Affordable Outfits That Look Really Expensive

As fashion girls, we’re easily swayed by the next It item, statement bag, you get the picture. We’re also, however, practical in terms of what our budget allows, often opting for affordable versions of seasonal trends (velvet pants, voluminous tops) while reserving investment dollars for wardrobe classics that stand the test of time. The key to pulling off inexpensive items without looking too bargain shopper? Rich fabrics (cashmere, silk, suede), sleek silhouettes and elegant details. We did some legwork for you and assembled five fail-safe outfit combos to have on lock this fall—each piece rings up at $100 or less.

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Affordable Fall Outfits

Tall suede boots thoughtfully anchor a whimsically printed velvet dress.

Team a classic cashmere sweater over silk trousers for easy elegance.

A tailored shirt gives polish to a slim suede skirt.

A wool-blend coat and monochromatic suede boot give the illusion of extravagance.

A tailored blazer with high-waisted denim is a smart spin on casual.

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