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.
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!
Editors' Top Finds
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.
The BRCA test, a major breakthorugh in genetic science, can detect if a women pre-disposed to the breast cancer gene.
Leather has always been—and probably always will be—a key component of any winter wardrobe. But this season, it seems we’re getting an even heavier dose of Rock ‘n’ Roll. From revised motorcycle jackets and leather-trimmed tees to all manners of perforated and paneled, there’s something for everyone this fall.
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.
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.
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.
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.
On a scale of one to classy, gold jewelry lands at effortlessly elegant. Slip on a few gold bangles or don a set of stacked gold rings to take your look from everyday casual to sophisticated chic in seconds.
Jump on the latest jewelry trend by adding a few midi rings to your collection of sparkly stuff. You'll love these dainty gold and silver midi rings stacked together or worn alone!
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.
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.
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!
"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.
Beautiful snakeskin slip on sneakers from Lanvin. Very comfortable and a true size 39.
Black Tod's leather loafers Size 35 Like new In very good condition
Tods classic loafers in brown size 35. Leather lace woven, hand stitched seam, with iconic sole.
Gold shoes with black embellishment on the tip. Brand new, never worn. Come with original box and dust bag.
Very fashionable ballerine with studds on the front Gold color very matching with every outfit Almost never worn in a very good co...ndition Size 37 price tagg still on shoe read more
Gold mirror leather with brown leather with dust bag, original box True size Worn maximum 5 times Bought from theoutnet.com
scarpe con scatola originale, e sacca protettiva
Chloe, crocodile effect pointed flats, with black satin bow. Size 35 but are really a size 36
Ballerines Jimmy Choo Finlay Glitter Lamé Pointure 37
Wearing 2 times. Bought in e-shop last year. Very lovely slip on. Gold colour.
Golden leather ballet flats, silvered and gilt metallic buttons on top. Composition: 100% leather. Inner sole length: 23 cm. Outer... sole is marked, several scratches on the leather. read more
MIU MIU. Like new. Pair of ballet flats. Entirely sequinned. Gold colour. Gorgeous!
Pretty, gold Prada ballet flats. Size 38. With box. Insole length: approximately 26 cm Little mark on the insole.
I am selling these beautiful ballet flats in bronze or iridescent taupe leather, with elastic straps over the tops. The interiors ...are powder pink leather, and the soles are also leather. read more
Golden leather ballet flats. Box and original dust bag included. There are a few scratches on the leather, and the soles are marke...d. Insole length: 24 cm. read more
Brand new, genuine leather flats by Cynthia Rowley. Authentic and very comfortable. Leather sole, and upper sole. Very stylish and... unique. size 39, US8. Fit true to size. this was a gift for me but i never wore them. read more
Beautiful, almost new flats. Perfect for a day wear and to wear at night.
Worn two times in total. One time before the sole replacement, one after. Replacement made in the original Minuit Moins 7 Shop in ...Paris. Too small for my 38 size. No defects on the leather. With dust bag and original box. read more
tres bon état portée 2 fois, aucun défaut. ballerine souple qui se met en forme sur le pied. tres agréable a porter.
Beige-gold ballet flats Size 37 Only wore 2x Look new
Maloles ballet flats. Size 37.5. - gold crackled leather upper. Leather lining. Grosgrain ribbon on the toe. Leather insole. Leath...er sole. - sold with dustbag - in very good condition. Only the sole shows that they have been worn. - detail, pretty materials, impeccable hand-finishing. Maloles Miracosta-Antignac succeeded with these ballet flats. read more
UNWORN soft gold LK Bennett pointed flats in Napa leather
Foldable Gold ballerinas Anna Dello Russo for H & M Never been worn