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Slip into some sporty normcore slides this summer, either from DV by Dolce Vita ($60) or the $20 look for less. See if you can guess which sandals above cost more (they're nearly identical in person!) by clicking a link below...
This unassuming white cotton tunic top can be worn so many ways for spring, especially layered. You'll see what I mean if you can guess which of the tops shown here costs more. The Frame tunic top is $210, while the look for less is now $38 on sale. Click a link below to find out which costs more!
Wedding season is right around the corner, and if you're looking for one perfect pair of heels to wear for every occasion, the Steve Madden "Stecy" is your girl. She's sexy yet demure, stylish yet matches every dress or skirt in your closet. What's not to love? Even the price isn't that bad: $79.95 at Nordstrom.com (in blush, coral, or dusty gold). But the look for less offers all the qualities we love about this shoe for $40 less (and it comes in blush, floral or black). Either way it's a win-win! But see if you can guess which shoe costs more by clicking a link below first:
When you want to wear something with serious style power that's comfortable, too, slip-on sneakers are still dominating the scene. For spring, I'm loving Rag & Bone's "Kent" perforated slip-on sneakers in supple, Italian leather...but the $295 price? Not so much. Luckily I found a great budget alternative that costs $270 less. Can you guess which shoe costs more? Click a link below to find out!
Trade in those flip-flops for a slip-on sandal that's just as comfy but way more chic with J.Crew's leather "Malta" sandal, $78 at jcrew.com. Or, try the look with a faux leather sandal that's just $12! (And it comes in 4 colors.) Can you guess which sandal costs more? Click a link below to see!