Smart casual styles means knowing yourself, knowing what fits you well and then pulling the look together so it seems effortless.
To find that definite line between casual and sloppy start with what fits and what's too baggy. Though baggy clothes were once stylish, tailored is back in fashion. That doesn't mean you have to give up loose clothing, it just means it shouldn't be so loose that you're swimming in them.
You want to stick to flattering cuts in your casual wardrobe. Unflattering, casual clothes can quickly transform your appearance from attractive to repulsive. If nothing else, it makes you look like you care nothing for your appearance.
Anther factor in whether you look casual or sloppy is the general condition of your clothes. Stains, rips or basic wear and tear affect your appearance. If you're clothes look like they were meant for washing the car, only wear them for washing the car. Sweat suits, pajama pants, faded T-shirts and shoes with holes in the soles all fall into the sloppy category when worn in public.
The way to keep casual and crisp is to wear clean garments without obvious wrinkles or tears. This is particularly true for shirts. You may be able to get away with wearing ripped jeans, but a ripped T-shirt is outright sloppy. If your shirt was on the floor and full of wrinkles, it doesn't matter if it's clean. The garment needs to look clean as well as actually be clean.
An important, and often overlooked, aspect of a person's appearance is always those finishing touches. Shoelaces should be tied or at least tucked neatly away. Buckles, buttons and snaps should be done, especially on pants. Any pockets flaps need to be down, not standing up and open.
When wearing casual clothes, remember to use casual accessories. An expensive, gold watch looks out of place with a tank top and shorts. It also makes your casual clothes seem cheap in comparison. If you use casual accessories, you'll still look sharp, just with casual balance instead of casual disregard.
Knowing how to tie a winter scarf will keep you warm and score style points at the same time.
Accessories that we choose to wear each day can make up our wardrobe. They make what clothes we choose to wear look so much better. The way we dress our self each day is very important to us. We like to go out each day and feel confident about the way we look.
Vintage clothes can be fun to wear or a unique investment. Make sure to check price tags, condition and quality of any vintage garment before purchase, and avoid stores that sell thrift store clothing for vintage prices.