CAN CAPSULE WARDROBE BE COLORFUL?

There are misinterpretations on what a capsule wardrobe is  and the most common is that it must be neutral coloured.  However, this is not true. In my case is pretty colorful even in winter time.   I have some tips to add color to your capsutle wardrobe: Tops could be whatever colors you like as…

CAPSULE WARDROBES, ARE THEY WORTHY?

Starting to create a capsule wardrobe takes a lot of time as it requires dedication, commitment, self -analysis and purpose.  The planning, the decluttering, looking for a color palette, selecting the pieces… All of these and more are easy steps but time consuming. First what is a capsule wardrobe for me? For my experience It…

SEEING PINK ELEPHANTS…

Here we are with another piece from my spring capsule wardrobe. This time is a pink dress with sheer flute sleeves. It was part of my winter capsule wardrobe and its lightness makes it appropriate for spring and even summer. The dress belongs to Couchel, a Spanish plus size brand for El Corte Inglés. Last…

RAINY DAYS

The title of an old song inspired me when looking for a heading for the post. The song performed by Ja Rule and Mary J. Blige was my students´favorite when I worked as a Visiting Teacher in USA. So this is a happy homage to those I had the pleasure to have in my classes…

WHICH COLORS SUIT YOUR SKIN TONE?

Color analysis is the key for creating a wardrobe based on a defined color palette. However, these typologies could be skipped but help us to know what works for each of us. As a personal shopper with a degree in Art History I have worked with color and have analyzed how to look for the…

IS PINK WINTER´S BEST FRIEND?

I love black and grey and, for sure, they accompany me during fall and winter, but now spring is aproaching I like to introduce brighter colors like hot pink. But to be honest I have been using pink since last September, even my students complain about another pink sweater or scarf… Yes pink has become…

HERE COMES THE WINTER OR NOVEMBER RECAP

Another month and this year will be over. Every month when doing the monthly recap I say the same thing but I could not believe another year is almost gone. Now I begin to understand my granma when she said after 40 time flies.  So let´s start with our November summary. We had few posts…

JEAN JACKET

  As you know capsule wardrobes contain pieces that mix and match well. This October capsule revives pieces that have been a long time in my wardrobe but they were missed and forgotten on the shelf for a long time. But I rediscovered it when I was decluttering my wardrobe and I realized it is…

PERFORATED BLUE

My capsule wardrobe for October contains few additions and one the new pieces is this sleeveless dress. When I first presented this coat last April I told you I loved it for its delicate floral print as well as for the nice contrast between the white  and the navy blue. The perforated design was so…