1. The Leather Jacket
Have a leather jacket. A leather jacket is a timeless piece of wardrobe that can add to your style. Stick to solid simple design though. This will ensure that it is a timeless piece. It doesn't have to be authentic leather either. Faux leather will work fine also.
Cropped leather jackets look great with almost anything you style them with. You can either wear them during the day or at night as well. A leather jacket can be paired with a skirt or dress to a a bit of flavor to a casual outfit during the day. You can also pair it with some skinny jeans and a blouse or with your favorite little black dress. This piece has so much versatility and will give you the appearance as if your'e wealthy.
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2. Pick The Right Fabrics
This is one of the easiest ways to spot cheap clothing. The quality of the fabric is a tall tell sign if the piece of clothing is quality or not. Most bargain pieces are made of inexpensive fabrics. There are many types of fabrics out there and some have heavier weight than others. Some of the cheaper fabrics include Rayon, Acrylic, & Nylon. Some of the more Luxury quality fabrics include Suede, cotton and linen. These fabrics may cost a bit more up front but they will look better on your body.
They will also withstand more washes than the less expensive alternatives. Cheap tend to cling to your problem areas while on the other hand the luxe fabrics will do the opposite by draping over your body.
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3. Buy Designer Inspired Pieces
Just because you cant afford designer pieces doesn't mean you cant look the part. You can buy pieces that look like they cost a fortune. There are tons of places that have generic brand name pieces. You just have to know how to spot them out when you see them. Fast Fashion stores like NYCOWLL, H&M and Forever 21 are known for having replicas of designer inspired fashion houses.
I'll let you in on a secret. Even celebrities are into shopping for designer inspired pieces like Cardi B for example. Cardi B loves shopping at Fast Fashion Powerhouse Fashion Nova for budget friendly designer pieces. She's done so much as to have her own line in collaboration with them. If Cardi B can make cheap pieces of clothing look expensive, so can you. Are you a fan of designer inspired pieces? Let us know the best deals that you have found in clothing stores down below in the comments section.
4. Wear All Black
Wearing all black does not just make you look slimmer. It also makes you look like you are a celebrity and belong on the front cover of Vogue or any other magazine. Black is a neutral color so it goes perfectly with everything. It is a classy color and looks great when paired with other black pieces.
Another popular reason for wearing black is because its dark color can hide the quality of the material. You can throw on a black t-shirt and black pants from Wal-Mart and pair them with some black pumps from Ross and still have tons of money left over for accessories. This color also looks great on any skin tone. Just try on an all black outfit and go out. Watch how you will instantly feel glamorous. Oh yea and this look never goes out of style.
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5. Accessories With A Scarf
Wearing a simple accessory such as a scarf can instantly transform your look. Scarfs are not made to be worn only during the cold winter moths. There are so many scarves out there and are made depending on the season. Winter and Fall scarves are often made with knitted patterns and made of cotton, wool and other synthetic fibers. They are made of bulkier material to keep you warm when the temperature drops.
Spring and summer scarves are made of lighter materials like chiffon and silk. It doesn't matter the season, you should be able to find the scarf that will make your outfit instantly look expensive. So what is it about a scarf that can make your outfit look better you may ask. Well, by wrapping a scarf around your neck, you can make your simple outfit look more upscale and as if it was put together by a professional fashion stylist.
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6. Wear Lipstick
7. Shop the discount stores
Discount stores are a great way to find designer pieces at a reasonable price. The caveat to that is that you may have to do some digging to find something good. If your'e lucky you will find some top designer pieces. Shops like Ross, Tj Maxx have quality pieces at affordable prices. The good thing about these stores is that they are always rolling in new inventory. So if you are not lucky one day, give them another shot a few days later. You can go back as many times as you want.
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8. Wear Pointy Shoes
9. Wear Sunglasses
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