8 Fashion Emergencies & How To Fix 'Em (For Under $20)

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You start your day fresh wearing clean trousers, a stain-free blouse, and good-as-new heels. But, by midday (heck, mid-morning), things can start heading a little south of pristine. Glance down and you might spot sweaty pit rings, an iced-coffee stain somewhere, and probably some other blemish or blot that's going to warrant a trip to the dry cleaner's.
But, we can overcome these pitfalls of being human. To help, we're taking eight common summer fashion problems and showing you the gadgets and gizmos needed to fix each and every one of them. Those stinky feet? There's a special pad for that. Grimy ring around your collar? Yep, you better believe there's a guard to prevent that, too. Easy under-$20 solutions for these woes and more are coming at you in just one click. So, you can come out of summer smelling (and looking) like roses.
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The problem: Sweaty pits

The solution: Pads that act as an underarm shield to keep your clothes dry throughout the day. Don't worry, they're discreet — and disposable, too.
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The problem: Stinky feet

The solution: Insoles to wear in open-toe or closed-toe shoes that release fragrances to keep your feet smelling fresh and your toes feeling cushioned.
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The problem: Grimy collar from sweat

The solution: Eliminate that dingy ring around your collar with special adhesive tape that protects your top from stains.
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The problem: Smelly clothes

The solution: After a day outside in the sweltering sun, you might be smelling a little...ripe. So, to quickly alleviate any odors, keep a to-go bottle of Febreeze in your bag to give your clothes a quick spritz.
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The problem: Sliding feet

The solution: If your feet are sweaty and moving around in your shoes, place a cushion at the ball of your foot to ensure your tootsies stay put.
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The problem: Stains — of all sorts

The solution: A chemical solution that will actually remove stains — everything from coffee spills to the yellowish ring around your underarm area.
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The problem: You need to keep everything in place

The solution: Whether you're dancing at a party and your top keeps slipping or you need to keep bra straps in place because the intricate top you're wearing doesn't work for the whole "exposed-bra look," this double-sided tape will have your back in any fashion emergency.
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The problem: Broken heels

The solution: You're undoubtedly running around more in the summer, so keep these on hand to replace any worn-down tips. Or, store in your bag just in case your heel snaps when you're running from brunch to drinks to more drinks. You don't want to have to trot around barefoot, do you?

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