$50 Fashion Fixes

Updating your look doesn't mean you have to spend a lot of money. To keep costs under control, refresh pieces you already own rather than buying entirely new outfits. Genny Iannucci takes three basic outfits: jeans and a t-shirt, a basic suit, and a little black dress, and transforms them for $50.

Jeans and a White Tee, transformed for a grand total of $50.39

This cobalt blue tuxedo inspired jacket with contrast collar hits a style home run. It's right on trend in colour/shape/detail, and can take you right into evening with a little black dress.

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Cobalt blue tuxedo jacket, $35.80 Forever 21
Necklace, $7.80 Forever 21
Earrings, $5.80 Forever 21
Bracelet, $0.99 (on sale) Forever 21

The Suit, transformed for a grand total of $46.70

Metal-detailed and jewelled collars update and add femininity to a professional look, and this blouse is perfect with a pair of jeans or cords for the weekend. Pop on a bold coloured belt for a hit of color.

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Blouse, $34.95 H&M
Belt, $6.95 H&M
Statement Ring, $4.80 Forever 21

The Little Black Dress, transformed for a grand total of $40.05

Sexy T-strap burgundy shoes, a colourful faux snake envelope clutch and a bold cuff bracelet take a staple LBD from fab to wow!

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T-strap shoes, $9.50 (on sale) Forever 21
Envelope clutch, $14.95 H&M
Cuff bracelet, $7.80 Forever 21
Earrings, $7.80 Forever 21

 

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