Wednesday, October 26, 2011

How To: Splurge and save

Splurge and save? How is this oxymoron even possible with a college student budget? Two words: Gilt Groupe ( I stumbled across this magnificent shopping website three years ago and it has yet to disappoint. Founded in 2007 Gilt Groupe has current designer items up to 70% off everyday for women, men, babies, and home, alternating designers 7 days of the week amist the cult favorites Marc Jacobs, BCBGMAXAZRIA, Alice + Olivia, Missoni, Dolce Vita, Helmut Lang, Delman, 3.1 Phillip Lim, and Alexander Wang. The sales last about a day and a half and depending on the popularity within the first hour your favorite item might be only available in your dreams. (I still dream about those items I let get away) For today they had a sale on Marc Jacobs Collection Handbags such as the gene shoulder bag I only dream of owning:
This website is invitation only, so if you wish to be included in their notifications send me an email at: with your name and I will send an invitation your way. Happy shopping UT fashionistas!