A full wardrobe and nothing to wear – most women are familiar with this problem. But how can this actually happen? The problem: Items of clothing are often bought individually and the wardrobe is not viewed as a whole. A capsule wardrobe is a perfectly coordinated selection of timeless styles that can be combined with each other as desired and thus provide the perfect basis for numerous looks.
What makes a capsule wardrobe?
Less is more! The Capsule wardrobe concept was born out of the idea of minimalism. The goal here? Avoid overcrowded wardrobes, fast fashion and shopping madness and always be well dressed. The term was used for the first time Capsule wardrobe back in 1970 by the London boutique owner Susie Faux. She developed the principle of the minimalist wardrobe, which consists of a few timeless items of clothing and can be filled with individual trend pieces.
So that you can prepare yourself well for the summer and never lose track again, we show three pieces of clothing that go into each Summer capsule wardrobe belong.
The perfect base: knee-length linen shorts
In addition to well-fitting jeans , shorts are one of the most important must-haves for casual everyday looks in summer. Wide linen shorts go well with chic blazers and festive tops and blouses as well as casual sneakers, sweaters and shirts . And the best? The natural fiber linen makes everyone Summer shorts a robust, breathable and easy-care summer essential for many years.
Versatile statement piece: maxi dress with print
Every Capsule wardrobe needs a few special pieces that bring some excitement into the outfits. And what screams summer and a good mood more than long summer dresses with a playful print ? Even if you don't think so at first glance: Statement summer dresses can be styled in many different ways. For example, as a style break with chunky sneakers, as a skirt under a plain sweater or cardigan, enhanced with jewelry and heels for special occasions. Our absolute dress favorites this summer are flared flounced dresses with multicolored patterns. This will bring the charm of the Amalfi Coast into your wardrobe.
Blazer - the evergreen for every season
Summer comes and goes – but the blazer remains. Hardly any piece of clothing is as diverse as one straight cut blazer . Whether for a wedding, a meeting or a casual Sunday brunch, in winter or on a warm summer evening - this long-running favorite conjures up a good figure anytime and anywhere. This is exactly why the blazer is one of the most important must-haves for a perfectly functioning outfit Capsule wardrobe . If you prefer simple basics such as shirts , shirts or tops as a top, the jacket can be a little more unusual, even if you have a minimalist wardrobe. This year we are setting up oversized blazer in the trend colors green and orange. The loose fit helps combine style and comfort, while the bold colors act as the perfect pop of color between timeless styles.