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Paul & Joe vs. H&M

Paul & Joe vs. H&M

  by Amy Zhang

We love designer duds as much as the next girl, but let's face the facts—we just can't afford to traipse up and down 5th Ave. to fulfill our wardrobe wants. Instead of pining for what we can't have, we make it our mission to find the [...]

Tags: spend or save, bargain shopping, Designer Desires, dresses, H&M, Paul + Joe, sequins
7 for All Mankind vs. Forever 21

7 for All Mankind vs. Forever 21

  by Amy Zhang

We love designer duds as much as the next girl, but let's face the facts—we just can't afford to traipse up and down 5th Ave. to fulfill our wardrobe wants. Instead of pining for what we can't have, we make it our mission to find the [...]

Tags: spend or save, 7 for all mankind, bargain buys, Designer Desires, Fall 2009, fall trend, forever 21, leather, skirts
Tibi vs. Topshop

Tibi vs. Topshop

  by Amy Zhang

We love designer duds as much as the next girl, but let's face the facts—we just can't afford to traipse up and down 5th Ave. to fulfill our wardrobe wants. Instead of pining for what we can't have, we make it our mission to find the [...]

Tags: spend or save, outerwear, pink, ruffle, runway, Tibi, TopShop, winter coat
Spend or Save? Marc or Forever 21?

Spend or Save? Marc or Forever 21?

  by Amy Zhang

Want the look but short on cash? Look for bargain items that reflect the feel of a higher end piece. We love this Marc by Marc Jacobs Habotai Ruffle-Front Dress (available at Net-A-Porter.com), but it costs $360. The Forever 21 Ruffle [...]

Tags: spend or save, bargain, forever 21, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Marc Jacobs, sale