It's National Splurge Day--What Will You Splurge On?

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June 18, 2010

A good excuse to drop some dough is National Splurge Day (today) — how convenient that it’s also pay day. Get your credit card out and let ‘er rip–the shopaholic’s holiday only happens once a year. Here’s what our staff wants to splurge on:

My great-grandmother collected Emilio Pucci pieces in the ’60s (she even had Pucci stationery). Though I never knew her, (thus never inherited the stuff) I’ve always admired her style, so I’m starting my own collection, with this Emilio Pucci bikini ($490).

Jeanine, editor of MomFinds: “I’m really getting into maxi dresses, like this Corey Lynn Calter ($240) dress. Not flowy empire waist ones that make me look pregnant again. I like that this one has a belt to define the waist.”

Sometimes splurges on timeless pieces, like this tank watch, are the way to go. Intern Alyssa needs a new watch, and loves how classic this Tag Heuer watch is ($1885, down from $2900)  is. If she wears it for a lifetime, it’ll be worth the hefty price tag.

SHEfinds intern Brittany loves this Alice + Olivia Tess tie dress ($396) because of its flattering cinched waist. “The one shoulder makes my torso look longer, and the color enhances a tan.”

Editorial Assistant Aria can’t get this Chloe bag ($345.99, down from $495) out of her mind. “I can see myself wearing this all year long–the leather is buttery, and it’s big enough to hold everything I need, while still small enough to wear out at night.

For more, check out our guides to cheap jewelry, and for more classic style investments, check out Jackie O’s favorite Delman flats, and Grace Kelly’s Hermes scarves.

 


 

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