Just when I thought belts couldn't get any cooler, Gucci's Spring '08 collection gave us a whole slew of piped, patent belts. They're slick, sexy, and a great way to dramatize any look. But forking over $500 for a belt is out of the question.

To see the look for less,


As soon as I saw this bebe Patent "It" Belt ($59), I thought "Gucci!" It's nearly identical in style, but not in price. Sweet! Should you get it, be sure to take outfit inspiration from Gucci's Spring collection.