Spring And Summer Capsule Wardrobe Prep (Part 2)

(This is part two of a three-part series.  For part one, click here.)

February 20, 2017


I’m almost ready to start getting some of these!

In my last post I began prepping my spring and summer capsule wardrobes.  Now that I’ve organized what I already own for these two capsule wardrobes, it’s time for me to think about what I am going to go out and buy.

Part Two-Write my shopping list.

Before I can shop, first I have to create a list.  I prepared my shopping list with these 3 steps:

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Spring And Summer Capsule Wardrobe Prep (Part 1)

February 13, 2017


With the arrival of spring merchandise in the stores, I really want to go shopping.  But before I do I’m going to prep my wardrobe for the arrival of new additions by following the 5-steps outlined above.  This process will be a 3-part series:

  1. Part One I’ll review, edit, and shop my closet for my Spring and Summer Capsule Wardrobes.
  2. Part Two I’ll write my shopping list and go shopping for my Spring and Summer Capsule Wardrobes.
  3. Part Three I’ll review what I purchased and how I am planning to wear some of the new things I’ve added to my Spring and Summer Capsule Wardrobes.

Now onto the fun!

Part One-Review, Edit, and Shop My Closet

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No Shopping For One Month

February 6, 2017

I flipped over the paper calendar in my kitchen the other day to discover something unexpected had occurred during the entire month of January–I never went shopping for clothes.  That’s right.  January has just come and gone, and I never ordered anything online, nor did I pick up something from the brick and mortar stores.

How did this happen?

Three reasons immediately sprang to mind:

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Valentine’s Day Outfit: Going All In

January 23, 2017


This t-shirt is a lovely option for Valentine’s Day, isn’t it?

The first holiday of the new year is one of my favorite’s—Valentine’s Day!  Of course, the stores have moved full steam ahead and the shelves are currently filled with lots of sweet treats, stuffed animals, a bunch of sparkle, and of course lots of shine.  And I want in.  As a lover of both the upcoming holiday and clothes in general, what’s the best way for me to acknowledge the holiday?  Why with something new, of course!  But the question is, what should I buy?

I have 2 options for a Valentine’s day outfit.  Today I’m going to cover option #1—going all in.

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New Year, New Questions

January 2, 2017

One of the best things about the start of a new year, is that it provides the opportunity to shake things up a little.  To kick off 2017, I was inspired by this post from Bridgette Raes, where Bridgette asked 10 questions to help ensure that your style and goals are aligned.

I’ve picked my favorite 4 questions and provided my answers:

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Sleep During The Holiday’s

December 19, 2016


Haflinger Slippers are on my Christmas list.

The holiday’s are approaching fast.  I only update my lounge/sleep capsule once a year.  Previously I did this during the fall season, but this year I’m updating my lounge capsule for the holiday’s instead.  The holiday’s are the time of year when I’m traveling and staying with relatives and/or entertaining guests at my home, which places my lounge/sleep capsule on display.  This means that it’s the perfect time to update this wardrobe capsule.

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