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 1 of 11
Click through to shop 10 inexpensive items and the designer styles that inspired them!
Military Jacket Hack 2 of 11
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 3 of 11
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 4 of 11
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 5 of 11
Splurge on a pair of Theory plaid pants from Saks for $275.