Who needs the real deal? Get the look of leather, fur, exotic skins and more—at a fraction of the price, no less!—with these fabulous faux.
Fabulous “fur” cuffs give this wool and cashmere coat a chic-retro look.
Ann Taylor wool coat with faux fur cuffs, $398; anntaylor.com
These 100 percent PU ballet flats boast contrasting toes and heels for a super chic look.
Gap patent ballet flats, $50; gap.com
You don’t have to be a pilot to appreciate this classic jacket (rendered in pleather for an animal- and wallet-friendly take on the original).
Hazel pleather jacket, $98; piperlime.com
This over-sized, leather-like bag will hold a whole day’s worth of stuff in style.
H&M bag, $24.99; H&M stores
For best effect, wear these faux leather shorts as you would a mini skirt, with opaque tights and short or tall boots.
The Limited cuffed shorts, $60; thelimited.com
These spotted flats are guaranteed to go with almost everything in your wardrobe.
Amalia leopard flat, $98; bananarepublic.com
Keep your head heated with this “rabbit fur” trimmed aviator cap.
Paul Leinburd Designs By Crown Cap aviator hat, $82; lordandtaylor.com
These military-inspired, microsuede boots look especially right paired with skinny jeans.
Simply Vera Vera Wang ankle boots, $90; kohls.com
Worn open or closed, this super soft, synthetic suede jacket delivers a sexy look.
Express (Minus the) Suede jacket, $98; express.com
Slip this furry capelet over sweaters, jackets, coats or tees for a look with added punch.
Bebe faux fur capelet, $139; bebe.com
These ostrich-embossed platforms will see you straight through spring and summer.
Talbots ostrich-embossed peep-toe platforms, $179; talbots.com
Luxe up your lobes with a pair of crystal and faux pearl drop earrings.
White House Black Market faux pearl bauble earring, $24; whbm.com
Top these black, skinny, snakeskin print pants with a chunky, over-sized sweater for a subtly sexy look.
Victoria’s Secret VS legging jean, $60; victoriassecret.com
This knit coat’s built-in faux fur collar adds style and warmth.
Zara knit coat, $60; Zara stores
Luxe-looking fake fur gives these clog booties an après-ski look.
Michael Michael Kors Parker faux fur clog booties, $198; bloomingdales.com
Still feel like faking it? Mimic some of this season’s runway trends with budget-friendly pieces by studying our "Runway to Real Way" suggestions.
First Published Thu, 2011-01-13 16:08
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