Just what is the definition of Personal Style?
Personal style is an expression of your individuality that is reflected in the way you dress, accessorize, and even in your choice of home décor. It is a reflection of your personality and attitude, and it can be expressed through the colors and patterns you choose, the fabrics and textures you like, and the silhouettes that you prefer. Personal style is an expression of who you are and how you want to be perceived by others.
How to Define your Personal Style in 5 Easy Steps
Finding your personal style can be a fun and rewarding experience! Here are five steps that can help you get started:
Get to know yourself
Take the time to reflect on your likes and dislikes and consider what style best reflects your personality. What are the favorite things you go to time and again in your closet?
Do some research
Look up fashion trends and styles and build a vision board or virtual vision board on Pinterest with the styles that speak to you.
Try out different looks and don't be afraid to mix and match. Make sure to take pictures of yourself in different outfits for reference.
Get some advice
Talk to your friends and family about your style and get their opinion. You can also seek out professional advice if you feel like it. That’s where I come in!
Find your closet staples
Create a wardrobe of clothes and accessories that you feel most comfortable in and that you can wear on different occasions. AKA Capsule Wardrobe.
With the above five steps, you can find your personal style and start expressing yourself in a unique and stylish way.
How to choose clothing for your body type
Choosing clothing for your body type is an important part of looking your best. To find the right fit, you should consider your body shape, size, and lifestyle.
Identify your Body Shape
Are you petite or tall? Is your shape hourglass, triangle, inverted triangle, rectangle, round or rhomb? Knowing your body shape will help you find clothing that fits your unique curves.
Consider your size
You don't have to stick to a certain number, but you should make sure your clothing fits comfortably. If you have to buy a size up or down, make sure the fabric is not baggy or loose.
Consider your lifestyle
Do you like to stay active? If so, you'll want to look for clothing with breathable fabric and more relaxed fits. If you're always on the go, you may want to look for clothing that is wrinkle-resistant.
Once you've taken all these factors into account, you can start shopping for the perfect clothing to fit your body type.
What are the top 7 women's style types?
When you combine your body type with your personality and style goals, then you have a personalized style profile that is designed to help you create a wardrobe that not only looks amazing but reflects who you are.
See below for 7 popular style types for women!
A free-spirited, relaxed style that often includes natural fabrics, ethnic and vintage-inspired prints, and unique details.
A feminine, soft, and delicate look that often includes vintage-inspired fabrics, lace, and intricate details.
A more upscale look that often includes dressy fabrics, dramatic details, and bold colors.
A timeless and sophisticated look that often includes tailored pieces, neutral colors, and timeless silhouettes.
A casual and comfortable look that often includes athletic-inspired pieces, such as sweatshirts, leggings, tanks and joggers.
Edgy & Eclectic
A bold and daring look that often includes unexpected pairings, such as distressed pieces with a classic shirt and statement accessories.
A polished and put-together look that often includes collared shirts, cardigans and classic prints like stripes, plaids & florals.
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