9 Celebrities Who Can Make an Item Sell Out Instantly

When it comes to fashion items selling out insanely fast after being worn by a celebrity, Kate Middleton is the queen. The phenomenon is even named after her! The Kate Middleton Effect is a very real thing.

But it's far from being limited to the Duchess of Cambridge. From Alexa Chung's floral Topshop dress to Beyoncé's $45 H&M jeans, the items celebrities choose to outfit themselves are prone to flying off digital shelves. Keep scrolling to see the top nine items that sold out really fast, and to shop current pieces inspired by them!

'70s-Inspired Floral Frock Dress

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Celeb who wore it: Alexa Chung

Designer: Topshop

How fast it sold out: In three hours

Black-and-White Drop-Waist Dress

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Celeb who wore it: Michelle Williams

Designer: Victoria Beckham

How fast it sold out: Within days

Yeezy Boost 360 Sneakers

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Celeb who wore them: Kim Kardashian

Designer: Kanye West

How fast they sold out: In 15 minutes

Stella McCartney x Adidas Pureboost Sneakers ($160)

 

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Distressed Boyfriend Jeans

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Celeb who wore them: Beyoncé

Designer: H&M

How fast they sold out: Immediately

Lace Button-Down Dress

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Celeb who wore it: Marc Jacobs

Designer: Comme des Garçons

How fast it sold out: Within days

Self Portrait Macramé Lace Midi Dress, Black ($625)

 

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Floral Shift Dress

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Celeb who wore it: Pippa Middleton

Designer: Tabitha Webb

How fast it sold out: Within a few days

Panther Claw Bodycon Dress

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Celeb who wore it: Kate Moss

Designer: Kate Moss x Topshop

How fast it sold out: In 15 minutes

Scottie Dog–Print Cashmere Scarf

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Celeb who wore it: Emma Watson

Designer: Crumpet

How fast it sold out: Within a week

Naomi Frock Dress

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Celeb who wore it: Kate Middleton

Designer: Madderson London

How fast it sold out: Within two days

Dolce & Gabbana Tweed & Lace Shift Dress ($2345)

Have you ever had a beloved item sell out before you could nab it? Tell us in the comments below!