If you’re wondering what a capsule wardrobe is, then look no further. We have put together the perfect guide on what to include in your spring capsule wardrobe for tall women.
A capsule wardrobe is a collection of clothing that you can co-ordinate to wear together in varying ways, so you can keep creating unique outfits with minimal clothing. The idea is to use clothing that doesn’t go out of trend no matter the season, for example, skirts, trousers and jackets. You can rely on your capsule wardrobe to bring you style and elegance no matter the occasion.
From the dress of the season that’ll see you throughout spring to the footwear that will keep you comfy and stylish, read on to discover the pieces that you’ll need to create your spring capsule wardrobe.
1. Denim Jacket
A denim jacket is a must-have in your spring wardrobe as it’s the perfect layering piece. A denim jacket is so versatile it goes with any outfit – even if you are wearing jeans (embrace the double denim).
This denim jacket is the ultimate throw-on-and-go option. It’s perfect to wear over a vest top when the temperature starts to drop in the cooler evenings. Featuring the classic collar and button fastenings, this denim jacket is a must-have for your capsule wardrobe. Match perfectly with a vest top and seasonal maxi skirt to bring some spring into your wardrobe with this stunning outfit.
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2. Cropped Trousers
Although jeans are a year-round affair, spring is the time to start mixing up your bottoms. A pair of cropped linen trousers are made to see you throughout spring as they are lightweight but still keep you warm for those colder days. The perfect casual vibe, you can either dress them up or down depending on the occasion.
Made in a comfortable linen fabric these cropped trousers are so easy to style whilst giving you an elegant, effortless look. Featuring an elasticated shirred waistband, pair this capsule wardrobe must-have with your favourite cami top and sandals to give you a light and modest finish.
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3. Floral Midi Dress
Now everyone loves a floral midi dress and now is the perfect time to bring them back out of the wardrobe, or to invest in one so you can wear it every springtime. For the colder days, you can match with your favourite chunky boots and a pair of tights to keep you warm. For when the sun starts to appear you can swap out your footwear from boots to trainers or even sandals.
This floral print midi dress is a stunning upgrade for your capsule wardrobe. Designed in a longer length and with taller frames in mind, this midi dress features a wrap front style and short angel sleeves. Elegantly finished with a belted tie waist to cinch you in as much or as little as you like. Combine with your favourite pair of chunky boots and layer with your capsule denim jacket to keep you warm in the evenings. Or for a more formal occasion, layer with a lightweight blazer!
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4. Everyday T-Shirt
We all need an everyday t-shirt – something we can throw on and go without having to spend 10 minutes looking deep into our wardrobe hoping for something to grab our attention. This t-shirt is our trend-led shirt of the season, available in different bright shades and colours, there’s a perfect casual top for all.
Upgrade your everyday basics with our pocket t-shirt. This piece is a must-have for your capsule wardrobe as it can be worn so many times and in so many ways. Comfortable in a jersey fabric, it features a scoop neckline with short sleeves and a chest pocket. Complete this look with your favourite pair of tall jeans and sandals for an effortless look. Layer with a cardigan to cosy up in the evening. You can always switch out your jeans to a pair of cropped trousers or a maxi skirt!
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A staple for any capsule wardrobe is a pair of trainers. They aren’t just for spring trainers are a must-have all year round. Whatever you’re getting up to, trainers are the perfect versatile footwear that can be worn with any outfit and for any occasion.
Spring has sprung, and now is the perfect time to pair all outfits with your favourite trainers. Made in a faux leather material with snake print stripes and stud detailing, these trainers are designed with comfort in mind. Combine with the trend-led top of the season and jeans to give off a stylish casual vibe.
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Next up, we have a go-to blouse of the season, an animal print bright blouse. Blouses are perfect for the office, date night or a formal occasion such as a wedding or baby shower. Adding some colour to your spring capsule is the perfect opportunity to mix and match with varying bottoms such as jeans, skirts and shorts, depending on the weather.
This classic blouse is an essential piece to add to your spring capsule wardrobe. Made from a soft woven fabric and featuring puff sleeves, this zebra print blouse will keep you looking elegant no matter how you dress it. Combine with some bootcut trousers and heels for the office or mix it up with the bottoms with our cropped trousers and sandals to give you a lighter elegant look.
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7. Lightweight Blazer
A lightweight blazer is a must-have for all your layering desires. Time to ditch the heavy blazers that have been keeping us warm all winter: there is nothing better than slipping into a lighter and floaty layer that can be easily added to any outfit to bring it to life.
Choose a lightweight blazer to add to your spring capsule wardrobe. Made from comfortable scuba fabric, it features long sleeves and two functional side pockets. Perfect for any day out this comfortable piece is made to layer over a maxi skirt and top to create a stunning outfit. Switch up your bottoms to a pair of cropped trousers to use your capsule wardrobe staples.
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8. Maxi Skirt
Finally, a maxi skirt is an essential piece to add to your spring capsule wardrobe. Not only do they have stunning designs, but it’s also great to add another option to your bottom half. Whether you’re keeping it casual and pairing it with a day top or heading out on a date night you can wear this skirt for any occasion.
This ditsy floral maxi skirt is the perfect addition to your spring capsule wardrobe. Made from soft woven fabric and an elasticated waistband, it is the perfect blend of comfort and style. Combine with your favourite pair of trainers and everyday top to create an effortless outfit. Layer with a denim jacket to keep you warm in the evenings, or better yet a lightweight blazer to smarten up for an event with a dress code.
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