There are two kinds of big-box fashion shoppers: Those who can dive into any store — no matter how basic, tween-oriented, or intimidatingly massive — and emerge with bags full of high-fashion lewks
. And then, there are those who emerge in defeat and in need of a nap.
The difference between the two? Fashion girls see things differently
. They know labels and design details to look for and how to zero in on those needle-in-the-haystack buys that everyone will ooh and ahh over — and maybe even mistake for designer.
We already hipped you to some of our favorite fashion-girl shopping hacks
. Now we show you exactly what kind of buys those tactics turn up. Click ahead to see what happens when fashion girls shop five very different stores — and learn how to find the good sh*t, fast.