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!
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.
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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.
Bold jewelry pieces are still very much on trend, but you don't have to go broke trying to stay in style. Make your own statement necklace with this DIY technique that combines woven cord and bright, colorful beads.
"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.
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.
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.
Shoes make everything better. Try out some of the season's hottest styles with this guide for our top five looks.
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!
This just in: Women finally have their own funny corner of the internet, and it's called WhoHaha.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Christian Louboutin red patent leather "Gozul Spikes" slip on flats featuring a low heel and signature red leather outsole. Retail...ed at $395. read more
Lauren Ralph Lauren leather round toe ballet flats.
Yves Saint Laurent "Nero" black embossed leather rounded toe "Tribtoo" platform high heel pumps featuring leather soles. Retailed ...at $795. Style # 315510. read more
"Alona" style pointed toe loafers by Nicholas Kirkwood. Aqua suede construction. Designed with a pointed toe and striped outsoles.... Leather insoles. read more
Ecru and black patent leather pumps. Unworn
Very pretty black patent leather pumps. The leather is a bit faded at the back on one of the two shoes (see photo)
Jimmy Choo open high-heel shoes 3cm heel Beige patent leather
Guess camel colour rounded toe pumps. Like new, never worn.
Louboutin Lady Peep worn only once. Slight dent on the left heel and a tiny mark on the right shoe (see pictures).
Shoes in very good condition, barely worn. In black patent leather, wedges.
Like new with bag packaging
Excellent condition. In burgundy patent leather. Adjustable strap fastening on the side. Pretty Swarovski details on the strap.
Red patent leather heels with wooden heel. Sling back model. Signs of wear only visible on the sole of the shoe. Comes with box an...d dustbags. Insole in cm: 25 read more
REPETTO BABY PUMPS, GISELE MODELnnSIZE 37.5 (SAYS SIZE 38.5 ON THE SOLE, BUT FITS SMALL, SO WILL FIT A 37.5)nnIN BLACK nnHEELS: 6C...M nnGood overall condition. nnRETAIL PRICE: €250. read more
Pretty pair of "slingback" pumps, in pinkish beige patent leather. Very rarely worn, maybe twice.
Brown patent leather court shoes A small bit of patent has come off the right shoe (see photo), but it's very discreet.
New nude patent leather pumps (never worn)
Black high-heel sandals, simple and elegant, only worn three times.
Open-toe pumps in black patent leather. rnInsole length: 24 c mrnHeel: 12 cm rnPlatform: 2 cmrnArch: 10 cm
Burberry beige court shoes with open toes Worn a few times, in very good condition. With small marks, unnoticeable Size 36 10 cm h...eel read more
Unworn pumps from the brand MICHEL PERRY Size 37 Patent leather, nearest to the colour brick Value €390
Stilettos with small heels and pointed tips in black patent leather. Light wear marks on leather, small rips on heels, inner and o...uter soles slightly marked. Sold with dust bag, no box. read more
Elegant patent leather heels. Sand colour in good condition. Worn with jeans or a formal outfit. Some wear marks on leather. A sma...ll rip on the left heel, invisible. read more
Brown patent leather pumps. Come with box and dustbag. Insole: 25.5cm