A capsule wardrobe is a small collection of clothes that can be put together in different ways and includes everything you would normally need to wear. The aim is to have an outfit suitable for any occasion without owning excessive items of clothing.
One can always count on an assortment of staples to put together a reliable uniform look. That’s the best thing about everyday pieces, they can be worn with everything in your closet. An assortment of versatile sweater are foundational layering pieces like turtlenecks are key for colder days – a pair of tailored pants will be your new go-to. You’ll always want to have a dress that can extend itself into many other outfits, that can comfortably hover over even your heaviest layering.
Don’t start an outfit without one – a close fitting soft cotton jersey or cashmere blend bodysuit will ensure a warm base with a stylish layering component.
The three C’s of knitwear: colourful, cashmere, crewneck
If there’s one item that can completely transform your winter wardrobe this season, it is brightly coloured crewneck sweaters. Cashmere knits in bold hues are a MUCH necessary injection of colours into drab winter wears, layer these into amongst neutral pieces.
Wool or flannel trousers
Pleated tailored trousers are still a wonderful option for the winter months, as they wear well with boots and sweaters.
Neutral knits with a modern twist
Camel, grey and navy knitwear are any wardrobe powerhouse, especially if they are made with high-quality threads, thoughtful silhouettes and attention to detail. Small but mighty details such as ribbed sleeves or trim and fold over collars elevate these everyday knits to a new level.
LBDs to dress up
You won’t get tired of an elegant all black get-up as you might with a sequin or embellished statement dress, the bonus with an LBD they don’t have to be reserved strictly for special occasions. Switching up your accessories makes it feel different for each wear.
There is nothing more effortless or functional than oversized blazers. The winter wardrobe is all about the layering strategy, so roomy is your go to. Roomy coats like boxy tailored wool styles that can account for layering are key. A coat can pull the look together.
A solid pair of winter boots is the most practical item to have on standby. When heading out this winter, keep these beautiful boots in mind and don’t let the winter elements catch you by surprise. Instead, prepare yourself with a pair of the best winter boots for women.
Julz + the team