How to Wear Fall’s Biggest Trends for Under $50

fall trends under $50

Here are six ways to incorporate some of my favorite fall trends into your existing wardrobe. Best of all, everything here is under $50!

Corset dress: ASOS ($45)
Wear this dress with crip white sneakers or dress it up with OTK boots.

Plaid Blazer: Target ($34.99)
Perfect with skinny jeans (or mom jeans – see below) and you’re favorite white t-shirt.

Mom Jeans: American Eagle ($49.95)
Mom jeans have gotten a bad rap in the past, but this flattering pair will give your look an effortless vibe whilst making your legs look miles long. Wear them with sneakers, flats, heels, or sock booties.

Red Statement Earrings: Baublebar ($48)
Red is this season’s color, and there are about a million ways to incorporate it into your wardrobe. One of the easiest is with some on-trend statement earrings (that would happen to look great with all the outfits described above.)

Hoop Earrings: Jules Smith ($35)
Hoops are back, and in a big way. Replace your last-season’s studs with either a classic hoop, or something a little less traditional like these from Jules Smith.

Velvet: H&M ($14.99)
Velvet is EVERYWHERE this season. Wear this sexy little cami with jeans, heels and a leather jacket. Also, if you’re willing to spend a few bucks more than $50, check out both this dress and this jumpsuit – which would be perfect for fall weddings.


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15 Summer Wedding Guest Dresses Under $200

Wedding guest dresses under $200

It’s that time of year again: Wedding Season! And the search for the perfect, affordable, and stylish dress is ON. These are some of my favorite dresses under $200 (many of which are even under $100). I’m loving all the romantic off-the-shoulder and one-strap styles this year. It’s the perfect way to show just a hint of skin but keep most things to the imagination.

1. ASOS dress ($135)
2. Bardot dress ($119)
3. ASOS jumpsuit ($76)
4. Keepsake dress ($195)
5. ASOS skirt ($79)
6. Adlyn Rae dress ($101)
7. Pretty by Rory Floral ($78)
8. Keepsake Dress ($195)
9. ASOS dress ($119)
10. Shopbop dress ($163)
11. ASOS dress ($119)
12. Bardot dress ($109)
13. ASOS dress ($190)
14. WAYF dress ($65)
15. Need Supply Co jumpsuit ($88)

Which is your favorite? It’s so hard for me to choose! I tried this one on in-store (they didn’t have my size) and it’s so gorgeous in person! The photo online doesn’t do it justice – the color is so rich and beautiful! And this one just came online today and I’m obsessed with it. All the summer weddings I have coming up call for semi-formal or cocktail attire, but if I had a black-tie wedding to go to, I would absolutely buy this one. So sassy and on-trend this season.

These dress roundups are always some of my favorite posts to put together. What can I say? I just looove love, and I looove wedding season! Let me know what you think and if you end up wearing any of these to any of your upcoming events.


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Statement Top

Ruffle off the shoulder babydoll top and white jeasns via Confessions of a Product Junkie

This shirt is totally out of my comfort zone, but I kind of love it. I’ve always been a little wary of anything that draws too much attention to the upper part of my body because of my fuller bust, so I had a major eye roll moment when I saw that one of this year’s biggest trends was voluminous tops… But honestly, they’re really starting to grow on me. After all, fashion should be, above all else, fun. And sometimes it’s a good idea to forget all the rules you think you know about what’s flattering on your body and just embrace whatever your drawn to. And for whatever reason, I was totally drawn to this crazy shirt.

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OUTFIT DETAILS
gifted Shein top | Gap jeans (old, similar here) | Steve Madden shoes (also obsessed with these) | River Island handbag (and similar style here) | Etsy necklace | gifted Monica Vinader ring

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The exact top I’m wearing here is unfortunately sold out at the moment, but SheIn has about a million other adorable statement tops (all under $20!) on their website. Their site is perfect for trendy items because everything is literally so cheap! And the quality is surprisingly good for the price, although I do recommend reading the reviews on each item to learn more about the fit before ordering. I’ve linked to some of my favorite statement tops from SheIn on the widget at the bottom of this post.

Off the shoulder ruffle pinstripe top and white jeans via Confessions of a Product Junkie

Statement top

Off the shoulder ruffle top and white jeans via Confessions of a Product Junkie

Off the shoulder pinstripe smocked detail babydoll top via Confessions of a Product Junkie


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STATEMENT TOPS
(Click on any of the images below to shop the item.)

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Winter Wardrobe Refresh: Instead of This, Try That…

bomber-jacket

I’m going to preface this post by saying that I’m not encouraging you to throw away your old standbys and buy a brand new wardrobe. In fact, a few of the “older” pieces I list here are actually some of my favorite things in my closet (you’ll have to pry my tee shirts and skinny jeans off my cold, dead body in order for me to part with them!)

But for those times when you feel like your wardrobe is getting a little redundant, sometimes simply swapping one of your old standbys for a new, more current or take on the same piece can make any given outfit feel totally refreshed.

straight-leg-jeans

 

skinny jeans: Mother

high-waisted, straight-leg jeans: Levi’s, Topshop, or Citizens of Humanity.

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raw-hem-jeans

distressed denim: Rag & Bone

raw-hem denim: Rag & Bone, Levi’s, or Citizens of Humanity.

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block-heel-boots

ankle booties: Rag & Bone.

block-heel, over-the-ankle boots: Kendall & Kylie, Sam Edelman, or Marc Fisher LTD (I own and love these!)

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loafers

ballet flats: Kate Spade

loafers: Jeffery Campbell (also in black), Kristin Cavallri, or Steve Madden.

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mock-neck-sweater

v-neck sweater: J Crew.

mockneck sweaters: UNIQLO (I own this one in every color!) or Halogen.

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bodysuit

t-shirt: T by Alexander Wang.

bodysuits: Ella Moss, Topshop, or Alix.

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bomber-jacket

denim jacket: Rag & Bone.

bomber jackets: Topshop (I have and love this one!), H&M, and Glamorous.

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wrap-or-cape

cardigan: J Crew

wrap: Rag & Bone, Banana Republic, or Club Monaco.

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boucle-jacket

blazer: Trouve.

tweed jackets: Rebecca TaylorIRO, J Crew, Veronica Bard, Banana Republic, or Ann Taylor.

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I’ve talked a lot on this blog about how I like to look for “classics with a twist”. Any of the above pieces fall into that category. They’re basics that make up the foundation of your wardrobe, but they also have special details that help elevate them and make them feel less generic.

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