There are tons of amazing clothing brands out there to choose from it can honestly get a little overwhelming at times. There big chains stores like Forever 21 and Zara that offer tons of great pieces to add to your wardrobe.

They both offer good quality clothes but sometimes the price points on these two can be glaringly different. Most people already know that Forever 21 is an affordable store to find all the cutest styles that everyone is wearing right now. But Zara generally has a bit higher prices and market themselves a higher brand store.

Don't get me wrong though, Zara has TONS of affordable clothes to choose from while Forever 21 does have some pricier items. These two stores are great options but if you prefer spending a little less then Forever 21 has just as many great style options that Zara does!


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Ribbed Turtleneck Sweater

Zara Price: $49.90

Forever 21 Price: $30.90

These two sweaters are incredibly similar, and really not that different in price points. The Zara version on the right comes with horizontal knit stripes and also comes in a black and white version. The Forever 21 version on the left is made with a polyester knit material and also comes in a tan colour.

Buy the Forever 21 sweater here and the Zara sweater here.


Faux Pearl Sweater

Zara Price: $65.90

Forever 21 Price: $60.90

Again, these two sweaters are very similar in style as well as price. The Forever 21 sweater on the left is probably one of their more pricey items on the site. It has a round neckline, pearl accents all over and big, open sleeves. The Zara version on the right has long puff sleeves with pearl accents  around the neckline of the sweater.

Buy the Forever21 sweater here and the Zara sweater here.


Cable Knit Sweater

Zara Price: $69.90

Forever 21 Price: $33.90 ($14 on sale now)

If you've been looking for a casual cable knit v-neck, these stores have the perfect options. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in a cute turquoise colour with an open v-neck style. The Zara version on the right comes in a cream colour with a deep v-neck and an oversized style.

Buy the Forever 21 sweater here and the Zara sweater here.


Ribbed Sweater

Zara Price: $49.90

Forever 21 Price: $27.90

These two sweaters both have a simple and casual style that goes perfectly with every kind of outfit. The Forever 21 version on the left gives a boxy silhouette with a ribbed knit material. The Zara version on the right comes in 3 more colours with a round neckline and long sleeves.

Buy the Forever 21 sweater here and the Zara sweater here.


Belted Cardigan

Zara Price: $25.90

Forever 21 Price: $44.90

Surprisingly, this cardigan is more expensive on Forever 21 than Zara! The Forever 21 version on the left is made with a knit material with long bell sleeves and a flattering silhouette. The Zara version on the right comes in 3 different colours with long sleeves and a belt.

Buy the Forever 21 cardigan here and the Zara cardigan here.


Soft Pointed Cardigan

Zara Price: $59.90

Forever 21 Price: $39.90

These two cardigans look super cozy and are perfect for those cold months in the winter. The Forever 21 version on the left is a duster cardigan with long draped sleeves. The Zara version on the right is made with a super soft knit material and comes in 3 different colours.

Buy the Forever 21 cardigan here and the Zara sweater here.


Oversized Knit Cardigan

Zara Price: $69.90

Forever 21 Price: $39.90

These cute oversized knit cardigans are a staple in anyone's closet. The Forever 21 version on the right comes in this plum colour as well as a rusty pink colour that's really pretty. The Zara version on the right is extra oversized and comes in 4 different colours!

Buy the Forever 21 cardigan here and the Zara cardigan here.


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Plaid Coat

Zara Price: $269

Forever 21 Price: $86.90 ($60.83 on sale now)

A classic plaid coat will make any outfit look that much classier. The Forever 21 version on the left is obviously super affordable and is made with wool blend and of course, pockets! The Zara version on the right is a bit pricier and an oversized check patter with slip pockets.

Buy the Forever 21 coat here and the Zara coat here.


Faux Leather Biker Jacket

Zara Price: $169

Forever 21 Price: $86.90

These faux leather moto jackets are all the rage right now because they give a little bit of edginess to your style. The Forever 21 version on the left is made with faux leather with a faux fur lining around the collar and sleeves. The Zara version on the right is a bit pricier and comes with a fur collar detail and silver buckle.

