Shopping: how to buy affordable (and authentic) luxury items

So you want to buy a designer item because of its longevity and quality. BUT you can’t afford the retail price, which is understandable. You might then look at getting a second hand one instead, and might check out eBay. When shopping for luxury or designer items second hand, how do you know if what you’re buying is legit?

Refashion DIY: Dress to Tie Front Top

I recently realised I hadn’t done a refashion for quite some time. Here’s a shirt-to-tie front top DIY that doesn’t even need sewing.