11 Under-$100 Dresses Perfect for Every Fall Day

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I.Madeline Floral Shift Dress, $98, available at Piperlime.... more 
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Tue, Sep 10, 2013 12:59 PM EDT
By Ellen Hoffman, Refinery29

Yes, we're totally lusting after all the designs strutting down the runways at New York Fashion Week. But let's be realistic - when it comes to our actual closets, they're definitely more Zara and Topshop, less Alexander Wang. So, when it comes to affordability, we go gaga for cheap fashions that look anything but.

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With college classes in full swing and summer Fridays a thing of the past, we'll indulge in any opportunity that allows us to frequent our favorite coffee shop. From friend dates to date dates, we've sourced 11 so-chic under-$100 dresses perfect for a caffeine-fueled engagement. From a tulle midi-dress to a patchwork printed smock, your friends will just think you splurged. (Don't worry, your secret is safe with us.) Click through to shop!

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