You only need one or two pieces, but they do update an outfit. Pair your animal print statement pieces with solid colors to create balance. 3″ used to be a normal high heel before 5″ heels and platforms).
Flats with lower heels and decorative elements – bows, buckles, embroidery are charming and comfortable. Are your traditional tailored pants still long enough to reach at least the top of the heel in the back or have a slight break at the front.
Try a long chain or cord with a medallion or other focal point.
Shorter, chunky necklaces also look new, as do large beads. (But don’t throw out your short delicate beads or pearls – they’re classic.) Leopard print is almost considered a neutral and very fashionable right now.
The weather is mild in the San Francisco Bay Area, so it's really not necessary to update my capsule every season, but I get bored easily.
One of my reasons for having a capsule wardrobe is to create more space and time for the things that I love.
Cotton tee shirts, blouses, V-neck or jewel neck sweaters, and jerseys – all are easy to wear in the new longer length- about 8” below the waist or longer.
Let them flow past your middle covering any lumps and bumps.
/*************** Theme: Esquise *************/ /*************** Theme Version: 1.1 ************/ /* -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Often, you find yourself staring into your closet at 8 a.m., waiting for an amazing piece to magically appear.When that doesn't happen (which it never does), you reach for yet another boring button-up and the same pair of slacks you've already worn twice this week. And while sometimes you can hardly afford one new item, never mind an entire work wardrobe, there does come a point when your wardrobe needs a serious overhaul.I update my capsule wardrobe each season by shopping from my own wardrobe of other clothing that I store separately from my capsule.And sometimes I make a few key purchases of items that I've identified as a true need to add to my capsule.