Tricks to turn high-street clothes to couture

Last Updated: Aug 01, 2013, 14:20 PM IST

New York: Spending a bomb on designer labels may not be a part of your budget every month. But you can always learn the tricks to transform high-street clothes to couture pieces.

Use the following tips to make your clothes look more expensive, reports

* Accessorise: Wear a statement ring, necklace or ear-cuff to make any outfit stand out.

* Shape up your shoes: Shoes tend to get worn out easily. Get the sole replaced and make them shine.

* Buy a good quality coat: A jacket is the first thing people see, so spend money on a good one. As all eyes will be on your coat, people will not even bother to know what’s underneath.

* Get your clothes dry-cleaned: It will cost you some, but it will make your items last longer.

* Buy black: Darker colours tend to look more expensive as imperfections are not prominent.


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