I don't know about you but my style is pretty minimal, I choose comfort over anything else but sometimes there are days when you want to look effortlessly chic without putting in a ton of effort. 

So here are three easy ways to elevate an outfit without sacrificing comfort!

1. Accessorize: Accessories are a great way to easily elevate an outfit because just a few small additions like earrings, a gold statement necklace or a belt can make a big difference in your outfit. It is also a good way to add in some of your own personal style to your look. For example, carrying a bold colored purse or a more neutral bag for an understated look.

2.  Invest in Quality Basics: Building a wardrobe filled with high-quality basics is essential for achieving a chic and elevated style. Invest in timeless pieces like a classic white button-down shirt, a well-tailored blazer, or a pair of perfectly fitted jeans. These staples will serve as the foundation of your wardrobe and can be mixed and matched to create countless stylish looks. Opt for neutral colors like black, white, navy, and camel, as they are versatile and never go out of style.

3.  Pay Attention to Fit and Proportions: One of the easiest ways to instantly elevate your outfit is by paying attention to fit and proportions. No matter how stylish your clothes are, if they don't fit you properly, your entire look will fall flat.

Choose pieces that flatter your body shape and accentuate your best features. Tailoring is your best friend – a few simple alterations can make a world of difference in how your clothes look and feel on you. Additionally, pay attention to proportions when putting together an outfit. Pair loose-fitting items with more fitted pieces to create balance and avoid looking sloppy.


Some bonus tips: 

Layers. Layering is an easy way to look chic and put together. Adding a cardigan or button down shirt to a simple base outfit is a super easy way to elevate your look!

Roll your sleeves. Sounds simple but slouching up your sleeves or rolling them up is an easy way for you to look more put together and elevated. Easily roll up the sleeves of your button down, jean jacket or sweaters. 

Remember, chic and minimalistic style is all about simplicity and sophistication. By following these easy tips, you'll be able to elevate any outfit effortlessly.

Ready to start adding some quality basics to your wardrobe? You can shop some beautiful closet staples HERE.

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