Taking classes in a subject is a good way to test the waters and explore a potential career.
If you like burgundy and gold as color choices, but you're a little hesitant about going all out, you can test the waters a bit with burgundy and gold accessories.
A job as an assistant to a professional photographer can help you test the waters of the industry and give you valuable insight into the type of work you are pursuing.
By letting you test the waters of design without commitment, you can get a better feel for what your dream deck is going to look like, and what it will cost you.
Many short hair trends come and go, and having a bob is an easy way to test the waters and try out something fun without going overboard.
Instead of assuming that you won't fit into a pair, test the waters by visiting a few special sites that carry denim overalls.