17 Mar Outfit Makers
HOW TO TRANSFORM YOUR LBD INTO A HEAD-TURNER
How to elevate a basic black dress into a look?
A black dress is a black dress is a blah black dress. But, when you layer it with statement making elements, a forgettable garment is swiftly transformed into a head turner of an outfit. So, how can you transform a basic black dress into a LOOK? The addition of color, contrast and an arsenal of dramatic baubles are the outfit makers that elevate a simple black sheath dress into an Ashley Olsen type ensemble.
Layering is what makes an outfit pop. The three minutes that it takes to add on the necklace, scarf and earrings is difference between ho-hum and high wattage. In fashion, Small tweaks are what make a mountain of difference.
NOTE: Statement pieces can be had quite cheaply. In fact, costume jewelry usually gives you the biggest bang for your buck. Some of my greatest pieces some from Marshalls, TJ Maxx, H&M, Topshop, Forever 21, flea markets and tag sales. Oh, and grandma’s closet!