In this feature, InStyle's senior style editor, Ali Pew, combs through our favorite fashion sites and picks out key pieces that will elevate your wardrobe. The best part? Everything clocks in at $250 or less—total! Read on to shop Pew's finds from Uniqlo. Warning: You'll be clicking "add to cart" in no time.
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Cotton skirt, $30; uniqlo.com A must-have basic for the summer, this blue cotton skirt is wearable and feminine.
Ines De La Fressange button-down, $15; uniqlo.com From the Ines De La Fressange and Uniqlo collaboration, this boyish button-down has a light feel, and it's lined with white cotton, which provides a great cuff detail when you push up your sleeves.
+J Tuxedo shirt, $50; uniqlo.com This J+ collaboration button-down is a great combination of femininity and menswear, with a slender cut and a masculine tuxedo detailing.
Linen sweater, $40; uniqlo.com This French linen sweater has a slimming sweatshirt shape, the perfect sheer top to throw on during chilly summer nights.
Ines De La Fressange denim jacket, $70; uniqlo.com Another staple from the Ines De La Fressange Spring 2015 collaboration, and a cute take on a classic denim jacket with utilitarian pockets and a touch of red thread.
Check pant, $30; uniqlo.com The window pane check cropped pant has a feminine cut that is flattering to the ankle. Wear it as a neutral to be paired with another print or a colored top.
Combined Total Cost: $235
Check back next week for Ali's latest affordable fashion finds.