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Discover the latest accessories for fall, with the hottest trends for every budget! Before you swipe your credit card, consider the great options for the big spender and the bargain shopper. Robert Verdi, host of Style Networks "Fashion Police" lists the best splurges and deals for the hottest trends in shoes, bags, and jewelry:
Oxford ankle boot trend
The ankle boot has been a trend that refuses to retire. This season there is a unique spin added. The oxford has resurrected from the menswear inspired runway trends. Worn with wide leg trousers, fedoras, and fitted blazers these lace up booties are sure to turn heads. For a daring feminine look they can be paired with a sleek dress or leggings and an oversize clutch.
SPLURGE: Stuart Weitzman, Hartford $299; Gray flannel with black patent leather trim. The black patent leather adds exquisite detail to the gray flannel and chunky heel. The chunky heel is really big for fall.
DEAL: Nine West, Naso Boot, $109.00;
These are a great bargain — they don't have as much detailing, but suede is also a large trend for fall. These are a more casual option.
Metallic python ballet flats trend
Combining comfort and chic is the new way to wear two of falls biggest trends. Flashy metallic & exotic python vamp up this simple ballet flat.
SPLURGE: Giovanna gold washed python ballet $495.00 www.colehaan.com
Cole haan uses real python, great option for day wear for comfort and fashion. Combining two major trends which is python and metallic.
DEAL: MICHAEL Michael Kors Francesca Ballet Flat $109.00 MICHAELKORS.COM
The same style as the splurge — faux python of course for the steal. These come in gold and silver.
Candy colored pumps trend
Candy colored pumps are huge trend this season. It can be dressed up with a dress to go out on the town or it can be worn with jeans and a tshirt to go out for drinks.
SPLURGE: Sergio Rossi Veronika Pumps $395.00 (Purple)
DEAL: Aldo Guillemina Pumps $80.00 (Purple)
Large patent leather bag trend
Patent is a key trend for fall. It appears everywhere from bags to shoes to belts. This bag is the "it" bag! It can instantly dress up any outfit and its structure makes it classy and tasteful for the office and a perfect accessory to carry for a night out on the town.
SPLURGE: Mulberry bayswater bag in purple $1,350.00;
DEAL: Club Monaco crinkled patent tote in black (large size), $199.00;
Metallic clutch trend
Metallic are a trend that are spilling over from summer. And accessories are the way to wear metallics! Dress up a simple black dress with a metallic clutch or wear it on dark jeans and a tee for going out on the town!
SPLURGE: Metallic bow clutch in silver, $895.00; www. valentino.com
DEAL: Steve Madden bjuliet bow clutch in silver/gray, $38.00
Simple diamond/rock crystal pendant
The rock crystal is a symbol of purity believed to bring good luck or to provide the ability to see into the future. All these pieces are comprised of large crystals faceted in a shape inspired on antique cut diamonds.
SPLURGE: Diane von Furstenberg for hstern, rock crystal pendant , $2,700.00; H.Stern
DEAL: Nadri Rock crystal pendant color silver $125.00; Large pear shaped cubic zirconia suspended from a bezel set cubic zirconia chain; Nordstrom.com
Moonstone/gold chandelier earrings
Chandelier earrings add a touch of glamour to every outfit. You can splurge on the real thing or go with moonstones for a look that's still affordable and stylish.
SPLURGE: Nam Cho silvolite white topaz & white diamond earrings 18k yellow gold; $3, 800.00; Fragments.com
DEAL: Isharya "gypsy" moonstone earrings (long size), $170.00;