Handbag Dupes: Getting The Luxury Look For Less

My love of luxury grows but unfortunately the same can’t be said for my bank balance. I have been seeing Miss Pap popping up more and more on my social media so I thought I would take a look. While scrolling through the handbag section I was struck by how…

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The Best Designer Bags To Invest In

It’s been a while since I’ve written a post that is entirely designer related and I’ve missed that. You may remember back in July I wrote ‘Are Designer Handbags Worth The Money’ where I touched on the topic of which bags were the best ones to invest in. I thought…

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One Bag Three Ways With The Saint Laurent Monogram Shoulder Bag

This is the second post in my one bag three ways series. In case you missed it the first post featured the Givenchy Antigona worn three different ways. Today’s post focuses on the Saint Laurent Monogram Bag worn for work, weekend and an event. Before you spend hundreds, potentially thousands,…

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Why Is Luxury Fashion So Expensive?

I’ve always had expensive taste and lusted after designer pieces. I wasn’t brought up like that, this is something I have developed on my own. I know I’m not the only one to have heard ‘you’re only paying for the name, the cheaper item is exactly the same’. I’ve always…

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10 Advantages Of Buying Pre-Loved Designer Clothing

While I wouldn’t think twice about checking out pre-loved sites for designer clothing and accessories, there are still so many people who wouldn’t even consider it. I have written several other posts relating to pre-loved designer in my quest to convince more people to give it a go like my…

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One Bag Three Ways With The Givenchy Antigona

If I am going to spend a lot of money on a handbag I want to know that I am going to be able to get the maximum wear out of it for the money I spent. I know some people like to buy bags as collectors items but I…

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Why You Should Consider Renting Designer

Many years ago I was joking about renting handbags with a group of friends, completely unaware that it would actually become a ‘thing’. I previously wrote about why there’s no shame in buying pre-loved designer and I feel like that should also be extended to renting designer. Renting Designer Renting…

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How Do Pre-Loved Designer Websites Guarantee Authenticity?

While I frequently search pre-loved websites for my dream pieces at a fraction of the cost, there is one thing that concerns me. How do these websites guarantee authenticity? If you are spending hundreds of pounds (even thousands) you obviously want assurance that what you’re buying is genuine. If you…

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Why There’s No Shame In Buying Pre-Loved Designer

I feel like there used to be a bit of a stigma surrounding buying pre-loved items. Some people believe that you only buy ‘second hand’ when you can’t afford to buy brand new. This is really not the case and buying pieces that have been pre-owned is actually something of…

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My Thoughts On Designer Dupes

I was never really sure about designer dupes to be honest, like there was something dishonest about them pretending to be something they’re not. However, I have come to realise that there is a huge difference between designer dupes and a fake. Dupes are just items that have taken inspiration…

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