Tuesday, February 27, 2007
Style File: Shop Like a Star
Celebrities have stylists to get them dressed to impress. So, why not steal their style? Seven's Lynn Martinez shows you how to shop like a star.
WSVN -- So, you want the Lindsay Lohan look, to look rad like Brad or maybe you can't live without J-Lo's gems?
Munjal Shah, CEO and co-founder, Like.com:"Just point to a celebrity and say, 'Show me that.'"
Now, shopping like a star is just a click away!
Shah: "It's really the first time you can search using a photo and saying, 'I want things that look like this.'"
If a celeb has it on, you can bet the look is on Like.com.
Katie Saessler, stylist: "I think it gives unbelievable options because it gives variations of what the celebrity is actually wearing."
It's easy to get star-studded style. Find your favorite star wearing something you like, like a great pair of shoes. Just click and the site finds you similar styles at many different prices.
Like Beyonce's bling just click on her earrings. You'll see where you get similar ones for $2,900 or these for $49.
University senior Emily Saltzman loves the looks of Jessica Simpson.
Saltzman: "She's very trendy but very classic at the same time. It's a good combination."
So she got to work on the website for some Simpson style of her own!
Saltzman: "Jessica really likes the new boots, the over the knee, so that's what I'm looking for right now."
She kicked off her search and found these showstoppers for $394.95 plus $89 look-a-likes. Emily bought these boots on sale for $160!
Fashion lover Rina Pellsman says the site is a great way to track trends.
Pellsman: "I like Sienna Miller. I like Jessica Alba. I like Jessica Simpson. I like to look and see what different people are wearing."
She says find a look you like, and you can also shop on the streets.
Pellsman:"Print out what you're looking for and just go to a department store because they will probably have millions of different kinds of styles."
But finding celebrity looks isn't limited to the ladies.
Chris Hayward:"I'm more into style than fashion."
Chris Hayward loves Brad's casual and cool vibe.
Hayward: "I do like Brad Pitt's style. I think he blends elements together really well."
So, he searches.
Hayward: "His watch and then his shoes. Those were the two things I found."
In an instant, he updates with some new Kenneth Cole shoes and a Tag Heuer timepiece. Watch out, Brad! Now, Chris is stepping out in style!
Hayward: "Star quality, yes."
So for an A-list look with little effort, try this web way to shop like a star:
Additional Shopping Info:
Michael Kors Boots: