Do you feel like your personal style is too boring and does not stand out? Do you want to add a bit of an edge to your look but you do not know how to go about it? If so, this blog post is ideal for you. Read on to discover a number of different ways you can add an edgy feel to your style.
Add some leather – One of the easiest ways to give your wardrobe an edgy vibe is to add some leather. Leather jackets are a great place to start. It does not matter whether you are wearing a cute denim dress or a baggy T-shirt and jeans, your outfit will immediately go up in the style stakes once you team it with a stylish leather jacket.
Wear clothes that were intended for men – Wearing clothes that were created for the opposite sex is another way to achieve an edgy vibe. Wearing oxford shoes, bow ties, and suits are quite legitimised in fashion these days, so you don’t need to feel like you are going to be going completely out of your comfort zone. But it is definitely a good way to switch up and sharpen your look.
Wear clothes in a way that they were not intended to be – For example, you can make sure own dress out of a man’s button shirt, or you could wear your coat as part of your outfit by placing a belt around it. Or, why not wear a dress on top of a maxi skirt? Wearing clothes in a manner that they are not supposed to be worn is one of the best ways to achieve an edgy vibe.
Distress your basic denim trousers – Come up with your own edgy and unique designs. Nothing says edgy better than a custom made item! Get yourself a cheese grater and start to distress your basic denim trousers. You should also consider using a pair of scissors to customise some of your clothing.
You can easily give something an edgy feel by adding volumes and geometrical patterns, as well as random slits. Of course, you do need to be cautious when doing this, so make sure you get yourself some anti-fraying spray so that your clothes do not end up in complete shreds.
So there you have it: some of the best ways to add an edge to your look. If you follow the tips that have been provided above, you will be able to ‘edgify’ your look. There are so many ways you can do this, so make sure you go for something that applies to your sense of style. It is important to stay true to yourself if you are to look and feel great.