From Gucci to Kate Spade, all of our favorite designers are jumping on the women's penny loafer bandwagon and we are so into it. These shoes may look familiar (ahem, from your grandmother's closet...) but we're showing you the hottest pairs of loafers that will be anything but those ones your grandma used to wear.
Want to rock your favorite blogger's style, but can't swing the designer price tags? Don't sweat it—we're right there with you, which is why we rely on companies like ThredUP and Vestiaire Collective to satisfy our luxury cravings with discount designer prices on shoes, handbags, and accessories. Thanks to these stores, you can snag a pair of Prada pumps or Jimmy Choo mules for a much more reasonable fare.
Every month we're scouring the pre-owned section to find our must-have designer bags, shoes, and more that are too pretty to sit on a shelf for the rest of their lives. But don't wait too long because these fab finds will be gone before you have time to overthink it.
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We're already thinking fall fashion. And there are so many ways to start incorporating fall into your outfits—starting with a leather jacket. Try these four ways to style a leather jacket!
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.
Learning the rules of style you can (and should) break can boost your confidence and help you develop a chic look of your very own. Many fashion rules were designed for a different era, and these 10 outdated guidelines are ones even the world's most stylish women aren't afraid to break.
In under 15 minutes, you can upgrade a pair of basic heels with sequin trim. The end result is a budget-friendly fashion project just in time for your next big party.
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!
Make this simple and chic DIY keychain using rope, leather cord, and a trigger clasp, which you can find at any hardware store. The perfect stocking stuffer for the holidays or personal gift for any occasion!
I spied these pearl letter flats and knew in an instant this would be my next DIY. Here's how to make them.
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.
Succulent accessories are sprouting up everywhere, and you're definitely going to want some of your own this year.
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.
When we want to dress up or make an outfit look a little nicer, a pair of sky-high heels is usually the first place we turn. But whether you're battling blisters, walking a ton, or just bored with your heels at the moment, there are times when a comfortable pair of flats is too good to pass up. Luckily, there are some amazingly fancy flats out there, so your outfits (and feet) don't have to suffer. Leave your pumps at home and slip on a pair of sophisticated pointy-toe flats, pretty leopard loafers, or chic ballet flats—we've got 20 perfect pairs for you to choose from!
Picture your perfect pair of 5-inch heels and how easily it is to walk around all day in them, running from errand to errand. Yeah, we can't imagine that either. We’re taking it down an inch, or four, with the latest craze: low, mid, and kitten heels. Don’t get it twisted, we love our high-heeled leg lengtheners, but strutting from place to place at a snail’s pace isn’t practical for a girl on the go. Which is why we’re tipping our hats—and lowering our heels—to high fashion’s renewed sense of comfort-meets-style.
"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.
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.
Brown suede pumps with silver-tone and bronze-tone flat studding details throughout. Small platform and chunky high heel. Slide on.... read more
Isabel Marant "Shane" pointed-toe wedge pump featuring a color-block design, pony hair detailing, and a hook and loop ankle strap.... Comes with: Box, Dust Bag read more
Nicholas Kirkwood Mary Jane pump featuring a color-block design, suede ultra-high heel, a snakeskin platform, and a buckled strap.... Comes with: Box, Dust Bag, Heel Taps read more
Jimmy Choo crystal embellished leather platform high heel "Kendall" pumps. Retailed at $2995.
Beige pumps with heels and goldtone zipper fastening on the back. rnJewels! (One very light scratch on the right heel.)rnNo box bu...t carefully stored in their satin dustbag. read more
Elisabetta Franchi boots, fur on, golden logo, 39 size. One boot have one black spot from driving, can see in pic. details are app...rox. read more
Very good condition. They were weared two or three times. Shearling and suede platform boots. Calf and lamb. Platform 5 cm
Sono molto comode, ma purtroppo sbagliata misura quando comprato, troppo piccolo per me
Sold with box and little pouch, size runs small, OK for fine feet, size 36. As new, worn only for 30 min.
Givenchy Platform sandals in "froissé " partern leather"
Gorgeous black leather platform shoes hardly used. Beautiful condition
Very cool wedges from UN united Nude. I wear it twice, so they are in very good contitions.
Saint Laurent shoes used for 3 hours.
Janet & Janet black shoes, beautiful arch on the sole of the foot. Can be worn just as well with jeans as with a skirt. Made in It...aly, a sign of quality! read more
DSQUARED high-heeled shoes, worn once, in excellent condition.
In patent leather with small round rhinestone balls, they have been very rarely worn, still almost new with dustbag and box. Heel ...height 10 cm, wedge sole 1.5 cm. read more
Brown leather Balenciaga heels. Leather sole. Worn few times but in very good condition
Black pumps, slightly glossy, in eel skin, plain, rounded toe, leather sole, 12 cm stiletto heel. Platform height: 1.5 cm, not vis...ible as they are inside the shoes. Worn once. read more
Sergio Rossi dark green leather pumps. Iconic model. 2 cm platform, very comfortable. worn very few times.
Karen Millen heels, rock style. Worn once! 1 cm plateau.
Nina Ricci thick matt leather pumps, with plexiglass heels. As new, unworn. Excellent condition. Heel height: 10.5 cm Platform hei...ght: 1.8 cm Value: 750€ read more
Striped, black and white Sophia Webster pumps, EU 37.5