Of The Most Popular Clothing Under $35 On Amazon, These 45 Pieces Look The Most Expensive

From statement coats to palazzo pants, these pieces are on-trend — and affordable.

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It can be hard to balance your desire for expensive-looking clothing with a desire to not empty your bank account. Can’t there be clothes that look expensive but are actually affordable? Spoiler: the answer is yes and there are so many on Amazon just waiting to grace your closet. This list is full of the most popular clothing on Amazon that costs less than $35, but looks way more expensive.

If you’re looking for a cozy shirt-jacket combo (also known as the humble “shacket”), try this thick flannel with bold plaid patterns. If you’re looking for a statement jacket that won’t break the bank, this shaggy coat has total ‘70’s vibes and would look great paired with some flared jeans and big sunglasses. For a retro look from a different era, try this tight-fitting pencil dress that looks like something out of Mad Men. Work pants tend to be stiff and uncomfortable, but these pleated dress pants have an elastic waist, which you’d never know just by looking at them.

Whether you’re looking to upgrade your work wardrobe, find a look for a special occasion, or just want some new and improved casual clothing, this list has tons of quality, affordable pieces that look way more expensive than they really are.


A Lightweight Dress That You Can Wear Every Day In The Summer

The great part about floral prints is that they never go out of style. This button-up midi dress has a small and dainty floral pattern all over, as well as a tie detail to cinch at the waist. Made from a lightweight, breathable fabric, this dress is great for warm summer days, but can also be paired with tights and a cardigan for the colder weather.

  • Available sizes: Small — X-Large
  • Available colors: 29


An Off-The-Shoulder Top That’s Super Trendy

Show off a peek of skin with this off-the-shoulder top. This long sleeve blouse has a wrap detail and an asymmetrical shoulder detail, so you can reveal a bit of skin while still staying mostly covered, which is ideal for the colder months when you want to wear something warm and trendy.

  • Available sizes: Small — X-large
  • Available colors: 8


A Pleated Tulle Skirt With Floral Details

It would be hard not to twirl around in this pleated tulle skirt. With its sheer layers and delicate floral detail, this skirt has a vintage look but with modern touches like a comfortable elastic waistband. One reviewer describes it as “exceptionally well constructed” and “Definitely worth well more than the price.”

  • Available sizes: One size
  • Available colors: 29


This Long Sleeve Top With Puff Sleeves

Add a little flair to your basic long sleeve top with this crew neck top with a puffed sleeve detail. Made from a stretchy, ribbed knit fabric, this top has the comfort of a basic but the look of a more expensive top. “It fits perfectly and goes great with high-waisted jeans,” wrote one reviewer. Perfect length to tuck in.”

  • Available sizes: X-Small — X-Large
  • Available colors: 13


This Cozy Flannel Shirt That’s Great For Layering

Throw this plaid flannel over a graphic tee for a cool, casual look, or layer over a long sleeve top for a warm and layered look. This flannel has an oversized fit, large buttons, and a distinct plaid pattern. One reviewer wrote that the material is “thicker like a flannel jacket” and “incredibly soft.”

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 16


A Faux Suede Mini Skirt With Button Detail That’s Perfect For Casual Meetups

Pair this faux suede skirt with some tights and chunky boots for a perfect fall or winter look. Add a turtleneck or long sleeve bodysuit on top and you’re golden. Even though it looks like it’s made from a real, quality suede, the skirt still has plenty of stretch. It also has ornamental buttons running down the front to make it even cuter.

  • Available sizes: Small — X-Large
  • Available colors: 10


This Turtleneck Sweater That Can Be Worn By Itself, Or As A First Layer

A good turtleneck sweater will always look chic. This warm yet lightweight turtleneck can be worn on its own, or as your first layer on an exceptionally breezy day. The neck is capable of folding in, just in case you want to switch up your look or showcase a necklace. It’s a great, versatile addition to any wardrobe.

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors and varieties: 23


These High-Waisted Capris That Are Comfy & Cool

Whether you’re going to a yoga class or just hanging around the house, these capris will keep you cool and looking great. They’re high-waisted with four-way stretch to keep you comfortable, and then flare out at the leg for more of a relaxed fit. Best of all, reviewers report that the pockets are large enough to hold a phone.

  • Available sizes: Small — 3X-Large
  • Available colors: 8


This Little Black Dress With Ruched Detail That Fits Like A Glove

Everyone needs a little black dress in their wardrobe (or blue, or pink, or any of the many other colors this dress comes in). With a plunging v-neck and ruched detail around the body for a tight, bodycon fit. “OMG this dress is so amazing!” wrote one reviewer. “It's good quality and has the right amount of stretch.”

