As much as I’d like to envision an endless budget for myself, sometimes reality hits hard. With travel being such a big priority in my spending at this time, I’ve set myself on a budget for this month's wardrobe transition. As I prepare for fall, I’m allowing myself a $250 shopping spree. You might think that could be quite a conservative number, especially since I’m a fashion editor and am always wearing something that feels fresh and fun, but you’re wrong. That price point can get you very far if you’re a savvy shopper like me.
I headed to my favorite retailers to see exactly what I could get for this price point. Whether I decide to splurge on one $250 item or spread the wealth amongst pieces on their site is still up for debate. Below, you’ll find the 30 pieces I’m considering in my limited shopping spree. Enjoy.
You already know how obsessed I am with maxi denim skirts.
Sierra Mayhew was always destined to work in fashion, but she didn't know it at first. Growing up with no choice but to wear a rotation of school uniforms and activewear, her love for fashion really blossomed when she moved away for college and was able to finally define her very own personal style. Shortly thereafter, she interned at Elle magazine and instantly knew that editorial was for her. After graduating from the University of Notre Dame, she worked for ShopBazaar, contributing regularly to Bazaar.com, and finally made her way to Who What Wear, where she is an associate editor. When she’s not working, you can catch her always trying to catch a flight, rollerblading through New York City traffic, or exploring the latest luxury vintage boutique.
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