You have probably been in the stores during the holiday shopping period and noticed that fashion and style is ever evolving like everything else and it’s sometimes hard to keep up. It doesn’t matter if you are a stay at home mom or you go to business, we know you like to keep up with the latest trends whenever possible. But sometimes your wallet can’t keep up. With just a few tips and changes, we can help you look stylish regardless of your tax bracket.
Firstly- Do you even have your own style or do you like to look similar to those around you? You know, style can be anything you define it to be. What fits your needs, body shape and pocketbook and where you like to shop impacts your style.
Some Definitions of Style and Fashion as it relates to Style:
A- “STYLE isn’t just what you wear. It’s about HOW YOU LIVE”- Lily Pulitzer
B- “Fashion is what YOU’RE OFFERED four times a year. STYLE is what You Pick.”-anonymous
C- “Fashion is INSTANT LANGUAGE”, Marcel Prada
D- “It’s A New Era in Fashion- There Are No rules”. anonymous
E. “Fashion can be bought. Style one must possess.”, Edna Woodman Chase
Which one best fits your definition for you?
How To Manage Style?
Set a Budget: look at more expensive items that you wouldn’t spend but know you would like and then search for a similar look at a lower price.
Invest in Basic Items- what are basic items?
1. Great fitting pair of jeans
2. Tailored black slacks that wears and washes well
3. A jacket that goes well with jeans or slacks
4. Shoes– good comfy pair and a dressier pair.
These become your basics to build upon as you expand your wardrobe. It also has you look instantly put together. It becomes a great comfort to know you have exactly the right basics and what remains for you is to choose your tops and accessories.
Change Fashion into Your Style
What people do with fashion and style is their own creativity. You are your own canvas so what you do with fashion is your creativity. Let it be unique, just like our jewelry designs are unique. When you select a one-of-a-kind handmade necklace from Earth and Moon Design, you know you are adding a beaded necklace that will make you look like a CEO without breaking the bank. Your outfit will go ‘POP’ and you will instantly have a style of your own.
Watch out and don’t get caught up in them or invest much. Only chose those trends that feel right for you, so that when you wear them, you are comfy.
How Long Can My Clothes Last?
I have a friend whose basic/classic wardrobe lasts 10-20 years. How? She takes care of them. She hangs them up after wearing. Folds her tops neatly on a shelf. Her closet isn’t jammed up or laying in a heap on a chair.
By following the above ideas and tips you will be able to stay true to your own style, your pocketbook and you can acquire a fashionable feeling. The same applies to your accessories: your jewelry, scarves, shoes, handbags. Let it be unique for YOU and yet identifiable for others. . We can help you.
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