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.
Editors' Top Finds
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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!
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.
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!
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.
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.
It's no surprise that January Jones has style, and this casual look is no exception. From the jacket to the booties to the black zipper skinny jeans, this military-inspired leather jacket has us ready to enlist in her style army.
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.
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.
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.
Pretty Giuseppe Zanotti ballet flats, with gold and silver sequins, size 40.5 Ideal to stay stylish in flat shoes for parties
Sandalia cuero YSL negra talla 38/5
Brown leather clutch bag with its chain allowing you to wear it on the shoulders. 25 CM X 14 CM
Sandales à talons en bois et cuir végétal. Perforations fantaisie et noeud à l'avant. Fermeture à bride avec boucle. Pointure 39. ...Fabriquées en Italie. Vendues avec la boite à chaussures. Mesures: hauteur du talon 9.5cm, hauteur plateforme 3cm, épaisseur semelle 7.5cm read more
Antique cracked grey leather ballet flats by Prada. With black leather bow and intricate detailing around. Hardly worn. In perfect... condition. Size 38. The purchase price was €350. read more
Sam Edelman Patent leather ballerina with snakeskin print toe cap and ribbon bow. Material-leather, colour-Navy. UK size 3, EU siz...e 36. Product code: R4S5SEF11 read more
Excellent condition. Like new. Wear twice. Condition: 9/10
Like new white ballet flats Very rarely worn, too small for me
Ballerinas with a wedge sole, size 39. Worn for half a day, too big.
REPETTO Camille ballet flats, only worn once (gift but too small for me). Charcoal grey. Patent leather. Cotton lace to adjust the... size. Small 3-cm heel. All seasons, worn with a dress or jeans. read more
Chanel ballet flats in excellent condition, worn twice.
Givenchy Obsedia black leather flats. Size 39. Hard to find. Comes with the original box.
Ballet flats with bows, in black patent, bought in Italy in 2008.rn
ballerine blu notte, colore cangiante, molto belle, molto ben rifinite, per il, giorno e la notte. nuove
LAN in flats, mildly worn sole
ballerine in pelle bianca e nera intrecciata, segni di utilizzo solo sulla suola.
Few times worn. Some sign of use, size 38.
Very pretty leather ballet flats, with some scratch marks on the front and back.
Brand new CHLOE shoes! Pair of ballet flats. Made of smooth black leather, very supple and velvety. Inspired by dance slippers, th...ese ballet flats will make your feet both pretty and comfortable. A basic, timeless look. Sold in their original box! read more
Valentino Leather flats Cool chain detail with logo stud Leather strap wrap around Comfortable Soles covered protected the origina...l sole read more
Black and white Alexa shoes from Tabitha Simmons. Generally in good, little worn condition but there is some scuffing to toe tips ...underneath (see picture). read more
Vince Camuto Ballet Flats in excellent preowned condition. These Flats are very comfortable. Size:7 M
Ecru ballet flats with black toe, a knot, and a metallic decoration signed by the brand.