Dressing up is fun, but you know what's even better? Easy dressing thanks to different styling hacks! Make dressing up for school, weekends, or anything under the sun way easier by taking your style hacks lesson from student stylist Chynna Lim! Be sure to come back daily for new tips and tricks on dressing up.
July 1, 2017 | Play with proportions.
A good contrast in size is always always fashionable! Pair an oversized shirt with a pair of fit cut-offs for an easy cool, casual look.
July 2, 2017 | Go monochromatic!
For an easy way to look well-dressed without trying too hard, put together a monochromatic outfit! A top and bottom of the same color always look effortlessly cool.
July 3, 2017 | Choose chunky.
To level up a basic outfit like a simple dress, wear bolder shoes like chunky sandals.
July 4, 2017 | Make sure to own a pair of trousers.
Get yourself a pair of well-fitted trousers. They're a chic alternative to blue jeans and just as easy to mix and match pieces with.
July 5, 2017 | Everyone loves a good off-shoulder top and for good reason, too!
A nice way to balance the bareness of it is wearing a pair of drop earrings.
July 6, 2017 | Big jackets!
To dress in a country with a bipolar weather like ours, wear slinky things with cozy jackets on top, which you can take on and off depending on the temperature.
July 7, 2017 | Go back in the past.
A great place to source dressing inspiration is the past. This look with a ribbed mock neck and denim jacket was inspired by the '90s.
July 8, 2017 | Give structured bottoms a try.
Try out structured skirts. They're easy to pair with a good 'ol white tee!
July 9, 2017 | Try lingerie-inspired pieces.
If you're looking to be a little more adventurous in your sartorial choices, try out lingerie-inspired pieces. I know it seems too daring, but balance them with more covered up and bulky pieces and they'll look appropriate for going out.
July 10, 2017 | Make nighttime outfits day time ready by adding denim!
If you have nighttime pieces like silk camisoles, match them with denim shorts so they're ready for a day out!
July 11, 2017 | Go short!
People think shapeless silhouettes aren't flattering. I say, try going for shapeless things of shorter lengths like this romper or slip dresses and see how they're actually easy to carry.
July 12, 2017 | Invest in versatile pieces.
I had these shorts since my first year in college. Im an incoming senior already and I still use them all the time.
July 13, 2017 | Go for straight cuts!
Silhouettes are the most important thing to pay attention to when dressing yourself. If you want to look clean and chic, go for straight cuts.
July 14, 2017 | Throw on a denim jacket!
Throw a denim jacket on top of a party dress like this polyester slip. It instantly becomes campus-ready, don't you think? And when it gets too hot, you can simply tie the jacket around your waist and step out in style!
July 15, 2017 | Easy athleisure.
If you're a fan of athleisure, dolphin shorts are the easiest thing to match. Tuck something baggy in them and you've got yourself a stylish outfit!
July 16, 2017 | Dainty jewels are A+!
Add dainty pieces of jewellery to a simple outfit. It'll add a subtle, yet noticeable twinkle to your look.
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