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Cape Chic: Miranda Kerr's Camel Poncho and Leather Leggings Look for Less

Miranda Kerr stuns in a camel coat and leather leggings.
Miranda Kerr looked stunning in her camel wrap cape and leather leggings fall look which was snapped as the model strutted her stuff through LAX. If only we could all look so chic when we traveled. But when you break down her ensemble into its essential components, it's really not that hard to steal this look for less. All you need is a cozy cape, ruana, or poncho - whatever you want to call it! - paired with leggings and ankle boots. Add a luxe velvet bodysuit for a more daring look that suitable for a night out, or simplify the outfit with a simple v-neck layering top in a neutral hue. Miranda's cape looks like this $3,890 one from The Row but we found affordable lookalikes under $40...read on for this stylish fall look you'll want to copy more than once.

Miranda Kerr stuns in a camel coat and leather leggings.

Shop the Look for Less:


Forever 21 Cape, $34.90 (also love this ruana at Target) // Velvet Bodysuit, $12.99 // H&M Imitation Leather Leggings, $19.99 (or try these faux leather leggings at Nordstrom) // Lace Choker, $28 // Steve Madden 'Brisk' Velvet Ankle Booties, $99 (Extra 25% off during Lord & Taylor Friends & Family Sale) // Flat Top Sunglasses, $10 // ZARA Handbag, $25.90


Miranda Kerr Photo Credit: PacificCoastNews

Bodysuit Beauty: Victoria Justice's Choker Top and Maxi Skirt Look for Less

Steal Victoria Justice's fashion style with a choker top and split maxi skirt.
Victoria Justice wore a sexy minimalist look for a recent appearance on Extra. The Rocky Horror Picture Show star paired a choker-style bodysuit top with a split front maxi skirt, black pointy toe pumps and retro sunglasses. I like that she kept her color palette and makeup simple and let the edgy, modern silhouettes of her separates do all the talking. You can find choker tops and maxi skirts with sky-high slits at many budget-friendly stores these days, from Express to Forever 21...we found lookalikes you can shop online starting at just $10.90! Read on to snag Victoria's complete look for less...

Steal Victoria Justice's fashion style with a choker top and split maxi skirt.

Shop the Look for Less:


Boohoo Choker Cut-Out Bodysuit, $26 (also love this top at Express) // Forever 21 Split Front Maxi Skirt, $10.90 // H&M Leather Pumps, $69.99 // BP Sunglasses, $12 // Sole Society 'Jemma' Clutch, $69.95


Victoria Justice Photo Credit: Cathy Gibson, PacificCoastNews

BB's Weekly Link Round Up: Weekend Sales, Fall Fashion Picks and More

Fringe sweater, cold shoulder top, leopard beanie and lace-up rainboots for Fall on a budget


I'm sort of obsessed with fringe sweaters lately, like this one. I've spotted a few in-store at Marshalls and T.J.Maxx, too, under $30!

I tried on a bunch of ponchos, capes, shawls and chunky cardigans at Target this past week - so many good ones to choose from right now! Love this one for those fall #weekendvibes.

Perfect timing: Rainboots are 25% off at target.com with code STAYDRY - love this pair with lace-up detailing.

I spotted a couple pairs of classy over-the-knee boots at Target this week, too, like the Mossimo Black 'Mariah' in black or taupe. So good for under $50!

Big fan of this natural beauty brand: Save 20% off mascara with code ALLEYESONYOU through October 31st at pacificabeauty.com.

Almost everything is 50% off at Ann Taylor with code OCTOBER50 #werk

Madewell is offering an extra 30% off sale items with code EXTRASALE. I picked up another one of my favorite tees in Chocolate Raisin (note: these are very lightweight)

Everyone's favorite herringbone vest is back at J.Crew Factory (and it's on sale!)

This leopard beanie is also back in stock, a fashion blogger fave and just $15.

Copy Cat Chic is sharing stunning Friendsgiving tablescape ideas.

College Fashion takes an oversized cardigan from day to night.

Sydne Style shows us how to wear fall florals.

Victoria Beckham for Target is Coming This Spring

Victoria Beckham is designing a collection for Target coming this spring.
Target announced their next designer collab - and it's a good one. They're partnering with none other than Victoria Beckham to introduce a limited-edition collection that reflects the "charming, yet functional essence of the Victoria, Victoria Beckham womenswear line and includes the designer’s first foray into childrenswear.

Inspired by the Victoria, Victoria Beckham line, as well as Beckham’s everyday life and the shared experiences between mother and child, the Victoria Beckham for Target collection includes more than 200 items featuring soft pastels, bright pops of color and feminine spring prints for women’s, girls, toddler and baby.

Ranging in price from $6-$70, with most items under $40, the collection will be offered in sizes XS-3X for women and NB-XL for girls, toddler and baby.

Victoria Beckham for Target will be available at all Target stores and Target.com beginning April 9, 2017. Select pieces will be available for sale internationally via VictoriaBeckham.com."

Throwback Thursday: Gigi Hadid's Colorblock Bomber and Chuck Taylor Look for Less

Shop Gigi Hadid's bomber jacket style for less.
If you're just getting into the bomber jacket trend for fall 2016, you'll need to look back to last February when It Girl Gigi Hadid was already rocking this outerwear look. She paired a colorblock bomber jacket with all-black everything...fitted top, skinny pants, and YSL bag. Her super affordable and always classic Converse sneaks in white gave the look an athleisure vibe and played off the colorblocking on her jacket. Snag her look for less this season with our affordable finds including this must-have bomber jacket under $40!

Shop Gigi Hadid's bomber jacket style for less.


Gigi Hadid Photo Credit: PacificCoastNews