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As the cost of summer fun — new swimsuits, rooftop bars, and weekend getaways — starts wearing on your wallet, it may be time to turn up the thrifting. But that doesn't have to mean only shopping the sale section.
A whole range of affordable pieces just dropped at some of our favorite stores, from color-changing Adidas Stan Smiths (like we needed another reason to love the quintessential white summer sneaker) to a heatwave-friendly LBD by Reformation to a lightweight jumper at Asos that gives you the look of overalls without the heavy denim.
None of these brand new summer staples will drain your bank account; in fact, they’re all priced under $100.
Shop eight affordable new arrivals below — and check back next week for a whole new batch.
On the hottest summer days, putting on a pair of pants is unthinkable. This sunny yellow skirt from Minkpink is the perfect answer, and can be dressed up or down for any occasion. Minkpink Saffron Wrap Skirt, $79
This lightweight athletic-style jacket is a must-have for cool evenings on the beach. Throw it on over a tee shirt and your comfiest jeans for an ultra laid-back look. American Apparel Amelia Jacket, $88
As if the Stan Smith sneaker couldn't get any cooler, Adidas just released a pair that shifts color in the sunlight, thanks to the shoe's UV-sensitive leather. Adidas Stan Smith Shoes, $90
With a low back and loose fit, this breezy linen sundress from Reformation is the ideal summer LBD. Though it’s not very bra-friendly, it’s definitely heatwave-friendly — and if black isn't your thing, it comes in three other colors. Reformation Linnea Dress, $98
Mirrored sunglasses are having a moment, and the pink lenses on these aviators from Le Specs add a fun pop of color to an already bold look (and let you match your glasses to your rosé). Le Specs The Prince Pink Rose Mirrored Sunglasses, $90
When it comes to wearing jeans in the summertime, a loose fit is the best way to avoid uncomfortable sweaty legs. The patches on this pair from Brandy Melville add some understated flare. Brandy Melville Kenzo Denim, $40
Hop on the overall bandwagon with these denim culottes. They’re made of soft, lightweight denim, so they’re as comfy as they are cute. ASOS Warehouse Strappy Culotte Jumpsuit, $89
These handmade leather sandals — also available in white, brown, and taupe — will go with anything in your summer wardrobe. They have a sturdy rubber sole and mold to your feet after a few wears, so you’ll probably end up never taking them off. Alejandrina’s Menorca Nubuck Shoe, $84