Being in the midst of September, now is the time that most of us are looking for clever ways to spruce up our wardrobes and revamp our style with diverse items that can be worn well into Autumn. This transitional period is crucial when it comes to styling, since it provides us with the opportunity to evaluate the pieces we already have. Are they good to mix and match? Are they appropriate for layering? Are they timeless? The questions go on! And of course while trends are attractive, every woman should own at least a few upgraded basics that act as a wonderful canvas upon which to experiment. By collating neutral pieces (with a twist), you will save valuable time each morning when deciding your outfit for the day, making it an effortless task on a daily basis.
The term ‘capsule wardrobe’ was initially introduced to the fashion industry in the 20th century, when the designer Donna Karan presented her first collection called “Seven Easy Pieces”. It was a collection based on the concept where the female wardrobe consists of seven pieces that meet the week’s basic stylistic needs, pieces which can also be harmoniously combined with each other.
Today we know that a capsule wardrobe is an absolute must for putting together our daily outfits. A fundamental prerequisite, however, is to include timeless pieces that feature elegant lines and have the ability to withstand time.
Below you will a series of handpicked pieces that do just that, making them both worthy valuable additions to your Autumn collection: