What Do Accessories Really Add To An Outfit?

When you're having one of those days where it seems like you have nothing to wear and being fashionable is a daily challenge, but if you don't think outside the box or step put of your usual capsule style you may miss out on that selfie worthy outfit and of course if you look good, you feel good! There are plenty of ways you can update your outfit, you could put a bralette under a kimono, pair denim on denim or simply add various accessories such as a belt, scarf, jewellery, sunglasses etc. But how can accessories make such a difference?

You Can Change an Outfit’s Meaning

Whether you’ve got some personalised jewellery on, or an affordable piece you found in the supermarket’s own clothing section, you’re going to be able to change the entire look of an outfit for any occasion. Our favourite jeans alone have so much versatility when considering the jackets and handbags you can pair them with! 

Wearing a baggy shift dress to a party could come across a little casual, until you add a belt to cinch your waist, a sparkly bracelet and a cute clutch to top off the look. And because of this, you’re going to seem a lot more stylish, especially if you’ve got a high pair of heels on to elongate your legs.

You Can Really Be Yourself Through Accessories

Nobody feels like themselves when they’re wearing a simple, plain black cami top you always pull out for relaxation days. Instead, putting a necklace on top of what you’re wearing is going to make you feel a lot more like yourself, and help present your personality to other people.

Even the belt you pair your blouse and trousers with is going to tell others a lot about you just from a glance. So never underestimate how that wide piece that hangs off of your stomach slightly is going to lighten up an otherwise serious suit, and how the thin belt around your bright red dress is really going to pull the whole piece in for that red carpet ready look. 

Accessories are an important part of an outfit, you never know how stylish you will come across until you put on that statement piece! 

Liz x

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