Easy and Versatile Boleros
One of the most versatile accessories that a woman can buy for her wardrobe is a very simple piece, the bolero. The bolero is a small jacket which comes in a few versions, variations are called shrugs, wraps or cropped jackets.
By adding just one or two boleros to your wardrobe, you can stretch it much further, go from work to cocktail party, or even a formal event, and all without breaking the bank. Boleros come in many shapes, styles, and colors. This article will focus on the sequined and beaded boleros, wraps, and jackets that make outfits more dressy.
Silver or Gold Sequins Add Glamour
In addition, silver or gold are neutral colors that blend well with any other color, and that will stretch your mix and match choices further than you think.
Wraps Look Stylish and Can Add Layers
The most comfortable and luxurious wraps are made of silk fabric. Silk is a natural fiber, and can breathe, which makes is more comfortable to wear during both hot and cold weather. It can be washed by hand or dry-cleaned.
Ideas on How to Wear a Shawl or Wrap
If you are not sure how, this will get you started
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Searching for the Right Jacket
As you search through the options by clicking through the links, you will find many choices in both sequined and beaded accessories. The best thing to do is picture yourself in a black dress or pants and top, and then add the bolero, wrap or jacket to the picture to see how they will work with what you already own. The best option is to start with more neutral colors that will work with more of your wardrobe, then as you add more jackets, look for more unique colors. However, a neutral can also be a bold, statement color like red or teal. As long as you can wear it with several existing pieces of your wardrobe.