Fashion trends come and go, however style endures the test of time. Your style is one way you can express your personality and tap into your creativity.
Do you want to look more stylish, but you don’t know where to begin? Don’t worry.
Here are a few tips you can take to step into a stylish version of yourself.
Make Getting Dressed a Habit
Take time at the start of your day to put on an outfit. More often than not, stylish people are dressed regardless of the day of the week. When you make a habit of looking presentable, you reduce your chances of missing the opportunity to have an unplanned business meeting or get together with friends.
Wear Styles That Work for Your Shape
Wearing clothing that flatters your body shape can make your outfits look more pulled together. Take some time to figure out what types of clothing work well for you and invest in those pieces. If you have a curvy figure, a wrap dress may be more suitable for you. Or if you want to create a defined waist you can do so by adding a wider belt. You can experiment with different styles to see what will work best for you.
Accessorize Your Outfit
Accessories can help you add personality to your outfits. You could wear a pendant necklace to accentuate a blouse you are wearing during your next Zoom meeting. Or if you are wearing a casual maxi dress you can wear a patterned scarf with it.
Wear Clothing You Feel Comfortable In
Have you ever worn clothing you are constantly adjusting or tugging at? This may be a sign that this item does not work for you. When you wear clothing that fits you well it can help you exude a greater level of confidence.
Maintain Your Clothing Items
Achieving great style does not require you to buy expensive clothing or wear the latest trends. Paying attention to the details of your clothing items can take your outfit to the next level. Having your clothing items tailored will help them fit your body. Do your shoes have scuff marks on them? If so, you can take them to your local shoe repair store to have them restored to pristine condition.
This article was authored by Aprile Serry, Founder of The Sleek Wardrobe, a lifestyle blog and personal styling venture based in Miami, Florida. If you want to take your style to the next level, contact Aprile by sending an email to [email protected] to request an in-person or virtual styling session.