Capsule wardrobing part 5/ It’s all in the mix and match In the end, building a capsule wardrobe is like building anything in life, you need fundaments. In this case, we’re talking about (one) the basics, the white tee, the jeans, the chambray shirt… Then to add a little flair and to define who you are, you’ll need (two) keyContinue reading “Capsule wardrobing step five : It’s all in the mix and match”
“Style is the only thing you can’t buy. It’s not in a shopping bag, a label, or a price tag. It’s something reflected from our soul to the outside world—an emotion.”—Alber Elbaz
“Fashion is what you’re offered four times a year by designers. And style is what you choose.” —Lauren Hutton When I first started to shop vintage…
“Fashion is very important. It is life-enhancing and, like everything that gives pleasure, it is worth doing well.” —Vivienne Westwood Because it’s all more a bit complex than you might think…
“When in doubt, wear red.” —Bill Blass Since there are much nicer things to do than buy clothes that don’t last, or are way to expensive and that you won’t use anyway. I made a list that you can use as a guide when you are adding those autumn pieces to your all- year- roundContinue reading “How to dress well on a budget. Preparing for autumn…”
“How can you live the high life if you do not wear the high heels?” —Sonia Rykiel This is kind of a big deal, and since it’s only an outfit, and only just an outfit, and something we are all aware of but putt so much emphasis and judgement upon… I’ll be here to helpContinue reading “How to plan outfits like a boss”
“Girls do not dress for boys. They dress for themselves, and of course, each other. If girls dressed for boys, they’d just walk around naked at all times.” —Betsey Johnson
“Fashion is like eating, you shouldn’t stick to the same menu.” —Kenzo Takada Or shop in the mens department for that matter!
“Style is something each of us already has, all we need to do is find it.” —Diane von Furstenberg Also very handy: when working a capsule wardrobe…. your packing list gets way shorter….. Just a quick reminder below of what you might need to pack to different destinations….
“We must never confuse elegance with snobbery.” —Yves Saint Laurent