Luxury for the rest of us

Here's a look at the less expensive polishes, perfumes and pendants that make regular folks feel like a million bucks.

Chanel nail polish
Chanel nail polish
$18

While the designer's tweed suits and quilted handbags remain far beyond the reach of the mainstream shopper, the company has achieved mass hysteria with a single product that is within anyone's grasp. This fall's Tulipe Noire nail polish, a metallic deep red, is drumming up the intense desire that the French fashion firm first ignited with its Vamp nailcolor, which was introduced in 1994 and then again with last year's Black Satin polish. Limited editions of both of the previous polishes sold out so fast that desperate fashionistas flocked to eBay and paid up to $200 for a bottle.

Tiffany & Co.

Hermès

Louis Vuitton

Bulgari

Cartier

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Most stock quote data provided by BATS. Market indices are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer.

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Factset: FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved.

Chicago Mercantile Association: Certain market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved.

Dow Jones: The Dow Jones branded indices are proprietary to and are calculated, distributed and marketed by DJI Opco, a subsidiary of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC and have been licensed for use to S&P Opco, LLC and CNN. Standard & Poor's and S&P are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor’s Financial Services LLC and Dow Jones is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC. All content of the Dow Jones branded indices © S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC 2014 and/or its affiliates.