Never dress discount head to toe. When shopping, pick a classic accessory,
like sunglasses, wallet, shoes, or handbag, and invest. You want something
to wear all year round and that is simply fabulous. This way you get your
or example, if you buy a pair of Gucci sunglasses ($240) and wear them
every day for a year, you paid less than $1/day for them. If shoes or handbags
are your flavor, the right pair can last for many seasons if maintained
With s taples from black turtlenecks to white tank tops, socks to pajamas… will
they know if it’s a Mossimo (from Target) or a Miu Miu? If the tag bugs
you, then just cut it out (neatly, of course). The dollars saved on those purchases
can go to more standout pieces as described above or into the bank!
The foods bought on sale at the market are also nameless when out of the packaging.
A little bit of extra attention can make a classy impression.
Whether an abstract modern look or a gourmet country kitchen feel, the right
serving style can turn tuna into caviar. Buy generic brands. Add garnish, a splash
of spices, and use an ice cream scoop to turn cheap to chic with food. Mimic
what you see in restaurants or magazines. Clean, non-chipped plates and place
settings are essential. A vase of flowers is an elegant extra.