Spend and Save Fashion

In fashion it can be tricky to tell whether someone has splurged or saved on their outfit. With these looks, stylist Jennifer McConville shows us how you can combine items of varying price points to stunning success.

http://www.cbc.ca/stevenandchris/content/images/__common/_slideshow/_fullslide/fashionspendorsave001.jpg:::A casual chic look for the weekend, everyone can take advantage of a great leather jacket like this, which only costs $53. Here it's paired with a boyfriend jean, and an ankle boot, which was more of a splurge at $540.:::Casual Chic for the Weekend::: http://www.cbc.ca/stevenandchris/content/images/__common/_slideshow/_fullslide/fashionspendorsave002.jpg:::This big and open floral print makes it stand out from other florals out there, and is paired with a lovely pair of suede pumps and a pencil skirt. The Marc Jacobs bag here is quite the splurge at $1,895. The shoes are only $35 at Forever 21. :::For the Office::: http://www.cbc.ca/stevenandchris/content/images/__common/_slideshow/_fullslide/fashionspendorsave003.jpg:::The white tuxedo jacket is a beautiful piece, and is paired with a blush blouse to avoid being too matchy-matchy. The jacket here is a save at $59, while the statement necklace is a spend at $545. :::Borrowed from the Boys::: http://www.cbc.ca/stevenandchris/content/images/__common/_slideshow/_fullslide/fashionspendorsave004.jpg:::This is a great look for enjoying a day off. The beautiful plaid jacket is a splurge at $795, but is reversible. The jeans, on the other hand, are only $19. The nice dark wash makes them look classic. :::Beautiful Day Off Look::: http://www.cbc.ca/stevenandchris/content/images/__common/_slideshow/_fullslide/fashionspendorsave005.jpg:::The jacket here is designed and made in Canada, and features an elongated silhouette and pinstripe, which makes it more fashion-forward. It's a splurge at $695. The shoes are a save, getting them on sale for $35. :::Stylish on the Go::: http://www.cbc.ca/stevenandchris/content/images/__common/_slideshow/_fullslide/fashionspendorsave006.jpg:::This hot black dress is quite the splurge, at $1,300. The Donna Karan design is a cashmere blend, and features a technical fabrication that will make it last a long time. The bag is a save at $40. :::The Little Black Dress::: http://www.cbc.ca/stevenandchris/content/images/__common/_slideshow/_fullslide/fashionspendorsave007.jpg:::Fashion stylist Jennifer McConville:::Jennifer McConville with Steven and Chris:::
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