For the average college student on the go, it is often hard to mix-and-match items without feeling like you’re wearing the same look over and over again. It would be nice to have unlimited funds to go out and buy a new a wardrobe, but let’s be realistic. Who has the money to support that habit? Instead of breaking your piggy bank, try to invest in the accessories that provide you with a variety of options so that you can always have a new look to choose from. It doesn’t take much to “recycle” a look by adding different accessories that can really step up you everyday look. One trend in accessories is accents of gold. By using gold pieces to highlight your look, you are sure to take your simple outfit to the next level.

This Fashionista incorporated hints of gold into her look as she decided to keep it sweet and simple while also adding a level of style making her look very chic. Her outfit is toned down with colors like black and gray; however the cuffs in her denim jacket show off her layered, dainty gold bracelets that add a touch of elegance to finish off her look. When paired with basic pieces, gold is sure to stand out. As someone whose closet is filled with neutral colors, gold jewelry pieces are my go-to items when it comes adding definition to my look. Whether it is a necklace, ring or a bracelet, gold is sure to add a level of sophistication to any look.

How To: Are you afraid that gold jewelry is too dressy for your everyday look? Try to stick to a few feature pieces that aren’t too heavy, such as a thin bangles or a layered necklace to start.