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Netflix’s “The Queen’s Gambit” is a total vibe. It has everyone and their mother wild about midcentury style — and chess. Are you feeling the influence of the Queen too? Become your best Beth Harmon with these 11 show-inspired must-haves.
This key will help you decide what’s best for your style and budget.
- $ = under $25
- $$ = $26–$40
- $$$ = $41–$60
- $$$$ = over $60
GRACE KARIN Boatneck Sleeveless Vintage Tea Dress
This sleeveless cocktail dress gets 5 stars. The classic boatneck A-line design comes in 45 unique prints and is universally flattering on all body types (it’s available in sizes up to 24!). We also love that the 95 percent cotton, 5 percent spandex blend gives it a comfy stretch.
Bonus: Most colors come with a cute matching belt.
Tandisk Women's Vintage A-line Printed Pleated Flared Midi Skirt with Pockets
We love a skirt with options! This cotton midi skirt comes in 23 colors and patterns and is available in sizes small to XXL. The high waist design and inverted pleats add drama while lengthening your silhouette. It’s a great choice for work or a night out, and you can dress it up for more formal occasions. But the best part? POCKETS 😭🙌.
Lands' End Women's Supima Cotton Long Sleeve Turtleneck
No Beth-inspired wardrobe is complete without a turtleneck. This one from Lands’ End has a relaxed yet shaped fit and would look bomb with a certain previously mentioned high waisted skirt.
It’s made with 100 percent high quality Supima cotton and is breathable and comfy. The neck can also be folded or scrunched for an extra layer of style.
J.Crew Leather Cap Toe Ballet Flats
These ballet babies will round out your 1960s lewk. The cap toe and matching trim give them an elegant appeal. Lined with leather, they boast a cushioned footbed and a low stacked heel to keep your tootsies comfy.
RoomMates Gold & White Striped Hexagon Peel and Stick Wallpaper
This bold geometric pattern will make any room a maximalist haven. Plus, peel-and-stick takes all the mess, paste, and waste out of wallpaper. The design is printed on high quality vinyl that’s easy to remove and reposition. It’s also hella budget-friendly compared with other wallpaper options.
Dreaming Casa Teal Green Velvet Curtains
Duplicate Beth and Alma’s home with these lush velvet curtains. They’ll add drama and vintage vibes to your bedroom or living room. The draperies are made with room-darkening fabric so you can get your best rest. They’re also thermally insulated to keep the heat or cold from getting in.
Mixology Bartender Kit with Stand
This profesh mixology kit is a fantastic focal point for your kitchen or booze corner. It comes with a leakproof cocktail shaker, a stylish wood stand, vintage cocktail recipe cards, and all the tools you need to make the best dranks ever.
Bonus: The stainless steel alloy is dishwasher-safe.
'The Queen's Gambit' by Walter Tevis
This book is where it all began. Walter Tevis’ classic 1983 novel is the show’s source material. It’s a must-have if you want to take your obsession to the next level.
Kangaroo Folding Wooden Chess Set
Take your chess on the go with this sleek, foldable set. It features 16 white and 16 dark brown pieces that fit nicely inside the felt-lined board. And don’t worry about spillage — it has a magnetic latch to keep it closed.
Bonus: The larger chessboard design makes it easier to see traps and moves.
Perfect Strike Chess Scorebook
This heavy-duty chess scorebook will help you keep track of your progress. The durable design is tear-resistant, and the PVC spiral binding holds up better than metal. The scoring sheets are printed on ultra-thick paper so your marks won’t bleed.
FYI: It’s made in the USA.
Chess Clock Chess Timer
Ready to go pro? This portable chess clock is great for all types of chess matches. It has an ABS plastic shell, so it’s durable and lightweight. The timing is totes accurate, and the wind-up mechanism means you don’t have to worry about batteries. Plus, anything analog adds an extra vintage touch.
Beth Harmon’s style is almost as impressive as her chess skills. Snag all the items on this list and maybe Beth will finally meet her match… in you!