The Best Under-$150 Buys Of The Month

With every new season comes a new selection of covetable fashion goods. But navigating the new arrivals section can feel daunting: With the overload of emerging trends, we tend to shop with eyes bigger than our wallet. It's easy to get caught up adding everything you see to the cart, only to have a small cry when you see the total on your checkout page.

To offer a helping hand, every month, we are breaking down the best items in the market that you can buy for under-$150. Think of our curated shopping guide as an easy way to keep you in the know, without the need for a splurge. From weekend getaway essentials to at-home quarantine finds, you'll be able to give your closet a mini boost. Click on — these summer collections are calling your name.


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Orange platform flip-flops are the comeback summer trend we didn't know we needed.
The Source Unknown Platform Wedge Sandals, Camel Yellow, $72.00 Buy
This crewneck is a must in your WFH wardrobe.
Éliou Out of Officé Sweater, $100.00 Buy
After being out of stock for far too long, these baby blue cotton socks are back and ready to be layered under all of your favorite slip-ons and loafers.
Comme Si Cotton Capri, $26.00 Buy
To wear with your new socks.
& Other Stories Round Toe Leather Loafer, $129.00 Buy
Black trousers are a must in any well-rounded wardrobe.
Simply Be Plus-Size Scuba Flare Pants, $45.00 Buy
Who would we be if we didn't supply you with ample options for under-$130 Jacquemus?
Jacquemus Ribbed Knit Sweater, $320.00 $128.00 Buy
Distressed, but not too distressed jeans are our favorite style as of late.
Eloquii Distressed Wide Leg Jean with Roll Cuff, $89.95 Buy
Dua Lipa, Rihanna, and Hailey Bieber are all behind the latest re-up of bucket hats in fashion. Join them, why don't you?
Aimé Leon Dore Striped Cotton Bucket Hat, $70.00 Buy
Wearing men's boxers as shorts for summer? Groundbreaking.
Uniqlo Woven Striped Boxers, $6.90 Buy
Nordstrom's Anniversary Sale is almost here, but, in the meantime, shop its last-minute designer deals, including Acne Studios, Ganni, and Eckhaus Latta for next-to-nothing.
Acne Studios Estah Check Print Long Sleeve T-Shirt, $260.00 $77.99 Buy
If you take one thing from this roundup, it's that you must own a midi denim skirt this fall.
Mango Plus-Size Midi Denim Skirt, $79.99 $29.99 Buy
Why of course we need a pair of tie-dye jersey shorts.
Comeback As A Flower Oatmeal Shorts, $90.00 Buy
Don't be alarmed if you catch us wearing this dress with Birkenstock Boston clogs every single day from now until October.
Zara Voluminous Dress, $49.90 Buy
Looking for a sustainable cloth mask option that's both comfortable and stylish? Look no further than this tie-dye option from NYC-based label KES.
KES The Original Sustainable Washable Face Mask, $40.00 Buy
Keep your money dry and your wallet stylish with this neon orange card carrier courtesy of NYC's skate and surf brand Noah.
Noah NYC Water Resistant Pouch, $48.00 Buy
$40 jeans that just so happen to be perfect and size-inclusive? We'll take two pairs.
Universal Standard Sava High Rise Flare Jeans, $90.00 $38.00 Buy
We suggest pairing these under-$100 color-block sandals with vintage jeans and a white T-shirt.
Pêche Talia, $89.00 Buy
Throw in a pair of leather slides, and you've got yourself the perfect out-the-door ensemble for the remainder of summer.
Paloma Wool Benidorm Dress, $139.00 Buy
String bikinis are still going strong this summer.
MELISSA SIMONE Miya Onyl Velvet Top, $50.00 Buy
MELISSA SIMONE Miya Onyx Velvet Bottom, $50.00 Buy
Your trips to the grocery have never looked so stylish.
MOMA DESIGN STORE Japanese Pleated Tote, $48.00 Buy
Why yes, this tie-dye T-shirt does have nipple rings.
Collina Strada Beige Tie Dye Pierced Tee, $150.00 $90.00 Buy
With the right jewelry, any outfit (even one consisting of track shorts and a crewneck) can be Insta-worthy.
ALONA Candice Earrings, $80.00 $56.00 Buy
You should buy this under-$60 pair of slime green slacks if only to wear to your doorstep and back.
Loeil Akuchi Pant, $126.00 $58.00 Buy
Speaking from personal experience, these are the most comfortable undies you'll ever wear.
Jonesy High Cut Undies, $30.00 Buy
Meet iets frans...: Urban Outfitter's affordable line of ultra-cool sportswear.
iets frans Tie-Dye Jogger Pant, $60.00 Buy
The 2000s are back — and so are pleated mini skirts.
American Apparel Gabardine Tennis Skirt, $43.21 Buy
Not pictured is the very revealing open back that makes this black linen dress an absolute ten in our books.
Pixie Market Beatrice Black Linen Dress, $139.00 Buy
Give your handbag collection a summer upgrade with this under-$60 mini bag.
JW PEI Gabbi Bag - Purple, $79.00 $59.00 Buy
Who's ready to take up rugby with us just so that we have an excuse to wear this shirt?
Daily Paper Olympian Blue Striped Apolo Long-Sleeve, $120.00 $72.00 Buy
This so isn't just a black tank top.
Donni Pearl Stone Tank, $138.00 Buy
For those last-ditch efforts to get to the beach before summer ends.
H&M Plus Plus-Size Shaping Swimsuit, $39.99 Buy
Oak + Fort Necklace 6367, $18.00 Buy
We've tie-dyed everything else in quarantine; why not tie-dye our tights too?
Shop Journal x Berriez SJ x BZ Hand-Dyed Tights, $38.00 Buy
You're not the only one dreaming of sunny skies and days spent lounging at the beach. The fire escape, though, will have to do.
Basic Swim LA PREMIERE Top - White, $29.43 Buy
Basic Swim LA PREMIERE Bottom - White, $29.43 Buy
The unofficial queen of bike shorts is now making crewnecks — and you best believe we're buying one (or three).
LIV Streetwear Liv Cozy Crewneck, $55.00 Buy
Beyoncé just wore these $60 shades in Black Is King — and, in a stroke of luck, they're still available for sale.
Poppy Lissiman Skinny Demon - Red, $105.00 $60.00 Buy
It's no wonder that the Baggies are a Patagonia best seller.
Patagonia Barely Baggies Short, $55.00 Buy
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