Savvy Shoppers

Yes it can feel great to have a new outfit every weekend but when you haven't just won the Powerball pesky little things like mortgages, rent, food and bills can get in the way of a good shopping trip.

If you’ve fallen in love with a trend, I promise you, you can create an outfit on a budget that will look great and leave people none the wiser as to how much you paid. 

When hunting for bargains your biggest priority should be how the cut fits your body shape. Are shoulders sitting correctly on jackets? Does it fit you like a glove? If you can get this happening you’re half way there! Next look for great colours and interesting textures in fabric like lace and embroidery. Shiny fabrics often look cheap. Accessories are a great investment as they can be worn with multiple outfits and really finish a look.

Here I’ve taken a few key trends for Autumn Winter and created easy to put together looks for a variety of occasions that wont break the bank .. Enjoy!

 

Tonal trend. Keeping the colour palette neutral and playing on textured layers for a casual coffee run.

Jeans - Dotti, Hoodie & Overcoat -Jeans West, Shoes - Spendless Shoes , Bag , Sunglasses & Clutch - Colette

 

70s suiting. Inspired by the likes of Jane Birkin, play around with rich colours and wide leg pants to keep this look fun.

Vest, Pants & Knit - Dotti, Bag - Colette, Shoes - Spendless Shoes

 

The new Boho. Re-think classic boho with distressed denim and statement boots

Jacket, Top & Jeans - Jeans West, Boots - Spendless Shoes, Clutch - Colette

 

Floral. Floral is making a huge comeback for Winter, this wrap dress is perfect for layering up cosy scarves and boots.

Dress & Scarf - Dotti, Boots - Spendless Shoes, Bag - Colette