By Brianna Scott and Hindeke Tewodros
Whether it be color, cut, print, or any other major fashion trend, combining these elements to put together a cute outfit can be simpler than you think.
If you find collating outfits to be a challenge, from your daily fit to your homecoming “freakum dress” (in the words of Bey), help has arrived. You can create a plethora of chic outfits from basic items, as the possibilities and combinations are endless.
Your collection of basics can include tops, tanks, sweaters, and pants of different colors, patterns, and cuts. Once you’ve acquired some of these items, you can be sure to survive each seasonal trend looking your best.
Start having some real fun as you explore and discover your own personal style.
These items are vital gems:
High waisted bottoms
Dark skinny jeans/jeggings
Cream colored top
Neutral colored sweaters
No matter what style you choose to pursue, remember to stay original, wear a smile, and know that confidence never goes out of style.
In this simple but cute outfit, Alyssa Marron ‘14 combines high waisted skinny jeans and a striped crop top.
- Clarke Lowry ‘16 looks cute in high waisted jean shorts, a basic crop top, a tropical print button up, and spike-accented combat boots.Myriah Weatherspoon ‘15 looks edgy in high waisted exotic print leggings, a basic crop top, a stylish leather jacket, and black Timberlands.
Xiomara Rodriguez ‘16 wears a trendy outfit: a maxi dress accompanied by a tropical print button up.