August 8, 2013

by Pilar Steinborn

“Disposable” Clothes

disposable clothingOne thing that will always remain the same in fashion is that trends come and trends go. Does that make it ok then to buy some disposable pieces? The answer is absolutely!

There is no need to drain money into expensive clothes that may not even be a thought for you next season, especially if you’re on a budget! This is a great way to diversify your wardrobe and keep it up to date without breaking the bank.

Stores like Zara and H&M provide a wide variety of trendy pieces that are less expensive than most department stores. Also, never be afraid of a good clearance at your favorite local boutique or online stores. Often times you can snag great deals for a fraction of the cost. Most stores will offer beginning, mid-season, and end of season deals.

And don’t worry about trendy clothes being just for teens, they’re for everyone! Mixing and matching classic pieces with trendy ones are a great way to keep age-appropriate style without being stuck in a time warp. These more trendy or “disposable” clothes also work best in summer. So tis the season! With less cause to layer, you can cut costs on summer clothes. The heavier the material, the better quality you want so fall and winter can often be heavier on the pockets. You end up needing multiple layers with jackets and accessories, which can rack up a bill fairly quickly.

Bottom line, have fun with it! Mix your favorite splurge pieces with some throwaways especially in the warmer months!

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Pilar Steinborn | Copyright | Photos by Andrea Carson