ON LAURA (left) Alexander Wang dress, $85 at SHE Boutique; tights, $14 at American Apparel; Jeffrey Campbell boots, $234 at Lori’s Shoes; feather necklace, $18; C. Luce jacket, $74; bangles, $12 each, all at Untitled.
ON ANDREW (center) Orange-collared RVCA shirt, $55; Commune T-shirt, $24; Obey jacket, $79; Obey jeans, $59, all at Untitled; Puma Lizoids, $180 at Belmont Army Surplus.
ON ROBIN (right) Shiny dress, $40 at H&M; tights, $15 at American Apparel; cross-body bag, $120 at Enaz; belt, $25; gold studded bracelet, $6, both at H&M; set of three silver/gold bangles, $18; ring with black stones, $28; Jeffrey Campbell shoes, $110; chunky gold bracelet, $30, all at Lori’s Shoes.
THRIFTY TIPS l Store clerks at trendier second-hand shops such as Buffalo Exchange and Crossroads Trading Co. always buy according to what’s hot each season, so those shops have a good selection of trends at affordable prices. l Check out these websites for affordable trends: shopnastygal.com offers vintage looks from the 1980s and ’90s; marketpublique.com is like an eBay for trendy women’s clothing; and modcloth.com has tons of dresses for under $50. Runwayrundown.com is an L.A.-based blog that features runway looks at affordable prices. Giltgroupe.com features new sales on deeply discounted men’s and women’s designer clothing each day (it’s members-only, but you can join on the website). —Kevin Aeh and Jessica Herman