  • Available sizes: Small — X-Large
  • Available colors: 14


This Stretchy Cropped Jacket That’s Cute & Fits Great

With a cropped cut, long sleeves, half-zipper front, and thumb holes, this jacket looks as good as it feels. It’s super soft, stretchy, and moisture-wicking, so it’s great for working out, running errands, or just hanging around. And with 16 available colors, you might have to snag more than one.

  • Available sizes: X-Small — Large
  • Available colors: 16


This Long Cardigan That Can Keep You Warm On A Chilly Day

Layer up with this midi-length, open front cardigan. This lightweight cardigan can be worn as an outer layer on days with a slight breeze, or paired with long sleeves and a coat during the colder months. The sweater has pockets and comes in a wide array of colors and patterns, from leopard print to stars.

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 34


A Simple Pencil Dress That Can be Worn Casually Or Formally

This short-sleeve pencil dress is so versatile that it can be worn in basically any setting, whether casual or formal. Add jewelry, heels, and a statement coat for a fun, formal look, or go for a chill vibe with some sneakers and a denim jacket. “I wore it to the beach while on vacation, then to a mothers day event, and then on a date,” wrote one reviewer when describing its versatility.

  • Available sizes: X-Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 14


An Oversized Button Down That Comes With Tons Of Compliments

Whether you pair this button down with jeans or leggings, you might be in for some compliments, reviewers report. It’s made of lightweight cotton with a color block design and can be worn on its own or over a tank top. It comes with an oversized fit and one user adds, “the back is long so it covers your bum.”

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 10


This Shaggy Coat With Vintage ‘70s Vibes

Sometimes your outfit just calls for a statement coat, like this shaggy faux fur jacket. With its layers of fluffy fringe, this jacket has total ‘70s vibes — all you need are some bell bottoms and big sunglasses to complete the look. “I LOVE this,” wrote one shopper. “So many compliments and the quality is great for the price.”

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 11


This Corduroy Button-Down With An Oversized Fit

Corduroy is a great way to make an outfit look more expensive than it is. This button-down top is made from soft fabric that stands out from other cotton or polyester weaves. Plus, it happens to be very comfortable. The top can be worn with jeans, but — have no fear — is also long enough that it can cover your butt while just wearing leggings.

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 18


A Soft, Lightweight Crewneck Sweater That Comes In 40 Colors

This Amazon Essential crewneck sweater is so basic and versatile that you’ll be tempted to get one in several colors, which is totally doable because they come in 40 shades and patterns. Whether you like a stripe, leopard print, or neutral color, this sweater has the options. It also has over 7,000 five-star ratings, with reviews saying it easily rivals sweaters from prominent clothing chains.

  • Available sizes: 3X-Small Slim — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 40


This Comfortable Blazer That’ll Add Extra Class To Your Look

While most blazers are made out of a stiff, uncomfortable material, this casual blazer is made from a polyester and spandex blend, so it’s stretchy and soft. It comes in plenty of bright shades, so you can add a pop of color to your look. “You can wear these to work and look professional without your movement being restricted,” wrote one shopper. It’s a great way to look even more sophisticated.

  • Available sizes: Small — 5X
  • Available colors: 26


A Pair Of Leggings That Look Like Faux Leather

Regular leggings are perfectly fine, but these faux leather leggings add a bit of spice to your wardrobe. They’re just as stretchy and comfy as typical leggings, but have a pleather sheen to them that makes them a bit edgier. Wear them on their own as pants or pair them with a long top or tunic.

  • Available sizes: Small — 3X
  • Available colors: 17


This Backless Maxi Dress That’s Bound To Be A Showstopper

It’s not often that you can find a quality maxi dress at an affordable price, but this flowing halter dress has it all. With a cinched waist and loose skirt, this dress is perfect for a night out with the girl, a date, or even a trip to the beach. “It is so vibrant and the material is great quality,” wrote one reviewer.

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 29


A Vibrant Button-Down That’s Available In Bold Patterns

There’s nothing wrong with a plain button-down shirt, but sometimes you need a little flair. This button-down shirt comes in bold, geometric patterns, so you can stand out while still wearing a classic silhouette. “The colors are just as flashy in person as online. I received many compliments!” raved one shopper.

  • Available sizes: X-Small — 4X-Large
  • Available colors: 19


This Pleated Maxi Skirt That Actually Has Pockets

Who doesn’t love a skirt with pockets? This high-waisted midi skirt has a loose, pleated shape that’s both comfy and stylish. It has over 9,000 positive reviews, with one shopper calling it a “great skirt” that “looks and feels expensive.” It can easily be dressed up with the right accessories, but can also be worn to the beach.

