33 Chic Finds Under-$35 On Amazon So You'll Always Have Something Great To Wear

by Julia O'Donnell

There’s almost nothing more frustrating than staring into an uninspiring closet. Maybe you’re lacking the key staples needed to highlight a new statement piece, or perhaps a closet full of basic building blocks has you feeling bored. Either way, having nothing to wear can feel truly irritating. Luckily, though, you don’t have to spend a lot of time or money to give your wardrobe a much-needed update⁠. With this list of chic finds under $35, you'll always have something great to wear.

Some of the items you’ll find here are classic, timeless basics you’ll never get tired of, while others are fun, fashion-forward interpretations of the season’s hottest trends. There are pieces that are beachy and boho, clean and classic, flirty and feminine, edgy and bold; all in all, this wide-ranging roundup has something to suit everyone's unique sense of style.

There are a few things all the pieces on this list have in common, though. For one, every single item costs $35 or less, making it easy to give your wardrobe a substantial update without breaking the bank. Better still, everything is available on Amazon Prime — that means you can have your new goodies delivered to your doorstep in only two days, just in time for that last-minute weekend event you’ve been stressing about. So go ahead, pick out a few new things; you’ll be happily putting together fresh, fun new outfits before you know it.


A Ruffled Sundress With A Fun Asymmetrical Hemline

With its frilly asymmetrical hemline and playful polka-dot print, this versatile midi-length sundress is a worthwhile addition to any wardrobe. Wear it with white sneakers and a denim jacket for a casual look, or pair it with strappy heels and statement earrings when you want to dress it up. This dress comes in six color options, including a few solids.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


A Breezy Linen Jumpsuit That'll Make Every Day Feel Like A Seaside Vacation

Throw on this breezy, nautical-inspired linen jumpsuit, add some strappy sandals and a straw bag, and you're ready for a beachside diner or afternoon on a boat. Made of real, high-quality linen, this classic piece has an elegant high neck, wide-cut legs, and a waist-cinching tie belt. It comes in a variety of neutral-colored striped patterns, including faded black, chambray blue, sage green, and dusty pink.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


Comfy Woven Pants With A Paperbag Waist

Lightweight and breathable, these paperbag-waist pants are sure to earn a regular rotation in your closet all season long. Wear them with sneakers and a long-sleeve striped tee for a classic, casual outfit, or pair them with a luxe silk cami, delicately layered jewelry, and strappy high-heeled sandals for an effortlessly sophisticated date night look. These non-stretch, woven pants are made of 100 percent lyocell, an eco-friendly, biodegradable material derived from wood pulp. They come in six colors, including black, white, and olive.

  • Available sizes: 2-16


A Sweet Summer Sundress That Comes In 13 Different Colors & Prints

Feminine, vintage-inspired designs are huge right now, and this printed sundress proves you don't have to spend hundreds of dollars in order to nail the look. With a square neck, smocked front, and full midi-length skirt, it's perfect for everything from wine tastings to picnics in the park. "I literally got all the compliments," one happy Amazon reviewer gushed.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Ruffled Mock-Neck With Dainty Romantic Puff Sleeves

This sweet puff sleeve blouse is surprisingly versatile — tuck it into a high-waisted pencil skirt for work, pair it with faded denim for brunch with the girls, or wear it with a mini skirt and heels for a night out. It has a mock neck with a dainty ruffled trim and mid-sized puff sleeves that give it a romantic, feminine look. Made of lightweight, non-stretch polyester, it comes in eight different floral prints.

  • Available sizes: XS-L


A Chic Wide-Leg Jumpsuit That's Unbelievably Comfortable

This simple wide-leg jumpsuit proves you don't have to sacrifice comfort to look effortlessly chic. Made of soft, stretchy jersey, it has a scoop neck, drawstring waist, and roomy pockets at each side. The simple design and solid color means styling it is all about the accessories: layer chunky mixed metals and stones for an eclectic, bohemian look, or stick with simple, understated gold accessories for a polished feel. This jumpsuit comes in a rainbow of solid colors, from vibrant aqua to soft brown.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


A Flared-Sleeved Dress That Comes In 20 Different Colors & Prints

Flared bell sleeves add interest to this otherwise simple sheath dress. Its sensible knee length and high neck make it office-appropriate, but the fitted silhouette gives it just the right amount of sex appeal for happy hour, dinner out, or a party. It's made of a soft, thick material with a hint of stretch, and comes in 20 different prints and solids, including florals, polka dots, and a fun, bright pink.

