October 31, 2016

Last minute Halloween shopping leaves very less time to throw in creativity. So its best you pick out some of your favourite wardrobe basics and doll yourself up. Better still, head to the nearest mall and pick some of these classy yet affordable items to make your own costume. Best part about these looks is that you can recycle them any day of the week- halloween or high fashion evening.

1. Who’s your cowgirl?

All you need to pick is a Suede Fringe jacket and you are sure to nail the cow boy look. Throw in your favourite pair of denim and add a hat. Dark lips is sure to complete the look.

Things you need: fringed leather jacket, denims, large black hat

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2. Hello Kitten!

Body suits will not only let you show off your figure, but will also strike a lasting fashion statement. Add a feline touch with whiskers and some cat ears.

Things you need: body suit, black eye pencil for the whiskers and a pair of cat ears

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3. Li’l Miss Sunshine

Turn up the heat with a little sunshine of your own. A simple embroidered lace dress can let people know who you are. Play with your hair and makeup to glam up your look. A pair of contrast pumps will seal the look perfectly.

Things you need: bright yellow dress

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4. The Wednesday Addams Look

Black is an all time favourite and that little black dress can never lose its place. A collared lace dress will not just look stylish but will also give you an edge over others.  Style your hair in two ponytails and wear black pumps to complete that goth look.

Things you need: black dress, white collared shirt, black pumps

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5. Lace it Up

Lace tops are in the scene and will be a good pick if you are thinking of Keira Knightley in Pirates of the Caribbean. Pull out those old bell bottoms and knee boots and voila you are sure to strike gold.

Things you need: lace top, bell bottoms, boots

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6. Biker Chic

Just like white tees and denims, leather jackets are an all time hit. Pick one and team it with your white tee or any other bright coloured tee. The best thing about this is that you are sure to own at least a part of this costume, leaving very little reason to spend. Also, you can wear it regularly without it having to lie in a corner.

Things you need: biker jacket, white tshirt, denims

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