Archive for the ‘Look for Less’ Category

Look for Less: Rebecca Minkoff Cupid Satchel

October 3rd, 2013 | Look for Less

If you love the look of the popular Rebecca Minkoff Cupid Satchel, available from Amazon for $495, but want to save some cash for other fall items…

Rebecca Minkoff-Cupid

Consider the Merona Zip Closure Satchel, available from Target for just $40.

Merona handbags

 

Look for Less: Coach Bleecker Legacy Leather Weekend Tote

November 12th, 2012 | Look for Less

If you’ve fallen in love with the rugged luxury of the Coach Bleecker Legacy Leather Weekend Tote, available from Coach for $658…

Coach Bleecker legacy tote

Take a look at the L.L. Bean Town and Field Tote, available from L.L. Bean for $179.

LLBean town and country tote

Look for Less: Bottega Veneta Maxi Veneta Hobo

September 7th, 2012 | Look for Less

If you love the look of the Bottega Veneta Maxi Veneta Hobo, available from Net-A-Porter for $2700…

Bottega Veneta handbags

Consider the soft and beautifully made Christopher Kon Ellena Woven Hobo, available from Shopbop for $470.

Christopher Kon handbags

 

Look for Less: Lands End vs. Madewell

August 28th, 2012 | Look for Less

I came across this tote and wallet from Lands’ End and really liked both. The Women’s Leather Twill Canvas Tote and Women’s Leather Clutch each sell for $90.

Lands-end-handbagsLands-end-wallet

Then I came across the very similar Caravan Mailbag and Weathered Wallet from Madewell, each for $78.

Madewell handbagsMadewell wallet

Look for Less: Chanel Quilted Double Sided Pocket Tote

June 27th, 2012 | Look for Less

If you love the Chanel Quilted Double Sided Pocket Tote, the vintage version of which was available from Gilt for $2699, but don’t love Chanel prices…

Chanel-quilted-handbag

Try the Rebecca Minkoff Quilted Swing, available from Amazon for $395. A much edgier look, but will hold you over until you’ve saved up enough to buy that vintage Chanel.

Rebecca Minkoff handbags

Look for Less: Louis Vuitton Sofia Coppola Bag

June 8th, 2012 | Look for Less

I’ve been swooning over the Louis Vuitton Sofia Coppola Bag since I first laid eyes on it but at $3950, it’s unlikely it will ever see the likes of my closet. But I think I’ve found a suitable alternative with the Charles Jourdan Sierra Satchel, available from Last Call on Ebay for $180.

Louis-Vuitton-Sofia-CoppolaCharles-Jourdan-Sierra-Satchel

Look for Less: Rebecca Minkoff MAB Bombe

May 4th, 2012 | Look for Less

If you like the look of Rebecca Minkoff MAB Bombe, available from Amazon for $525…

Rebecca-Minkoff-handbags

Consider the Poppie Jones Python Print Satchel, available from DSW for $50.

Poppy Jones handbags

Look for Less: Gucci New Bamboo Top Handle

April 27th, 2012 | Look for Less

If you like the look of the Gucci New Bamboo Top Handle Bag, available from Saks for $2030…

Gucci handbags

Consider the Bodhi Capetown Convertible Tote, which I think I like better, available from Last Call for $330.

Bodhi handbags