Are you tired of being that girl who is constantly wearing the same outfit when going out with the girls? It’s properly because you do not have a variety of clothing to choose from because of having a lot of clothes can be expensive therefore it is wise to shop smart and save your money and still have enough clothes in your closet.
5 Ways to shop smart.
Buying at wholesalers
Instead of buying at a normal shop or online vendors. Who has added to the original price of the product in order to gain profit, why not approach the suppliers directly.
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The 30% rule
Form a budget for yourself and add clothing to your budget. if you take at least 30% of your income and use it to buy clothing with it or save 30% of your income for clothing every month. If your expenses are already more than consider to add an extra source of income. Click here 5 ways to make a sustainable income to give you ideas on making an extra income.
Know your style
Resist following trends and settle on wearing your own style this saves you from constantly buying from time to time. Notice that most people who dress well wear their own unique style. Find out what your style is at 12 famous styles
Be a sales hunter
Start hunting for sales, find a way to buy clothing with a discount.
Ways to hunt for sales
Be an economic sales hunter
When the economy drops prices of clothing decrease for instance at this time during the lockdown a lot of clothing shops have discounts.
Be a season’s sales hunter
When the season changes shops tends to have sales on clothing of the previous seasons in order to get rid of the previous seasons’ clothing and have space for the new seasons’ clothing. Avoid buying clothing during the festive season rather than save and buy your clothing in January where there are more sales. This does not work for people who follow trends, you have to know your style to master this method.
Hunt for 2 in 1 price
A lot of stores like this discount, such as the factory and cotton on. Shop with a friend, hunt for 2 for 1 sale, and split the price between you and your friends. With this method you have spent half or less than the original price.
Resell your clothing
Take old clothing that you do not wear anymore, but that is still in good shape and sell them on social media platforms or eBay, Olx, or other platforms and use the money to buy yourself new items of clothing. This method is best for people who love following trends and those who enjoy playing with different looks.
Do not let finances be the barrier of you always looking your best. They are multiple ways you can use for looking your best. Be bold be courageous and make your style work.