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Working With A Personal Shopper

INF8460Personal shoppers are becoming more popular these days with many people finding that if they employ a personal shopper to shop with them they save time and money, and end up with clothes that they actually love to wear. Gone are the days when personal stylists and shoppers were just for the privileged. Now ordinary people are experiencing the benefits of using personal shoppers too.

So who uses these personal shoppers? Below are some examples, but not an exhaustive list, as personal shopping has benefits for everyone.

1. People who hate shopping
For people who don't like shopping a personal shopper can make the experience quick, simple and even fun. A personal shopper has the expertise to be able to choose clothes that fit and suit you perfectly without the unnecessary stress of trying on outfit after outfit that doesn't look good.

2. People who are on a budget
More and more people who need to spend their money wisely are seeking the help of personal shoppers. A personal shopper will ensure you don't buy items that won't work with the rest of your wardrobe, but that with a small selection of garments you have a collection that combines easily. They will stop you making impulse mistake buys that you'll never wear and make sure you have everything you need to make an impact without spending a fortune.

3. People who need an outfit for an interview
Interviews are so important and are becoming increasingly competitive in a difficult job market. Someone who is well dressed will feel more confident and will make a much better first impression than somebody who is fidgeting in an ill-fitting suit. Colour too can make a huge difference. If you wear the wrong colours (for your own colouring) they can over-power you and the interviewer will notice more of your clothes than you. Whereas a good colour combination that balances and flatters your own colouring can make you look more coordinated, organised, individual and innovative. Enlisting the help of a personal stylist who is trained in colour and style to do some personal shopping in preparation for your interview could end up giving you the edge over other candidates!

4. Bridal parties
For the bride, the groom, bridesmaids and mums (of bride and groom), a wedding is definitely a day when they'll want to look just right. Photos of the day will be around for many years to come and they won't want to look back with any regrets. Often these days bridal parties choose to use a personal shopper to help ensure that their look is flawless and that the compliments they get from their guests will be genuine!

You don't need to have a specific reason for using a personal shopper. If you are just not sure that you shop effectively and end up with items in your wardrobe that you never wear, why not look for a personal shopper in your area to help with your personal shopping?

Beth Price is a personal shopper and stylist with ColourMeBeautiful.

Visit Bloomindale's personal Shopping Service.


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