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The art of looking stylish in modest outfits

Fashion and Beauty

 

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 How to stay stylish in modest outfits (Photo: Pinterest)

Whether you choose to agree or disagree, the fact is, modesty is very empowering, especially in today’s world where the trend is to wear skimpy outfits. In this upside-down world, when a woman is modestly dressed she can feel like the odd one out.

When you decide to stick to modest looks though, the challenge now becomes finding your style. Admittedly, some of these pieces can make you look old but, the advantage is that you don’t have to settle for ugly clothes.

There is a lot of style inspo that can spark some creativity when it comes to your outfits. As you explore that, here are five tips to get you started:

Play around with colours

Looking good goes beyond the pieces we wear. It has a lot to do with colour as well. Therefore, take time to find out which colours suit you best and which combos look good.

You can even find out what your undertones are so that you will know what to go for when you shop. This secret hack will definitely make people intrigued by your outfits, even when you’re fully covered up.

Be subtly sexy

There are also times when you might want to feel sexy and there is nothing wrong with that. And, you don’t actually have to wear a tiny dress and a cut-out top for you to feel attractive because there is a way you can do it elegantly.

What you can do is find a balance. For example, you can wear a maxi skirt with a long slit, a mini skirt with stockings or even a tight dress with a cover-up.

The trick here is to just focus on one area so that you’re able to still maintain that modest appeal you’re going for.

Define your curves with belts

With toned-down pieces like free-flowing dresses and cover-ups, your figure might disappear. Of course, there are days when you just want to relax and not draw any attention but, when you do, you should add some pieces like waist belts.

A belt can instantly help to add some definition which adds a touch of style to your outfits.

Up your shoe game

Shoes have always been a very crucial part of the style. And actually, they attract even more attention when you wear modest outfits.

So, you should do some shopping to get a variety of sneakers, boots, sandals and heels. Explore how you can bring out your unique style through your shoes whether you like the street style or you’re into girly looks. That way, you can always switch things up and look effortlessly good every single time.

Incorporate some bold accessories

Interesting accessories will definitely give your outfits an edge as well. You can come up with your signature style using different pieces and, they will be that cherry on top when you want to give a plain look some vibrancy.

You should get some statement necklaces, bold earrings and even hair jewellery. Also, start a collection of stylish sunglasses that you can pair with different modest outfits. 

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