Have you dreamed of strutting down the sidewalks in red-soled Louboutins? Or do you wish you could channel your inner Carrie Bradshaw with a perfect pair of Manolos? Don't think their price point is out of reach, because you can get a pair of pre-loved discount designer shoes for far less than your rent check. Companies like ThredUP and Vestiaire Collective are making luxury shoes, handbags, and accessories more accessible to all of us.
Every month we're picking our favorite finds of pre-owned, great quality, designer bags, shoes, and more... but you're going to have to hurry to snag them before someone else scoops them up!
Call them Western boots, call them cowboy boots, whichever you prefer it's safe to say you're going to be calling them your new must-have boots. From the looks the runways of both fashion week for fall/winter 2018 and New York Fashion Week SS19, Western boots are the "it" item to own. From Fendi to Isabel Marant showing off fall looks back in February, to Ralph Lauren this week in its spring/summer show, to street style stars killing it in cowboy at NYFW right now, we're seeing Western boots to pair with feminine frocks, denim looks, and everything in between. Scroll down to see our 10 Western boots that will have you boot scootin' boogieing into this new trend stylishly.
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Succulent accessories are sprouting up everywhere, and you're definitely going to want some of your own this year.
When you're out on the town, don't weigh your shoulders down with a big heavy bag. Pare down your essentials to fit into a trendy--and much lighter--clutch. This leather DIY envelope clutch is a great inexpensive option.
This fall is all about going bold. Play with textures like velvet, leather, and tartan plaid. Try out graphic crop tops layered under denim dungarees. Footwear sees a return to chunky boots. It's a season ripe for experimentation and fun! Even more so if your fashion tastes tend to stray toward the unusual and extreme. Here are a few of our favorite fall fashion trends being rocked by tough girls and pointers for wearing them yourself.
"Laguna Beach" star Kristin Cavallari traded her signature flip-flops and frayed flares for sleek leather leggings and fitted blazers, and we think it's a trade up. Get her city chic look with a few key pieces.
Mon Purse has given us the ability to design our own handbags, and we aren't sure if we'll be able to stop at just one!
Leather has always been—and probably always will be—a key component of any winter wardrobe. But this season, it seems we’re getting an even heavier dose of Rock ‘n’ Roll. From revised motorcycle jackets and leather-trimmed tees to all manners of perforated and paneled, there’s something for everyone this fall.
Long, bright tassel earrings are the perfect accessory for this year's upcoming summer wardrobe. Using this tutorial, make your own shoulder-dusting tassel earrings to dress up your favorite maxi dress.
Making leather jewelry doesn't have to be complicated. With this DIY tutorial, you can use tiny bits of leather scraps to make a pair of statement earrings. The mod-inspired vibe will add a pop to any outfit!
The BRCA test, a major breakthorugh in genetic science, can detect if a women pre-disposed to the breast cancer gene.
Ever feel like you've worn the same pair of jeans for the last month straight? Ever looked into your closet and found something adorable that you'd completely forgotten you owned? Ever felt like you were in a total style rut? Join the club. But it's the new year, and there's no time like January to bid adieu to the old and bonjour to the new. If you're looking to shake things up style-wise this year, here are six resolutions that will have you strutting your stuff by springtime.
Jewelry designer Hera Arkarakas wants her designs to empower women. With afforadable pieces that are both classic and trendy, she creates designs that appeal to all types of women. Hear her thoughts on trends for 2013 and see some of her pieces below.
Her new line gives full-figured women a chance to wear everything they've been told not to.
Stitching up a party skirt is easy to DIY with the help of some readymade yardage from the fabric store that comes pre-hemmed and with an attached elastic band.
The famed muppet is fronting Kate Spade New York's holiday line as well as introducing her own, and it promises to be nothing short of perfection.
Pare Gabia striped canvas slip on espadrilles with a low platform and rubber outsole.
Yves Saint Laurent "Brogue" platform bootie featuring a lace-up front, high heel, and perforated detailing.
Lauren Ralph Lauren leather round toe ballet flats.
Rochas round-toe flat featuring patent leather throat trim and a covered heel.
Selling wedge heeled, fringed, suede trainers by The Kooples Sport. Burgundy (very comfortable inner wedge heel). Size 36. In exce...llent condition. Side lacing and zipper fastening for ease of wear. read more
Nike Cortez, flower pattern, very good condition, worn once.
Prada trainers. Like new condition. Suede and canvas. Size 36. Dustbad.
Golden leather with a used effect, size 40.
Composition: Calfskin leather. Measurements: Heel height: 4.5 cm.
Sneakers slip on in pelle pitone fluo. Lievi segni sulla suola, tomaia in stato eccellente. Lunghezza suola interna 23,5 cm.
ASH high-heel trainers in navy blue and brown leather. Worn two or three times, impeccable condition.
Ash Cult platform trainers in size US9/UK7/EU40 Snake print real leather upper with rubber soles Sole height: 5cm/2" They're pract...ically new, I've only worn them a couple times because they're a bit small for me. I have two pairs in my true size (EU41) and I love them to bits. Original price was €150" read more
Very good condition. Trendy, runs large.
Pretty pair of copper Vegas, season 2015nNever worn.
Sneackers Hogan pelle bianco e arancio 37,5 Condizioni buone
pink good condition 38,5 cleant
Very beautiful silver all-leather trainers Insole also in leather nNew shoes with dustbag and boxnThey run a bit big.
Leather and silk trainers nBronze colour nSoles added
Dior trainers, purchased in the Ultima shop in Strasbourg (multi-brand luxury shop) rnrnWorn on patent leather on the right-hand h...eel, otherwise in good condition! rnrnFor a sporty-chic look! read more
Kurt Geiger glitter gold trainers. Only worn a few times, had "distressed" look when bought."
Carven trainers with velcro straps, like new, never worn as they are unfortunately too small for me. Burgundy leather on the outsi...de and beige/camel leather inside, no traces or stains! rnSize 39, true to size. read more
Ash black suede and leather shoes with wedge heels. Worn once, like new.
Black quilted-front Ash pumps. 2 zips. Worn once.