WHAT TO WEAR: Day To Night

What to Wear

Let’s say you have a full schedule for Friday. Work, errands to run and a night out on the town leave no time to change. What’s a girl to do? Don’t worry, this Fashionista has you covered on how to pull off a day to night outfit. She looks chic and ready for all of her activities; she’s casual enough for the daytime, but is wearing enough special elements to carry her ensemble into the night.

She starts off with a gold, shiny striped top that she tones down with a light wash denim jacket. The jacket makes the metallic shirt more daytime appropriate. Her white skinny jeans are unexpected and will help her stand out amongst the typical blue denim around her. The light color gives off a summery vibe that is perfect for the warmer months. Her glittery gold flats match her top and make the jeans more formal and exciting. They are also comfortable enough for the day, but will stand out in the dark.

My favorite part of this Fashionista’s outfit is her Betsey Johnson bag that has a Chanel-inspired chain strap. The heart shape, purple sequins and leopard print are perfect for fitting just her essentials for a night out, but the dark color makes the sequins and print subtle enough for her daytime activities. By wearing it as a cross-body, it won’t get in her way and it can make a statement without distracting her.  

This Fashionista finished off her look with simple makeup and a topknot. By adding a bright lipstick, she will be ready for her night out and her hair will be out of the way so she can just focus on having a good time.

When you have a busy day and need to put together a multi-purpose outfit, choose some special pieces and tone them down with casual items. For example, a denim jacket is perfect for making even the most fancy of tops more laid back. Metallic flats will make a statement and keep you comfortable for a day on your feet. For a bag, choose one that has nighttime elements like sequins or a print, but is big enough to fit anything you will need during the day.

One Simple Change: It turns out that your night includes a girls’ night out! These nights are perfect for making daring fashion statements. Swap out the jean jacket for a faux fur one and put on a pair of heels to look extra chic!

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