The way you dress and the way you interact with your clothes can make them feel like they are part of the culture, which is what makes them look cool, according to fashion expert Rachel Lister.
And, if you are not one of the people who really thinks about the way clothes are made, then the way that they look is also a reflection of you, she told Mashable.
So, what makes the lightest of clothes look cool?
The most important thing to remember is that they should be light, she said.
So, wearing a sweater with a button down shirt underneath, or a blazer with a knit cap underneath is a great example.
If you don’t like this look, Lister said, the next best thing is to try to make something that matches the style.
For example, a dark sweater with gray and black pants will look better if you match the sweater with the pants.
But, if the sweater has a pattern that is too subtle, then you need to try something a little bit more subtle, Listers said.
So if you have a pattern on the sweater that looks really simple, like a long sleeve t-shirt with a collar, then that will be an example of light clothing.
But if the pattern is a little more complex like a short sleeve tshirt with an open front, then something like a black tank top with an over-sized button might look a little different, Llerts said.
When it comes to how you look at a pair of clothes, LISTER said that you want to be careful of how you wear them.
Lister often wears a sweater and a shirt with a different color to match the look of the outfit.
If there is a pattern in your pants that you really like, Landerts said, you will need to wear a pair with that color on them instead of the darker, more neutral colors you usually wear.
If you want something that is not really dark, then use a lighter color like grey instead of black, she explained.
Lister also advises that you wear your lightest clothing to the grocery store, and the next step is to wear your lighter clothing to events.
So that way, you are looking at the light clothes to compliment your outfit and not your outfit to compliment the colors you are wearing.
When you are in the grocery shopping section, Linger said, it is a good idea to buy a small amount of lighter colors that are a bit more bold than your usual clothing.
If a sweater is too thin, you might want to purchase a bigger sweater or a medium sweater instead.