By Dana Avidan Cohn
Nov 30, 2014 @ 11:02 am

Scouring through sales takes a lot of time and effort—but nothing pays off like finding the piece you laid eyes on months ago that was too pricey for your pocket. Here, InStyle's senior market editor/digital correspondent Dana Avidan Cohn does all the hard work for you. Each week, Dana finds the best of the hard-to-resist steals out there.

Kenneth Jay Lane chain link necklace, $175 (originally $250);

Rochas leather and calfhair tote, $1,494 (originally $2,490);

Ca & Lou earrings, $249 (originally $355);

Chrissie Morris lizard sandals, $275 (originally $915);

Rag & Bone handbag, $557 (originally $795);

Why it's a score: Luxe accessories in staple colors will elevate your look anytime of year—whether they are worn immediately or put away for next season, your look will be equally as polished.

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Check back next week for the next gotta-have-it sale item and check out Dana's weekly #HowToWearIt column where she breaks down how to work the latest trends into your wardrobe. Plus, if you have a burning style question, tweet at Dana (@InStyleDana) using #AskDana for instant advice!