We here at Powell Brower have a philosophy about decorating that also rings true for wardrobe styling, too! If you don't have beacoup bucks to spend on clothes or home goods, pepper in some cheaper or lower quality items with a few well-made, more expensive items and no one will know the difference. If you pair smart-looking slacks with a cashmere sweater, but go cheapo on the accessories and shoes, no one will know your whole outfit isn't top-shelf.
Ikea goods sprinkled in sharp interiors is the perfect case and point. Here are some of my favorite Ikea spottings
Lauren Liess' bedroom, from Pure Style Home, with Ikea Malm dressers