How to dress like vintage queen Devon Lee Carlson for under $100

The YouTuber-turned-influencer mixes her thrift finds with designer pieces we can’t afford. These eight pieces mimic her eccentric style at a reasonable price.


Devon Lee Carlson can do it all, not just stylistically speaking: By the time she was 17, she turned her love of vlogging into a business. Now 26, Carlson runs her own phone case brand, collaborates with luxury brands like Marc Jacobs, and works as a stylist to friends like Emma Chamberlain and Olivia Rodrigo.


Looking at Devon’s Instagram — which boasts over a million followers — it’s not hard to see why so many want her to style them. The YouTuber-turned-influencer often mixes luxury pieces with her huge collection of vintage goods, making for fun, original outfits. Such jawns can be hard to find, or too pricey to indulge in — so we’ve found eight pieces under $100 we think channel Devon’s eccentric style.

Audrey Slip Dress, $68

One style Carlson can’t get enough of is the slip dress. Hers are usually vintage, but you can achieve a similar look with this shimmery iteration, which comes in a bunch of colors.


Jeffery Campbell Jelli Sandal, $45

Part of what makes Devon’s closet so enviable is her massive shoe collection. These jelly platforms would fit right in, while their clear design allows them to match any outfit.

Jeffery Campbell

Now you’ve got the full fit.


Terry Mini Skirt, $95

Carlson’s brand, Wildflower, recently collaborated with Frankie’s Bikinis to create funky, printed swimwear. Pair this mini skirt with its matching top or wear it out with a graphic tee.

Frankie's Bikinis

ASOS DESIGN rimless square sunglasses, $13

No Devon look is complete without a pair of statement sunglasses. This retro gradient pair makes us want to carry a tiny dog in our purse because, “that’s hot.”


Y2k realness.

Weekday Daisy low rise pants, $22

Devon remixes her basic outfits by opting for trendy tailoring. With ‘00s nostalgia hitting its peak, these black low-rise pants are a great option.


Vintage '90s Von Dutch Trucker Hat, $29

Carlson can practically be credited for bringing baseball hats back into mainstream style. And if there’s one brand who started the trend in the first place, it’s Von Dutch — rep accordingly.

Urban Outfitters

Casual yet chic.


Miaou Mini Tee, $98

Devon helped launch this small brand to fame, and is a constant supporter of their mini T-shirts. This graphic tee will dress up any basic outfit.



Carlson loves Realisation Par graphic tees and cowboy boots, making this longsleeve a perfect fit. Pair with some vintage jeans and a colorful purse for the full look.

Realisation Par

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