Fall Capsule Wardrobe
|This season I started my wardrobe with these 6 things that I absolutely love.|
As usual, my fashion disclaimer: I don't idolize clothes, nor do I idolize what people think of me wearing them, but I do enjoy fashion as an outlet of artistic expression. I like playing around with colors and fabrics. I enjoy finding a bargain, and even more so reinventing old items. I have found that limiting my clothing actually makes it easier to get dressed. It's also more enjoyable for me because it allows freedom in other areas--more time in the mornings, creativity, and peace of mind.
Excess = stress.
|I spent no money this Autumn on new tops. When December comes, I will pack these away, which will keep these guys looking good and will keep me from tiring of them.|
With the varying temperatures of Fall, I need options for outerwear. What's super great about this wardrobe is that my friend Melissa let me peruse through the clothing that she was purging--the red pants (one of the main 6 items) being one of them! A few of her other articles--such as this brown blazer, sage green sweater, and a couple of scarves-- perfectly complimented the rest of my outfits. The only thing on my list to buy this autumn was knee-high brown boots, and I inherited those from her as well! God provides!
|These items stay in rotation all year round.|
I have worn only these 21 pieces for each day of October, and I am not tired of them! Because I love them all, find them comfortable to wear, and because I chose varying degrees of nice/casual items, I have plenty of variety for every occasion. I have not worn every combination and am looking forward to remixing them in November!