10 Designer Hacks: Get the Look for Less
by Jeanette Scott
| Posted 11 months ago
There are some style items that I’m happy to splurge on. For example, a quality handbag, a nice pair of designer jeans (on sale, of course), and a suit for job interviews. But when it comes to trendy items, I think saving money reigns supreme. Here are 10 budget-friendly designer hacks and the pricey items that inspired them.
The Look For Less
Click through to shop 10 inexpensive items and the designer styles that inspired them!
Military Jacket Hack
Splurge on this Burberry Brit jacket from Nordstrom for $750.
Or save with this (even cuter, in my opinion!) jacket from Express for $178.
Studded Flats Hack
Splurge on a gorgeous pair of Valentino studded flats from Farfetch for $804.22.
Or save with a pair of patent leather look-alikes by Sole Society for $49.95.
Bodycon Dress Hack
Splurge on this Temperley London dress from Shopbop for $970.
Or save with this equally cute number from Forever 21 for $34.80. (That's a savings of more than $900!)
Plaid Pants Hack
Splurge on a pair of Theory plaid pants from Saks for $275.
Or save with this LOFT look-alike for $79.50.
Studded Boots Hack
Splurge on a pair of Chloe boots from Net-a-Porter for $1,345.
Or save a thousand bucks and with this Forever 21 version for $42.80.
Leather Trench Hack
Splurge on a Rag & Bone leather trench from Stylebop for $794 on sale.
Or save with this vegan leather version from Express for $128.
Graphic Tee Hack
Splurge on this graphic tee from J.Crew for $45.
Or save with the Forever 21 version for $10.80, a quarter of the cost.
Cap Toe Pump Hack
Splurge on a pair of pointed cap toe pumps by Saint Laurent from Neiman Marcus for $745.
Or save a chunk of change with a similar pair from Express for $79.
Varsity Jacket Hack
Splurge on a varsity jacket by True Religion from Shopbop for $497.
Or save at Aeropostale with this jacket on sale for $26.85.
Striped Jeans Hack
Splurge on a pair of vertical striped jeans by Paige from Net-a-Porter for $255.
Or save with the cheaper Forever 21 version for $24.80.