Being a mother can be a job in itself and can be challenging for fashion-conscious moms to keep a lifestyle under such circumstances. However, research has shown fashion as a key aspect of women’s lives by helping them express themselves, personalities, and moods in ways words cannot explain.
For most women, fashion goes beyond just appearing good but how you present yourself and want to be perceived. Here are four fashion tips for busy mums to effortlessly get their groove on.
Have some basics in your wardrobe
Every wardrobe needs some basic pieces you can count on for a comfortable and timeless daily look. Getting dressed shouldn’t be hard when you stock up on clothes covering all the basics, including tanks, jumpers, joggers, and cotton t-shirts.
For example, you can wear practically any shirt with a good pair of jeans. However, you’re likely to get spills and vomit on your clothes, so it is essential to think of fabric to guarantee easy cleaning.
Prepare the night before
For a busy mom, it is not easy to get time for anything, especially yourself. So, especially if you have an event coming up, it is helpful to get everything organized the night before. Plan your outfit, and if you can, try out a few combinations and different looks.
Get everything sorted, from clothes to shoes, bags, and accessories, and ensure they are ready. You can also plan for the entire week and include the children’s clothing.
Natural no-makeup look
Going for a more natural look can reduce the time spent on your morning routine. By avoiding the foundation, you can save yourself the time and energy spent on applying full-face makeup. You only need a nice tinted moisturizer or cream to balance your skin tone. A touch of mascara and lip gloss is okay to get you rocking in less than five minutes.
It is also okay to apply some concealer if necessary. You can do a few things to your bare face to look amazing naturally, including using a gentle exfoliating cleanser, grooming your facial feature, and smiling brightly.
Stock up on accessories
Accessories can jazz up what should be a simple look, and fortunately, you don’t need too much. Consider investing in a beautiful pair of shoes, statement jewelry, a handbag, and some exquisite glasses.
You can use a printed scarf to liven up a simple shirt and jeans or evoke a splash of color by tossing a crossbody bag over a simple dress.
Some bold jewelry and chic footwear can be excellent for dressing up your everyday outfits. Today, footwear like Birkenstocks has become one of the most adored fashion items in the closets of fashionistas, from Kendall Jenner to Gigi Hadid and the Olsen sisters.
You can take inspiration from this Birkenstock STAUD collaboration to spice up your look.
Pick dungarees over jeans
Sometimes you are faced with wanting to wear a cute dress while enjoying the comfort of lounge pants. Fortunately, it is possible to experience both in a dungaree. Dungarees may not be popular as jeans, but they are worth the shot. They can be so flattering that you would want to wear them daily.
They also come in various colors and seem funkier than regular jeans. Wearing the overalls with a tee and some eccentric accessories will make you look like the most effortlessly stylish mom.
Throw light on your best features
Looking stylish can be as simple as showcasing your best features instead of trying to focus on every area. For instance, you can use red lipstick to draw attention to your lovely lips or pick a dress that highlights your curves.
It is okay to highlight an area or two of your best characteristics to save you time and effort while looking amazing. However, you want to be particular about your chosen colors since darker shades can make you appear slimmer, while shiny fabrics or lighter colors can highlight some ‘problem’ areas.
Buy fashion online
It can be time-consuming to go to the store, especially when you are not certain about what you are looking for. Fortunately, you can shop online to save you time and energy. For example, you can visit your favorite store online when the kids are sleeping or when you have some spare time.
Some online shops curate the best styles, so it is easy to locate something you adore. Shopping online can be a fun and hassle-free way to find the right pieces you want.
Overall, there is no such thing as right or wrong in the fashion world. What you wear doesn’t matter much as long as you feel comfortable and secure. The above tips should boost your style with no fuss.