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Splurge or Steal? Headband Edition

When it comes to hair accessories, price tags can be surprising. Take, for instance, the hair bow that originally retailed for $575 that could be duplicated quite easily with a trip to the fabric store and about five minutes of gluing and tying. While you might not have nearly 400 bones to fork over for a little white bow (and let's face it — who does?), can you spot which headband is the splurge and which one's the steal? There's only one way to find out . . .

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Which fine-feathered headband costs almost $100 more than the other?

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One of these black floral headbands is almost $300. Which one is it?

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One of these silvery headbands costs $65, and the other is $6.50. Which one is the more expensive of the duo?

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There's no gray area here. Which black-and-white checked headband costs almost 22 times more?

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One of these bow-tied headbands is patent leather, and the other is pleather. Which one is leather?

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Nellllll Nellllll 8 years
4/5 ;)
tksinclair tksinclair 8 years
Oh my gosh...I really blew that one!! I just returned a headband I bought at Nordstrom's after finding a similar one at the drugstore for about a third of the price!
rgrl rgrl 8 years
5/5 but I didn't get my final result. :? Ayway, I like a few of the expensive ones like the patent Miu Miu. The prices are silly, I would search for a lookalike if I really wanted one of the expensive ones.
sparkleluvr sparkleluvr 8 years
4/5, yeah! Just goes to show you that you can get items that cost less and still look just as good, if not better. I love the look of Burberry items, but they are so expensive!
DeppObsession DeppObsession 8 years
4/5 ... the most I would spend on a headband is 10 bucks!
ModernGraceKelly ModernGraceKelly 8 years
4/5! A couple were easy, it was the same model. So I figured she kept wearing the expensive ones. That first one threw me off, it looks horrible. Better be the best bird feathers in the world for that price!
kiwichibi kiwichibi 8 years
...how come the expensive ones don't look as good? @.@ Comfort is another thing that would come into play though.
oni1 oni1 8 years
5/5, i love headbands but i'd never pay those outrageous prices
doogirl doogirl 8 years
I don't like headbands, they always hurt my head! Plus, paying these outrageous prices for something that is trendy for a minute is just dumb!
bastylefilegirl bastylefilegirl 8 years
5/5, but what kills me is that the more exspensive floral headband doesn't even look as good as the one you can get from Free People/Urban Outfitters.
AmandaG AmandaG 8 years
3/5, it was easier to tell the quality if there was no model wearing it!
ally14 ally14 8 years
3/5. I was guessing based on the effort of the picture (lighting, model, and quality)
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