates and give a boiler-suit style a go. (Try it with sneaks or sandals.)

Stripe Straw Mini Shopper Bag With Bamboo Handle

$48

ASOS

Weekend getaways are made much brighter when this striped straw shopper is part of the equation.

Leather High Heeled Strappy Sandals

$70

Zara

Are you on-board with the square-toe shoe trend yet? These pink puppies ought to push you toward "yes." (It’s sticking around for fall, btw.)

Ruffled Linen Dress

$80

Mango

When it comes to white tops, the limit does not exist. This linen style is an idyllic summer style.

Tie Back Balloon Sleeve Blouse

$85

Topshop

The yellow trend is going strong. In the form of a voluminous blouse, it’s impossible to resist.

Plus Polka Dot Wrap Midi Dress

$90

LOFT

Spruce up your arsenal of workwear dresses with this wrap-style polka dot midi. Hot tip: You’ll want to keep spots in rotation come fall.

Corset Waist Flounce Skirt

$90

Eloquii

For a dose of whimsy, add a corseted and asymmetrical skirt to your lineup.

Embossed Top

$95

Genuine People

It doesn’t get more '90s than a mocha-colored halter top. Just add denim (or a cute midi skirt!).

Marvelle Dress

$155

Wilfred

Jumping on the prairie-dress trend, this mini is perfect in the summer heat and transitions seamlessly into fall with a pair of tall boots and a hat.