I was taking the subway home after work the other day when I came across my inspiration for this Style for Style. An impeccably dressed girl had a cast on her arm. Only, it was no regular boring arm brace. Like a true fashionista, she had covered her cast with a black velvet fabric and it meshed with her all-black ensemble. Let me tell you, it looked très chic! So it got me thinking: what's a stylish girl to do if she has a broken limb, a scratch or a bruise? Why, her fabulous life must go on...
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- If you're in the same predicament as the girl on the subway, you can also tie a sling with a pretty scarf to keep your arm elevated.
- If you have an open wound, cover it up with a fun colored or glittery bandage; these serve are great conversation pieces too.
- If you're in Rihanna's current state, with a broken leg, don't let some broken bones keep you from getting dolled up. Throw on that mini dress, one platform pump and keep on partying!
Here are some fun items to get you started: