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 street style stars to the pages of our favorite fashion magazines, we can't seem to escape the trend that is micro purses. In the time we took trying to figure out how to fit anything other than our cell phone in these tiny little bags to toying with our emotions towards hanging up our favorite totes, designer brands have crafted up the perfect little (emphasis on the little) bags of our dreams and we're finally ready to hop on the mini bag bandwagon. Are you?
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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.
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.
I spied these pearl letter flats and knew in an instant this would be my next DIY. Here's how to make them.
This just in: Women finally have their own funny corner of the internet, and it's called WhoHaha.
"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!
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Jimmy Choo almond-toe pump featuring a high heel and embossed snakeskin pattern. Slips on. Comes with: Dust Bag
Prada genuine lizard and suede open toe wedge heel sandals with an embellished front and adjustable ankle strap.
Lanvin patent leather peep toe wooden platform high heel pumps. Comes with: Dust Bag
Alexander McQueen satin square toe platform high heel pumps with leather soles. Retailed at $595. Comes with: Box
Royal-dry by Aquatalia, made from snakeskin effect patent leather and a padded leather footbed, and micro-fiber lining. Very comfo...rtable and nice wearing with cigarettes pants or skirts. read more
mocassino in vernice colore nero, con tacco alto ma largo e comodo, completo di scatola, leggermente segnata la soletta interna. t...aglia 37.5 read more
CON SCATOLA ORIGINALE, FODERATE
Christian Louboutin Matador 100 slingback pumps Yellow size 36 Christian Louboutin's sunshine-bright pumps are the perfect antidot...e to fall's pared-down palette! Mustard patent-leather slingback pumps with a stiletto heel that measures approximately 100mm/ 4 inches. Christian Louboutin pumps have a round toe, a nude inner sole and a signature red leather sole. Italian sizing - Runs true to size Never worn outside read more
Elegant heels with a bow on the top.
Paule Ka patent leather beige heels
Pretty pair of Jimmy Choo "Private" black patent leather shoes. Size 36! 2 cm heels with a little 1 cm platform. Like new, in thei...r box and with dust bag. read more
Worn only once.
Saint Laurent star pumps. Worn three times but there is a mini dent on the heel. Heel height: around 7 cm
Valentino patent pumps Gorgeous, perfect line but too small for my real 40. Delivered in their original box and dust bag. As new.
Ползвани са няколко пъти. Като нови са.
Stunning pair of pumps, all in black patent leather. Worn twice only, small light snag on the base of the left heel, though still ...in very good condition! Open toes, 8 cm heel and 0.5 cm platform. With dust bag. read more
Miu Miu pumps, size 37, in black patent leather, worn twice. Generally very good condition, sequined sole, heels in perfect condit...ion. read more
HEELED BABIES WORN 2-3 TIMES ONLY. EXCELLENT CONDITION. PRICE NOT NEGOTIABLE. HEIGHT HEEL 11.5CM HEIGHT FRONT PLATFORM 2.3CM
Tom Ford for Gucci sexy Peeptoes in black patent leather and plastic. Some nicks on the leather (all repaired and only seen at ver...y close inspection). In original dustbag. read more
Escarpin en cuir vernis avec lacet. Talon comfortable.
Court shoes in two materials: black patent leather and suede. With a very beautiful cut-out on the foot. With a 10cm heel, very co...mfortable. read more
Like new: Dolce & Gabbana pumps, never worn. Size 39. Black patent leather and leopard sole/interior. True to size. 10-cm heel and... 2-cm wedge. read more
I bought these stunning nude peep toes from selfridges in London. I have only been worn once. They only had them in a UK 5 left an...d I was so desperate to have them that I bought them anyway however after wearing them out for the first time they're just that bit too small for me. Amazing for day and night wear. Slight marking on the side of one of the shoes which can been seen in the photos. I'm sure can be sorted by dry cleaners however it's so unnoticeable that I wouldn't personally bother. read more
Patent red decolette pump
Pair of Guess pumps in good condition, very seldom worn, skates have been laid on the sole, only a few wearing scuffs on the heels... are to be noted. read more
100% Authentic Miu Miu Patent Leather Black Wood Platform Sandal Heels By Miu Miu we have here these stunning sandals. Beautiful s...hoes are crafted of patent leather upper in black color, glazed wood and leather soles. Lovely Miu Miu heels feature black patent leather upper, leather lining and soles, almond open toe front, buckle closure and are lifted by a 12.5cm patent leather covered heel and 2cm glazed wood platform. Stunning pair of Miu Miu heels will look fabulous with any outfit. Preowned excellent condition. Worn just one time. Color: Black Material: Patent Leather Size: EU38 Heel: 12.5cm Platform: 2cm Inner sole:25cm Condition: Preowned excellent read more