  • Available sizes: X-Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 13


This Longsleeved Mini Dress With A Charming Ruffled Hem

This mini dress has so many cute details, from its ruffled hem to the wrap tie around the waist. The lightweight material features a dainty floral print and has long sleeves, so you can totally add tights or leggings and wear it during the colder seasons. It’s made from a lightweight material, so it’s also a great choice for the spring and summer too.

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 13


A Stunning Cocktail Dress With A Retro Flare

If you want to feel like one of the women of Mad Men, then this retro cocktail dress is the way to go. With a form-fitting silhouette, high neckline, and tie around the collar. “The fabric is comfortable and stretchy,” wrote one reviewer. “I’m ordering more colors!”

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-large
  • Available colors: 16


A Hoodie With A Cozy Sherpa Lining

This fleece hoodie isn’t just any old sweatshirt; it has a thick sherpa lining so you can stay as warm and cozy as possible. It’s great for layering and works as a base layer in the colder months, or on its own on a chilly fall day. “The furry lining keeps the wind out and makes the hood and sleeves very warm,” wrote one reviewer.

  • Available sizes: Medium — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 9


A Pair Of Dress Pants That Have An Elastic Waist And Real Pockets

You don’t have to sacrifice your comfort for style with these dress pants that have a comfortable, elastic waist. Made from a stretchy rayon material, these pants have the sophisticated look of a typical pair of dress pants with the comfort of workout pants. Wear them to work and no one will be able to tell that they’re zipper-free.

  • Available sizes: 6 — 18 Short
  • Available colors: 6


This Super Cute Workout Set That’s Squat-Proof

If you’re looking for a super cute and comfortable workout set, then this crop top and bike shorts have got you covered. They’re made of a ribbed, stretchy fabric that’s moisture-wicking and moves with you, whether you’re at the gym or not. Reviewers love the way it feels and one reports, “Perfect for squatting as well no see through.”

  • Available sizes: X-Small — Large
  • Available colors: 10


An Amazon Essentials Dress With Buttons Running Down The Front

Sometimes you need a dress that you can just throw on without thinking about it. This Amazon Essential A-line dress has a basic shape that looks good whether you wear it to work, on a date, or while running errands. It can easily be dressed up or down with the right accessories.

  • Available sizes: X-Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 8


Some Belted Trousers With Bows On The Ankles

Add a little flair to your pants with these pencil trousers that have bows in three places. With a tie on the waist and ornamental bows on the ankles, these trousers are great for wearing in a business setting, but they can also be paired with sneakers for a more casual look.

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 28


These Long Sleeve Crop Tops With A Chic Neckline

Moisture-wicking, breathable, stretchy, these two crop tops have got it all. They’re made of a knit, ribbed fabric that fits like a glove and gives you support throughout the day. Plus, they have a chic, square neckline and thumb holes that are cute and practical.

  • Available sizes: Small — Large
  • Available colors: 15


This Pencil Skirt That’s A #1 Best Seller With Over 10,000 Fans

It might look simple, but this pencil skirt has over 10,000 positive reviews on Amazon. One shopper even loved it so much she wrote “I'm currently working on owning this skirt in EVERY color.” Since this skirt comes in over 30 colors, that’s saying something. The skirt has just enough stretchy for comfortable all-day wear.

  • Available sizes: Small — 5X
  • Available colors: 32


A Dress That’ll Help Keep You Warm All Night Long

It’s hard to imagine a cozier dress than one made out of the same material as a sweatshirt. This crewneck dress has a knee-length skirt and long sleeves, so you can feel super cozy while still looking trendy. One shopper described the fabric as “comfy cozy with a dream-like soft and fluffy new sweatshirt inside.”

  • Available sizes: 1X — 6X
  • Available colors: 10


A Waffle-Knit Sweater That Can Be Worn Multiple Ways

The best part about this waffle-knit sweater is that it can be worn two different ways. The neckline is wide enough that the sweater can be worn off the shoulder for a cozy, flirty look, but it can also be worn normally. The v-neck sweater has lantern sleeves and can be dressed up or down.

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 13


This Mini Dress That Comes In Colorful Floral Patterns

Reviewers of this long sleeve mini dress describe wearing it to weddings, cocktails parties, a trip to Las Vegas, and out to dinner. The flouncy dress has a deep v-neck, lantern sleeves, and a ruffled skirt. It comes in several colorful floral prints in both light and dark shades, so you can choose based on the vibe of the occasion.

  • Available sizes: 4-6 — 20-22
  • Available colors: 22


A Flowy Belted Dress That Comes In 32 Prints

From brunch to casual garden parties, this V-neck dress is great for any occasion. It has a flowy design with butterfly sleeves, a belted waist, and comes in 32 cute prints. One reviewer raves that it made them feel “beautiful and comfortable.”