  • Available sizes: S-XXXL


A Menswear-Inspired Blazer With A Sleek, Feminine Silhouette

Blazers are no longer considered a stiff, stuffy staple designated strictly to the workplace. This sleek collarless blazer will look edgy and sophisticated paired with all your denim shorts, mini skirts, distressed jeans, and leggings (and yes, it'll also be perfect with your slacks and pencil skirts for work). Featuring a cropped, slim silhouette with hidden buttons and a more feminine, collarless design, it's an easy way to make any basic outfit look a little bit more polished.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


A Flirty Floral Romper With Statement-Making Sleeves

Be prepared to field a lot of compliments in this floral chiffon romper — the statement-making flared sleeves are sure to turn heads no matter where you are. This piece plays with volume in a way that's super sophisticated, yet totally wearable; the high neck and long, bell-shaped sleeves contrast beautifully with the romper's flirty, thigh-grazing length. It's perfect for everything from brunch to baby showers, whether you wear it on its own or with a thick, waist-cinching belt.

  • Available sizes: XS-L


A Versatile Summer Shift With A Pretty Ruffle Overlay

A simple, classic shift with an on-trend feminine ruffle, this versatile off-the-shoulder dress can be styled quite a few different ways. Wear it on its own or belted, with heels, sneakers, or over-the-knee boots, or with chunky earrings and a pulled-back bun. It comes in six solid colors: black, white, light blue, army green, vibrant aqua, and a pretty, peachy pink. "It is literally effortless — won't require layers of shape wear or bras that dig, which is EVERYTHING in the heat of summer," one happy Amazon reviewer gushed.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL


A Sleeveless Jersey Top That Can Be Styled So Many Different Ways

The beauty in this simple sleeveless top is how easy it is to style in countless different ways. Style it with jeans and white sneakers, heeled sandals, or chunky combat boots, or tuck it into a maxi skirt and you'll be ready for a night out; then, layer it under a blazer or fitted jacket once the weather turns cool. This top is made luxe, silky-soft jersey knit and comes in seven different color options, including white, black, charcoal, and dusty pink.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL


A Simple Cap Sleeve Blouse With A Sophisticated Plunging Neckline

This simple, versatile chiffon blouse gracefully tows the line between sexy and sophisticated. With a plunging V-shaped neckline, buttons down the front, ruffled cap sleeves and a cute tie detail, it's the perfect easy top to throw on with a silky patterned midi skirt or your favorite pair of jeans. It's available in four colors: rosy pink, deep blue, black, and white.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


A Jersey Knit Dress That's Comfortable Enough To Sleep In

Silky-soft and sumptuously smooth, this basic scoop neck T-shirt dress feels like luxury against your skin. It's made of a lightweight jersey knit material that's so comfortable, you might end up sleeping in it. Pair it with sneakers and a high ponytail for a sporty girl-next-door look, or add delicate layers of gold jewelry and bold, chunky sandals to give it a bit more edge. This classic, basic piece comes in several versatile colors — don't be surprised if you end up buying all five.

  • Available sizes: 1X-7X


Stretchy, Comfortable Jeggings That Reviewers Can't Stop Raving About

These popular skinny jeggings have accumulated almost more than 500 glowing five-star reviews on Amazon. With faux front pockets, functional back pockets, and belt loops, they look just like real skinny jeans, but a generous dose of stretch means they're infinitely more comfortable. Choose from either black or indigo blue, with short, regular, and long sizing options. "Finally, a pair of comfortable black leggings with some structure, stretch, and length!" one happy reviewer wrote.

  • Available sizes: XS-M


An Elegant, Feminine Update On A Classic Knit Tee

You'll love this simple, feminine short-sleeve top for many reasons, but what really makes it stand out is its timeless versatility. Pair it with skirts, pants, shorts, and slacks — its soft knit fabric makes it just as comfortable as your favorite T-shirt, but its pretty smocked sleeves and notch detail at the neckline make it polished enough for the office. This top is available in a range of five colors and floral prints.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


A Stretchy Wrap Dress With A Timeless Silhouette

There's a reason classic wrap dresses like this one will never go out of style: the classic, feminine design looks great on literally everyone. This easy wrap dress is no exception —with the right accessories, you can wear it to work, to dinner, or to your next wedding. Plus, the breathable, stretchy material feels soft and comfortable against your skin, making it the perfect base layer to wear under your favorite jackets when the weather gets cold.

