A capsule wardrobe is a great way to incorporate minimal dressing into your style, and it’s a useful way to minimise your clutter as well. By combining classic styles with new garments, you can mix the latest trends with timeless pieces to create a fun, functional and fabulous capsule wardrobe.
As well as giving you an effortlessly chic option for any occasion, a capsule wardrobe will up your green credentials too. Moving away from a throwaway culture, a capsule wardrobe encourages you to invest in high-quality pieces which will last and mix them with the latest releases to create an up-to-the-minute selection of stylish outfits.
If you’re planning next purchase or figuring out what to discard from your wardrobe, check out our latest tips for creating the perfect capsule wardrobe this summer…
Jump into jumpsuits
Long-sleeve jumpsuits are going to be big this summer, and it’s good news for capsule wardrobe lovers. Jumpsuits are great for all shapes and sizes, and they’re easy to dress up or down. Wear them for work, after-dinner drinks or even shopping in the high street. Both functional and fashionable, the right accessories mean you can wear a long-sleeved jumpsuit anywhere this summer.
Relax in sweater pants
You may save your joggers for comfy nights on the sofa but sweater pants are the go-to trouser this summer. Figure-hugging and with casual ribbing, sweater pants are far more functional than a pair of joggers. Their versatility is their virtue, and you’ll find yourself wearing them anywhere and everywhere. If you’re looking for the perfect outdoor travel clothing for women, this is it - simply team with a t-shirt and a hoodie for when it’s cold and you’re good to go.
Sashay in structural skirts
A classic skirt is a must-have for nay fashionable wardrobe, and you may already have one or two you can incorporate into summer 2019 capsule wardrobe. Combining this classic style with the latest trends, asymmetrical shapes are in this summer. Designed to create a whole new silhouette, an asymmetrical skirt is the ultimate mix of timeless style and current trends, and it’s perfect for your capsule wardrobe.
Fun in floral dresses
Floral dresses aren’t all that unusual in summer but they’re certainly making a big impact this year. Ideal for capsule wardrobes, try a light, floaty floral dress and it will take you anywhere. Ideal for holidays, mini-breaks or travelling adventures, a floral dress can be worn again and again, and it’s perfect for the beach, bar or boardroom.
Strut in sandals
Summer footwear can be tricky to get right but if you’ve got your eye on a pair of strappy sandals, you’ll already ahead of the game. Minimal is the buzzword for sandals this year, so you’ll see plenty of thin straps and delicate designs on the racks. Perfect for capsule wardrobes, these can be paired with suits for work, dainty dresses and chilled-out loungewear.
Creating a capsule wardrobe gives you a great opportunity to examine the clothes you already own and decide what works for you. Combine your staple pieces with on-trend items and you’ll quickly have a fashionable and function capsule wardrobe for summer 2019.