10 Easy Steps to Creating the Perfect Capsule Wardrobe

If you are sick of your wardrobe and have no idea what to wear, a capsule wardrobe may be for you. You can have a small but versatile wardrobe that you can mix and match to create many different looks.

A capsule wardrobe is a great place to start if you want to simplify your wardrobe. Strategically investing in a few key pieces can create a flattering, flexible, and fashionable wardrobe that is easy to maintain.

Start by taking an inventory of the pieces you already own and decide what you wear the most. Take everything out of your closet and dresser drawers, and organize them.

Organize Your Current Wardrobe 


Do you tend to gravitate towards casual or more formal looks? What colors make you feel confident? Do you prefer timeless pieces or trendy items? 

Define Your Style 


To get started, list essential items that you feel would work well with your style and everyday life.

Make a List of Essential Items 


Donate, sell, or get rid of anything that you don’t like, doesn’t fit, or is too damaged to be fixed. 

Purge Your Closet


You want to shop slowly to ensure you buy only what you actually need.  Before you go shopping for new clothes, shop your closet first.

Shop Slowly


These basics might include a white button-up shirt, dress pants, jeans, a classic blazer, and a little black dress.

Start With the Basics