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The Sam Edelman "Gigi" t-strap sandal has been heralded as the "It" sandal of the season by Nordstrom.com (which is having their half-yearly sale right now, by the way). The colorblock Gigi sells for around $65 at various stores.
I wanted to try a little something new today, so let's see if you can guess which part of Selma Blair's outfit is a bargain (under $50). Do you think it's her sunglasses, dress, belt, bag or shoes? Answer's after the jump!
Ali Larter was spotted leaving her SoHo hotel dressed in a simple white top, red skirt and tan heel sandals. A bold pendant necklace and woven clutch finish her modern spring look. Here's my budget take (note the items from Chico's, a random yet awesome source for unique costume jewelry):
I've been invited to a child's Christening in June. There will be a church ceremony followed by a party. Can you suggest an outfit appropriate for wearing at the church, while at the same time being fashionable enough to look great at the party? —Deb
It just so happens that I attended a cousin's baptism a couple weeks ago and faced the same dilemma. I opted for a floral print dress with a hi-low hem from the LC Lauren Conrad for Kohl's collection, white LOFT blazer and wedge sandals. It was a feminine, spring-ready look that was modest enough for the church ceremony while still looking fun and festive for the party.
Here's an outfit similar to mine that might work for you (click on any item for details):