Buy the Forever 21 jacket here and the Zara jacket here.


Colourful Puffer Jacket

Zara Price: $169

Forever 21 Price: $69.90

If you're looking to spice up your coat closet, a puffer jacket is the right way to go. Add a pop of colour with these two exciting coats from Forever 21 and Zara. The Forever 21 version on the left is made with a royal blue vinyl material. The Zara version on the right is made with a quilted velvet material.

Buy the Forever 21 coat here and the Zara coat here.


Shaggy Faux Fur Jacket

Zara Price: $69.90

Forever 21 Price: $39.90

These cute fuzzy coats are the perfect way to stay cozy and warm this winter season. The Forever 21 version on the left is made with a shaggy faux fur material and has a hood and a front zipper. The Zara version on the right has a wraparound collar and one front button.

Buy the Forever 21 coat here and the Zara coat here.


Faux Fur Denim Jacket

Zara Price: $129

Forever 21 Price: $52.90

Everyone needs a good jean jacket in their wardrobe, but why not step it up a notch by adding some fur to the collar. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in a dark and a light denim with this dark red coloured faux fur. The Zara version on the right is a reconstructed denim pattern with an ombre coloured faux fur.

Buy the Forever 21 jacket here and the Zara jacket here.


Faux Fur Parka

Zara Price: $149

Forever 21 Price: $63.90

If you're looking for a cozy fur trimmed parka for the winter, these are two great options for really reasonable prices. The Forever 21 version on the left has a draw-string hood and a faux shearling lining for extra warmth. The Zara version on the right comes with a removable fur detail and a quilted interior.

Buy the Forever 21 parka here and the Zara parka here.


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Sheer Floral Dress

Zara Price: $99.90

Forever 21 Price: $22.90

These dresses aren't exactly the same but they are both have a sheer floral pattern and a high neckline. The Forever 21 version on the left is much cheaper and is made with a mesh material for a form fitting style. The Zara version on the right has a fastening belt for some shape and a flow-y material!

Buy the Forever 21 dress here and the Zara dress here.


Collared Shirt Dress

Zara Price: $49.90

Forever 21 Price: $22.90

These two dresses are similar styles with two cute but different patterns. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in striped pattern with cute tie around the neck. The Zara version on the left comes in a polka dot pattern with an A-line silhouette.

Buy the Forever 21 dress here and the Zara dress here.


Ribbed Turtleneck Dress

Zara Price: $49.90

Forever 21 Price: $19.90

This dress is simple yet elegant because you can dress it up or dress it down for whatever it is that you're going to. The Forever 21 dress on the left in cut shorter and made with a soft knit material. The Zara dress on the right comes in 3 different colours with a knit ribbed material.

Buy the Forever 21 dress here and the Zara dress here.


Faux Leather Mini Skirt

Zara Price: $35.90

Forever 21 Price: $24.90

A faux leather mini skirt is flattering any time of the year and Forever 21 and Zara have the best styles. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in two different colours in patent leather. The Zara version on the right comes in four different cute colours.

Buy the Forever 21 skirt here and the Zara skirt here.


Ribbed Skirt

Zara Price: $49.90

Forever 21 Price: $22.90 ($15.99 on sale now)

The classic ribbed pencil skirt is a great way to look put together for a lunch meeting or a day at the office. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in two colours with a stretchy knit fabric and an elastic waste. The Zara version on the right comes in 3 different colours in the same material and style as the Forever 21 version.

Buy the Forever 21 skirt here and the Zara skirt here.


Corduroy Button Skirt

Zara Price: $35.90

Forever 21 Price: $30.90

These mini corduroy button up skirts are super cute and flattering right now. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in 4 different colours and includes pockets on the sides! The Zara version on the right is a high waisted style with a button up style.

Buy the Forever 21 skirt here and the Zara skirt here.


