A clothing budget is a necessity. Having a budget will help you dress well, look good and stretch your clothing dollars . Decide how much you can spend on clothing for the year. Then list the activities you do to get an idea of clothing you need to wear. Also take into consideration the weather where you live. If you live in a warm climate spend 3/4 to 2/3 on lighter weight clothing and the balance on heavier clothing. The opposite holds true if you live in a cold climate. The majority of your budget will go towards purchasing cold weather clothes.
5 Ways To Stretch Your Clothing Dollars
We are always looking to save money and make the most of what we have. Here are 5 tips that will help you make your clothing dollars go further.
Tim Gunn’s 10 Must-Have Basic Wardrobe Pieces
Tim Gunn’s must have 10 basic wardrobe pieces and a bonus must have that every stylish woman should have in her wardrobe. These basic wardrobe pieces are timeless and great clothing investments.
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The constant barrage of news about the rapidly changing financial markets and the need to change our spending habits makes this a challenging time to be fashionable. But take heart, this is a perfect time to survey our wardrobes, reconsider some of our purchases and eliminate those that don’t do us justice.