8 Cheap Ways to Upgrade Your Outfits

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If you’re getting bored with your clothing, you don’t necessarily have to go out and buy new clothing. Just upgrade the stuff you’ve already got! Take some tips from your fellow Tip Heroes and also check out these 8 ideas from Wise Bread:

1. Cut It Out

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Take an old or cheap maxi skirt and cut it up to make a high fashion runway-inspired ruffled skirt.

2. Reconstruct an Old T-Shirt

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Instead of donating an oversized old t-shirt, cut it up and create a chic crop-top dress with cutouts. Perfect for a night out!

3. Decorate with Clip-Ons

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Transform plain shoes with a simple switch of clip-ons. Or try one of these 11 frugal shoe makeovers.

4. Repurpose a Scarf

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In the spring and summer, turn a beautiful scarf into a great little headpiece. Or try any of these 25 ways to wear a scarf in less than 5 minutes.

5. Tank Formation

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Easily turn a plain tank top into a sweet, feminine one-shouldered top.

6. Add a Rope Belt

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Use a rope or a scarf as a belt to add an accent to any loose-fitting top or dress. As a bonus, it will accentuate your waistline.

7. Mix Up Prints

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Don’t be afraid to think outside the box and create a bold outfit by combining two opposing patterns or mixing floral prints with stripes.

8. Make a Statement in Printed Hose

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Give a boost to a plain outfit by throwing on some printed pantyhose.

Find more ideas over at Wise Bread’s 21 Frugal Ways to make All You Outfits Looks Awesome.