Statement Accessories to Elevate Your Outfit

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Do you feel like something’s missing from your outfit when you look in the mirror? If so, reach for a statement accessory! Never underestimate the power of a bag, a piece of jewelry, a hair accessory or a pair of sunglasses, because it can be the wow factor of a basic outfit. It can also be a way to reflect your taste and personality.

We’ve rounded up a list of versatile and timeless accessories to make sure you find your next signature piece!

Bags

A good bag can keep you stylish and free up your hands. For a bag to become a statement accessory you’d proudly carry around, it’ll need a unique texture or design.

Corduroy tote bag The minimalist design and great storage capacity make it perfect for cafe hopping or brunch dates! Some canvas totes are roomy enough for large books and even a laptop!

Crossbody bag The versatile and functional crossbody bag is always a favorite! These bags usually feature built-in compartments to keep your belongings organized, and an adjustable and removable shoulder strap to complement any look.

Baguette bag The vintage-inspired baguette bag is spacious enough to hold your daily essentials and chic enough for any occasion. Choose from croc grain, faux leather and fluffy textures.

Fanny pack This compact bag is ideal for going on hikes or adding streetwear vibes to your look. Usually featuring an adjustable strap, it can be worn crossbody or around the waist to keep your hands free.

Woven/ Straw bagGet ready for the beach with a lightweight and earthy woven bag! It’s also cute enough for picnic dates. 

Mini backpack Who said backpacks are boring?Keep your style cute and cool with a mini backpack! A structured, solid backpack transitions well from a day at the beach to an urban adventure. 

Jewelry

Add some bling with statement jewelry. The key is to first invest in simple, timeless pieces that fit seamlessly into your daily collection, and then gradually experiment with bold and chunky pieces for an edgier, street-style look.

Layered necklace It’s the perfect combo for a plunging neckline! If you want to keep it real simple, you can also wear each necklace as a standalone piece. 

Chunky chain necklace The industrial vibe of a chunky chain necklace enhances casualwear.

Dangle earringsChoose a dainty pair that falls below your jawline. Let them swing freely and keep them in focus by pulling back your hair!

Hoop earringsDesigned to be worn every day for any occasion, these elegantly tapered hoop earrings add subtle shine to your look.

Mismatched earringsThis mismatched pair oozes pure celestial glam.

Set ringsA coordinated set of rings offers various ways to glam up your fingers. Stack a few on each hand for a trendy look, or wear them individually for understated style. 

Hair Accessories

Hats not only shield your face and scalp from harmful UV rays, but they also come in handy when you want to cover up messy hair and still look stylish! If you’re searching for a versatile hat, try one in a muted color such as black, white, nude or khaki. 

You’ve probably noticed that childhood accessories like hair claws, scrunchies and headbands have made a comeback. These hair accessories offer a shortcut to upgrade your updo even on lazy days.

Baseball capYou can never go wrong with an effortlessly cool baseball cap. Choose a plain or subtly embroidered one to add an athleisure touch to your outfit!

Bucket hatAn easy way to complete any of your ‘fits! Opt for a fluffy bucket hat to keep your head warm in the winter, and an eye-catching tie-dye one for summer

BeretEmbrace the return of berets and recreate that sophisticated Emily in Paris look!

Newsboy capA newsboy cap is just as easy to style as a baseball cap, especially with earth-toned ‘fits. It adds a rustic touch to blazers and chunky knits.

Hair clip and hair clawThe 90s hair clip and hair claw are probably the quickest and most stylish solution to secure those strands!

ScrunchieThis might be the only thing you need for an Insta-ready look! A scrunchie in a colorful hue makes even the messiest of buns look effortlessly polished. Extra points for its stretchy construction that’s super gentle on strands!

HeadbandKeep your hair perfectly in place with a preppy plain headband! Wear it with a ponytail for gym, or style it with a girlish floral dress.  

Sunglasses

A classic pair of black sunnies is good enough to take your outfit to the next level, but why not play around with different shapes and sizes to look even more stunning?Choose from oversized lenses and angular shapes to nail that retro look, or add a pop of color to your monochrome ‘fit with a brightly tinted pair. 

Oversized sunniesLook like a celebrity on your way to the airport for fashion week! The oversized construction will definitely amp up your outfit.

Rectangular tinted sunniesThe rectangular frames add plenty of throwback appeal to these sunglasses. They look even funkier with tinted lenses for a fun 90s look.

AviatorDefinitely a timeless eyewear you won’t regret investing in! The classic rimless mirrored lenses of the aviator create an evergreen captivating look. 

Cat-eye sunniesChange up your style with a pair of cat-eye sunnies! The angular shape and bold design radiate cool energy and add playfulness to your look.

 

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