5 Trendy Online Stores That Wont Break Your Bank

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Shopping on a college budget can be difficult when trying to buy trendy clothes. To battle this common issue, we’ve put together a list of online retailers that make it easier to find the clothes you want for a fraction of the cost.  



Prettylittlething offers a variety of clothing options that include the latest trends, workwear, dresses and an extensive shoes and accessories options. With clothing as low as $7, daily discounts, and a 20% student discount, Prettylittlething is perfect for a college students budget without sacrificing style.

2) Forever 21


Forever 21 is the most successful retailer to provide customers with the trendiest clothing at the lowest prices possible. They offer a broad selection of clothing styles for everyone’s taste in clothing. Not only do they update their site daily with new arrivals, but also hold daily deals on top of already affordable clothing. This makes looking good on a budget effortless.

3) Zaful


Zaful is an online retailer that sells fast fashion clothing and although their day to day clothing options are not as vast as the other retailers, their swimwear options are diverse and affordable. Zaful offers free worldwide shipping everyday and trendy swimwear as low as $12.99, making it the perfect shop for affordable swimsuits.

4) Boohoo


Boohoo is an online retailer that also provides fast fashion option that are on trend with most options under $20 dollars. They hold daily sales and have a large assorted clearance section. This is the perfect site to get basics for a steal because they are very economical.

5) Misguided


Misguided is the most “expensive” shop on this list, but also provides the largest student discount at 30%. They offer a wide range of workwear and formal dresses which makes it easy to get a formal outfit for a fraction of the cost. They also hold daily sales and have a large sale section. Their outwear is always very affordable and on trend.

– Melissa Lara