Jessica Alba: The Queen of Recycling Clothing

The actress – and one of PEOPLE's Best Dressed – isn't one of those stars who wears something once then never breaks it out again. See the bags, shoes, jewelry and clothes she's sported (at least) three times

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CHLOé COAT

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FameFlynet; Startraks Photo; Cau/Rochon-Vollet/Sipa

It’s not just the designer pastel striped topper that landed her in this gallery. If you look closely, you’ll notice she’s toting a bag from the same brand in every photo, too. We should all be so lucky as to get some Chloé on Chloé action someday.

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EF COLLECTION NECKLACE

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Denise Truscello/Getty; Stefanie Keenan/Getty; AKM-GSI

is the queen of high-low dressing, and this gold diamond spike piece of jewelry is on the high ($1,870) side. But her cost-per-wear ratio is just right.

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BB DAKOTA JACKET

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AKM-GSI (2); Ramey

It seems like every day for the past week we’ve come across another photo of wearing her “Monrovia. At this point, we could wallpaper our offices with the pictures.

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SAINT LAURENT CLUTCH

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Getty; Splash News Online; Getty

Over the past week, stepped out in so many looks, our heads were spinning. But the one constant? This “Babycat, which is on sale for $580 if you’re looking to splurge.

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GYPSY 05 BAG

GYPSY 05 BAG
Ramey; Splash News Online; FameFlynet

Honest company is all about going green – and so is her purse collection. The star’s “Puna is made of a mix of recycled fabrics (and she wears it so often, she’s probably gotten a carbon offset).

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BLANK NYC JEANS

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Pacific Coast News; JB Lacroix/WireImage; Pacific Coast News

owns more jeans than maybe anyone else in the world, so it says a lot that she returns to her $88 “Galaxy over and over again.

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DIANE VON FURSTENBERG BAG

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Bauer-Griffin; Splash News Online; Bauer-Griffin

“It’s a problem,” recently said in response to our question about how many purses she owns. And yet she keeps returning to this color-block satchel.

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AUTUMN CASHMERE CARDIGAN

AUTUMN CASHMERE CARDIGAN
FameFlynet; AKM-GSI (2)

so attached to her “GG that she wears it regardless of the weather, even if it’s hot out enough for flip-flops, a sundress and ice cream.

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JESSICA ALBA IN 7 FOR ALL MANKIND

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AKM-GSI; NCP/Star Max/FilmMagic; Splash News Online

We’re convinced that Her Royal Highness the , has a separate closet dedicated to her denim collection. But despite the fact that she could wear a different pair every day of the year, she returns time and time again to this “Slim Illusion” style.

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JEWELS BY DUNN BRACELETS

JEWELS BY DUNN BRACELETS
Xposure; Larry Busacca/Getty; X17online

never throws an arm party without inviting her Jewels by Dunn “Love Disks, $44, which gives a stack of bangles an earthy touch.

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HOUSE OF LAVANDE VINTAGE NECKLACE

HOUSE OF LAVANDE VINTAGE NECKLACE
Ramey; Pacific Coast News; Beverly News

We spotted in this vintage silver collar necklace from House of Lavande as early as January 2011, and she’s been wearing it regularly ever since. With its classic shape and graphic appeal, we can’t say we blame her for keeping it in constant rotation.

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RALPH LAUREN CROSS-BODY

RALPH LAUREN CROSS-BODY
Milton Ventura/Broadimage(2); X17online

enviable handbag collection includes her new citrus Ralph Lauren Collection saddlebag, which pairs well with practically everything in her wardrobe.

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COBRA SOCIETY BOOTS

COBRA SOCIETY BOOTS
GSI Media; APG/X17online; INF

loves her cool woven wool-and-leather Cobra Society “Otto” boots, which pair naturally with jeans and give flirty dresses a fun twist.

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JESSICA ALBA IN DOLCE & GABBANA

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FameFlynet; Splash News Online; Ramey

While many stars have been trading in their basic tortoiseshell shades for wacky, bright frames, steps out of the box in a more subdued way with her clear Dolce & Gabbana stunners.

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TIFFANY & CO. TOTE

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AKM-GSI; Milton Ventura/Broadimage; AKM-GSI

If you needed proof that is just a regular mom, here it is: she carries a packed tote – often in addition to her everyday handbag – all over L.A. She’s still a movie star, though, so you won’t be surprised that said tote is a glamorous .

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REBECCA MINKOFF BAG

REBECCA MINKOFF BAG
X17online; Splash News Online; X17online

The “Chance Briefcase” by Rebecca Minkoff, with its snakeskin panel and piped detailing, adds a rebellious vibe to otherwise toned-down outfits.

