While you’re in weight loss, buying lots of new clothes may not be an option, but there are other ways to make your existing wardrobe feel like new. These clever purchases will transform your outfits without breaking the bank…
Add a touch of elegance to a simple dress or top with a detachable collar. It can turn a T-shirt into a fancy top in minutes!
Venise lace collar, £2.47, etsy.com
From casual to dressy, wedges come in all styles. They offer extra height without the discomfort of stilettos, and look great with any length skirt or dress.
Beige cork wedges, £12, Primark
The benefit of big sunglasses is that they’re a no-effort way to add a touch of glamour to your summer wardrobe. They’re right on trend, and will also save you time on your eye make-up!
Sunglasses, £15, Next
Scarves are an easy and inexpensive way to pep up your daily wardrobe. Not only do they keep you warm but they can also totally transform a plain outfit.
Daisy satin scarf, £15, Accessorize
Adding a belt is a great way to pull a look together. Belts can flatter the figure, enhance (or create) curves, hold things in place, and add a new twist to a plain dress or tunic.
Skinny belts triple pack, £8, Accessorize
Not only is it a confidence booster, studies confirm that red lippy is the sexiest colour! Whatever colour you choose, lipstick is a cheap way to add edge to your look, and will make your eyes pop!
Nars satin lipstick, £18.50, Selfridges
Make a statement
A statement necklace can completely change your look. It can add glamour to an otherwise boring work ensemble, and turn Friday’s casual T-shirt and jeans into something effortlessly stylish and elegant.
LE Gold necklace, £8, Primark
Whether you want to brighten up your wardrobe, or give an old dress a new lease of life, DYLON has a dye to suit your needs. They come in handy sachet packs and in a range of colours.
Fabric dye, from £3, Dylon.co.uk
Jewellery doesn’t have to cost the earth. A pair of pretty earrings can draw attention away from your outfit and up to your face.
Chandelier vine earrings, £8, Accessorize
Plain white T
Don’t keep those bright jeans, or that floral skirt hidden away just because you haven’t anything to pair them with. A plain white T-shirt is a convenient and inexpensive wardrobe staple that can be worn with any colour.
V-neck T-shirt, £15, John Lewis
Make it new again
Give an old jumper or cardigan a new lease of life with this amazing bobble and fluff remover! It will convert old items into brand-new by shaving off the signs of wear and tear.
The Bobble Off, £6.99, JMLdirect.com
Dress it up
A clutch bag can turn your look from casual to smart in no time. No matter what size or shape you are, or how much or how little you have to carry, there are a wealth of clutch bags on the high street to complement any outfit.
Snake zip top clutch, £19, Accessorize
Have you got any tips for revamping your mid-weight loss wardrobe? Share them below!