10 x 10 CHALLENGE: OUTFITS

Here you have some of the outfits I created in my 10×10 challenge. It has been fun to use the ten pieces of my wardrobe to create this mini capsule. I have realized it is easier than it seems although I was tricky because in the challenge accessories are included. However, and this is not…

BLUE RIBBON

Today´s post is about one of the combinations from my 10 x 10 challenge. It is based on a knew length dress in woven fabric wih a round neckline and yoke with a pleat at the back. However what stands out of the dress are the balloon sleeves with narrow cuffs ending with a lace….

RECYCLING A PERFORATED COAT

Reduce, reuse and recycle are the three Rs for sustainable and environmentally friendly economy. I tend to follow them, specially when I decided to stop buying as many clothes as I used to. Then the key is to shop wisely as well as recycle what you have in your closet. Last spring I got this…

OCTOBER RECAP: STILL HOT

Climate change is something we have experienced last month in Madrid. The summer days have taken too long, a bit cold in the mornings but afternoons were warm even hot. So our summer clothes with a light jacket have been worn and that is what I recollect in this late October recap. I hope you…

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…

ROYALESQUE

My new capsule wardrobe is based on three main ideas: it suits my lifestyle, the pieces included suit my apple figure and combine different shades of blue to make it easy to mix and match. For the moment it contains light outerwear as well as long sleeved dresses. As it is quite hot at midday,…

AN ALL DENIM ENSEMBLE

Denim on denim is a huge trend this fall. And  the beginning of my new fall capsule wardrobe… Now that the weather is cooling a bit I can rock an all denim ensemble. I love denim for its comfort and versatility. For a school day I always opt for skirts, jackets and dresses instead of…

HOW TO…. WEAR KLEIN BLUE

Among all the shades of blue, my favorite is Klein Blue and this fall is a huge trend ;on the other hand, it is also a color that suits great to any skin tone. It is easy to combine, as it allows you to create various outfits for different occasions. Klein blue a rich color, representing strength and…