I’m a baller on a budget. Have been since early childhood. Growing up we didn’t have a lot of money to spend on clothing of the fun and fashionable variety. My aunt used to give me my cousin’s old hand-me-downs, … Continue reading
It seems these days peoples wardrobes are very diverse in style, taste, and trend. Anything goes!… really! It just doesn’t seem like much is “out of style.” You can put the word “Chic” at the end of any adjective, and it becomes a legit fashion. Grunge… “chic”. Nerdy… “chic.” Punk… “chic.” Sporty… “chic.” Disney “chic” (yes that’s a thing)… You get the idea. There is no one stand out trend, style, or fashion road (not to say that some looks don’t stand out :)). Here, at Lemonzest & Pearls, we are all about finding your own personal style. This idea of “anything goes” is GREAT for us. Wearing what YOU love will emphasize the unique individual you were created to be.
“I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well.” Psalm 139:14
Choose what YOU like and make your own “chic.” Instead of trying to conform to how magazines, movies, and celebrities tell you to dress, tap into how you WANT to dress. What makes you different from everyone else is your best asset. While times change, seasons change, and the “whats hot right now” changes, you can still incorporate your favorite pieces into wherever fashion is at the the time. Always keep your own twist on your wardrobe as fashion evolves and you try new trends.
Start shopping stores like H&M and Forever 21. They are two of the most popular stores out their right now because they have options, and are affordable. They have something for everybody! There are so many varieties of styles and looks, it brings attention to all kinds of individuals. The greatest thing about these stores is, you may walk in with a certain style in mind and find yourself exploring other trends and fashion ideas. This is were you can experiment and try out new looks without breaking the bank. These stores are inexpensive and full of possibilities.
So as you reflect on your favorite trends and styles, remember not to be fearful of creating your own “chic.” You were “fearfully and wonderfully made.” Who you are is unique, amazing, and purposeful. Embrace it! So start raiding your closets and pulling out your favorite pieces! Treat your wardrobe as an expression of your unique taste and individuality. The best look to have is confidence in who you were made to be.
Have a Magical Day!