42 Fashion Basics With Wildly Positive Reviews on Amazon
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If you're looking to update your wardrobe with basics that you'll wear forever, I'd bet that your first thought is to head to your favorite department stores to snag them. Luckily, there are some incredibly stylish pieces on Amazon to make shopping that much easier.

There's a lot to love about online shopping. You can purchase rave-worthy wardrobe staples — ranging from shirts and shoes to pants and parkas — without the hassle of a crowded dressing room. And because you're already home, you can simply walk over to your closet and see if you actually need another LBD (you do). Best of all, the items on this list come highly-reviewed by enthusiastic shoppers, so you'll know before the package arrives that your purchase will meet all of your expectations.

Sound like your ideal shopping experience? I thought it might. That's why I scoured Amazon in search of the best fashion basics with wildly positive reviews on Amazon. And let me tell you: It didn't disappoint. Whether you're in search of layering pieces, denim, dresses, or accessories, ahead you'll find some of the best Amazon essentials that you'll definitely want to grab — especially because the most expensive piece caps out at $60.


A Sweater You'll Always Want To Throw In Your Weekender

This incredibly cozy crewneck sweater features a slightly stretchy, relaxed fit that can be worn with everything from slacks to yoga pants. It features ribbed cuffs and a wide neckline for a fit that's breathable but structured. If you're worried stripes don't pair with your current wardrobe, fret not — there are 27 different solid colors and patterns to choose from when stocking up on this staple.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL


A Loose-Fitting Sweater That's Perfect For Layering

With over 3,100 four- and five-star reviews, it's safe to say that this loose-fitting pullover is a must. It comes in 16 colors, including blue green, rose red, and black. The high-low hemline hits just above your hips in the front, and below your bum in the back — making it easy to pair with leggings. And because it's made with polyester and spandex, you don't ever have to worry about it losing that perfect shape and length.

  • Available sizes: 2-20


These Sporty Tees That Will Keep You Cool At The Gym And Beyond

I don't know about you, but my closet always has room for more athleisure — and these sporty T-shirts fit the bill. Made with a spandex and polyester moisture-wicking fabric, the relaxed silhouette shirts stretch so they'll never feels restrictive. Whether you prefer neutrals or pastels, there's a duo for you.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL


This Tunic Hoodie That Goes Great With Dresses, Leggings, And The Like

Sweatshirts typically hit at the hips, if not just below, which is why this extra-long tunic sweatshirt is such a pleasant change. With hundreds of five-star reviews, the oversized mid-weight zip-up proves to be a favorite thanks to its deep pockets and ideal length. If you're not a fan of the zip, you can choose from classic pull-over silhouettes as well. Best of all, they come in 29 different variations.

  • Available sizes: S-3X


These Bootleg Yoga Pants That Stay Put Even During Inversions

These mid-rise yoga pants, which come in three dark hues, stretch to fit — making them perfect for yoga or errands. There's compression in the thighs and backside, and one reviewer writes: "These are very soft and comfortable to wear. I totally recommend them to anyone. They are not too thin wear you can see through them, but not thick like a sweater."

Available sizes: S-3X


These Cropped Yoga Pants That Feel Like A Second Skin

More of a leggings person? Check out these polyester and spandex cropped leggings. Made with four-way stretch and a wide waistband, you'll never have to worry about the fabric cutting into you as you workout. And because you're bound to fall in love with the fit — not to mention the moisture-wicking fabric it's made with — you'll be glad to know it comes in 12 different colors for daily wear.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL


A Cute But Basic T-Shirt That Mixes Prints

Searching for an updated take on a classic T-shirt? These multi-patterned tees are right up your alley. They come in a variety of stripe and floral combos so that you can choose the one that best fits your personality and color preferences. The stretchy fit is breathable and slightly loose, making it a shoo-in for warmer weather.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


A Super Warm Jacket That Folds Down For Convenient Packing

Whether you're always cold or are preparing for a cool excursion, you'll be glad to have this packable down jacket in your closet. Made with feathers and duck down, this lightweight coat is super cozy — not to mention water-resistant. When you're not wearing it, it folds down into the size of a book, so it's great for travel. Talk about convenient.

