Having a capsule wardrobe can take you from being overwhelmed about what you should wear to being quite organized. If you have a closet full of clothes, but you feel like you have nothing towear, it’s time to start collecting timeless pieces that are easy to fall back on at any time. Here are some staples to start with for any capsule wardrobe.
An Oversized Blazer
This piece of easy to wear with anything and has appeal and everyday style. You can wear it with jeans, a mini dress, a classic white shirt, or anything else. It can give you polish with any outfit and it’s something you can layer over other things from your collection.
A Gold Statement Necklace
You don’t have to have an armful of bracelets to make a statement with jewelry. Going with something simple is usually your best bet. Get an elegant gold necklace that makes a statement, but it still subtle so you can wear it to the office or to a casual outing. Versatility is key.
An Iconic Bag
You could have a different handbag for every day of the week and there are always new ones to get and style. But when you have a classic bag that stands up against the step of time, you know you can take it anywhere at any time. It’s the only bag you need, and you know you can take it with you on any occasion.
The Most Comfortable Jeans
What kind of jeans do you adore? Those are the ones you should have in your capsule. Whether you like skinny or wide leg options, there’s a pair of jeans out there that will make you feel comfortable and on trend every time you wear them. Jeans should be comfortable and let you dress things down with a classic white t-shirt or up with a mini dress on top.
Classic White Shirts
You can wear a white shirt anywhere and should have several varieties in your wardrobe. Consider a button down and a t-shirt to keep looks simple, yet glamorous. You can wear a staple white shirt with a busy skirt and complete the look.
The Little Black Dress
There aren’t many styles that are just as well known by acronyms, but the LBD is definitely one of them. Having a dress that fits you well and can be worn to any occasion is to your benefit. You can make it cool with boots or dress it down with sneakers. Accessorize right and you are ready to go out on the town at night.
These are just a few of the items you need to have in your wardrobe capsule so you can throw together outfits that look great at any time of the day or night.