20 closet staples under $20

We’ve rounded up the best of the well-rounded girl’s wardrobe to help you create a complete closet without breaking the bank. Consider it our gift to you for our 20th birthday. Happy shopping!


What are your wonderful wardrobe essentials? Tell us below in the comments! 


by Victoria Garcia and Jill Robben | 2/1/2016
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    The Skinny Jeans

    No wardrobe is complete without a go-to pair of jeans. Dark denim will help your favorite pants stand the test of time.

    Jeans—Skinny Low, $10,

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    Strappy Sandals

    Classic strappy sandals are the perfect excuse for a fresh pedicure. As if you needed one.

    Zoey Sandal, $20,

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    The Leather Biker Jacket

    Instantly add an edge to any outfit, whether it’s a floral dress and flats or ripped jeans with your favorite band tee. No motorcycle required.

    Jacket, $20,

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    The Wayfarers

    The ultimate accessory for any look, whether it’s formal or casual. Rock a classic black pair or one in your favorite color. We’re partial to tortoise shell.

    Classic Wayfarer, $10,

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    The Crossbody Purse

    Mary Poppins knew the advantages of having a big bag to carry all her things. Try one that has a shoulder strap to keep your hands free for everything else, like texting, holding hands with your crush or picking flowers. 

    Crossbody Bag, $20,

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    The Sundress
    Every girl needs a light sundress to throw on when you want to dress up a little. This frock has a fun print and pockets to make it work for almost any occasion.

    Sundress, $12,

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    The Wrap Scarf

    No matter the weather, a printed scarf in a pretty hue is always a cute addition to any outfit.

    Time to accessorize scarf, $20,

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    The T-Shirt

    A little glitter gives a basic tee a major style upgrade.

    Rock ‘n’ Republic Glitter Tee, $15,

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    The Statement Necklace

    The possibilities are endless for these eye-catching accessories. Pair one with jeans and a T-shirt to add a touch of glamour to an everyday look or add some extra sparkle to an evening dress.

    Spring Potpourri Bib Necklace, $18,
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    The Ballet Flats

    These versatile and comfy slip-ons are always on pointe. Go for basic black, then wear them everywhere.

    Flats, $17,
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    The Pullover

    A little lace adds feminine flair to a comfy pullover sweater.

    Lace Shoulder Pullover, $15,

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    The Little Black Dress

    Elegant, simple and classic. There's a reason 1D has a song about this wardrobe staple. For evening, wear with heels and bright jewelry or pair it with a light jacket for the day. 


    Black dress, $16,

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    The Chambray Shirt

    The chambray shirt goes perfectly with leggings and sneakers or you can dress it up with a lace skirt or patterned shorts. Either way a chambray shirt is definitely one thing you need in your closet. 

    Canyon River Blues women's chambray camp shirt, $17,

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    The Chain Clutch

    Perfect for an evening out when you need just the essentials with you. Remember the important three: phone, keys and lipgloss.

    Clutch, $15, 

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    The Black Pumps

    A good pair of heels adds instant glamour to any outfit.

    Pumps, $13,
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    The Button-Down

    Polka dots give a touch of sweetness to a traditional button-down. Wear it over a t-shirt, layer it up with necklaces or rock it alone.

    Button-down Polka Dot Shirt, $15,

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    The Diamond Studs

    Diamonds are a girl’s best friend for a reason. Day or night, these sparkling studs add a twinkle to anything you pair it with.

    Simon Frank Stud Earring, $15,

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    The Lace-Up Sneakers

    Whether or not you play a sport you can give your look an athletic feel with a cute pair of sneakers. Try kicks in bright solid colors or fun patterns—sporty chic!

    Retro Lace-Up Sneakers, $17,
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    The Denim Jacket

    You can never have too much denim in your life. This iconic piece can be worn with almost anything to instantly create a casual cool look.

    Arizona Highland Denim Jacket, $10,

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    The Booties

    These adorable booties are an easy way to dress up any outfit. Pair them with jeans or a pair of denim shorts to give your outfit a little extra edge. Psst: They also play well with dresses!

    Booties, $15,

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