Stay fashionable on a budget with simple guide
Everyone likes to look good and that has become harder with dwindling resources and reduced disposable income towards fashion related things and so what happens when you do not have a lot of money to spare but want to look great?
Now more than ever, you may be on a strict budget but as a true fashionistas, you don’t have to worry about breaking your budget just to look your best as we have got the perfect solution for you.
Below are some tips bound to help you:
Don’t spend money on clothing items you can’t afford
All because you love the fit and colour and your friends says it looks very nice on you, doesn’t mean you should buy something you do not need. Unless it’s for a special occasion that you saved for, you can make do with what you already have and mix and match.
Buy quality pieces
This means investing properly in the clothes you’ll probably be wearing in the next five years. These pieces differ based on personal style and lifestyle. For example, if you work in a more corporate environment, you should invest in quality work wear and a few casual pieces. Don’t invest in any thing less than the best quality because in the long run, cheap clothes would cost you more, which would end up creating more expenses for you.
Don’t invest a lot of money in trends
Do not be confused. Buying quality items is quite different form buying every fashion item that is trending. Mini bags are not a must have if you rarely have casual outings or dates. A more official bag would do you more good. Do not invest in too many high waisted trousers or sneakers if you hardly get to wear them.
Look out for sales
Full quality for half the price? Why not? Just be careful what you buy in the name of getting a “good deal”. Still be on the look out for authentic pieces, only difference is, you are getting it cheaper.
Choose quality and affordability over brand (name)
Yes, you look absolutely breathtaking in that designer dress but no, you can’t afford it. However, there’s a high quality affordable no-name dress that you equally look breathtaking in. Our advice? Take the no-name dress. You will thank us for this tip later.
Don’t look down on secondhand clothes and accessories
The fact is, if those clothing items could last that long, they’re probably very good quality. You could get some of the best deals when secondhand shopping. Plus, there are actually a lot of secondhand designer items out there. Just make sure the clothes are still in good condition.
Take care of your clothes
This might seem pretty easy but it’s actually very important. After acquiring quality clothes and accessories that you love and suit your taste, you need to maintain them well. Not maintaining them means more money being spent to replace them prematurely. This could be easily avoided with some extra care.These seven tips are sure to make you save money but still look as good as possible.
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