-your next look-a positive attitude

Be a role model-Being a fashion icon also means being versatile. Avoid sticking to one particular look or being identified with only one. Take a cue from music icons Madonna and Lady Gaga – people love variety and look forward to seeing them on the red carpet, just to take a gander at what look they came up with. These days, when people have the attention span of a gnat, you need to be able to keep changing up your looks to keep them interested and wondering. To get ideas for... your next look, don’t forget to check out fashion trends here.

However, the best thing you can do to be a fashion icon is to be as it really means – be a role model. Make sure you always emulate a positive attitude and don’t do anything you know can be harmful to you or your health, you know, just say no and all that. Always smile, be confident and don’t forget to mix and match well.