How to Build the Perfect Summer Capsule Wardrobe


If you’re looking for a way to keep your style easy and breezy this summer, look no further than a summer capsule wardrobe!

Curating a capsule wardrobe is ideal when you want to stay stylish during summer. (A time when you’re sure to be on the go!) With this approach, you’ll have a variety of staple pieces at your fingertips that you can mix and match with ease to create stylish outfits with little effort.

Whether you’re traveling or heading to a summer event, less is so much more during the summer. Streamline your outfit selection process with a capsule wardrobe full of the perfect pieces to elevate your everyday style.

Capsule wardrobes can help you save money, keep your closet more organized, and help you get dressed quickly when you’re in a rush to head out the door. If you’re looking for some tips and tricks on how to build the perfect summer capsule wardrobe, you’ve come to the right place.

Here are a few easy ways to get started.

Choose Your Color Palette

Cultivating a good capsule wardrobe begins with choosing a color palette.

For summer, you can’t go wrong with lighter shades and colors, depending on what you prefer.

Your basic capsule pieces should consist of neutral colors that you can build the rest of your wardrobe around.

You will want to stick with shades that can be paired with your favorite accessories, or worn alone.

Once you select a few good base colors, it’s time to choose the basic pieces for your capsule wardrobe.  

Select Versatile Capsule Basics 

Your capsule basics should be versatile pieces that will act as the foundation of your wardrobe.

These items will be mixed-and-matched with other items in your collection to put together outfits.

You should opt for capsule basics that can be worn for a variety of occasions from hanging out with friends, to running errands, to heading out of town on a summer getaway.

Pieces like an essential white tee or a pair of high-rise denim shorts are perfect capsule basics that can be worn for a variety of occasions.

Another great versatile item for summer is a white midi dress that can elevate your outfit on vacation or at any special event this summer.

Find the Perfect Summer Accessories

The key to finding the perfect summer accessories is to choose items that will add interest to your outfit, and that will pair well with a variety of looks.

For example, a cute summer hat is a great piece that will complete any summer outfit, give you protection from the sun, and is all-around versatile.

Another great accessory to add to your summer lineup is a good beltIt can help keep your jeans or shorts from falling, and also adds a bit of interest and texture to any outfit.

Don't Forget The Shoes 

The final step to building your capsule wardrobe is adding a few different pairs of shoes to finish off your looks. When it comes to shoes, it’s best to choose styles that are both comfortable and can be worn from day to night.

One good option is a pair of heeled sandals that you can wear all day long, no matter the occasion. These types of sandals pair well with almost any summer outfit, and can be dressed up or down.

A pair of sneakers are also great to have in your wardrobe, as they are easy to slip on and go, and look great with a variety of outfits.

With these tips, you’ll be well on your way to creating the ultimate summer capsule wardrobe in no time.


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