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Polka Dot Blouse

Zara Price: $49.90

Forever 21 Price: $16.90

Polka dot tops are the perfect way to add a little something to an everyday white blouse. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in a puff sleeve and an elastic hem. The Zara version on the right has a high ruffled neck line with elastic cuffs at the sleeves.

Buy the Forever 21 blouse here and the Zara blouse here.


Wrap Top

Zara Price: $45.90

Forever 21 Price: $22.90

A wrap top is one of those pieces that can be dressed up or dressed down for any occasion. The Forever 21 top on the left is made with a satin material and the Zara top on the right comes with two different colours.

Buy the Forever 21 top here and the Zara top here.


Striped Button Up Shirt

Zara Price: $25.99

Forever 21 Price: $24.90

You can't go wrong with a classic striped button down shirt and luckily both these shops offer their own version in basically the same price. The Zara version on the right has large front pockets and a darker stripe while the Forever 21 version on the left is a lighter, everyday button down.

Buy the Forever 21 shirt here and the Zara shirt here.


Ruffle Top

Zara Price: $39.90

Forever 21 Price: $24.90

A cute ruffled top is just what you need for your wardrobe and you can barely tell the difference between the style of these two. The Zara version on the right comes in 3 different striped colours for variety. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in one solid colour for simplicity.

Buy the Forever 21 top here and the Zara top here.


Gingham Checked Shirt

Zara Price: $39.90

Forever 21 Price: $33.90

This is the perfect style of shirt for those days where you just want to be as comfy and casual as possible but still look amazing. The Gingham style shirt is slightly different from these two store but they both offer a similar pattern and colour to choose from.

Buy the Forever 21 shirt here and the Zara shirt here.


Off The Shoulder Shirt

Zara Price: $15.90

Forever 21 Price: $16.90

There's something about an off the shoulder shirt that's just so adorable and is flattering on everyone. These two styles from Forever 21 on the left and Zara on the right are both relatively the same and also basically the same price!

Buy the Forever 21 shirt here and the Zara shirt here.


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Faux Pearl Jeans

Zara Price: $69.90

Forever 21 Price: $52.90

Pearls are apparently all the rage in fashion right now because you can even get these super cute jeans with faux pearls on them. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in a light wash with pearls near the top of the pants and the Zara version on the right comes in a darker wash with pearls all over.

Buy the Forever 21 jeans here and the Zara jeans here.


Plaid Pants

Zara Price: $69.90

Forever 21 Price: $45.90

If you want to step up your wardrobe a bit from the classic jeans look you should definitely get yourself a pair of plaid pants. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in a high waisted style with a concealed back zipper. The Zara version on the right are mid-rise trousers that are styled a bit baggier.

Buy the Forever 21 pants here and the Zara pants here.


Velvet Pants

Zara Price: $49.90

Forever 21 Price: $82.90

If you want to get a little crazy with your pant wardrobe this winter, a velvet pair of pants is the way to go. the reason the Forever 21 pair on the left is so expensive is because it comes as a velvet suit set with the pants and a velvet blazer to match.

Buy the Forever 21 suit set here and the Zara pants here.


Jean Shorts

Zara Price: $45.90

Forever 21 Price: $24.90

You really can't go wrong with a simple and cute pair of jean shorts. There's not much to say about these two pairs except that the Zara version on the right are a low rise style and the Forever 21 version on the left are a high rise style.

Buy the Forever 21 shorts here and the Zara shorts here.


Loose and Flowy Shorts

Zara Price: $35.90

Forever 21 Price: $20.90

The best thing for vacation or summer is a cute pair of comfortable and breathable shorts. The Forever 21 version on the left comes in two colours with a crisscross lace up in the front. The Zara version on the right is a paper bag style with a gathered waistband.

Buy the Forever 21 shorts here and the Zara shorts here.


Faux Leather Shorts

Zara Price: $35.90

Forever 21 Price: $21.63

The best style of shorts right now is of course, a cute pair of faux leather shorts. The Forever 21 pair on the left are a little edgier while the Zara pair on the right are easier to dress up for a classy evening.

Buy the Forever 21 shorts here and the Zara shorts here.


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