Cheap, Chic, Looks Under $20

Twenty chic spring pieces that won't cost more than a $20.

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This pearlized, cracked leather effect wallet doubles as a minimalist's ideal going-out clutch. ($7.50 at <a href="http://www.forever21.com/product.asp?catalog_name=FOREVER21&category_name=acc_handbags&product_id=1076629364&Page=all&pgcount=25&sort=lp">Forever 21</a>)
2/20
For the price of this tee, we'd splurge on the as-shown leather skirt pairing, or tuck it into a pair of skinny cargo pants. ($15.90 at <a href="http://www.zara.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/product/11719/en/zara-S2011/61143/198106/STRIPED%2BT-SHIRT">Zara</a>)
3/20
These crystal and gold arrowhead earrings belie their <a href"http://www.thefeast.com/sanfrancisco/shopping/FEAST-SHOP-SF-At-Fashion-Week-Designer-Rachel-Roy-Craves-Sleep-Covets-Girlfriend-Time-116244209.html">Rachel Roy</a> diffusion line sale price. ($19 at <a href="http://www.rachelroy.com/Crystal-Arrow/110109769,default,pd.html?cgid=110009099&itemNum=19&variantColor=JJ887XX&variantSizeClass=">Rachel Roy</a>
4/20
These round and retro "Hazy Day" sunnies come in tortoise and olive green. And at this price, there's no reason not to buy both. ($10 at <a href="http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/urban/catalog/productdetail.jsp?id=19694926&pushId=W_ACC_SUNGLASSES&popId=WOMENS_ACCESSORIES&navCount=972&navAction=poppushpush&itemCount=80&itemdescription=true&parentid=W_ACC_SUNGLASSES&startValue=1&sortProperties=+subCategoryPosition,+product.marketingPriority">Urban Outfitters</a>)
5/20
This petal-covered, Hawaiian print tote doesn't come with an actual Hawaiian getaway — but it's a cheery, deskside stand-in. (16.80 at <a href="http://www.forever21.com/product.asp?catalog_name=FOREVER21&category_name=acc_handbags&product_id=2000004171&Page=all&pgcount=25&sort=lpn">Forever 21</a>)
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Beauty sleepers in particular will appreciate this style boost: This padded eye mask is fashioned from vintage silk kimonos. ($20 at <a href="http://www.propertopper.com/shopsite_sc/store/html/product1738.html">Proper Topper</a>)
7/20
This wide, elastic waist cincher is the answer to a closet's worth of beautifully-patterned-but-shapeless vintage dress bin finds. ($11.99 at <a href="http://www.modcloth.com/Womens/Accessories/Belts/-Rift-Valley-Belt">Mod Cloth</a>)
8/20
The stoplight and navy stones on this ring instantly brought thoughts of retro red lips and a navy blue, oversize button down stylings to mind. ($19.92 at <a href="http://www.jcpenney.com/jcp/X6.aspx?DeptID=73492&CatID=73492&Grptyp=PRD&ItemId=1b0457c&cm_mmc=LinkShare-_-AFF-_-Mktg-_-Ad">JC Penney</a>)
9/20
This enameled Sri Lankan elephant necklace is just exotic-looking enough to start a conversation. Best start in on a story better than the amazing price tag. ($12 at <a href="http://www.fredflare.com/customer/product.php?productid=5344&cat=252">Fred Flare</a>)
10/20
Polka dots and subtle fringe on this oversize scarf make for ideal breezy day black blazer pairings or spring night wraps. ($18 at <a href="http://www.aldoshoes.com/us/accessories/womens/hats-scarves-gloves/82893008-llerena/79">Aldo Shoes</a>)
11/20
Make an understated impression in these Museum of Modern Art-commissioned cufflinks. Designed by Korean artist Dai-Sung Kim, they feature swirls and circles cast from actual human fingerprints. ($18 at <a href="http://www.momastore.org/museum/moma/ProductDisplay_Fingerprint%20Cufflinks_10451_10001_56407_-1_11471_11473_null_shop_">MoMa Store</a>)
12/20
We can't determine if the delicate folds on this bone-colored band remind us more of a sea reef or pressed flower. Play it either way with a monochrome, matching hued cocktail dress. ($12 at <a href="http://www.aldoshoes.com/us/accessories/womens/hair-accessories/83925032-konakowitz/32">Aldo Shoes</a>)
13/20
Oiled paper and bamboo handles make for a sun shade that doubles as a fun, colorful accessory. ($4.50 at <a href="http://pearlriver.com/v2/FramesCall.asp?file=v2Detail3&iGroup=261&iPic=4944">Pearl River Mart</a>)
14/20
We'd layer this peachy, airy tee -- which also comes in navy, grey, black, and white -- over a light tank or under a vintage denim pantsuit jumper. ($19.50 at <a href="http://www.madewell.com/madewell_category/TEESSWEATS/tees/PRDOVR~37866/37866.jsp">Madewell</a>)
15/20
The stripes on this cork-bottomed slipper sneaker are just Americana enough to stand up to tomato red cigarette pants or shorts and a rumpled white button down. ($19.99 at <a href="http://www.myspringshoes.com/us/women/shoes/sneakers/83005965-francey/2">Spring</a>)
16/20
Last week, we fell hard for <a href="http://www.thefeast.com/newyork/shopping/FEAST-SHOP-NY-Nerd-Alert-Brooklyn-Industrys-Library-Funding-Tees-Are-Easy-on-Eyes-and-Wallets-117729338.html">these tees</a>. Seventy-five percent of the cost goes to benefit the Brooklyn Public Library system. ($20 at <a href="http://www.brooklynindustries.com/graphic-t-shirts-womens-new/brooklyn-public-library-tee">Brooklyn Industries</a>)
17/20
Square wooden rings — available in natural wood, turquoise, or vermilion — come in sets of three, and are perfect for mixing with metal and stone sets or singles. ($10 at <a href="http://www.byboe.com/square-wood-ring-mr-1.html#518=20">By Boe</a>)
18/20
Come summer, this aqua blue lattice fan will be a much, much cooler alternative to whipping out the nearest folded city paper page. ($7 at <a href="http://www.accessorize-usa.com/wooden-lattice-fan/invt/88824142/?bklist=icat,4,shop,beachshop,allbeach">Accessorize</a>)
19/20
We'd pair this ribbon-wrapped fedora with a black shirt dress and a stack of thin metallic bangles and aged leather gladiator sandals. ($12.50 at <a href="http://oldnavy.gap.com/browse/product.do?cid=50304&vid=1&pid=844719&scid=844719002">Old Navy</a>)
20/20
This sheer lounge romper is a perfect mix of easy, boudoir cool and Sunday afternoon paper-reading. ($19.99 at <a href="http://www.target.com/dp/B004FU879W/ref=sc_iw_r_1_0_13767791">Target</a>)
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