7 Celebrity-Approved Brands You Can Actually Afford

Celebrity style inspo is every collegiette’s favorite way to refresh her wardrobe and that Instagram envy can be very real. But dressing like your favorite starlet on a college girl budget isn’t the easiest thing to pull off. That’s why we’ve done the hard work for you. Here are seven celebrity-approved brands that will keep your IG feed looking sharp and still leave you with enough funds to binge on chicken nuggets. Plus, since a lot of these brands are up and coming you’ll have all your besties wondering where you found your unique new pieces.

1. Tee Ink

This laid back new Australian brand is making waves and Miley Cyrus is playing in them. The swimwear line caught the singer’s attention and she looked stellar in this white bikini at the beach  The brand offers high quality fabrics and styles for both men and women all while keeping the prices accessible to the everyday Miley fan. If you’re looking for a refresh for your spring wardrobe try infusing some Australian cool into your style with this fun brand.

2. I.am.gia


This overnight fashion success story gained popularity on social media after style icons and all-around cool girls showed off some of their pieces on the streets last year. It has gained a cult following among celebrities including the likes of Kaia Gerber, Jordyn Woods and Bella Hadid. The best part? Nothing is priced over $200, so you can stay chic and on budget. The Australian label is always changing up their fashions, but they give off a street style vibe that adds flavor to any closet. There’s still one question though: who is Gia?

3. Meshki

Superstar model Ashley Graham has had a record year and her style is a huge part of her success. But, Ashley isn’t afraid to go back to basics and Meshki is the perfect brand for the job. The model showed off her curves in the minimalist Australian label wearing a simple all-white crop top and matching skirt. You’d never guess the whole look cost under $100 and that’s just how Ashley wants it. Style gang Hailey Baldwin, Kylie Jenner, and Taylor Swift have all rocked Meshki styles as well.

4. Pretty Little Thing

Channel your inner VS Angel with this fun and flirty brand. Stella Maxwell approves and has been spotted in some stylish pieces by the feminine label. Looking runway ready as always. Victoria Justice is another supporter of the brand and showed off in a sequin minidress. But, you don’t have to make a supermodel’s salary to get the look. The site has many affordable and chic options for the college girl budget. The amazing fit and girly styles are perfect for almost any occasion.

5. K/lab

Chanel Iman’s edgy style can be hard to copy when you’re working with limited funds, but even the star can appreciate a good deal when she sees one. This stylish and sleek brand has great deals on everything from dresses for a night out, to jackets for a day in the city. The brand gives off a ‘90s vibe that’s totally on trend with the latest runway fads. You’d never guess it’s carried in Kohl’s!

6. Perverse Sunglasses

Easy on the eyes and the wallet, this fun brand is full of color and style! Toni Ko, founder of NYX Cosmetics is bringing her affordable high-quality products to the sunglass industry with her latest business venture. And celebrities are already loving the brand. The likes of Jessica Alba, Queen Bey, Rosie Huntington Whiteley and Gigi Hadid  have all been spotted rocking this popular new brand. The look is all about fast fashion for sunglasses and the Perverse website is updated all the time with new styles, so you can look hot off the runway without having to sacrifice books for looks.

7. Adornmonde



This brand’s website is a treasure chest of trinkets with flair and Hollywood has taken notice. Kendall Jenner, Lily Collins and EmilyRatajkowski are all fans of the site’s ever-changing styles. They’ve got everything from mix-and-match stackable rings to eye-catching hoop earrings. Plus, the killer styles also come at killer prices. Accessorize to your heart’s content without the stress of crazy high prices.

These brands will definitely bring a dose of high fashion to your closet and who doesn’t need a little celeb style in their life? Some of these are great for picking out multiple pieces while others work for getting that one key piece you need to complete a look. Channel your favorite superstar and give one a try. And you won’t go over budget doing it either!