Just because you want to wear the latest fashion trends and styles, doesn’t mean you need to spend a fortune. Neutrals colors are always classically chic and are totally on trend this season. With lace embellishments and gilded eye-catching accessories, you’ll never call neutral hues boring again! In this edition of “High-End vs. AFFORDABLE”, today’s set features peplum tops, lace clutches, and multi-strap platform high-heel sandals, ranging from uber-luxe to ultra-affordable.
1. Rag & Bone ‘Jett’ Peplum Top ($255): A refined high/low top cut from a lightweight weave is drawn in at the natural waist to create a flattering peplum effect.
2. Alexander McQueen – Knuckle Box Clutch ($2516): Steal the scene with a malefic matrimony of obsessive opulence carrying this seductively sinister Alexander McQueen Knuckle Box Clutch! This exquisite clutch is made of lace-covered leather, is large enough to hold your ID, credit cards, lipstick and money. A knuckle duster top features four rings decorated with supernatural skulls, colorful crystals, and breathtaking baubles.
3. Burberry – Leather Platform Sandal ($455): The Burberry Leather Platform Sandal in nude color features 5″ platform heel, secure elasticized heel strap with full-length zip closure, folded leather straps at vamp, and lightly padded leather insole for extra comfort.
4. TOPSHOP Panel Peplum Shell Top ($48): This machine-washable ivory colored ponte panelled peplum shell top with back zip detail is an affordable trendy piece with a classically stylish silhouette. Pair it with jeans for a casual daytime look, or dress it up with a sexy pencil skirt and heels for evening. This is sure to become your go-top top all summer long.
5. Jessica McClintock – Lace Clutch ($48): You’ll get ravenous reviews from envious onlookers when you are carrying this delightfully elegant clutch from Jessica McClintock. The clutch is made of lace-covered material, and features a single drop-in chain, secure kiss-lock frame closure, and lined interior with a back wall slip pocket.
6. GUESS Kio High-Heel Sandal ($110): Dance the night away in these glitter-enhanced multi-strap platform sandals. The shiny leather 1″ platform and 5″ stiletto heel ground this daring style without breaking its spirit.