Essentials Series: Create a “Capsule Wardrobe” for Your Home

Sometime during the last couple of weeks, I was introduced to the concept of a capsule wardrobe. I know, for the fashionable, this isn’t a new thing (I’m always way behind with this stuff). My first thought, randomly, was those little things that come out of gumball machines but filled with clothes (should I patent that?). My second thought was that this is a genius concept, not only for your wardrobe- it can so easily be applied to home decor and many other categories of our daily life. For those who (like me before last week) haven’t heard of this concept, the general principle is creating a small collection of wardrobe essentials that can be mixed and matched to create new looks. For someone, also like myself, who doesn’t want to think about clothing, or spend much money on clothing, but wants to look somewhat presentable and fashionable anyway... this puts the whole getting dressed thing on autopilot. Anything that saves me time, money and stress = awesome. How to Create a "Capsule Wardrobe" for Your Home When applied to your home, creating a “capsule wardrobe” could mean a small collection of essential and timeless pieces that can be mixed and matched to create beautiful displays, to entertain, to decorate seasonally… the possibilities are limitless. I’ve decided to create a new series and compile what I consider the “capsule wardrobe” of your home- or as I’m … [Read More...]