along with style inspiration on the blog, i also love to share practical tips and tricks to keep us at the top of our style game. Style at a Certain Age is dedicated to aging with grace, strength, and beauty. so today, i’m sharing style hacks every woman should know.
it’s never a good day when you pull on your favorite pair of jeans, and they’re just a little too snug around the waistline. or how do you easily exchange one handbag for another? if you’ve ever asked yourself those questions, i’m sharing several style hacks that will make your life just a little easier. knowledge is power, whether it’s big or small.
style hacks every woman should know
style hack #1 waist extender
when your pants are a smidge too tight, grab a opens in a new windownon-metal elastic band. slip one end over your button, the other end through the buttonhole. bring the elastic tie back to the button and anchor.
style hack #2 remove odors from your jeans
place your jeans in a Ziploc bag, then toss them in the freezer overnight. this eliminates odor-causing bacteria. it works every time!
style hack #3 shoe embellishment
purchase opens in a new windowclip-on shoe embellishments, then transform your plain jane pumps into something fancy. mix up your style game with opens in a new windowfaux pearl, opens in a new windowrhinestone, or opens in a new windowfaux gemstones.
style hack #4 protect your clothes from makeup
this is a style hack passed down from my mother. when you want to protect your white tee or white blouse from freshly applied makeup, slip a silk scarf over your head. then pull on your tee, sweater, or blouse over the silk scarf. not only will you protect your clothes from unwanted lipstick or foundation stains, but your makeup will be preserved as well.
style hack #5 velvet and wood hangers
opens in a new windowvelvet hangers are the perfect choice when it comes to hanging your blouses, camisoles, or dresses. these hangars not only protect your clothes from creases but will extend your closet storage space. opens in a new windowwood hangers are used for bulky items like coats or blazers.
style hack #6 purse organizer
opens in a new windowpurse organizers easily transport your belongings from one handbag to another.
style hack #7 eliminate odors from your clothes
mix 1/4 vodka to 3/4 water. pour into a mister. spray the mixture on your clothes and let it dry. your clothes will smell fresh as a daisy in no time at all.
thanks so much for stopping by today. i hope you enjoyed style hacks every woman should know. happy Wednesday, ladies. time to put a smile on someone’s face, including yours.