  • Available sizes: 1X-5X


A Cute Floral Mini Dress That's Perfect For Any Occasion

Sweet and simple, this floral mini dress is the epitome of easy summer style. The relaxed silhouette and sensible mid-thigh length make it comfortable and practical, while the dainty floral print, ruffle details, and bow give it a pretty, feminine feel. Pair it with retro sneakers and a faded denim jacket for a more casual look, or dress it up with strappy sandals for date night.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


A Slightly Less Casual Alternative To Comfy Tanks Or Tees

If you're the type of person who values comfort above all else, this relaxed, versatile cotton T-shirt dress is about to be your new summer uniform. It's made of lightweight, breathable, 100 percent cotton that feels as soft as your favorite worn-in tee. Once autumn comes around, throw it on over tights or leggings and pair it with a leather jacket. Best of all, it comes in 13 color options, meaning you can buy a different hue for every day of the week.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL


A Simple Fit-And-Flare Dress You'll Reach For Time & Time Again

Trends come and go, but this simple, sophisticated fit-and-flare dress is sure to earn a top spot in your wardrobe for quite some time. It has all the key qualities of a true wardrobe staple: the timeless silhouette looks great on everyone, the simple design makes it super easy to dress up or down, and the stretchy knit material means it's comfortable, to boot. This sleeveless dress has a high mock neck that zips up in the back, with a button closure.

  • Available sizes: 0-16


A Sleeveless Chiffon Blouse That's Sophisticated Enough For The Office

The high, ruffled neckline gives this sleeveless chiffon top an Elizabethan air of elegance. Wear it tucked into a high-waisted pencil skirt at the office, or pair it with distressed jeans and wedges for brunch with your friends. This sweet, feminine top is lined, with a keyhole button closure at the back of the neck. It comes in seven color options: black, white, sky blue, cerulean, slate, rust, and bright red.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


A Breezy, Boho Maxi Dress With Over 1,200 Glowing Five-Star Reviews

Reviewers can't stop raving about this beachy maxi dress, saying it's "comfy," "soft," and "floaty." The relaxed, flowy design has a soft V-neckline that can be worn on or off the shoulder, plus knee-high slits, and, best of all, deep, roomy pockets at each side. The dress has an on-trend tie-dye pattern that compliments its casual, boho silhouette — choose from 15 different color palettes ranging from neutrals to brights.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


An A-Line Corduroy Mini Skirt That Gives Off Serious '70s Vibes

Pair this vintage-inspired corduroy mini skirt with a strappy cami and sandals during the summer, then wear it with tights, boots, and a fitted turtleneck sweater when the weather gets cold. The skirt has an A-line silhouette with buttons down the front, and comes with a decorative braided belt in a coordinating color.

  • Available sizes:


These Carefree Linen Shorts You'll Live In During Summer

There's something about these simple linen shorts that exudes effortless sophistication. Linen is known for its ability to look artfully effortless; pair these elastic-waist shorts with a cotton crewneck, throw your hair into a messy bun, and you'll look instantly Hamptons-chic. These lightweight, breathable pull-on shorts come in seven versatile colors, including white, black, navy, and flax.

Available sizes: 2-16


A Classic Striped Tee With A Flowy Silhouette

A simple striped crewneck is one of those iconic staples that will never go out of style — from Brigitte Bardot to Audrey Hepburn, basically every fashion "it" girl in history has rocked one at some point. This striped modal tunic top provides a fresh take on the classic look, with a relaxed, hip-grazing silhouette and an easy boat neck design. Pair it with leggings, skinnies, or distressed boyfriend jeans; this is the type of piece you'll be wearing for years to come.

