How to Find Your Personal Style – 7 Easy Steps
Finding your Personal Style can be quiet intimidating. First, I also didn’t know what is Personal style? Why you should have one? But, Later I got more into Fashion, I knew it Why personal style is important? The benefits of having your Personal style are huge.
How to find your Personal Style?
There are 7 Easy steps to follow in finding your Personal style. It is really easy and you can start doing it now.
I won’t advise you to buy a bunch of clothes for finding your Personal Style. This blog is purely dedicated to Budget Fashionistas. So, you don’t have to worry about that.
Knowing Your Body Type
Knowing your body type is really important and it can save you time and money. You won’t spend more time in shopping and also the money.
There are 5 different body types women. Hour Glass Shape, Pear shape, Apple shape, Inverted Triangle, Triangle Shape.
Hourglass Body type: The hourglass shape is defined by a woman’s body measurements- the circumference of the bust, waist and hips. Hourglass body shapes have a wide bust, a narrow waist, and wide hips with a similar measurement to that of the bust. This body shape is named for its resemblance to that of an hourglass where the upper and lower half is wide and roughly equal while the middle is narrow in circumference, making the overall shape wide-narrow-wide.
Pear/Triangle Shape Body Type: Your hips and thighs are wider than your shoulders and bust. Your have a defined waist that is narrow compared to your hips.
Apple Shape Body Type: Your shoulders, bust, waist, and hips are fairly uniform—but your shoulders and hips may be slightly narrower. Your waistline is rather undefined.
Inverted Triangle Body Shape: The inverted triangle body shape is characterize by broad shoulders and / or bust that narrow down to the hips. The strong shoulders often lend this body shape an athletic-looking physique.
Rectangle Body Shape: The rectangle body shape is characterized by an equal bust, waist and hip measurements. Rectangles tend to be tall and lean. They are not particularly curvy, the waist is not well-defined, and the bottom is rather flat.
Each and Every one Body shape is different. If we dress according to our body shape it will elongate your body shape nicely.
Find Your Body Type Celebrity
Find your body type personality and have a close look at what they wear and how they dress.
Take an inspiration from celebrities or TV stars, Fashion influencers whoever you like their personal style.
Collect their pictures and have a style board. You can take inspiration from Instagram.
Create a separate Instagram account and follow the Fashion influencers and celebrities which you most are drawn to. Use this Instagram only for inspiration and to find your personal style.
Define Your Colors
Find What kind of colours you most have drawn For Examples: Neutral, Dark, Beige or Pastel colours. You need to know which colours are your most favourite and which colour suits you best.
Find Your Fit
You also need to find your fit. Do you like to wear tight fit clothes or loose clothes or medium fit? These are little things but definitely, it counts.
Make a Style Board
Again, You can collect pictures from Pinterest. You can find a variety of colours, styles and patterns on Pinterest. Pin all the styles, colours, pattern, fabrics you naturally attracted to.
Pin all the images into One Board.
When going for shopping, Take this style board and Purchase the same whichever you pinned. Mostly, you will get the same outfits or somewhat similar you can buy.
Shop The Same
You can take Ten outfits from the Style board and buy exactly the same.
Don’t fall for trends or discounts. Take your time for shopping. Spend Quality time in shopping. Trial the outfits before you purchase them. We may think it looks good on us But, only if you try the outfit you will know.
Do not online shop when finding your personal style. You are gonna trial bunch of outfits before purchasing. So, Real shopping is the best.
Wear the outfits which you bought. You can repeat this process after three months.
This way you can find your personal style. If you don’t want to fit into particular style That is also not a problem.
Mix and match different styles. Keep the style which you like most. I also don’t like to fit into one style.
Keep on Reinventing. Its your style.
Practice Practice Practice…
How to develop your Personal styles?
Not everyone is born with a Personal style. It is same as skill when you practice more you gain confidence and you easily find your personal style.