  • Available sizes: X-Small — X-Large
  • Available prints: 32


This Cozy Sweatshirt That’s Just Like Wearing A Blanket

Bundle up in this fuzzy fleece sweatshirt that has a three-quarter zip, hood, and pockets. The ultra-soft fleece is great for the cold days of winter when you just want to bundle up. “It feels so nice, like a warm blanket is wrapping me up in the cold,” wrote one reviewer. The fabric is warm, but still thin enough that you can layer on top.

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 24


A Bestselling Bodysuit That Goes With Everything

Whether you pair this turtleneck bodysuit with your favorite pair of jeans or a cute miniskirt, it will give you a sleek, trendy look. The bodysuit gives the look of a perfectly tucked-in shirt, but the best part is that it never comes untucked. The long sleeves and high neckline make it perfect for layering in the colder months.

  • Available sizes: X-Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors and patterns: 29


This Jumpsuit That Has A Built-In Bra

This opaque jumpsuit is a must-have basic. You can style it with a jean jacket, flannel, or comfy sweatshirt for a coffee run, or just wear it on its own when you hit the gym. It’s breathable, stretchy, and the adjustable straps and padded built-in bra keep you comfortable and supported.

  • Available sizes: Small — Large
  • Available colors: 4


These Jean Shorts With 15,000+ 5-Star Reviews

These jean shorts have a little bit of stretch and a vintage-inspired fit that many reviewers have described as “perfect.” They’re made of heavy denim and feature a high-waist with a button closure, that adds to their classic look. They also come in 35 colors, including pairs with a more distressed design.

  • Available sizes: 22 plus — 39 regular
  • Available colors: 35


These Levi’s Jeans That Don’t Lose Their Shape

It’s always good to have some stretch in your jeans for added comfort. These Levi’s skinny jeans have built-in stretch in their fabric, so you can have the classic fitted look without feeling constricted. They have over 15,000 five-star ratings, with one reviewer calling them “the best pair of jeans I have ever owned.”

  • Available sizes: 2-28
  • Available colors: 4


A Long Sleeve Dress That’s Super Versatile

This long sleeve belted dress is made from a comfortable cotton blend, so it’s endlessly versatile. Wear it for casual occasions like running errands or grabbing coffee, or dress it up for a night out or a day at the office. It has a boat neckline and pockets. “This dress will look good whether you're wearing Converse or high heels,” wrote one reviewer.

  • Available sizes: Small — X-Large
  • Available colors: 25


These Wire-Rimmed Sunglasses With A Retro Vibe

Featuring polarized lenses and UV protection, these round sunglasses will protect your eyes, and give you a timeless look while they’re at it. They have sturdy, wire-rimmed frames that look high-quality and come with over 12,000 five-star ratings. And one reviewer reports, “They look trendy and stand out but not over the top.”

  • Available sizes: One size
  • Available colors: 7


This Crop Top With A Mock Turtleneck

Just because the weather is cooler, doesn’t mean you have to give up your crop tops. This crop top has a mock turtleneck and long sleeves, so you can wear it in the winter. It pairs well with high-waisted pants and is also a great layering piece. “I want to buy every color because of how soft and cozy they are,” wrote one reviewer.

  • Available sizes: X-Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 18


A Pair Of Palazzo Pants For Day Or Night

If you’re looking for slacks that can go from work to happy hour, then look no further. These flowy palazzo pants feature a relaxed wide-leg, front pleats, and elastic waistband in the back, that’s both comfortable and stylish. And, caring for them couldn’t be easier, as one reviewer reports, “No need to iron!”

  • Available sizes: X-Small — 2X, including short sizes
  • Available colors/prints: 32


This Sleeveless Jumpsuit That Feels Like Pajamas

It doesn’t get much more comfortable than this sleeveless jumpsuit. Made from a loose and stretchy fabric, this jumpsuit is as comfortable as pajamas, but still looks put-together. Plus it’s easier to layer with a cardigan or sweater. “It's flowy, buttery soft and looks very boho chic,” wrote one reviewer.

  • Available sizes: Small — 4X-Large
  • Available colors: 29


These Cute & Comfy Elastic Shorts

These casual shorts are so comfy, you might want to wear them all the time. One reviewer reports, “These are one of the most comfortable pairs of shorts I’ve ever owned.” They’re made of soft polyester and stretchy spandex, and feature a stylish color block design. Best of all, they have pockets.

  • Available sizes: X-Small — 4X-Large Plus
  • Available colors: 7

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