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Purge: Closet Edition – Wardrobe Architect Week 14.1

The final exercise of Wardrobe Architect is “Overcoming Editing Hurtles” aka Clean Out That Closet! Purging my closet… such a difficult task.  I’ve actually done this a few times because of space limitations.  Currently, I am working on doing it again and it’s harder this time because I have already rid myself of so much. …… Continue reading Purge: Closet Edition – Wardrobe Architect Week 14.1

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Wardrobe Architect Week 13

On week 13 of Wardrobe Architect, Colette offered a free downloadable worksheet from A Sewist’s Notebook by Beth Byrge to help plan your sewing projects.  I happen to be working on my self-drafted Bardot dress (blog post coming soon) and used this handy worksheet.  Check out the photo below. What I like about this worksheet…… Continue reading Wardrobe Architect Week 13

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Wardrobe Architect Week 12: Accessories

This week’s exercise is about adding accessories.  I’ve slowly began to add accessories to my everyday outfits but I still struggle with my work outfits.  I don’t like to spend too much time on my work outfits because I’m focusing on other things in my morning. I just like to get something ready the night…… Continue reading Wardrobe Architect Week 12: Accessories

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Wardrobe Architect Week 11

In Week 11 of Wardrobe Architect, I am planning my wardrobe pieces.  The image below is what I am basing my Spring/Summer 2017 wardrobe on.  I already have the white button down shirt, sweat pants, wide brim hat, torn jeans, plaid shirt, flip flops, trouser shorts, loafers, Adidas sneakers, oxfords and black tights.  I have…… Continue reading Wardrobe Architect Week 11

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Wardrobe Architect – Week 9 & 10

Week 9: The Capsule Wardrobe – Spring/Summer 2017 Colette Blog: What is a Capsule Wardrobe?  A capsule wardrobe is a small, manageable subset of your wardrobe, and it usually is something you can plan seasonally. Today’s focus – Choosing silhouettes Going clockwise: Outfits 1 & 2 are my Everyday Lounge Wear, Outfits 3 & 4…… Continue reading Wardrobe Architect – Week 9 & 10

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Wardrobe Architect – Week 7 & 8

Wardrobe Architect – Week 7: Exploring Solids and Prints Elements of print Prints vs. solids: What percentage of your wardrobe do you actually want to be comprised of prints? Some people wear prints all the time, for others they’re more of an accent. 33% Scale: Do you tend to prefer large scale prints, small scale,…… Continue reading Wardrobe Architect – Week 7 & 8