Buying a new set of clothes for the gym can be expensive, but luckily there are options out there to help you save money
Waiting till the sales can allow you to save significantly on clothing, in some stores you can save up to 70% normal retail price; most clothing stores have at least one sale each quarter of the year which means at least 4 sales per year. Next time you are searching for a new hoodie you should make sure that you check out a lookout for some good heavyweight hoodie options to keep you warm during the colder months.
Next time you are about to press the ‘buy now’ button make sure you check online for discount codes as you can save a further amount of money on your entire shopping basket or get free shipping for some retailers.
Second-hand clothing can allow you to save significantly on clothing, some of which will be almost brand-new. Charity shops compile clothing options from different brands which can expose you to brands and types of clothing that you have not come across already. Inspiring you to improve your wardrobe.
Hiring dressy outfits for special occasions works out a lot cheaper than buying the clothing yourself, this option can allow you to wear a different outfit each time you to go a special event; which can keep you looking fresh instead of people expecting you to to just wear the same outfit.
Buying fast fashion clothes means that you are saving money when you are purchasing the clothing, but fast fashion clothing is often made out of materials that are not going to last as long as the materials used to make more quality items of clothing.
Using a rewards credit card can allow you to get cashback or points that you can exchange for store credit on your next purchases, so next time you buy your next pair of men’s full tracksuits be sure to use your rewards credit card.
If your clothing develops a tear or otherwise breaks you should either learn to repair your clothes yourself or take your clothing to a clothes repair shop. This is a much more cost-effective option than buying new pairs of clothing. You could even jazz up your old pieces of clothing by patching up your broken clothing with material that is not the same colour as the rest of the clothing item, this can make for an eye-catching conversation-starting addition to your outfit. You can practice your clothes repair skills on an old pair of heavyweight tracksuits, this means in case you make mistakes it is not a big deal.
If you are small enough to fit into children’s clothes they could make for a cost-effective way to get your next items of clothing as children’s clothing is often cheaper than clothing for adults. Before you think that this may seem obvious to others, children’s clothes particularly those aimed at teenagers are often very similar to adult clothing or the same in some cases.
Saving money when shopping for clothes is easier than you may think, there are plenty of ways you can save without ruining your saving goals this year.