  • Available sizes: XS-3X


This Flannel Shirt That Pairs Well With Skinny Jeans

Not only is flannel always in, but it's incredibly versatile too. Whether it's summer, fall, winter, or spring, you can tie it into your daily looks with ease. Case in point: This 100 percent cotton plus-size flannel. The relaxed fit hits just below the hips, with a slight curve up to hip height on each side to add a bit more shape to the overall silhouette of the shirt. Pair it with cut-offs, jeans, or leggings for a quick and easy outfit you'll be glad to have around.

  • Available sizes: 1X-3X


These Paper Bag Pants That Are Incredibly Versatile

If you're looking for new ways to rock a high waist, check out these paper bag waist slacks. The rouched waistline scrunches around curves for a cinching effect that doesn't feel the least bit uncomfortable. The hem hits just above the ankles, making these pants perfect for showing off your favorite sandals, sneakers, or pumps. And, considering there are over a dozen colors to choose from, I wouldn't blame you for buying more than one pair of these semi-stretchy slacks.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXXL


This Breezy Blouse That Comes In 19 Colors

When you find a blouse that just works, it's totally okay to go full Steve Jobs and buy one in ever color. And that's precisely what you'll want to do with this 3/4-sleeve chiffon top. It's sold in 19 different colors, all of which have received hundreds of four- and five-star reviews. The loose-fitting V-neck shirt is made with spandex and polyester, which gives it a nice stretch that looks both tailored and relaxed. Most notably, it's wrinkle-resistant, which makes for a super simple work staple.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


The Cotton Underwear That Has Earned Over 2,700 Five-Star Reviews

Underwear may not seem like the most exciting purchase, but when you find a pair that fits just right, you best believe it's forth buying it in bulk. These classic and comfortable cotton bikini panties have thousands of five-star reviews — and many enthusiastic reviewers beg Amazon not to ever change this product design (which includes a comfortable waistband and no tag). Get it in neutral colors, bold prints, or fun pastels.

Available sizes: XS-XXL


A Princess Seam Blouse That's Both Comfortable And Business Professional

Make getting ready for work easier than ever by stocking your closet with this plus-size woven shirt. The button-up design comes in six colors, ranging from black to hot pink. Whichever color you choose, you can expect a slightly loose fit that features a collared neckline and a scooped bottom hem. Top it off with a blazer for a polished look.

  • Available sizes: 1X-4X


These Canvas Shoes That Go With Everything

Tired of laces? It's time to hop into a pair of comfortable canvas slip-ons. Choose from 22 colors, including red, aqua, charcoal, and mint. Each pair comes with a set of removable memory foam footbeds that give the shoes extra support. The casual design can be worn with everything from sun dresses and jeans to shorts and leggings, making them a must-have.

  • Available sizes: 5-11


These Jeans That Are A Closet Staple All Year Long

Skinny jeans that fit like a glove without ever feeling too tight? Yes, please. These stretchy denim pants feature a high-rise silhouette that's totally on trend, not to mention incredibly comfortable. They come in 14 different washes, some of which feature artfully distressed details — and all of which are machine-washable.

  • Available sizes: 24-34


This Relaxed-Fit T-Shirt That's Loose And Breezy

If you're in need of cozy tees that go with everything, look no further. This luxe jersey T-shirt features short sleeves, a long hem, and a cozy crewneck for a fit that looks casual but put-together. It comes in six colors with the option to double up for a slight discount.

  • Available sizes: 1X-7X


A Denim Jacket That Features The Perfect Amount Of Stretch

You can't beat a classic denim jacket. In all seriousness though, this stretchy version pairs beautifully with everything from casual tees to silky slip dresses. It comes in a single dark and light wash, providing you with two options that you may very well want both of. Each features deep side pockets and two front pockets, so you'll have lots of little spots to store your essentials if need be.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


This Vintage-Inspired Little Black Dress That You Can't Go Wrong With

You can never go wrong with a fit-and-flare midi dress for weddings, fancy dinners, or special events. This one features off-the-shoulder sleeves and a pleated skirt for an overall look that's elegant and feminine. It comes in nine fashion-forward colors, so you can keep it classic with black or navy, or go bold with red or royal blue.

  • Available sizes: S-XXXL


These Jeans That Are So Stretchy They Feel Like Pajama's

Finding pants that fit in all the right places can be tricky, but these stretchy skinny jeans — which come in nine washes — make it a cinch. They're made of cotton and elastane, which gives them the flexibility and a fitted silhouette. When it comes to washing them, just be sure to flip them inside out and wash with like colors to avoid any bleeding.

