Any Kate Spade fan knows how coveted the brand’s office supplies are. Shades of gold, multicolor stripes and whimsical polka dots strike the fancy of young girls and grown women alike. The fun collection often includes a hefty price tag. If you are just starting out in your career or you are saving for a rainy day, it can be difficult to justify the price tag. Here are our favorite Kate Spade alternatives, sure to please even the most loyal Kate Spade consumer.