How To Find Your Personal Style - PART 2
In our last article we spoke briefly about the different kinds of styles and how one can determine their personal sense of style through our video.
We touched upon 7 main style categories that were :
- Classic Traditional
- High Fashion
- Classic Elegant
Now, lets go into the depths of 4 of these styles to find out which style is a perfect match for you!
Those that value femininity and are very ladylike, prefer floral prints, dresses, bows and lace and love soft flowing fabrics over cotton or stretch fabrics can be termed as romantic. One can take inspiration from the stylish Katrina Kaif. She is mostly spotted in pretty dresses and feminine makeup.
A few tips on building your Romantic Style:
●Choose softer, more luxurious fabrics like chiffon, lace and silk.
●Add pretty feminine details through your accessories.
●For formal or corporate events choose suits and jackets in softer fabrics. One can also opt for colours like pale pink, black or purple.
2. Classic traditional:
For those that love traditional and timeless styles along with fabrics like cashmere, high quality cottons and pure silk, the classic traditional style is a perfect match. A good example or classic traditional would be the eternal Rekha for her timeless style.
A few key Tips on building your style for Western Classic Traditional:
● Choose well-tailored trousers and jackets as well as straight or pleated skirts..
● For evening wear choose simple, timeless styles like a twin set or a knee length straight fit dress. You may add an appropriate favourite piece of jewellery to this look like a string of pearl or a brooch.
Keep In Mind: To avoid looking outdated add an updated hairstyle and footwear to your look.
3. High Fashion:
These individuals follow all the latest fashion trends and every detail of their outfit is thought through. They love large scale jewellery and designer wear and like to make a statement. Every occasion for them is like the red carpet. Take inspiration from Sonam Kapoor on her red carpet looks. She is always making a statement.
A few Tips to keep in mind while building your High Fashion Style:
● Choose bolder colours and current trendy garments to wear with your wardrobe basics.
Keep In Mind: Your style of dressing can sometimes be intimidating to someone who doesn't know you well. Be aware of occasions where you need to appear more approachable.
Individuals that embrace the natural style value comfort and casual styling. They wear little or no makeup and love a wind- blown natural hairstyle. They prefer comfortable fabrics like cotton and linen and minimal jewellery. Everything is kept simple and easy to care for.
While Building your Natural Style, keep these tips in mind:
● Add simple accessories to polish your look.
● Jewellery made of natural material like wood would add a statement.
● For evening wear choose high quality cotton or silk evening trousers, a tunic top and a dinner jacket for a more formal look.
Keep In Mind: Be aware that your look can be too casual in a business or official setting. To step up one level, always carry a classic blazer or trouser.
We hope this article gives you all a clear idea of where your signature style falls!
Lots of Love,
- Team Glamrs!