College is a destination of experimenting with
look and working hard for semesters. But more than working hard for semesters,
it is a place where you enjoy friendships over exams. It is a place where you
not only escape the tight rules of the school, but you also get a freedom of
wearing clothes, that’s not skimpy enough but good enough for a brunch or an
evening hangout. Plus, if you’re lucky enough, you also end up getting on a
date. After all colleges are not only meant for studying, but making friends and
crushing over acquaintances too.
So, in order to make your college life interesting and less frustrating, here’s a little advice on clothes that will make you standout in the crowd. Hence, if you’re ready, then let’s get started on the journey to how to dress up for college.
How To Dress Up For College:
In college, sometimes it gets a little tricky and
frustrating when you find out that you don’t have anything to wear even though
your wardrobe is full of clothes. “I don’t want to wear that.. I don’t want
to wear this..Ugh Damn!” is probably every girl yells in the morning when
they go to their college because on the inside we feel we have worn this outfit
many times and wearing it again will look so not good for that instagram
hashtag ootd or ootn.
So, how can we change the way we dress and make
it less worn out and more fashionable for everyday college look?
To be honest, a girl’s overall look depends on
the way she dresses up and the reason why some girls feel that they don’t have
enough clothes in their wardrobe is purely based on the reason that they are
not dressing the way they should dress. Often college girls end up buying
trendy clothes which doesn’t really last that long. Some people often impulse
buy clothing items on a weekly basis which to be honest you shouldn’t buy. It
is not healthy plus it is not really good for your bank too. Instead, opt for
some investing pieces like the ones that I have mentioned below. These pieces
will allow you to build up the wardrobe and it will not really look boring and
worn out. Plus, if you experiment and follow these tips into your everyday
routine, then pretty sure people will not only turn heads in the corridor but
will turn heads like an owl in the corridor.
Timeless pieces are classics that does not goes out of trend, but builds up your wardrobe to everyday college look. Now, with timeless pieces it does not mean it will go under the monochrome fashion style. With timeless pieces, one can mix and match their trendy items to make it trendy and classic items to make it chic and classy. A timeless piece can be simple neutral coloured shirts, t-shirts, blouses, camis, tops, sweaters, cardigans and blazers. Even the jewellery that you opt for should be delicate to become as a statement piece for your everyday outfit.
Whether it is a denim jacket or a skinny jeans,
mom jeans or a boyfriend jeans, denims are a go to option for college going
girls. It’s also appropriate for college and evening parties, if done right.
Just invest in these pieces to make a long time use of it.
Statement pieces can be your graphic tee, layered
jewellery, bandanas and ruffles. As ruffles are the trend of the moment it can
be a good statement piece for your whole outfit. For e.g. if you’re wearing
plain black skinny jeans, then a ruffle top will look bomb and chic without
even giving the impression that you have tried hard.
Now, that you have an idea about what pieces to
invest in then let’s move on with some styling tips for everyday college look.
These styling tips will further help you with making your outfit from 5 to 10
on a real fast note.
When in doubt and have nothing to wear then take out your white shirt and
pair it up with your comfortable boyfriend jeans. For statement piece wear a
delicate layered jewellery or a floral bandana. For shoes keep it simple and
low key such as a white shoes.
If it’s a concert kind of day in your college, then you could go for some
printed band t-shirt with mom jeans and white sneakers. If it’s a formal event,
then pair your black blazer with a white cami and a pair of skinny jeans. For
shoes go for some black loafers because they are comfortable, stylish and very
If it’s a very lazy kind of day and you don’t really want to wear anything
extra then try on some high rise jeans paired up with a tank top and an
oversized jacket. You don’t really need to wear anything extra with that
because your oversized jacket will do wonders for you.
If you have trouble finding the best pieces for an evening show, then a
good old denim jacket will be a good option. Just pair it up with a basic black
tee and a black jeans. You will instantly look chic and all put together.
Therefore, now that you know these tips and tricks, then go ahead and be a diva yourself. Also with college dressing if you want to know more about how to gain a classy look in everyday environments, then head over to the how to look classy article.