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How to achieve a red carpet look without exceeding your budget

If you are still doubting about the status of fast and affordable fashion, then you are in for a surprise. For the past few years, we have witness high street fashion brands such as H&M, Topshop, Forever 21 and more adapting itself to an increasingly large share of the current seasonal trends. Plus, we’ve seen a number of A-list celebrities decking out in affordable ensembles, but in a million-dollar appeal; the recent Met Gala 2016 provides concrete proof of this trend, with noteworthy red carpet dresses created by high street brand.

Selena Gomez shows how teens can rock outfits whilst being on a budget with a dress straight out of a rack from Forever21.

Jennifer Lopez demonstrates her choice of fast fashion in this flouncy skater dress from ASOS. Who would ever guess that this dress is not as expensive as it looks?

This dress that is specially designed by the H&M team for Jennifer Hudson looks just as good as any designer red carpet dress.

Street style maven Kendall Jenner flaunts her silhouette in this skin tight masterpiece from Topshop.

In our books, fashion is rarely about the price tag, but it is how you express your individual style creatively. Here are a few ways how you can take the fashion world by storm in these affordable brands.

Classic white tee
Pair a fancy, bright skirt with a classic plain white t-shirt from your favourite street style boutique. Spruce up the look with chic accoutrements that match to your bold skirt.

Cool sweater
When it comes to designing sweaters, these high street brands never take them lightly. Their creation of a stylish yet affordable sweater is just significant as designer pieces from Moschino, Fendi and more. Pair them with skinny jeans and a crossbody bag to create a polished off-duty look.

Print on print
There is obviously zero creative drought in the prints section, especially in the brands we live in. With creative and unique prints to rival that of designer brands, fast fashion outfits can sure pack a punch. Be adventurous and pair two different patterns together to form an overall designer look.

Dress to impress

Prepare for date night without spending a bomb. Your favourite high street boutiques often offer an extensive selection of charming dresses that’ll definitely win your lover’s heart. Choose a frock made of lush material and look out for its workmanship. Simply grab a metallic clutch or purse to complete your Hollywood-dream date look.

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