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LOEWE BAG

LOEWE BAG
National Photo Group; Flynet; Ramey

’s handbag collection continues to inspire envy – she’s carried her perfect-for-summer ivory Loewe “May” bag to lunches and shopping all over L.A.

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RALPH LAUREN TOTE

RALPH LAUREN TOTE
GSI Media; Ramey; Flynet

Busy mom turns to her Ralph Lauren laced leather tote to add a pretty, practical touch to on-the-go outfits.

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BRUNELLO CUCINELLI SCARF

BRUNELLO CUCINELLI SCARF
Le Floch/Niko/Sipa; Martin/Fame; Bauer-Griffin

adds warmth and panache to her outfits with her oversized ombré Brunello Cucinelli scarf, worn loose for a more casual look or tucked in for a fancier ensemble.

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SCHUMACHER BOOTIES

SCHUMACHER BOOTIES
EM43/Splash News Online; MOE/Fame; X17online

shows that her booties are made for walking by wearing her Schumacher “Rock to Go” peep-toes all over L.A.

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ROGER VIVIER FLATS

ROGER VIVIER FLATS
Splash News Online; LRR/Fame; Flynet

relies on the perfect pair of Roger Vivier ballet slippers to keep up with daughter Honor, 2, while out and about in L.A.

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GEMMA REDUX CHAIN

GEMMA REDUX CHAIN
Limelight; Matt Sayles/AP; Flynet

Whether making a coffee run with girlfriends or hitting a Hollywood party, keeps her layered looks perfectly accessorized with Gemma Redux’s mixed steel “Beth” chain.

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HOUSE OF LAVANDE PENDANT

HOUSE OF LAVANDE PENDANT
Manny Hernandez/PictureGroup; Bryan Bedder/Getty; Ray Tamarra/Getty

Whether traveling in sweats or rocking designer clothes, makes a statement with her House of Lavande silver chain pendant necklace.

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J BRAND CARGO PANTS

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Broadimage; Ramey; Flynet

is perfectly on trend, while out-and-about in Los Angeles, pairing her favorite J Brand “Houlihan” skinny cargo pants with everything from feminine tanks to basic T-shirts.

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RALPH LAUREN COLLECTION SATCHEL

RALPH LAUREN COLLECTION SATCHEL
Ramey; Ramey; MOE/Fame

might keep her fashions totally on-trend, but when it comes to her purse she is all about the classics with this sophisticated Ralph Lauren Collection “Railway” bag.

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J BRAND JEANS

J BRAND JEANS
ME/Flynet; AUZ/Bauer-Griffin; Neill J. Schutzer/Ramey

gives the destroyed denim trend a summery update with her white bleached J Brand “912 Zombie” jeans.

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DENIMOCRACY JEANS

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Right/Fame; Ramey; Schutzer/Ramey

Forget leggings! keeps it skinny with super-tight, black Denimocracy jeans while out-and-about in Los Angeles.

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SALVATORE FERRAGAMO PURSE

SALVATORE FERRAGAMO PURSE
INF; Peter Walsh/Broadimage; Splash News Online

Don’t let her casual look fool you! shows off a luxe sapphire ostrich Salvatore Ferragamo bag while shopping in Los Angeles and Rome.

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LNA HOODIE

LNA HOODIE
Ramey; MMI/PPI/Ramey; WG/Flynet

Jessica Alba stays cozy in her orchid LNA hoodie while enjoying quality family time in Los Angeles with baby daughter Honor Marie and husband Cash Warren.

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PARKVOGEL SWEATER

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Dave/ZFI/Bauer-Griffin; Tom Meinelt-Jackson Lee/Splash News; NPG

Jessica Alba gets the most out of her Parkvogel striped “Henley,” wearing it from her early pregnancy days to present play dates with daughter Honor Marie.

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GERARD DAREL PURSE

GERARD DAREL PURSE
Ramey; DS-ISM/Flynet; INF

Her recent fashion choices might be edgy, but Jessica Alba’s Gerard Darel python purse is a classic choice. Alba has been toting her new arm candy all over L.A. with everything from purple pants to sweats.

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BALLY JANA BAG

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NPG; BM/JSM/ Bauer-Griffin; INF

For shopping trips in New York and L.A., the mom-to-be is never without her chic patent chain-strap bag.

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LnA T-SHIRT

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Splash News Online; MJJ Photos; Ramey

Mom-to-be Jessica Alba covers her burgeoning baby bump with this super-soft white v-neck while running errands in L.A.

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