Shopping online can mean wading through endless Google search results for topics like the best fanny packs or scrolling through old faithfuls like ASOS and Zara every week. There's an online store for just about everything, which can be overwhelming, but we're lucky to live in a world that allows us to order anything with a click of a button. Ahead, we created a definitive list of the best online shopping destinations to help you narrow down the choices. (You can thank us later.) We've hit all the points, from fashion and beauty to lifestyle and home decor, so there is a store on this list for just about everyone. Sit back, relax, and scroll!
This clean-beauty brand is both gluten and dairy free, offering selections from blush to mascara to lipstick. The ingredients used for the products are safe, effective, and, most importantly, natural. They even participate in a recycling program to make sure your empties are properly discarded.
Subdued tones, streamlined silhouettes, and minimalist styles are The Frankie Shop's MO. The pieces here are great for building your signature uniform, whether for work or for leisure.
If you're looking for dainty everyday jewelry that won't deteriorate with repeated wear, Aurate's your go-to. Each piece starts out as a sketch by co-founder and designer Sophie Kahn (her muses range from the arches of the Brooklyn Bridge to doorknobs) then becomes a 14K gold, 18K gold, or 14K gold-plated vermeil accessory. Treat yourself, or someone else in your life, to some elevated, fine jewelry.
This brand caters to petite-size shoppers, so if you're tired of always having to alter the hemline on your dresses or wishing the coat fit a bit better around your shoulders, add some of their pieces into your wardrobe.
All about saving the trees? Consider switching your toilet paper and/or paper towels out for products made of bamboo. Bamboo grows faster than trees while using less water/pesticides and is biodegradable.
The Telfar Shopping Bag became an It bag amongst fashion folks, but the offering doesn't stop there. This Liberian-American fashion designer has a wide array of covetable pieces from graphic tees to boots bearing the brand's logo.
New moms, aunties, people who have friends who have kids, you all need to know about this fun games site catering to children six and under. Here you'll find interactive puzzles, memory card games, and more that make great gifts and will make playtime more engaging for both kids and adults.
This online shopping site connects you with a pool of talented designers in Africa's contemporary fashion landscape. You can shop brands by the continent's regions, style, and/or craftsmanship to find unique artisan goods.
If you're trying to cut down on plastic packaging in your household, Blueland will help. All of its cleaning products come in plastic-free packaging and its formulas are non-toxic.
By joining Italic as a member, you'll be granted access to over 100+ goods, from fashion to home, made from the same manufacturers as top brands without the extra cost. (Think being able to snag a pair of ballet flats made by the same manufacturers as Prada and Chanel.)
Growing your own garden is a daunting task if you don't know where to start. These all-encompassing starter kits make it easy for both newbies and horticulturalist experts to enjoy growing life, whether indoors or outdoors.
Rihanna's womenswear label Fenty is your one-stop shop to dressing like your favorite singer. Invest in a piece or two from her luxury line and prepare to feel extra fierce while wearing said pieces.
Founded by Italian entrepreneur Diego Abba, italist offers designer goods imported directly from Italy. This means the luxury products available are sold at an Italian retail price, which is up to 40 percent lower compared to other retailer sites. You'll find every beloved brand here from Gucci and Celine to Khaite and Staud.
This beauty brand makes vegan and cruelty-free makeup that doesn't sacrifice color or style. The founder, Melissa Butler, started making lipstick in her kitchen while working on Wall Street and now her beauty line encompasses everything from eye shadow palettes to foundation.
The beloved eyewear brand is known for its fun and functional frames at an affordable price, whether you're looking for prescription glasses or sunnies. Warby even has a virtual try on setting on its website that allows you to play around with some glasses to help you make your decision. On top of that, the brand offers "home try-on" which allows you to select five pairs of glasses to try for five days. (The glasses get shipped to your house for free.)
Get all your swimsuit shopping done at Jade Swim. This brand produces minimalist one-pieces and bikinis that won't go out of style in just one summer. The suits offer UV protection and are resistant to chlorine, suntan lotions, and oils for long-term wear.
The powerhouse retailer specializes in all of your beauty needs, from makeup and skincare to haircare. The product offerings range from high-end to drugstore selections, so you can do all your shopping in one place. We love the pages upon pages of product reviews too, which makes your overall shopping experience easier.
For all of my luxury lovers out there looking for a steal, this is your online destination. The RealReal is an online luxury consignment store with retail stores in New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. With pages and pages of high-end items ranging from Chanel to Dior, there is something for everyone.
Designed and produced in Los Angeles by designer Elann Zelie, every piece from Zelie for She is made in limited batches. Expect to find easy, breezy pieces that take zero effort to wear.
If you're not satisfied with your current bra brands, give ThirdLove a try. It has gained a cult-like following for making size (and color) inclusive undergarments for women. They even offer half-cup sizes! ThirdLove covers its bases well.
One can never have enough candles and if you agree with this sentiment, you'll want to check out Kintsugi Candle Co. The company was founded in 2018 by Allison Jones after she had a brain tumor removed. (Aromatherapy played a large role in her recovery and self-care routine.) Candles start at $24.
If you're looking for timeless and sophisticated jewelry that feels refined and luxe, turn your attention to Mateo New York. The brand offers fine jewelry made from 14kt gold as well as diamonds and precious gemstones.
Founded by Tonya Lewis Lee, the company focuses on creating vitamins that are gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, meat-free, and allergen-free from shellfish and nuts. The vitamins are all made of pure and organic whole foods, for those on a health kick journey.
Looking for a one-of-a-kind artisan-made plate or artistic pillows that are ethnically produced? Your first destination should be Goodee, a marketplace that curates transparently sourced goods, from home decor to personal care, from all over the world. The company partners with and vets each brand that appears on its website by having brands report to them on its materials, supply chain, labor standards, ecological footprint and business practices.
Twins Corianna and Brianna Dotson created an eyewear label in 2009 that offers fun shapes and interesting frames for those who don't want run-of-the-mill sunglasses and optical glasses. You'll find yourself adding at least two different sunnies to your checkout cart.
This plant-based, chemical-free feminine care brand makes everything from tampons to overnight pads and even menstrual cups. The products are all powered by herbs, made by women, and 100 percent natural so you never have to worry about harmful ingredients in your hygiene products again.
Replenish your stash of wine with a bottle rosé or a red blend from The McBride Sisters Wine Collection. This is the largest African American-owned wine company in the United States.
Not all "nude" heels are created equal so Kahmune offers a more inclusive shades-encompassing collection compared to your average retailer. The label offers styles in ten colors ranging from the fairest of skin tones to the darkest of brown.
Make your home feel lively and vibrant with a piece from Jungalow. The brand specializes in sourcing creative, colorful, and modern goods from around the globe. You'll find unique home decor items here from woven coasters to limited-edition art prints made by an international group of female artists. For every order, Jungalow plants two trees.