Confidence is a key trait to have when shopping online. If you don’t feel confident in what you’re buying, the chances are that the purchase won’t go through or will be returned. In this blog post, we cover few tips for being a confident online fashion shopper!
Tip #01: Find a style that suits your body shape. There are many different shapes to suit everyone, and there is no one style or even one size!
So when shopping online for party dresses, make sure the clothes you’re looking at flatter your body type. If they don’t, then it’s best not to buy from them as chances are those clothes won’t look good on you when you get them in person either.
Tip #02: Know what brands fit your size/body type; some people need an XS while others may need XL.
It’s important to know how the brand works for both models, so if anything needs altering, alterations can be made before shipping out items rather than after receiving them because of poor sizing.
Tip #03: Silence your phone! This is crucial when shopping online as you don’t want to be disturbed by a ringing or buzzing. Also, you need time to think and figure out what clothes are best for you, so take that opportunity before being interrupted by texts or notifications!
Tip #04: Wear the pieces in-store first. If there’s an item of clothing that you’re unsure if it’ll fit right on you, try wearing it at home (or somewhere else) first before buying it. It can help save money and hassle if items don’t work well with other outfits as they did on the model/in pictures.
Tip #05: Go for versatile pieces. Items worn with different outfits or in various seasons are always a good investment, and you will get plenty of wear time out of them.
You don’t want clothes sitting around your closet not being used, so try picking up styles that you know work well with others.
Tip #06: When in doubt, take a picture! If you’re not sure if the clothes will work for your body type or if they’ll be flattering on you, then snap some photos of yourself wearing them.
You can always shop online again and compare the two outfits to help figure out what style works best with your body type and personal taste.
Tip #07: Stay connected while shopping online – but only when needed! We must stay connected nowadays as it helps us get more done faster rather than stopping every five seconds to answer a text message or call someone back.
However, make sure that before you go into shopping mode, do turn off all notifications so they don’t distract from the time being used browsing through clothes.
Tip #08: Shop with a friend or family member for the support! Shopping online can be done alone, but it’s less intimidating and more supportive of shopping in-person with someone else, whether they’re physically at the store with you or over your shoulder as you browse through clothes on your phone/computer screen.
It’s also better because sometimes friends can offer valuable and helpful feedback when picking out clothes.