Fashion is ever changing so in order to continue to dress your best, you have to stay on trend and update your wardrobe on a regular basis to make sure you are still fashionable. The easiest way to stay on trend is to look at what the fashion brand and boutique shops are launching as they will update their shop on a regular basis, just like does. 

If you are trying to up your fashion game, there are a number of tips we can give you to help. From wearing a belt – to add another dynamic to your look – to wearing color and mixing textures and styles, below we have put together our tips for upping your fashion game. 

Wear a belt 

Belts are great fashion accessories that can instantly change the way an outfit looks. They can add color, add another dynamic and add some of your personality to how you look. They come in many shapes and sizes as well as prices. Depending on your budget you can opt for a designer belt or go for something more affordable from your high street brands. As long as it looks good on you, the price doesn’t matter. 

Play with color 

In order to stay on trend, try to play with color when putting your outfit together. Color is a very powerful tool when getting dressed. It can add brightness to your look, calmness or in certain situations darkness. Depending on what look you are going for, all of those can look great. Start by choosing a different colored skirt to your top, you could even choose colorful shoes to add even more oomph to your outfit. 

Mix patterns with textures 

Another tactic to up your fashion game is to mix patterns with textures. Patterns and textures can instantly change the way you look when put together. Try not to overdo the patterns and textures as they can be very overpowering and ruin an outfit, for this reason, try to keep it subtle. Play around with the colors of your patterns as well to make sure they don’t clash and ask for another opinion to make sure it works before going out. 

Accessorize your outfit 

You’ll be amazed at just how much an accessory can change your outfit. Watches, earrings, scarves, bracelets or a necklace can all be used in different ways to up your fashion game. In some cases, you can wear multiple accessories to enhance your outfits such as earrings and a watch or a necklace and a scarf. On certain occasions such as a wedding, how you accessorize your outfit can make a huge difference. 

The above are four of many tips to upping your fashion game. Are there any tips that we haven’t included that you think should be? Which of the four tips do you think makes the most difference? Is there anything you would like to share that will benefit our readers? Let us know in the comment box below. We would love to hear from you. 

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