As we’re jumping into the chillier months and the sales are hitting the stores, I know you will be having your eyes on layering pieces.
But before you buy them, listen to this!
I wanted to give you a heads up on an ESSENTIAL fashion secret for the winter.
Sometimes, after you add layer after layer after layer… it can be easy to feel like a giant BLOB of layered on fabrics.
Even though it’s chilly outside, it’s also a chance for us ladies to wear pieces that keep us both warm and stylish. The warm part is easy, but when we add those layers, the stylish part disappears…
So how do we not look like a big snowball of clothes?
We use….. (drumroll please)...
It is ALLLLL about mixing up the textures you layer yourself with: knits, velvet, denim, leather, suede, fur (my favorite), sequins, silk, chunky knits, linen, and zillions of others!
I write this to you now because as you shop for your new winter pieces, I want you to buy pieces that have different fabrics in different weights. This will add dimension and intrigue to your Look. You also avoid your outfit from becoming “flat”.
Next time you pick a cute sweater off the rack, hesitating to purchase as you say, “Is this texture too much?”, I want you to remember that when you layer it with your other winter pieces, the sweater will add that unique flair, dimension, and style to your Look!
To help you get started, here’s how to use 3 pieces of your outfit to add texture:
I hope these have opened your mind to purchasing pieces that have more artful interest to them.
When you use texture to your advantage, it will make people wonder… “there”s just something about her Look I LOVE”... they might not be able to put their finger on it, and that’s because it’s done in such a subtle and tasteful way!”
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