Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Today I’m spending some time working on the blog and bringing you some NEW fresh content! It’s going to be awhile before my family comes over–so it’s the perfect time to write!
The fall leaves are being forgotten as the festive season has arrived; you’ll be busy thinking about all those parties and get-together that you’ll be enjoying over the holidays ahead. Celebrations are always a great excuse to get out and start shopping; both for yourself, and for gifts for those you love. The holidays can also mean that your wardrobe gets some sparkly and warm additions so that you have enough outfits to see you through to the new year. However, impulse buying can often mean that you’ve spent more on a pair of heels than you should have, and don’t have much left over for something to wear when the big day arrives. Therefore, it’s worth taking some time to plan exactly what you need for the festive season and working out a capsule wardrobe full of items you can wear again in the new year.
Leave the expensive gifts to Santa and your partner to invest in; this is where a strategically placed list can come in handy. Focus on sorting your wardrobe out so that it’s full of attire you can utilize in the day and things that will help you to dazzle at an evening soiree. You’re bound to have items from last year that still look great, so don’t be fearful to pull them out and mix and match your clothing, so save money and breathe new life into your ensembles. The following are some tips, tricks, and ideas on how to get the most out of festive fashion this season so that you have a stylish Christmas and an editorial new year.
Keeping It Classic
There are certain shapes, colors, and fabrics that never go out of style during the season, and you’ll understand your personal sense of style. Therefore, it’s worth investing in your knitwear, a killer dress that you can accessorize with a multitude of items, some jeans, shoes, and boots.
You can check out some great deals on the internet and save on quality brands so that you know you’ll have items that will last you for more than one season, and you’ll be paying a fraction of the original cost. It’s the perfect time of year to invest and treat yourself, so check out sites like https://www.whiteflash.com/tacori/ so that you can find something sparkly to suit any outfit. Plan your outfits, and if you have a special party coming up; invest in a dress that you know will work outside of a festive setting so that you get the most out of your spending.
Adding The Extras
As previously mentioned; you probably have an array of clothing that are classic cuts and colors. Therefore, you can adapt them to the season and freshen up how they look through the use of your accessories. If there’s a particular texture, print, or silhouette that you’re feeling this season; try to find it in accessory form so that you’re able to update all of your clothing instantly.
You don’t want to overspend on full outfits that won’t work in the new year and that you’re likely to get rid of after one wear, so keep your fast-fashion items to the accessories section, and grab yourself a clutch, some shoes, or jewelry instead. Making savvy savings regarding your Christmas wardrobe will make your festive season even better, and you’ll look great in the meantime.
I don’t know about you but I LOVE getting a wardrobe refresh around the holidays. Lately I’ve been buying like crazy for our trip to Disney (6 days but who’s counting)! I’ve actually managed to save a bit of money using discounted websites, which is awesome!
So have you tried wardrobe capsuling? Tell us in the comments below!