Discovering what you are really comfortable with is a result of good fashion education. You have many resources open to you, and you just have to learn to be comfortable with who you are. Find out what fashion means for you with these helpful tips and advice.
Fashions are constantly changing, so look for some basic items of clothing that you can add to and create a new look. A great fitting pair of black pants are the basic look you can dress up or dress down, as well as wear in summer or during the winter months.
When choosing clothes, think about what season you are. If you look good in reds and oranges, you are a “summer” and probably will look good in any warm color (like yellow). If you look good in blues, you are likely a “winter” and look good in whites and greys as well.
Dress in a way that accurately reflects your age. If you are a young professional woman, do not go to work dressed like someone in their teens. On the other hand, if you are a teenager, do not dress in a style that an older woman would feel comfortable in.
Use a leave-in conditioner if you have trouble with frizz. You want to apply this product following a shower, before the hair dries. Don’t be afraid to put a large amount all over your head, and make sure to target both the roots and the very tips of the hair.
A good fashion tip is to start experimenting with your style if you’ve become very bored with your wardrobe. You can do this by simply trying out a new type of clothing that you’ve never worn before such as a scarf or certain kind of dress. This will definitely freshen up your wardrobe.
Do not be afraid to be unique. Although high school beats into our heads that everyone should be the same, the truth is that being unique is vital for success in any area. Lady Gaga is a prime example. Uniqueness is a good thing. You should never try to hide it.
Wearing bangs is an easy way to cover up a fairly large forehead, but it does not look good when you have one that is much too big for your face. The best way to minimize a large forehead is to wear an asymmetrical bang that is not too full.
A great fashion tip is to start buying clothes that are slim fitting but not too tight. Wearing baggy and over-sized clothing might make you feel comfortable, but you’ll look quite silly. Slimmer fitting clothes are much more appealing. They look good even on people that are a bit heavy.
If you have “problem” hair, you may be washing it too much. It’s not always a good idea to wash your hair daily. When you do this, you strip natural oils and end up with a chemical buildup on your hair. If you must wash your hair daily, use gentle, natural shampoo and conditioner and don’t scrub your hair. Just stroke the product through it and let it rinse out gently under warm, running water. Allow your hair to air dry rather than blow-drying.
Many men do not understand how long a tie should be. Many wear ones that sit too high or too short. Too avoid this horrible fashion mix up, you should try to make sure that the tip of your tie comes to your belt line. This is the best way to avoid ruining your look.
If your hair looks oily, you can fix it quickly with a little talcum powder or cornstarch. Just pat a little of the powder or cornstarch over the oily parts. Let it sit for about five minutes then brush it out thoroughly with a natural bristle brush. Your hair will look clean and full.
When you purchase sunglasses, look for frames that will coordinate with your summer clothing. You should really need only one or two pairs to get you through the entire season. You can use other accessories to draw attention to yourself, or a particular area. Multiple pairs of shades are unnecessary, and expensive.
To keep white clothing fresh, add bleach to the washing water. Excessive bleach will yellow clothes, giving your entire outfit a dingy look.
Always wear a belt if your shirt is tucked in. If you choose not to wear a belt, then at least use suspenders. Keep in mind that your suspenders or belt should match your shoes.
Use “instant buttons” to change the waistline of your pants. Instant buttons are little pins that look like buttons and can loosen or tighten your pants. They are affordable and that way; you can wear your pants, whether you gain a little weight or have lost a few pounds in the middle.
If you are a pear shaped woman, then you need to embrace v-necks and vertical lines. Complement your v-neck with a necklace. Also, aim to wear skirts that have slits up the slide for a slimming effect. Your tops need to hang past the hips and be light in color.
Using bronzer on your lower cheekbone will make your cheekbones appear higher. Your cheeks will stand out this way. You’ll always look thinner when your cheek bones appear higher. This is a basic formula for fashion success.
Never buy something just because it is on sale. If you don’t love it, don’t buy it. The easiest way to clutter a closet is with inexpensive, on sale clothes. There’s a good chance you could end up spending more on a large wardrobe full of clothes you’re underwhelmed with. It’s better to have a small, modest wardrobe full of things you love.
The key to fashion is being comfortable in the clothes you wear and how you look. Keep researching current fashion trends, and you’ll find some that work for you. Apply everything that you learned today so that you can be known to have a good sense of fashion.