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Your 12 Favorite Fashion Finds of 2023

Today, we kick off our annual BEST OF round-ups with your 12 Favorite Fashion Finds of the year 2023.

This list covers all of 2023, so you’ll see wardrobe staples and seasonal additions.

Many of these are in stock and on final sale, so you can scoop up some end-of-year bargains.

Your 12 Favorite Fashion Finds of 2023

Banana Republic Factory High Rise Slim Coated Jean

My favorite pair of pants I’ve ever owned are also yours 😉

I honestly don’t know how I got dressed. I dress them up and down, with heels and sneakers.

And they are always under $50.

Available in regular, tall and petite for $45 plus 20% off.


High Rise Slim Coated Jean

Banana Republic Factory


High-Waisted OGC Chino Pants

For a casual pant that isn’t a jean, these chino pants from Old Navy and a nice option.

Ideal for mild to warmer weather climates, wear with sneakers or sandals and updated tees and tops.

Available in regular, tall and petite in XS – 4X for 30% off $30.


High-Waisted OGC Chino Pants

Old Navy


J.Crew Factory Girlfriend Tee

For a simple, inexpensive tee ideal for layering, pick up the Girlfriend Tee from J.Crew Factory, now on final sale for $16.50.

I wear these under sweaters and sweatshirts, it has a slim but not tight fit, is not see threw and washes well. Available in XS – 4X in a few colors.


Girlfriend Tee

J.Crew Factory


Banana Republic Factory Hayden Taper Pant

The Hayden Taper Pant from Banana Republic Factory are our top selling trouser of 2023.

Available in five colors, four are $45 in sizes 0 – 20 in regular, tall and petite.


Hayden Taper Pant

Banana Republic Factory

$45.00 – $65.00

J.Crew Classic Mariner Boatneck T-shirt

I wear this classic stripe boatneck shirt all spring and summer.

Available in navy and red stripe in XS – 4X for $19.50.


Classic Mariner Boatneck T-Shirt



Banana Republic Factory Brushed Turtleneck Sweatshirt

This recent find from Banana Republic Factory became an instant top seller.

It’s under $40, available in four neutrals in XXS – XXL.


Brushed Turtleneck Sweatshirt

Banana Republic Factory


Wrap Cardigan

It seems we all scooped this wrap cardigan up during the Nordstrom sale.

It’s soft, pretty and lightweight.

Available in pink for $55 in sizes XS – XL. I took the large.


Wrap Cardigan



Kut from the Kloth Kara Jacket

This jacket cracks me up because almost every one of my girlfriends ordered it when I first featured it. So if you grabbed it too you’re in great company.

This is what you wear when you’re in jeans but wish you could throw on a denim jacket.

Available in XXS – XXL for $109.00.


Kara Jacket

Kut from the Kloth


Banana Republic Factory Tuxedo Shirt

This is such a lovely blouse, especially for a this time of year and it’s only $38.

Available in black, white and burgundy, sizes are limited but worth checking out.


Tuxedo Shirt

Banana Republic Factory


Personalized Leather Bum Bag

I was DELIGHTED to see this bag on our best sellers list. This is the top selling, most favorite bag OF ALL THE BAGS we’ve featured all year.

That’s impressive.

Available on ETSY for just under $100.

I have the tan, with my initials on the front and I absolutely love it.


Personaliszed Leather Bum Bag



Gap Factory Mid Rise Baby Boot Jeans

I wasn’t shocked to see the Gap Factory Mid Rise Baby Boot Jeans ranked as the top jean of the year.

I hear from readers almost every day telling me how great these are – and they are. The fit is perfection, and they are only $28 in sizes 24 – 35.


Mid Rise Baby Boot Jeans

Gap Factory


Good American Good Legs Straight Leg Jeans

And in a close second, the Good American Good Legs Straight Jeans. This is another one of those items that if I go out with friends chances are more than one of us are wearing these.

Available in regular and plus sizes, in two washes for $99.


Good Legs Straight Leg Jeans

Good American


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Megan Kristel

Megan Kristel is an entrepreneur, working mom, and former personal stylist. Tired of the one-dimensional portrayal of women online, she founded The Well Dressed Life as a resource for other professional women.

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