Just like with makeup and accessories, there are certain clothing items on which we donâ€™t mind splurging. Investing in a great pair of jeans that fits just right or that classic Chanel suit that never goes out of style is totally worth itâ€”but stocking up your closet with other budget buys is truly the best way to round out a healthy wardrobe. Thatâ€™s exactly why weâ€™ve rounded up 50 of the best cheap and budget-friendly fashion sites that wonâ€™t cost you the same amount as your monthly rent for one top. From hidden shopping gems to the big brands every fashion girl should know, these affordable clothing sites are ones every fashionista should knowâ€”whether youâ€™re on a budget or not.
You can find an amazing bargain at Missguided, and with the sheer volume of product on the site, youâ€™re almost guaranteed to find something youâ€™ll like. (Includes plus-sizes.)
This New York label specializes in statement-making, confidence-boosting pieces, most of which come in under $100. Even better? Sizing goes up to 3X. (Includes plus-sizes.)
This Aussie fashion hub stocks brands like Cameo Collective, Keepsake, Finders Keepers, and The Fifth, all of which excel at party-ready dresses and cool, covetable separates at $200-and-under price points. Bonus: youâ€™ll probably be the only one of your friends wearing them.
4.Â Nasty Gal
If youâ€™re a fan of fun, offbeat, affordable fashion, and you havenâ€™t hit up Nasty Gal yet, what are you waiting for? The e-commerce powerhouse started as an eBay vintage store, and still has a knack for trends inspired by decades past. (Includes plus-sizes.)
5.Â Modern Citizen
Head here for the kind of minimalist, neutral-toned, no-fuss fashion that forms the foundation of any good wardrobe. The accessories offering isnâ€™t huge, but what they do have looks much more expensive than it really isâ€”which is exactly what we like in a handbag.
If youâ€™re wondering where that editor on Insta got herÂ crazy-cool top with the ruffled sleeves, cut-out shoulders, or extra-long cuffs, odds are good it came from this Korea-based site where nearly everything is under $100.
7. WILD FANG
Wild Fang is a female-founded and women-run company that consistently gives to organizations like Planned Parenthood and the ACLUâ€”and almost everything is under $100.
Cupshe is your one-stop-shop for everything youâ€™ll need for your next vacation. (Includes plus-sizes.)
Fast fashion label Minkpink is gaining a good reputation for their cute â€˜nâ€™ cheap clothes, but make sure you also checkout their sunglasses collection before leaving the website.
Click over to Stylenanda for statement accessories under $40, crop tops, breezy dresses, and inexpensive items that will add personality to your look next Spring.
11.Â Dorothy Perkins
The Dorothy Perkins woman doesnâ€™t like anything too overtly trendyâ€”she prefers pretty pieces in classic, feminine shapes that will last more than a season. The brand is owned by the same company as Topshop, so the shopping experience will be familiar if youâ€™ve purchased anything from there before, but the offerings are more conservative, so donâ€™t come looking for your next Coachella getup. (Includes plus-sizes.)
ASOS stocks a truly massive number of brands, but the storeâ€™s in-house labels are often our favorites. You can browse ASOS, ASOS Curve, ASOS Petite, and ASOS Tall any season and know youâ€™re going to find what youâ€™re looking for. (Includes plus-sizes.)
While it can be a bit risky to order clothing from Shein without trying them on (Weâ€™ve found their sizing is hit-and-miss.), thereâ€™s no denying those prices cannot be beat. (Includes plus-sizes.)
14.Â Staple the Label
Classic stripes and wearable shapes will make this your new favorite label to wear on lazy weekends.
Article& is everything you love about Brooklynâ€”cool, offbeat style at prices that wonâ€™t scare you away. The store offers a tight edit of unique, wearable, and affordable threads and jewelry by contemporary and independent labels.
From Manchesterâ€™s best-kept fashion secret to one of the fastest-growing global e-boutiques, Boohoo is like Missguidedâ€™s younger sister, stocking the latest trends at deep bargains. (Includes plus-sizes.)
COS is in the same stable of retailers as H&M, but donâ€™t let that fool you: the sophisticated aesthetic and arty wares can easily pass as designer. The prices, too,Â hover closer to the $100-markâ€”but donâ€™t miss the jewelry section, where an expensive-lookingÂ new necklace or set of earrings can be had for less than $30.
Eloquii is a plus-size clothing brand that runs from sizes 14 to 28. Nearly everything typically runs under $100 (aside from some dresses and jackets), and thereâ€™s everything from workwear to brunch outfits available. (Includes plus-sizes.)
19.Â Pixie Market
The editing of this e-boutique is what really makes it special. Itâ€™s very possible to scroll through eight pages of garments and want Every. Last. Piece. Consider yourself warned.
20. Amazon Fashion
Hey, donâ€™t knock it â€™til you try it! Amazon fashion now has so many great looks at pretty much every price pointâ€”and a lot of it is from your favorite designers, celebrities and influencers. (Includes plus-sizes.)
21. Few Moda
Street-style-worthy clothes at Zara-esque price tags? Where do we sign up? This subscription-based site gives you access to wholesale prices for your favorite designers.
22. Sister Jane
Like Pixie Market, this British brand always boasts a tightly-edited selected of super-cute clothingâ€”but weâ€™re also impressed by the range. Youâ€™ll find super-femme floral dressesÂ and prim lace button-downs alongside boho fringe and party-ready sequins.
Feel-good fashionâ€”that is, the kind thatâ€™s ethically madeâ€”often comes with a hefty price-tag. But not at StyleSaint: these guys are all about making ethical, affordable products that last more than just one season. Weâ€™re particularly into the lace dresses, so make sure you have a look in that direction while browsing the online store.
