For some, fashion is important, it is about passion and creativity, a love and something to invest in. For others the fashion world would never enter their radar… let alone be considered an investment.
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•Don’t indulge in every fad on the dress rails.
•Choose versatile items that can be worn season after season, dressed up or dressed down.
•Buy less clothing, but better quality.
•Ensure clothing fits perfectly.
•Choose items that make you feel confident, younger and slimmer (if that is your objective).
•In the words of Valentino “Wear clothes that make you feel alive”.
•Try on everything in your wardrobe that is winter-wearable. Take those items that don’t fit you and have them altered (if possible). Having a pair of pants tailored is far cheaper than buying a new pair, not to mention you don’t have to spend the time shopping for new ones.
•At the same time have your winter boots and shoes re-heeled, re-soled and polished. They will look brand new again.
•Make sure your jerseys, cardigans are closely “shaven” to avoid the “bubble” look.
•Now businesswomen, evaluate your wardrobe. Buy a few new pieces that will coordinate with what you already have and will also freshen up your existing wardrobe.