There’s perhaps no better time in your life to truly have fun with fashion than your 20s. From discovering new brands and designers to add to your wardrobe to taking risks on of-the-moment trends, there’s nothing more magical than defining your own personal style. And of course, as any coming-of-age story goes, just as you find your fashion MO, there are also those inevitable and uniquely 20-something style moments that we can’t help but celebrate. Keep reading for our 10 fashion mistakes that are okay to make in your 20s!
You’re saving water, right?
Who needs arch support when your shoes are this good-looking?
Would you buy it at full price? Probably not. Is the satisfaction of finding a killer deal totally worth it? Absolutely.
The gesture is sweet, but ultimately your clothes should make you happy.
Hey, that’s just being resourceful.
The black blazer hanging in the back of your closet with the tag still on it does not count.
Sure, it may go out of style by next season, but you can’t put a price on love.
Yes, you love overalls, but do you really need them in bulk?
While your efforts are commendable, rules are meant to be broken! So go ahead—mix metals, wear white after Labor Day, or pair navy with black.