Tue June 2012
Skip the pushing, fighting and scrambling for that amazing designer piece on sale at the store. Flip open your lap tops ladies and let the discount designer shopping begin!
The Outnet, theoutnet.com
All you fashionistas out there surely know about Net-a-porter, a hot site for top designers. Well get excited ladies because theoutnet.com is Net-a-porter’s outlet site! You can get all that gorgeous designer wear for less. This site is designed beautifully and is easy to use. Shop by designer or category and add your favourites to your shopping bag so you can keep on shopping and not miss a beat! The site also features a “ Dress me” option and lets you chose what kind of event you are going to, say a wedding or a cocktail party, and it will give you some great options. theoutnet.com is a go to site for designer gear for less!
This site is for the girls who like a challenge! Gilt.com is a site where you can purchase your favourite designer pieces on sale, with one small catch. The sales start at certain times and there is a limited number of each piece available. You have to be fast with your mouse or you will be empty handed! Although this kind of online shopping is not for everyone, it does add some excitement to your experience and you feel proud of yourself when you score a purchase. Start practising your clicking skills ladies!
Billion Dollar Babes, bdbshop.com
Billion Dollar Babes is an amazing site for designer brands at up to 85% off! This site has been around since 2001 and is a little different from other discount designer sites. Billion Dollar Babes holds shopping events in major cities a few times a year and you can try on some pieces that are on your must have list. Billion Dollar Babes holds at least six online sales a week and they each last two days. Memberships are free and members are sent an email to notify them of the sale as soon as if begins! This site lets the designers sell directly to their members, cutting out the middle man which is why they can offer such great discounts!
Rent The Runway, renttherunway.com
How many times have you bought the perfect dress for an event and only worn it once? We all do it! You know you rocked that dress and people will definitely remember it. With Rent the Runway, you can rent an outfit, including accessories from the newest trends, and over 95 designers! They send you the dress, and even include a backup size on the house. Once your done with the dress, you send it back free of charge. It’s as simple as that! You can strut your stuff in a new designer piece every weekend without breaking the bank.
Ideeli , ideeli.com
Launched in 2007, Ideeli is growing fast! With over 5 million members and partnered with over 1,000 brands, it is the number one fastest growing company in America! Ideeli offers more than a dozen new sales everyday at noon, on women’s, men’s and children’s wear, and also home decor and travel. Sales only last 36 hours or until the merchandise is sold out, so you have to be fast if you want these great deals! Memberships are free, so sign up today and start shopping!