By Dana Avidan Cohn
Feb 01, 2015 @ 9:15 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.

Alexander Wang pants, $214 (originally $535),

Aperlai fringed boots, $497 (originally $995),

J.W. Anderson striped jumper, $204 (originally $680),

3.1 Phillip Lim skirt, $159 (originally $530),

Alexander Wang sandals, $258 (originally $645),

Bjorg ring, $160 (originally $320),

Eddie Borgo five-finger ring, $120 (originally $300),

3.1 Phillip Lim dress, $300 (originally $750),

Mantu coat, $1,147 (originally $2,295),

Prism sunglasses, $205 (originally $410),

Araks printed skirt, $312 (originally $625),

Why it’s a score: Clothing in black and cream are such seasonless purchases, it makes sense to wait for the good ones to go on sale!

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!