Best Gucci Inspired Pieces for Under $100

August 21, 2017

Summer is winding down, which means it’s time to pull out all your Fall inspiration for the cooler season. I will admit that when Alessandro Michele stepped in as the Creative Director for Gucci, I was really shocked by the direction the brand was going. As someone who loves romance with a bit of edge, I wasn’t immediately sold, but with time, I grew to really love and appreciate the refreshing approach of what I tend to call “geek-chic” glamour. Pre-Fall ’17 had some great pieces that won me over. The bold patterns and sporty elements of Gucci really drew me in. Inspired by the mixed prints from the most recent collections, and the silver pleated from Fall/Winter ’16, this look came into fruition.

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Fall and Winter collections always happen to be my absolute favourite, which is such a shame since I live in such hot climate. On a ridiculously humid day, I finally decided to wear this ensemble. The stripe sleeve top, combined with a mixed print pleated skirt (the silver one also inspired by Gucci, worn in Sicily here) that I paired with my Gucci belt and Bamboo Handle Dionysus, makes me regularly refer to this as my Gucci-Inspired look.

With all four major fashion weeks coming up, I have runway looks on my mind. I am thrilled and scared to announce that I’ll be taking on New York, London, Milan and Paris this year – thrilled because I have only dreamt of how amazing it would be to do this, and scared because I don’t have enough time to do what I need to do before I go, but will make the most of the time I have.

My philosophy is always to chase after your dreams and go after what you want in life. You never know when your last breath will be and if there’s ever a time, it’s now. I may never have a chance to do this again, and having done fashion weeks for years, I decided to take a leap of faith and to have no regrets. Life is short, and I am knocking this off my bucket list. I could love it, or hate it, but I will never have to look back and say what if about going.

With that said, time to share my affordable Gucci-inspired pieces! Dress the part, be your best self and chase after your dreams.

I hope you enjoyed this post. If you did, please leave me a comment below. If you’re in any of the major 4 cities I’ve listed, let me know! I am always also looking for recommendations for any place I go, too!

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Xo,

Miki

Photo credit to my one and only, Rise Again BJJ.

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23 Comments

  • Reply Deasy August 21, 2017 at 3:06 pm

    That’s awesome that you’ll be jetting off around the world for fashion week! Love your Gucci look, and thanks for sharing some Gucci-inspired products :3

    http://www.ticketforadventure.com

  • Reply Vaishali August 21, 2017 at 4:46 pm

    WOW. That is awesome post gal.
    Vaishali
    http://www.vivaciouswish.com/2017/08/17/instagram-fashion-trends/

  • Reply alice August 22, 2017 at 8:16 am

    Lovely post, you look great x
    http://www.basicallyalice.blogspot.co.uk

  • Reply Jessi Malay August 22, 2017 at 4:23 pm

    Lalalove the skirt babe! So different and unique!

    XO, Jessi

    https://www.mywhitet.com/miracle-water/

  • Reply Rosy August 23, 2017 at 2:13 am

    Lovely post, I love the pleat skirt, such a stunning and classic look ☺️

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  • Reply Simplement Lui August 23, 2017 at 3:14 am

    Great skirt, lovely combo with the white top and shoes 😉

    https://4highheelsfans.wordpress.com/2017/08/17/tuscany-my-name-is-lucca/

  • Reply alya August 23, 2017 at 7:56 am

    Yass! I’m falling for geek chic, too. These are some great picks!

    Alya / moorizzla xx

  • Reply Rina August 23, 2017 at 6:58 pm

    You are truly the Gucci queen! I am a huge lover of Gucci too but can’t afford an entire Gucci getup. I rely on mixing and matching the reals and dupes. Usually the shoes or clothing because let’s be honest, I probably won”t be able to afford any designer RTW line in the near future =P

    xoxo
    Rina Samantha
    http://www.andshedressed.com

  • Reply Shannon August 24, 2017 at 2:14 am

    I am so obsessed with these season’s Gucci! All the things I love! Love your outfit here too! That skirt is gorgeous!

    TFM Life & Style blog

  • Reply Shaine August 24, 2017 at 11:44 pm

    Your skirt is to die for. Love the pattern!

    xx shaine
    https://itsshaineivory.wordpress.com/2017/08/25/oversized-shit/

  • Reply Joy August 28, 2017 at 7:35 am

    absolutely stunning, love those printed items, you got good eye on fashion

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  • Reply Nina Nguyen August 28, 2017 at 1:15 pm

    That skirt is seriously everything!!!! LOVE!!!
    xx- Nina

    http://www.ninalnguyen.com/2017/08/rock-those-basic-pieces.html

  • Reply Andreea Birsan August 28, 2017 at 1:16 pm

    I’m also madly in love with everything he did. As for the outfit, I personally adore it! It gives me major Gucci vibes. The skirt has a gorgeous print and color and the belt really pulls together the entire outfit. Wishing you a great week ahead! x

    Andreea,
    http://couturezilla.com/

  • Reply Kara Aragon August 28, 2017 at 1:39 pm

    Love your skirt & these photos are so pretty.

    Kara Aragon
    http://www.thekaragon.com

  • Reply jasna August 29, 2017 at 10:00 am

    I really like this outfit on you hun, I think the skirt especially shows your bright and positive personality that comes through in all your pics 😉 Special thank you for your condolence message, its been 2 weeks since my dad passed and I miss him every day, so I agree we must always make the most of each day we are blessed to have 🙂 xxx

  • Reply Lifestyle-Tale by Esther August 30, 2017 at 12:01 pm

    The look is stunning. I got the skirt too and it is so cool to see a different styling.
    Have a beautiful day.

    Love, Esther
    https://lifestyle-tale.com/blue-blouse-dress/

  • Reply Violette August 30, 2017 at 1:14 pm

    These pieces are all beautiful! I love skirt!

    http://violettedaily.com

  • Reply Meri Wild August 30, 2017 at 2:24 pm

    Great look! Love your skirt <3

    http://www.meriwild.com

  • Reply Amy August 30, 2017 at 6:37 pm

    Love this Gucci look and the look for less options. Gucci continues to kill it under their new direction!

    xx, Amy
    https://www.theluxilook.com

  • Reply Helena Primeira August 30, 2017 at 6:41 pm

    Different, but I liked the photos 🙂

    *XoXo
    Helena Primeira
    Helena Primeira Youtube
    Primeira Panos

  • Reply Amanda August 30, 2017 at 8:09 pm

    This a great idea for a post, affordable and stylish Gucci inspired pieces. Love this look!

    https://styledwithamanda.blogspot.com

  • Reply FASHION TALES August 31, 2017 at 12:53 am

    I have to say, I understand your feelings, and I thought the same after Michele took over direction. But, I think the collection has been looking amazing. I am typically partial to resort collections actually. Your blouse and skirt are gorgeous. Your city tour sounds fab. <3 x/Madison
    FASHION TALES

  • Reply Stella August 31, 2017 at 1:20 pm

    What an amazing Gucci inspired look my darling!!!! I would wear it in a heartbeat! This skirt is so divine and you styled it to perfection! I totally feel you about Gucci, their bold prints in combination with the sporty elements is really divine. I seriously can’t wait to see what outfits are you wearing in Fashion Week! And of course to finally see you again in Paris!
    Big kiss!
    xoxoxo
    Stella
    http://www.stellaasteria.com

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