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How To Choose the Trendiest Women's Apparel


With every new season, a new trend seems to follow. While updating your wardrobe is a necessity, choosing among the many different trends can be challenging. It can be hard to know which of the latest styles in women’s apparel is the one for you. The easiest way to do this of course is to look at what everyone else around you is wearing. Even if all the women’s apparel you see is the hottest look, is it really the right look for you? Asking yourself a few questions will not only help you decide which of the latest trends in women’s apparel to pick, but whether it is right for you.

Step 1

Take your Pick

It used to be two or three trends would be floating around at once, making it easier for women to choose which they liked best. But today’s fashion world can have up to a dozen trends in women’s apparel in your face, and not all of them good.

The first thing to do is look at all the latest trends and decide which one you really like the best. Do not go out and buy a pair of skinny jeans just because everyone else is wearing them if you really hate them. The same goes for any other women’s apparel that is hot for everyone else but you.

Step 2

Pick what you love

When shopping for trendy women’s apparel, it is important to choose what you really love. If you love something but do not really like the trend it goes with, buy it anyway. There are no rules that when following a trend you have to dress head to toe in that style.

Step 3

When will you wear it

Another consideration when choosing trendy women’s apparel is deciding when and where you will wear it. Take a look at your lifestyle and decide if the trend is practical for what you do on a daily basis or something that you would like to wear on special occasions. Buying something you will never have a chance to wear, no matter how trendy, ends up being a waste of your hard earned money.

Step 4

Stay true to your body shape

Not all trends in women’s apparel are for all body types. Too often, people get caught up on the trendiest looks they do not stop to see if they really match their body shape or not. One example of this is the maxi dress. While this is one of the hottest styles in women’s apparel, it does not look good on everyone. If the trend is unflattering on your body give it a pass.

Step 5

Price Matters

Trends can be expensive, especially if you really love the look. But trends do come and go, so unless it is a piece of women’s apparel that you absolutely love and know you will wear for a long time, pay attention to price. Set yourself up a budget and stick with it, paying the most only for those pieces you really cannot live without.

By Lucy Beam, published at 02/17/2012
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