Capsule Wardrobes

Capsule wardrobes created by Alison Gary of Washington DC fashion blog, Wardrobe Oxygen.  Looking for inspiration on how to have more style with fewer items in your closet? You’ve come to the right place!  Capsule wardrobes for stay at home moms, business travel, telecommuniting, retirees, vacationers, and more.  Scroll through the archives to also find tips on how to extend your style, pare down your wardrobe without sacrificing your style, and how to look stylish on a budget.

Stay at Home Capsule Wardrobe for Fall and Winter
Capsule Wardrobes

Stay at Home Capsule Wardrobe for Fall and Winter

Many of you have reached out looking for advice on what to wear for a super casual lifestyle. Staying at home with the kids, working from home 100% of the time, many of you have a very relaxed lifestyle where it just doesn’t make sense to wear high-maintenance fabrics, restrictive…

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Capsule Wardrobe: Fall Casual / Travel
Capsule Wardrobes

Capsule Wardrobe: Fall Casual / Travel

You all are having some romantic falls based upon your emails! Trips to resorts, hotels up north to see the leaves change, B&Bs along Skyline Drive, and a couple of you have decided to visit Asheville after my trip recap! My capsule wardrobe today is inspired by you – a…

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Capsule Wardrobe: Autumn Classic
Capsule Wardrobes

Capsule Wardrobe: Autumn Classic

I’ve received many capsule wardrobe requests lately and they have been extremely specific. However many have had similar themes – classic clothing but not boring, comfortable shoes, and many desire a capsule wardrobe not based on black. I hope the following fall wardrobe capsule will provide inspiration and show you…

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Capsule Wardrobe: Street Style Fashionista
Capsule Wardrobes

Capsule Wardrobe: Street Style Fashionista

Can you do a capsule wardrobe that is full of prints and personality? Capsule wardrobes always are so minimalistic and boring. I want to shrink my wardrobe but I don’t want to lose the fun it has. What does it take to be stylish? I look at street style and…

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Capsule Wardrobe: Two Weeks Road Trip
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Capsule Wardrobe: Two Weeks Road Trip

I spent two weeks away from home this July, on the road sleeping in hotels. Most places we only stayed one night and often didn’t have the time to babysit our clothes at a laundromat. We only did proper laundry once on Day 7 yet I, a fashion lover, not…

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Unexpected Versatility: Creating Outfits not Capsules
Capsule Wardrobes

Unexpected Versatility: Creating Outfits not Capsules

I’ve been wearing the LOFT Custom Stretch Trousers for several years. They’re machine washable, a classic professional cut, match some blazers, and the 14 petite is the perfect length for me with low heels. However, I craved a change of silhouette and on a whim tried the Banana Republic Ryan…

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Spring Capsules, Travel, and Trends with NIC+ZOE [Sponsored]
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Spring Capsules, Travel, and Trends with NIC+ZOE [Sponsored]

Nordstrom asked me to share the NIC+ZOE Spring collection and I had no problem saying yes. In the past year, NIC+ZOE has become a favorite brand for me to recommend because of its blend of classic styling and incorporating trends, its reasonable price for the quality, and it’s broad selection…

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Walking the Talk: My Real Life Capsule Wardrobe
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Walking the Talk: My Real Life Capsule Wardrobe

Well it’s perfectly lovely for me to make a collage and tell you how about my real-life capsule wardrobe… but isn’t it better to actually see the clothes being worn, mixed and matched? If you’re not following me on Instagram now is a good time as I am showing my…

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