The leather jacket is no doubt a fall wardrobe staple, but investing in quality leather can be a sizable chunk of change. If you're looking for a more budget-friendly version of this timeless piece, a faux leather jacket is a prime option. Between vegan leather biker styles and luxe-looking suedette, faux is the way to go. We browsed our favorite affordable sites like Asos, H&M, and Zara to bring you 12 options that look just like the real thing for less.
We're calling it: Lavender is the It color of 2018. Sorry millennial pink, but with pale purple appearances on Spring '18 runways from Tom Ford, Tibi, and Victoria Beckham (to name a few), it's hard to ignore the pastel-adjacent takeover. Lavender even has the Rihanna seal of approval, along with Black Panther lead Lupita Nyong'o and Grown-ish rising star Yara Shahidi rocking lilac gowns on the red carpet in full support of the lilac hue. What's not to love about a universally flattering shade that looks good with just about anything, with your favorite denim or a bold orange lip. If you're not ready to take on loud ultra-violet, then these lavender pieces are your in to one of 2018's top statement trends. Shop our fave lilac finds from athleisure essentials and spring maxi dresses all the way to standout shoes and boxy suit jackets.
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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.
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.
Flat riding boots are forever, and most of us own heeled booties that replace sexy sandals when summer fades. But sock boots are a new (and daring!) boot silhouette stepping out this fall and drop-kicking the classic standbys to the curb.
Katy Perry's new shoe collection has a gorgeous pump named after Hillary Clinton, and you can bet nasty women everywhere will want a pair.
The BRCA test, a major breakthorugh in genetic science, can detect if a women pre-disposed to the breast cancer gene.
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!
While heels and sandals will always have a place in my heart (and on my feet), it's time to give my tootsies what they really want: comfort and style. These DIY sneakers—inspired by Kate Spade—will be the finishing touch to my flirty spring looks.
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.
Style is second nature for superstar Jessica Alba. Nobody does laidback luxe better than this actress and business woman. Check out our guide for getting Jessica's edgy leather and plaid look.
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.
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.
Who doesn't love a sleek pair of high heels? We all love them (or love to hate them), and you shouldn't have to choose between style and comfort. These tips will be lifesavers... or should we say feet savers!
Keep your walking art on display with this wall-mounted shoe holder! What better way to make sure you don't forget about those lime green heels you didn't need. You can proudly display them on your shoe shelf, which also doubles as home decor.
Brown suede pumps with silver-tone and bronze-tone flat studding details throughout. Small platform and chunky high heel. Slide on.... read more
Miu Miu patent leather peep toe cork platform wedge heel pumps.
Yves Saint Laurent "Nero" black embossed leather rounded toe "Tribtoo" platform high heel pumps featuring leather soles. Retailed ...at $795. Style # 315510. read more
IRO leather open toe pumps featuring a cone shaped heel and a thick ankle strap. Pulls on. Retailed at $795.
Black patent leather. Size 37,5. Visible signs of wear on heels, and see the 3 photo
Patent leather with leather lining and sole. In perfect condition. Worn only once for a ceremony. No scratches or nicks, just a fe...w marks on the sole. Size 39 FR. Insole length: 25 cm read more
Bellissimo sandalo in vernice nera, suola dorata in vero cuoio, indossato una sola volta, come nuovo, numero 39, munito di dustbag... anche se non originale. read more
Superb pair of beige and brown printed patent leather pumps by Zanotti purchased on YOOX. Size 37.5 but fits like a 37. 14 cm heel... and 4 cm platform. Worn twice. Not resoled. Very comfortable. read more
Miu Miu Beige platform heels size 38,5. With box and dust bag. Heel 14cm platform 4cm
good condition - with original box - apparent flaws: slight damage at the top of the heel - in beige lacquered leather
Walter Steiger pink patent leather pumps. Only worn once, immaculate condition. Sold with dustbag and original box. 9.5 cm heels.
Liu Jo black patent leather pumps with black canvas bands. Size 36. Closes in the center with a silver tone zipper. In very good c...ondition. Heel height: 11 cm, platform height: 2 cm, insole length: 23 cm. Will comes in another brand's box. (Ref 16689) read more
Leather black and off white pumps with wooden heel and silver line trim
Atelier Voisin beige patent leather pumps. Golden leather interiors. Stiletto heels.
Sergio Rossi pumps in shiny croc print brown leather, topstitched. Shoes in good condition, very rarely worn, only one snag at the... heel (which has been fixed by a cobbler) Leather interior. read more
Black patent court shoes, perfect for all occasions. Little bows on the front. Chanel logo in same shade.
In excellent worn condition, very comfortable.
Escarpins open-toe en cuir vernir rose. Bride au dos de la cheville. Mesures: longueur semelle intérieure 24 cm, largeur semelle i...ntérieure 7.5 cm. Veuillez noter qu'il s'agit d'un 36.5 IT ce qui correspond à un 37.5 FR. Légères marques sur le cuir des deux chaussures. read more
wie neu, kaum getragen - Pink/Magenta - Peeptoes, vorne offen - Lackleder
Size = 7M, which corresponds to a size 37.5, but slightly narrow-fitting. Better suited to a size 37. NEVER WORN Sold with their b...ox. read more
Bellissime décolletés Lamvin Mod. Mari Jane. In vernice nera con inserti sulla punta in lana color antracite e tacco blu scuro luc...ido. poco portate in ottimo stato read more
Fabulously stylish classic black patent Jimmy Choo's. Round toed pumps Style; Irena Like new. only worn once. Original box and dus...t bags. Purchased from the London store for £320 read more