Ugly Is The New Black: How To Get The Balenciaga Look!
It doesn't have to cost $3000 to look kitsch.
2017 has been the year of big ugly statements – and we're not just talking about Donald Trump's presidency or Taylor Swift's new album. Fashion has undergone a veritable aesthetic rebirth. Where we once sought to look Scandinavian-sleek in a black turtleneck, leather boots, a waist bag and perhaps a beanie, we now want to dress in three different prints at once combined with color blocking tights and weird provincial hair accessories. Having said that, if your aim was to always be up to date with the latest fashion statements, you'd be fine about looking like a mix between a cigarette-smoking 60 year-old, a heroin-shooting trailer park teen and an '80s club chick. Unfortunately these looks are hella expensive these days, so we did the dirty work for you and found some affordable alternatives!
Here they are: three price-appropriate Balenciaga looks!
TIGHTS: Opaque Stirrup Tights $5.90, DRESS: & Other Stories $125.00, SCRUNCHIE: Urban Outfitters Scrunchie Set $12.00, SHOES: London Rebel Pointed Snake Embossed High Heels $51.00 (
$73.00), JACKET: KENSIE Faux Fur $169.90, BAG: River Island Tote Bag $33.50 ( $56.00), EYE: STILA Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow $24.00
SHOES: ASOS Suzie Pointed Kitten Heels $40.00, SHIRT: Glamorous Petites Tie Front Playsuit $52.92, SCRUNCHIE: Asos Schrunchie $5.00 (
$6.50), BAG: Yoki Color Block Tote Bag $43.00 ( $114.00), EARRINGS: Black Fan & Stone Earrings $18.00, PANTS: ASOS TALL Mix & Match Tailored Clean Culotte $40.00, BLAZER: ASOS The Boyfriend Blazer Mix & Match $72.00
SHIRT: & Other Stories Puff Sleeve Cotton Shirt $85, EARRINGS: ASOS Color Pop Metal Drop Earrings $12.50 (
$16.00), PANTS: Viva Forever Animal Print Flare Pants $50.00, HAIR CLIP: ASOS Pack of 4 Tortoise Shell Hair Claws $6.50, WATCH: Casio Vintage Calculator Watch $60.00, BAG: ASOS Boxy Shopper Bag with Floral Jaquard $28.00 ( $35.00), SHOES: Carvela Alison Leopard Print Pumps $220.00, LIP: BAREMINERALS GEN NUDE™ Matte Liquid Lipcolor $19.00
Not so much of a Balenciaga fan but more of a street chick? Check out 10 cold weather looks here!