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!
Straw basket bags are hotter than ever this summer, but they're not just for the beach. From oversized totes to tiny woven baskets to playful pom-pom clutches, the It accessory is ideal for Sunday brunch with your besties, date night at the movies, or just hitting the city streets. Though the gorgeous straw styles from Cult Gaia and Clare V. may not suit everyone's budget, you can still score the cool-girl cary-all for a steal. Here are 14 under-$50 straw bags we'll be carrying all season.
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I spied these pearl letter flats and knew in an instant this would be my next DIY. Here's how to make them.
Succulent accessories are sprouting up everywhere, and you're definitely going to want some of your own this year.
"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.
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.
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.
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.
It has just been announced that the rockstar women of Star Wars are getting their own animated series and toy line come July 2017!
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.
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.
Her new line gives full-figured women a chance to wear everything they've been told not to.
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.
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!
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!
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.
Grey felt and leather mule heels. Feature a statement knot to the front and copper round heels. Worn only twice. Fantastic conditi...on. Very comfortable. read more
Nice Loafers loro Piana Never worn Very comfortable
Very good condition, wear twice!
Only wear once. Very new. Height about 4cm. No box, with non-original dust bag.
Very good condition -gold leather and sides are from plastic - you can see through.
Caramel colour trainers with purple interior and leather laces. Very rarely worn.
Michael Kors "Citadines" navy blue trainers Only worn twice Not for sale in France, brought back from the USA.
Trainers by Giuseppe Zanotti, size 38, only worn once.
Sublime pair of Chanel sneakersrnIn leather, covered in camelliasrnLimited edition rnWorn once, perfect condition rnSold with thei...r box rnSize 37 read more
Pale pink trainers Snake effect In good condition Size 37
Nice shinny leather in burgundy color trainers like new.
NIKE Blazer SBnUnisex model. nSize 38nIn perfect condition, worn 3 times (the jeans rubbed on the yellow inside but this is not vi...sible from the outside) read more
Basquets cuir int & ext, multicolor
Black leather trainers, not worn often. The leather isn't damaged; with some marks on the white sides.
Celine high-top sneakers! Worn once. Size 41, normal sizing. Sold with original box and dustbag. Retail price 800€.
Black leather sneakers by Sandro. nSize 38. nCamel interior and inner sole. nIn good condition as they were pre-worn. nSome signs ...of wear due to the rubbing inside the shoes and a few creases on the leather. nSoles in very good condition. read more
Red Zanotti, size 39, in very good condition.
Very beautiful Barbara Bui in python. Hardly been worn at all. In excellent condition.
Flat trainers in good condition. Size 37 1/3 FR, 6 US.
Saint Laurent slippers in red and black leather (panther). They are slightly shiny (a bit of glitter). They have been worn once an...d only once (they do not fit me: my foot is rather wide and they are too tight on me). You slip on the shoes like slippers. Size: 39 IT which is equivalent to a size 40 FR. read more
They are black and golden, with leather and velvet on the fastenings.
Brown leather trainers with platform soles. 3 cm. Light scratches and signs of wear. Insole length: 25 cm Sold with a pair of extr...a laces but no box or dustbag. read more