  • Available sizes: 16-26


A Moto Jacket That Can Be Dressed Up Or Down

This short moto jacket is yet another piece of versatile outerwear that deserves a spot in your closet. It's sold in 15 different colors, some of which also feature studded embellishments and ribbed shoulders. Each jacket is made with lightweight faux suede which can only be hand-washed and hung to dry.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


This Clutch That Has A Convenient Handle

If you're going to spend the money to expand your purse collection, it makes sense to choose one that's super different from anything you already own. I'd bet that this color-blocked clutch is just that. In addition to being spacious enough to hold your phone, wallet, keys, and lip gloss, it also features two handles which make it easy to carry around. Use it for a casual Sunday brunch or take it out on a night on the town. Either way, you'll likely wish you bought two. Good thing there are four other colors to choose from.


These Tank Tops That Are Perfect For Layering

You can never go wrong with a couple extra camisole tank tops. Instead of buying them individually, add a pack of these solid tanks to your cart. The modal and spandex fabric is beloved across Amazon, earning the shirts hundreds of four- and five-star reviews across the board. One shopper wrote, "Love these camis!! Love the adjustable straps, the length (long enough to not continuously come untucked from my jeans), and the material (they are so soft!)."

  • Available sizes: S-XL


These Leggings That Come In A Whopping 45 Colors

You're going to want to stock up on these high-quality leggings — they're completely opaque, have a high waistband, and have a comfortable stretch to them. The soft and smooth fabric comes in dozens of colors, so even if you're looking for a break from black, consider this your lucky day.

  • Available sizes: S-3X


This Cozy T-Shirt That Also Comes In Long Sleeve Options

Classic solid tees are great, however sometimes a little extra color can be a fun way to switch things up a bit. If you agree, be sure to scope out these color-blocked striped T-shirts. They come in eight colors — as well as long sleeve options — ensuring that you can wear the staple style all year long.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


These Leggings That Feel Supportive, But Never Restrictive

Craving a few more pairs of leggings for your never-ending collection? I don't blame you. These plus-size leggings are a great option, as they're lightweight and breathable with a bit of stretch to them. They come in eight different colors and the reviews will make you want them all. One shopper wrote: "These leggings slipped on so easily and so comfortably, I felt like I was being hugged by a childhood best friend. They fit all the way from my waist down to my ankles... And to add an extra helping of awesome, these leggings are so soft you could probably sleep in them and wake up without any pressure lines on you at all."

  • Available sizes: 1X-4X


A Mock-Neck T-Shirt That Looks Great With Skinny Black Denim

Switch out your classic tee for this loose-fitting top. The airy fit comes in 15 colors and features elbow-length sleeves and a bottom hem that hits just above the hip (for a slight crop if you're taller). After wearing it, just remember to keep it out of the dryer, as the 100 percent cotton fabric fares best when hung to dry.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


This Crewneck Sweatshirt That's Great For Everything From Morning Runs To Days Spent On The Couch

No matter the time of year, it never hurts to have a well-fitting sweatshirt on hand. And, if your goal is to nail the athleisure trend, there's no better way to stay warm than with this simple crewneck sweatshirt. The cotton and polyester blend creates a lovely stretch that's great for everything from workouts to walks to the market. What's more, it's designed with comfort in mind, so you don't have to worry about any itchy tags.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


These Hoop Earrings That Come In All Your Favorite Metals

Hop on the hoop trend with this set of minimalist earrings. The trio includes silver, gold, and rose gold hoops which instantly add a stylish element to your brunch looks, work wear, and everything in between.


This Sherpa Half-Zip That You'll Never Want To Take Off

Prepare to never want to wear another sweatshirt again. This sherpa fleece half-zip is cozy and warm, making it a staple for the colder months of the year — as well as chilly spring and summer nights at the beach. The slightly oversized silhouette hits below the hips for a loose fit that pairs especially well with leggings. Choose from neutrals, pink, and plum for a comfy staple that belongs in your closet.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


A Pencil Skirt That's A Classic For A Reason

This pencil skirt is a wardrobe essential for a reason — it never goes out of style. Prepare to fall head over heels for this versatile garment that comes in over 40 colors and reviewers say is opaque and keeps its shape after washing. One reviewer writes: "Nice quality skirt for the price. It looks and fits as pictured. Thick enough that it does not require a slip. It's very soft but retains its shape well."

