To illustrate just how diverse consignment fashion can be, we teamed up with Annie Adams, owner of Second Chic, to create three distinct outfits solely from the assortment in her Williamsville store—then enlisted Jane Dewey of Synder, a licensed psychologist by day, to model our finds. Hair and makeup by Angel Cobb of Excuria Salon & Spa in Williamsville.
For those casual-but-cute moments
What she's wearing: Tory Burch wool cardigan, $44. Express bell sleeve ruffle hem top, $18. M.i.h. straight leg jeans, $68. Pure Navy tortoise block heel leather ankle boots, $129. Three ring mixed metal pendant, $99. Gold chain with pearls and rhinestones, $22.
For the office
What she's wearing: Tory Burch cap sleeve dress, $74. Seychelles suede block heels with ankle strap, $34. Gold chain-linked necklace, $18. Rebecca Minkoff structured leather tote, $88.
For a night out
What she's wearing: Belle Badgley Mischka cocktail dress, $88. Audrey Brooke perforated navy suede pumps, $34. Vintage Estee Lauder clear brown plastic clutch, $18. RLM Soho hammered silver dangle earrings, $26.
Step it up
Consignment shoes are no worn-out kicks, but rather like-new designer styles at a steal, like this duo Jane donned: Pure Navy ankle boots, $129, and Seychelles heels, $34.
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