Wardrobe

Tips on how to shop your wardrobe

Shop Your Wardrobe First

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  One thing I’ve noticed when going through many wardrobes in my image consulting career is that so many of us forget what we own. Frequently I discover items that the owner completely forgot they’d bought.  This is particularly common when there are multiple garments on hangers or great big drawers where clothes get lost…

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5 Excellent Reasons to Build a Capsule Wardrobe

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Capsule Wardrobes are a great concept that can be a god-send to many.  They don’t suit everyone, but if you’re trying to decide if you should “capsule” your wardrobe here are 5 excellent reasons to build a capsule wardrobe 1. You Want to Keep it Simple You enjoy owning very few clothes.  You want to…

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How to knit the easiest shrug ever

How to Knit the Easiest Shrug Ever

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This has got to be the easiest garment to knit – seriously!  Hand knits are right on trend this year and you can pay a fortune buying them, or a few days knitting one like this (I like to knit while watching TV, but nothing complicated so that I can just knit without looking which…

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6 Brilliant Strategies for Creating Your Perfect Wardrobe – Part 4

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  The fifth and penultimate strategy for creating your perfect wardrobe revolves around communication. 5. What Do Your Clothes Communicate? How does the garment or accessory communicate?  Does it communicate: The right message for the occasion The right message for your life The right message for your personality The right message for your environment The right message for…

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3 ways to style a softly structured jacket

3 Ways to Style a Softly Structured Jacket

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Whether you just want to look smart but approachable, or are looking for Casual Friday outfit ideas that won’t diminish your credibility a softly structured jacket can be a great item in your wardrobe. They work well for many as they have the comfort gained from stretch knit fabric from which they are made (and…

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