We asked, our readers answered: we wanted to know whether women would still spend more than $500 on fashion and beauty items - whether it's a coat, jewelry, a handbag or a killer pair of over the knee boots.
Of our 764 respondents, 49.9% said they would.
We're particularly impressed that 13% of of those who responded that they would indeed spend over $500 on something, said they would spring for two or more of the items in question.
Our questions and comments below - what are yours?
We'd love to hear your thoughts. View the full results here.
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