24.Â Forever 21
If thereâ€™s a trend youâ€™re loving, but know will be dated by next season, step into this fashion chainâ€”theyâ€™re bound to be carrying the look youâ€™re after at a price you wonâ€™t be scared to pay. (Includes plus-sizes.)
25. Nordstromâ€™s Sale Section
Obviously Nordstrom houses some of fashionâ€™s biggest and most expensive brands, but their sale section cannot be beat. Itâ€™s the ultimate place to find deals on all your favorite pieces.
26. Pretty Little Thing
Pretty Little Thing is similar to Missguided and Boohoo: full of trendy fast-fashion finds that your wallet wonâ€™t hate you for buying. (Includes plus-sizes.)
Step this way for beautifully-designed clothes thatÂ actually last. As every Canadian knows, their layering pieces, tissue-thin tees, and winter coats are some of the best you can buy. The store stocks several in-house brands, so it helps to know your faves:
Motel is sparkly dress central. Head here forÂ shameless sequins, skin-baring cocktail looks, and fun festival outfits.
Your one-stop-shop for inclusive, retro-inspired fashion. (Includes plus-sizes.)
In most major cities you can find a H&M on just about every cornerâ€”but even still, we prefer the less stressful experience of browsing online. Itâ€™s easier to see everything they carry, none of itâ€™s been tried on 20 times, and thereâ€™s no risk of being jostled by a group of rowdy teens. (Includes plus-sizes.)
Luluâ€™s is filled with under-$50 party dresses, plus cheap â€˜nâ€™ cute tops, sweaters, skirts, and more.
Consider itÂ Japanâ€™s answer to H&M. The denim is great, the collaborations (Carine Roitfeld, Jil Sander) are even better, but the tights, tanks, and turtlenecks in the brandâ€™s Heattech fabric are what we stock up on year after year.
If youâ€™re stuck on stocking fillers for Christmas, order from Wanderlust&Co to pick up under-$50, delicate jewelry, including midi-rings, hand chains, ear cuffs, and more.
34. Princess Polly
From mini dresses to the perfect crop top, Princess Polly has everything you need for the ideal going-out (or hanging out) wardrobeâ€”with almost everything under $70.
By the same company who created Oasis, Warehouse is like a slightly more luxe take on the affordable Oasis aesthetic. Plus, their sale section is incredible.
36.Â River Island
Famed in part for a series of collaborations with Rihanna, River Island is also a reliable go-to for inexpensive pieces across the board. Go here for great denim and to snap up passingÂ trends you donâ€™t want to invest too heavily in.
Some of Loftâ€™s pieces can be priced a little higher than some places, but they almost always have a sale going on. From classic pieces to some trendier ones, this is a great site to find good quality everyday looks. (Includes plus-sizes.)
38.Â & Other Stories
Picture all the accessories you love in Zara, and then multiply them by tenâ€”thatâ€™s what youâ€™ll find at & Other Stories. The labelÂ is one of the more luxe brands in H&Mâ€™s portfolio and famed for incredibleÂ shoes, bags, and jewelry, though theyâ€™ve also nailed off-beat collaborations with designers like Rodarte and Zana Bayne.
Whether or not youâ€™ve ever stepped into a Mango store, you have to admit the Spanish mega-brandâ€™s onlineÂ product photography is seriously enticing.
We all love Target, and the prices on their clothing just canâ€™t be beat. Plus, Target has been becoming much more size-inclusive recentlyÂ and expanding their clothing offerings. (Includes plus-sizes.)
Anyone who loves their budget brands is no doubt already familiar with Topshop, the reigning retailer forÂ expensive-looking, wallet-friendly wardrobes.
42.Â Humble Chic
Be prepared to hunt through a few pages on this online store to find what youâ€™re looking forâ€”which is wearableÂ striped tops, cozy puffer coats, and classic denim, all at easy-on-the-purse prices.
43. Chic Soul
Chic Soul is a curvy online boutique thatâ€™s pretty easy on the budget. The e-retailer has everything from your next favorite pair of jeans to work out gear. (Includes plus-sizes.)
Tobi is the perfect place to find both going out ensembles and cozy sweaters for nights at home. Plus, theyâ€™re almost always running some kind of sale on their already-low prices.
A new, Instagram-friendly wardrobe can be found on the cheap at this Los Angeles-based siteâ€”think crop tops for $25, vegan leather jackets for $60 and chokers for $10. (Includes plus-sizes.)
46.Â Need Supply Co.
Shop online from this Richmond, Virginia-based boutique for shoes that will make people ask where you got them, plus sleek apparel in wearable colors like grey, white, peach, and black. Thereâ€™s a range of prices here, so donâ€™t be afraid to search for those deals.
Thereâ€™s always something new at this Asian site. On the one hand, this means the tops, dresses, jackets, and layering essentials are always fresh, but on the other, thereâ€™s so much stock it can be overwhelming.
Yeah, we knowâ€”Zara isnâ€™t exactly under the radar, but for relatively inexpensiveÂ clothes and accessories that look as if they were ripped from the runway, itâ€™s one of the best.
49. Jaded London
Not for the faint of heart, but feasible for the light of wallet, this UK site stocks cut-out bodysuits, sequin mini skirts, and velour bombers for girls who arenâ€™t afraid to stand out.
For those who like to wear their attitude on their sleeve (orÂ front, or hat), this e-boutiqueÂ offers cheeky tees, bombers, patches, and accessoriesÂ featuring the work of founder and artistÂ Ilse ValfrÃ©.
This article was originally published August 2016.Â