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What is a capsule warddrobe?

A capsule wardrobe is a collection of clothes that work well together, but can be worn in different ways to service multiple occasions. It makes deciding upon what to wear very easy.


A capsule must wardrobe must contain classic items that transcend fashion trends and therefore are garments that you should invest in wisely. Make sure they are the most flattering cut and the best-quality fabrics and brands.

Once you find these pieces they will quickly become your wardrobe favourites as they’ll work with everything and will last through fashion trends.

Essentials of a capsule wardrobe
A pair of tailored trousers Great fitting jeans that looks good with flats or heels
A classic white shirt A dark fine knit cardigan Good quality well cut t-shirts
A well cut blazer
The little black dress
Ballet pumps
Killer high heels (well made that you can walk in comfortably)

However the key to personalizing a capsule wardrobe is finding versatile pieces that work for you as your wardrobe must reflect your style and what you feel good in.

I cannot emphasize this enough. You need good, quality bags shoes and jewelry to create looks with.

Jewelry essentials
Small studded earrings in your metal of choice
Small Pearl earrings in a flattering shade
*A small elegant everyday pendant
*A statement necklace
*A pair of drop earrings
*A statement ring

Choose well made leather bags over others as they will wear better and you will get the best use out of them.

A cute clutch bag
*An everyday slouchy hobo
*A Kelly-esqe structured bag
*A travel holdall

A wide tan or brown leather belt
A black belt
A skinny textured belt

Well made Ballet pumps
Everyday low heeled comfortable shoes
Killer heels (cover and peep toe)


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