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…

HANDBAG HIT PARADE

This month is all about bags and I think it could be fun to make a hit parade on the four types of handbags you need to have in your wardrobe. The position in the rank is based on my personal preferences and taking into consideration their usefulness firstly.  Here you have my selection. 1…

A STATEMENT BAG

As I promised yesterday, today´s post is about how to style one of my friend Elena´s bag. I liked the colors so to make it the star of the outfit just added a magenta sleveeless dress with ruflle accents in the deep V neck and ruched detail in the skirt. I got this Lane Bryant…

WHAT A DIFFERENCE A BAG MAKES!

I think this month´s posts will be about how to use statement handbags to create an outfit. This time I have used two different bags with the same dress and shoes and adding different earrings and ring and how does the outfit change. First let me talk about both straw bags. Both are made of…

CLUTCHES AND PURSES

Clutches are fun and carrying a clutch is not only fun but also convenient. Fun for the numerous possibilities you have in shapes, textures and colors. Convenient for evening parties, weddings and other events because you can put there just your essentials like credit card, money and cellular phone. I love embroidered and beaded clutches….

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…

ADDING COLOR TO YOUR WARDROBE

Last week I was talking about capsule wardrobes with my friends and they thought that a capsule wardrobe could be restrictive and boring. I told them that they could spice it up by adding color. So I consider it could be useful to summarize here the arguments I told them in favour of infusing color…

CAPSULE WARDROBE: SHOES AND HANDBAGS

To finish the series connected to my capsule wardrobe, here you have shoes and handbags. For shoes I had a pair of dusty pink flats, a pair of lace up ballerinas, glitter ballerinas and fuchsia low heeled shoes. As I specified in my previous post I   need to include more shoes as I need…