BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- Diamonds may be a girl's best friend, but fashion expert Jeannie Mai says you don't have to hock one this holiday season to afford great gifts for the women on your shopping list."What I love about fashion today is that the trend has been moving toward cheap, chic designers," says Mai, host of the Style Network's How Do I Look? makeover show. "We're still in (an economic downturn), so people are losing their taste for $1,200 handbags."
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