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How to Wear a Sundress to The Office

how to style sundress to the office

Summer is in full swing and the soul is calling for some fun, light and airy outfits. But what if your vacation is over or hasn’t began yet, and you still have to show up to the office? Many offices allow a more relaxed, casual dress code during the summer months, and everyone is excited to partake. However, it is very easy to overdo it, especially for women. This post was inspired by one day in the office. I’ll share...

5 Steps to Socially Responsible and Ethical Shopping

steps to responsible shopping

I had been guilty of shopping a lot in the past, doing a lot of emotional shopping and just shopping for fun. Eventually I ended up with a closet full of things I never wear or don’t love to wear; things that don’t represent my personal style. Oh, that top that looked so cool in the store? But now I don’t really like it… why bother, I paid just $15 for it. Throw it out, because it is out of...

Capsule Wardrobe Common Misconceptions

wardrobe capsule - clothes on hangers

What is a Capsule Wardrobe? The term ‘capsule wardrobe’ goes way back to 1970s and belongs to the boutique owner Susie Faux. Basically, the term means a minimal wardrobe that consists of a very few high-quality and versatile pieces that are essential, timeless and of coordinating colors, and can be used interchangeably to create many different looks. She suggests the base of the capsule consists of about a dozen of classic pieces, which are dressed up with seasonal and statement...

My Sustainable Summer Capsule Wardrobe

summer capsule wardrobe

It has gotten hot here in New Jersey, but I have confess, I wasn’t quite prepared, and just started busting out my summer clothes to put my summer capsule together. I had pulled some random summer clothes to wear right away, but without any thorough plan. However, planning is essential for a capsule wardrobe. My goal was to create a capsule without going shopping at all, but the reality is that lots of my summer clothes still don’t fit my...

Best Way To Find Your Personal Style

mustard zara skirt paired with ginger g top and long crochet cardigan

Best Way To Find Your Personal Style It was pretty hard for me to describe my personal style, and looking into my closet made it even harder because I had so many absolutely different styles. But when I got into cleaning my closet and adopting the wardrobe concept, I was worried that I couldn’t really describe my personal style, and how the hell would I know what to keep and what not to keep??!! But it was easier than I thought!...

Sustainable Shopping: One Pair of Shoes Three Ways

Summer brown leather sustainable eco-friendly sandals

Sustainable Shopping: One Pair of Shoes Three Ways As the weather has gotten warmer here in New Jersey (yay!!), it is time to create a summer wardrobe capsule. Same as with the spring capsule, I will try to achieve this without any shopping. However, as I have a couple “baby” pounds to shed, I might need to get a few pieces. Also, after pregnancy, my feet grew one size up. Ugh!…:(  Thus, shoe shopping it is a priority since I...

My first capsule wardrobe

white top and jeans outfit

It was spring when I created my first wardrobe capsule, when the weather is less than predictable in New Jersey, so I had to account for that. For my spring wardrobe, I chose rain boots, regular booties, chucks and heels, as well as several jackets. My entire wardrobe, including accessories, came in under 40 items. 33, to be exact. I managed to create a wardrobe capsule without shopping for a single additional item, which made me really happy! I realized...