How to Look Expensive Without Blowing Your Budget

If your career, social life, taste for luxury, and overall sense of style are on the up but your disposable income isn’t necessarily following suit, this story is for you. While there are so many ways to look expensive without spending a ton, one simple key to a luxe-looking (and lasting) wardrobe starts with purchasing pieces that feel upscale to begin with. Think textured fabrics, sleek accessories, elevated essentials, chic third pieces, and more things to give every outfit you put together an elevated touch. Luckily, these can be found at any price —we've done the research to prove it, rounding up 14 pieces that will have everyone you know fooled.

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