If you aren’t familiar with the idea of a capsule wardrobe, then it is all about it having quite a small collection of clothes that you really like, and ones that can quite easily mix and match. It all makes it easier to know what to wear each morning and it does make getting dressed that bit simpler.
When you have a simplified, capsule wardrobe it can help to simplify your life, but one of the most common complaints is that there is an element of fear around running out of options or getting a bit bored of only having the same things to wear over and over.
The important thing to note, though, is that having fewer clothes doesn’t mean you have fewer options. First of all, having fewer clothes, won’t mean that your wardrobe will look dull or boring. It is all about choosing the right things to have so that you do have a number of outfits to mix and match with. One of the key things to help you to get the most out of your capsule wardrobe, and to add a little interest to it all, is to think about the accessories that you choose.
When you add the right kind of accessories to your wardrobe, then it can help you to wear some of the same outfits, but the accessories can help to keep things feeling fresh and still varied and interesting. It also helps you to feel like you’re not just wearing the same kinds of outfits on repeat.
One of the keys to choosing the best accessories for your capsule wardrobe is choosing the kind of pieces that do add some interest and help to give some variety to what you’re wearing, while still helping you to have a streamlined outfit.
Here are some of those capsule wardrobe accessories that are going to make the most difference
- Stud earrings: keeping it simple and classic with metal, pearl, or diamond stud earrings is a great start. They are a classic look, but they work well for everyday wear, as well as for work.
- Statement earrings: for parties or fancier events, having some earrings that make more of a statement is what it is all about. You could choose some drop pink pearl earrings or perhaps a pair of hoops. You should still aim for something with quite a classic and timeless look, in order to get the most wear out of them.
- Watch: choosing a watch that is simple and classic makes for having a pretty versatile accessory. Metal straps can work well, as well as leather, depending on your preference. With a simple watch face, it will stand the test of time.
- Handbags: the kind of bags that you choose will depend on the lifestyle that you have. However, there are some classic and versatile styles that can work well with a capsule wardrobe.
The key thing is choosing the styles that really are timeless and classic, and then they will last and last, but still keep your capsule wardrobe looking good.
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