  • Available sizes: XXS-6X


A Leopard Blouse That Manages To Be Trendy Yet Timeless

These days, leopard is so popular, it's basically considered a neutral ⁠— and once you embrace the trend for yourself, it's easy to see why. Wear this leopard print button-down blouse with just about anything ⁠— denim, chinos, skirts, shorts, leggings ⁠— and the fun animal print will instantly add a slightly wild, retro-glam feel.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Two-Pack Of Basic Tees With Over 1,000 Glowing Five-Star Reviews

A great crewneck T-shirt is a basic, timeless staple no wardrobe is complete without. This pack of two crewneck tees has accumulated over 1,300 positive reviews on Amazon, earning an overall rating of 4.2 stars. They're made with a soft blend of cotton, modal, and spandex, and come in a plethora of classic, versatile colors. "The material has some weight to it," one reviewer reported. "Doesn't feel cheap, thin or flimsy at all, and is soft to the touch."

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL


A Polished, Elevated Version Of Your Favorite Sweats

Simple and versatile, these straight leg knit pants look a touch more polished than your favorite fleecy sweatpants — but don't worry, they're every bit as comfortable. They're made of a soft, substantial poly-cotton blend, with roomy hidden pockets and an elasticized waist. Choose from a rainbow of 18 vibrant colors, including black, cranberry, chocolate, and heather grey. "I couldn't be happier with these pants," one reviewer reported. "Comfortable enough to lounge in, and nice enough to wear out."

  • Available sizes: S-6X


This Off-The-Shoulder Cocktail Dress That Looks Way More Expensive Than It Is

Wear this sleek and sophisticated off-the-shoulder cocktail dress as is, or add a decorative belt for a fun, stylish touch. It has a knee-length, fitted silhouette, with a simple ruffle detail at the neckline. It's made with substantial fabric that's thick enough to hold you in, with a hint of stretch to keep it from feeling stiff. "I wore this to an event you shouldn’t wear something inexpensive to, and no one had a clue I spent so little on it," one reviewer gushed. "I received so many compliments."

  • Available sizes: XS-L


A More Comfortable Alternative To The Standard Cocktail Dress

This simple, practical fit-and-flare dress is sure to get a lot of wear all season long. It's soft and stretchy, with a pretty ruched detail at the sleeves to give it a more polished look. The wrinkle-resistant material and throw-it-on-and-go silhouette makes it the ideal dress for just about any last-minute occasion. "Worth mentioning that the material is very soft and flowy, and does not wrinkle even after washing it," one reviewer wrote.

  • Available sizes: 0-16


A Kimono-Style Maxi Dress With A Gorgeous Sheer Overlay

Flowy and ethereal, this kimono-inspired maxi dress is sure to bring in a lot of compliments. The dress is partially lined with a short slip, so the chiffon overlay creates a billowy, dreamy effect that appears sheer without leaving you exposed. The dress has a deep V-neckline, elbow-length kimono sleeves, and a sash tie at the back. It's so delicate and gorgeous, only minimal accessories are needed ⁠— tie your hair in a sleek low pony, add some bold hoops earrings, and you're ready for anything.

  • Available sizes: XS-M


A '40s-Inspired Swing Dress That Comes In So Many Fun Prints & Colors

This vintage-inspired swing dress is polished enough for work or even a wedding, yet the bold print and A-line silhouette makes it fun enough to wear for happy hour or date night, too. The dress is made of a lightweight, wrinkle-resistant polyester material with a hint of stretch, and comes in a whopping 21 different colors and prints, including black and white polka dots, a delicate navy floral, and solid peacock blue.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Comfortable Pair Of Leggings That Look Like Jeans

Lightweight and stretchy, these ankle-length skinny jeggings are the perfect pant to keep you comfortable in warmer weather. They're designed to look like regular denim jeans, with a faux fly and pockets in the front, and functional pockets in the back. Wear them with a floral tank, wedges, and a floppy straw hat one day, then try them with bright white sneakers and a cool graphic tee the next.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Versatile Button-Down With A Soft, Lived-In Feel

Your favorite tried-and-true cotton blouse may have seen better days, but that doesn't mean you have to start all over breaking in a stiff new shirt. This soft, relaxed short sleeve button-down is treated with an enzyme wash to give it the same lightweight, lived-in feeling as an old favorite. It's made of a 100 percent soft, breathable cotton and comes in six neutral colors and patterns, including French blue, white, and navy stripes.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL

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