  • Available sizes: S-XXXL


These Aviator Sunglasses With A Mirrored Finish

Protecting your eyes from the sun's harmful rays is an absolute must. Spending hundreds of dollars to do so, however, is not. Instead, cop a pair of these mirrored aviator glasses for a fraction of the cost. The trendy frames provide UV 400 protection and feel virtually weightless in the process. They come in 10 different shades, including greenish-blue, purple, and pink.


These Pointed-Toe Pumps That Transition Nicely From The Office To The Bar

Block heels might be the craze of the moment, but you can never go wrong with a classic pair of stilettos. To keep your closet fully stocked, peruse this assortment of 16 different colors and patterns. Each pair features a 4-inch heel and ankle strap, both of which are nothing short of eye-catching.

  • Available sizes: 5-11


The Stretchy Slacks That Create A Beautifully Tailored End Look

Create your very own career capsule collection with a few pairs of these machine-washable ankle dress pants that come in 10 different colors. They're made with cotton and elastane for the classic look of a tailored trouser with the comfort and stretch of pajamas.

  • Available sizes: XS-XXL


This Fit And Flare Dress That Comes In 36 Colors And Prints

Sometimes picking out a full outfit can be entirely too much. On those days, reach for this V-neck fit-and-flare dress. The semi-stretch material slips easily over your head for an #OOTD that looks like it required a lot more effort than it actually did. If you love the comfort and convenience of the fan-favorite basic, get excited because it comes in dozens of different colors and patterns, including florals and stripes.

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


These Bangles That Can Be Stacked Or Worn Alone

Make accessorizing easier than ever by stocking up on this stack of bracelets. Each set features silver, gold, and rose gold bangles that can be worn together or alone — you choose. They're made with tarnish-resistant metal, so you don't have to worry about irritating your wrists with the affordable jewelry.


This Weekender Bag That Fits All Your Necessities

Packing can be pretty stressful, but with this super organized weekender bag, it won't be. The main compartment features a side zipper pocket, as well as two open pockets for additional storage. It has a strap on the back to hook onto the handle of your luggage, as well as a detachable cross-body strap. You can even get one that features a bottom compartment that easily fits two pairs of shoes.


These Sporty Tank Tops That Are The Perfect Length To Pair With Leggings

Never scour the shelves for workout shirts again. These loose-fitting muscle tank tops are the best staples for your sweat sessions. They feature wide arm holes and a high-low bottom hem for a comfy fit that just covers your backside. Beyond the shape, the fabric is soft and breathable, so you'll never overheat when wearing them to workout.

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


This Cardigan That You'll Want To Purchase In Every Color

If you're someone who always gets cold, you know how helpful it is to always have a cardigan within reach. Make sure you're always prepared by buying one (or a few) of these best-selling knit cardigan sweaters. The semi-stretchy silhouette fits over just about any shirt, making it a great layering option you'll want to buy again and again. One shopper wrote: "I just purchased my third cardigan in army green since it's finally back in stock. These colors are so rich. I just can't say enough wonderful things about these cardigans!"

  • Available sizes: XS-XL


These Sports Bras That Provide Shape And Support

With over 4,000 five-star reviews, these racerback sports bras are worth every penny. They feature a supportive, seamless fit, created with fabric that keeps skin comfortable and dry. One shopper wrote: "I usually wear a regular bra under my sports bras, but this isn't necessary with these as it provides good lift and support."

  • Available sizes: S-XXL


A Flowy Cardigan That Can Be Work Casually Or Dressed Up

This open cardigan sweater comes in seven colors that go with anything and everything. The stretchy, lightweight garment pairs well with jeans, slacks, shorts, leggings, and dresses. It's flowy and long with a slightly defined waist, which gives the loose fit a more tailored appeal.

  • Available sizes: S-XL


This Sideways Initial Necklace That's Super Trendy Right Now

If you've been on Instagram lately, then you're well aware that initial necklaces are back and better than ever. And what better way to score the snap-worthy look than with this affordable version? It's made with plated stainless steel, so you never have to worry about it rusting away on your neck, and the large, sideways letter is a fresh new spin on the classic.


These Classic Canvas Sneakers That Match Just About Everything

Keep it cozy and casual with a pair of the classic black canvas sneakers. They're made with padded insoles, non-slip outsoles, and a few vent holes to guarantee comfort with every step. If you want to take it up a notch, choose from the black, white, and off-white PU leather versions.

  • Available sizes: 6-11

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