Tag: capsule wardrobe

The Capsule and the Weather

The Capsule and the Weather

Dress: old (similar use code mommyinflats20 for 20% off); Cardigan: Asterisk Boutique; Jeans: Silver Jean Co (similar); Grey Sneakers: c/o Bearpaw (snug fit, you may consider sizing up 1/2 size); Faux fur boots: c/o Bearpaw (If you’re between sizes, size down as these boots stretch) Use the code […]

Why the Capsule Wardrobe is Not for Moms

Why the Capsule Wardrobe is Not for Moms

Favorite look of the week: Bomber Jacket: c/o Mint Julep; Graphic Tee: Hudson Lillian Designs; Jeans: Silver Jeans Co; Boots: c/o Rockport Week One Favorite Pieces: Oversized Cardigan from Asterisk Boutique; Velvet Leggings (I would live in these if I didn’t hate doing laundry); Bomber […]

What to do When You’re Stuck in a Style Rut

What to do When You’re Stuck in a Style Rut

I’ve begun 2018 with a firm mission in mind: To take a picture of my outfit every day even if it means sans makeup, yoga pants (all day every day- moms ya know what I’m talking about), greasy hair. Well, I’m working my way through […]

Winter 5×5: Not Quite Right

Winter 5×5: Not Quite Right

Fashion mistakes. We all make them. It’s not that I don’t love the pieces from this mini challenge (read more about the 5×5 fashion challenge here). I do. And, I even like a lot of the pairings. It’s that I chose one piece that didn’t […]

Fall Trends: How to Style a Sweater Dress Three Ways

Fall Trends: How to Style a Sweater Dress Three Ways

The sweater dress is anything but a trend. It’s a classic style that I’ve been sporting for as long as I can remember (heck, I probably wore my first before I was out of diapers). This season, I’m learning to style the same pieces over […]

Fall 5×5: Stepping from Summer into Fall 

Fall 5×5: Stepping from Summer into Fall 

What’s a 5×5 all about? See my first 5×5 challenge here. And, follow ups here and here. With that out of the way, let’s dive right in. If you thought I was abandoning my minimalist wardrobe goals just because seasons changed, you’re wrong. And, though […]

Back to the Basics with Black

Back to the Basics with Black

When did basic become a bad thing? I can’t remember what I was watching (maybe the Real Housewives?) but apparently you don’t want to be called basic. Being decidedly politically incorrect, I still call things basic all the time. Basic day, basic colors, basic outfit- […]

Instagram Summer 5×5 Recap

Instagram Summer 5×5 Recap

I had so much fun doing my first 5×5 challenge with my friend Carissa, that I decided to head to Instagram and team up with some of my favorite people to do another. This could be called the Target collection (they always get me when […]

Summer 5×5: It’s a Wrap

Summer 5×5: It’s a Wrap

Now that I’ve finally officially done a mini capsule challenge (missed the introduction? Start at the beginning), I can give you the low down about what worked, what didn’t, and how capsuling was for me. Let’s start with that last statement. I want to be […]

Summer 5×5: Bonus Look: Poetry After the Storm

Summer 5×5: Bonus Look: Poetry After the Storm

You thought we were done didn’t you? Surprise! I always had this look in mind for a sixth but I’ve already done it. It came the end of the week and I wanted to wear it to church. So, I figured, why not make a […]