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!
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.
Editors' Top Finds
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.
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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 Many fashion rules were designed for a different era, and these 10 outdated guidelines are ones even the world's most stylish women aren't afraid to break.
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.
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.
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!
Shoes make everything better. Try out some of the season's hottest styles with this guide for our top five looks.
It has just been announced that the rockstar women of Star Wars are getting their own animated series and toy line come July 2017!
If you’re like me, you’ve thought long and hard about how to have your favorite new pants properly hemmed. If the hem is too long, can I still wear them with flats and not look sloppy? Can I wear my wide-leg jeans, that are hemmed for my flats, with my new clogs? Is it OK to roll up my skinnies instead of cutting them? Here are just a few basic rules on how to make sure your hem length is flattering for every cut.
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.
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.
"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.
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.
Multicolor knit ballet flats have round toe in front \n\nInsole reads 'MISSONI'\n\nOutsole reads 'MISSONI MADE IN ITALY VERO CUOIO... 37' read more
Lauren Ralph Lauren leather round toe ballet flats.
Prad navy "Saffiano" leather square toe slip on driver loafers feature a front logo plate and rubber outsole.
Ballet flat by HESHUNG, new, size 36 No stains or flaws With dust bag
Ballerines dans un très bon état de Jil Sander. Couleur: violet Cuir très souple et sont donc très confortables. Pointure:40.5
Madison Martin Margiela Flats/Ballet Flats in Black Leather. Non-skid pads have been added to the soles of the shoes. Barely worn.... read more
Grey/khaki "military" patent leather ballet flats. Fluorescent yellow zipper on the back. Hardly worn. Topy sole. Box and dustbag.... Size 36. read more
Mellow Yelloe ballet flats, hardly worn.
Ballerinas in pink leopard colour. As new, never worn.
Ballet flats in silver embroidery, bearing the letters of the brand with black leather toe topped with a bow and a gold plate. Siz...e 37, but suitable for a 38, since Marc Jacobs sizes run large. read more
Bailarinas con un pequeño tacón y con la parte delantera abierta y rematadas con un lazo y arandela de brillantes. Muy cómodos
Repetto genuine leather ballet flats with little heels, featuring a grosgrain edging around the cleavage. The Camille ballet flats... include an adjustable cotton lace for a perfect fit on the feet. Ecru canvas lining. Heel covered in tone on tone leather, 3 cm high. Made in France. Size 37. read more
Aquazzura's signature 'Christy' flats have a flattering lace-up front and neat pointed toe. I just weared it twice, it's nearly ne...w. read more
Excellent conditionnBarely wornnPerforated leather in certain placesnEcru and black
Chanel ballet flats in shagreen look patent leather mottled with black and white. The toe is in black leather and check print with... CC logo. Size 38.5. In very good condition. rnrnLength of sole: 25 cmrnrnWill ship in a box from another brand and its original dust bag. rn(Ref 20084) read more
Worn quite a lot but still in wearable condition. Only thing in fair condition is the pointed part as seen in the photo. Stuffed w...ith paper it becomes rigid. No box or dustbag. Very cute blue musical notes that make it unique read more
Quilted leather ballerinas in bronze metallic and, on toe area, silver leather. Only used once.
MARC BY MARC JACOBS blush ballet flats size 38,5 insole 24,5 cm
As good as new! Only worn twice! It comes without box en dust bag.
Très peu portés, aucun défaut, comme neuf
ballerines noires de united nude. le talon est comme un bloc noir. tres confortables.
Gorgeous silver metallic flats in box I did wear them one and walked outside so the bottom of shoes have got scratches but heals a...nd inside are as new read more
Lanvin - Rose Gold Metallic Leather Pump - WORN TWICESize 38 - Fit me snugly2cm Hidden HeelPlease note: This is the measurement of... MY foot, NOT the shoe. Measure your actual food to ascertain if the shoes will fit: Across Ball of Foot: 9.5cm Big Toe to Ankle: 25cm Heel (Broadest Part): 6.5cm read more
Vedette Flat Ballerina in dark blue soft nappa leather with gorgeous gold pebble. Brand new (incl. box, dust bag). Heel measures a...pproximately 10mm/0.5 inch. Made in Italy. read more