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Don't be fooled by those fashion editors or bloggers who never leave their homes (or their Instagram snaps) without a head-to-toe designer outfit — an unlimited budget is not the key to killer style. Incredible buys exist at both ends of the money spectrum, meaning great fashion can be had no matter your price point. read