Celebrity and blogger style is to die for, but let's face it: Most of the time they're wearing brands that are far out of our price ranges. So what's a stylish girl to do? Enter in companies like ThredUP and Vestiaire Collective who are selling designer shoes, handbags, and accessories for a fraction of the retail price.
Every month we're pulling pre-owned luxury finds we can't get enough of. What's old is always new again with fashion, but you have to act fast because these deals sell faster than the blink of an eye.
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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The BRCA test, a major breakthorugh in genetic science, can detect if a women pre-disposed to the breast cancer gene.
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.
Ana Ono Intimates is the first lingerie brand to create garments specifically for women who have had a breast cancer-related surgery, and their recent debut at New York Fashion Week was definitely one for the books.
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.
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.
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.
Forget about bulky sweaters and ski jackets. Jordin Sparks has a more sophisticated way to wear winter: fur-trimmed parka, textured leather leggings, and wedge sneakers. Wear this look when you want to look cool while keeping warm.
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!
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.
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.
"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 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!
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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.
Marni jute peep toe slingback high heel sandals with multicolor printed tie closures.
Christian Louboutin "Daffodile" platform pumps featuring a pointed toe and an ultra-high heel. Slips on.
Christian Louboutin "Lady Peep Sling" patent leather colorblock peep toe high heel platform pumps with a red leather sole.
Jimmy Choo leather open toe high heel sandals with back pleating and a buckled ankle strap.
NWOT NBW Steve Madden "Reilly Oxford" Heels. Faux patent trim with 4 1/2 inch heel and 3/4 inch platform, Size 7.
From Jil Sander 2013 Fall Collection, Size: 37 Black and golden details. Brand-new, never worn. Comes with original Jil Sander box... Retail price was 580 euros read more
100% Authentic Bottega Veneta Patent Leather Pump Shoes Here we have these lovely pumps by Bottega Veneta These beautiful Two tone... pumps are made of black and brown patent leather with white stitching details and lifted by black leather 10.5 cm heels. Black leather lining Brand new Color: Black/Brown Material: Patent leather Size: EU37 Heel: 10.5cm Made in Italy Condition: Brand new read more
Pumps en charol blanco con el tacón negro. Es un 35,5 eu pero yo normalmente uso un 36 eu y me van Jackets. Casi nuevos, usados só...lo una vez. Con dustbag. read more
Decoltè bianca Nando Muzi in pelle lucida
Beautiful powder pink pumps with superposed socks/gaiters Worn once only Ideal for the warm days coming soon
Wunderschöne Lack-Sling-Pumps nur wenige Male getragen
Elegant Celine pumps in aged patent leather. The exact colours are Hermes red and camel beige. Barely worn, excellent condition.
"Elena 90" model, in dark brown/brown In "as new" condition Size 37
Tribute in vernice color cioccolato taglia 39 in ottimo stato. Complete di dust bag originale.
Elégants escarpins noirs Dolce & Gabbana à bout ouvert en cuir verni et filé sur les côtés. Taille 36,5it convient également à un ...36fr. Talon en cuir verni de 9 cm. Semelle intérieure en cuir argenté de 24cm semelle extérieure en cuir 25cm. Magnifique cambrure, très stables et très confortables. Idéale pour apporter une touche d'élégance à vos tenues. Très facile à assortir. En très bon état, portés 3 ou 4 fois, juste une petite marque au bout devant (au niveau des doigts) de l'escarpin gauche mais à peine visible une fois porté (cf. photos). Livrés avec sa boite d'origine et papier en soie. read more
Marc Jacobs pompom pumps in size 37.5. In very good condition, patent leather Truly wonderful Heel height 9.5 In black with blue p...ompom The sole is in brown patent read more
Very good condition, worn 2-3 times. Patent leather and leather sole.
Petal pumps, coral colour varnish for a retro look. The heels are 9.5 cm, they are in perfect condition, like new because they wer...e worn for only a few hours (only the soles show that they have been worn). Sold with their original box. read more
Brand new shoes in perfect condition, bought in 2011 and only tried on a few times. Certificate of authenticity and original box; ...the box is a bit discoloured as I kept it in a sunny place. They run about 1/2 size small for a wide foot (I am size 39.5 and they fit). read more
Like New Christian Louboutin Pumps in pastel yellow. Bought from Christian Louboutin Store in Hong Kong with original shoe box. Ru...ns true to its size. No sign of stain or defects. Patent leather. read more
Open court shoes in off-white patent. Only worn once as they're too big
Black patent (metallic effect) pumps, only worn once. Designer label print on leather insole, designer engraved leather sole, come... with original box and dustbags. Size 37, fits normal. read more
Lackpumps von Carvela, GröBe 40. Mit groBer Schleife vorn. Absatzhöhe ca. 7cm. Nur 1 x getragen, haben davon leider eine kleine Ma...cke im Absatz - sonst wie neu! read more
Open toe in vernice con strass Usata pochissimo Ottima calzata