We all experience moments in our lives when excess spending just isn’t option, whether they’re due to extra bills, loans, or a change in careers. At times like these, it’s smart to reconsider your shopping habits in order to feel more financially secure. Yes, this of course means budgeting differently in terms of food, beverages (you don’t need all of those Starbucks lattes), and entertainment, but also your fashion spending. Below, we’re highlighting seven style items you shouldn’t buy when you’re tight on money. Avoid these items and you’ll be well on your way to a better financial future. Keep scrolling for our guide, and go a bit further to shop classic must-haves that are worth it when you are ready to shop again.