It’s a tale as old as time, but it rings true: You don’t have to spend a lot on your outfit for it to look elevated and expensive. Whether it’s a specific colour to tap into, a styling trick to try or a trendy basic to incorporate, I’ll rarely pass up the opportunity to share my favourite ways to achieve that luxe look. Since I know you’re curious about how to create this effect with minimal effort and/or funds, I thought I’d compile some of the best expensive-looking outfits out there into one useful guide.
So if you’re looking to emulate this elevated vibe, consider the below nine looks to be your guiding force this spring and beyond. This year, there are a few formulas that should be on your radar, and trust me when I say they couldn’t be any easier to re-create. When it comes to expensive-looking outfits, the simpler the look, the better, so I mean it when I say that the ones you’re about to discover are just as aspirational as they are attainable.
Simply keep scrolling to discover nine of these elevated ensembles and read about which details make them stand out. Of course, you can peruse similar shopping picks as well.
1. Drench Yourself in Camel
Camel is littering our social feeds, and it happens to look especially elevated. My favourite way to adopt the hue is via a few key basics, such as a camel coat or camel knit, that you can style all together like the above image or separately.