Creating a Fall Capsule Wardrobe

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Fall Capsule Wardrobe Outfit

Creating a capsule wardrobe has been something I’ve intended to do for quite some time now. With life being pretty upside down now, having more ease of dressing seems extra appealing. 

If you haven’t heard of a capsule wardrobe, it is a smaller, curated collection of clothing pieces usually done seasonally. Typically around 30 pieces are used for a capsule, but you don’t have to be strict about this. 

So far I’ve come up with twelve pieces I know I want in my fall capsule wardrobe. With these pieces I’ve already come up with ten outfits, and I’m sure there could be more. 

The pieces I’m sharing here are the ones that I know without a doubt I want to be part of my capsule. I plan on doing a bit of a wardrobe evaluation very soon and seeing what else I can incorporate and if there is anything I need to buy. 

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Fall Capsule Wardrobe Outfit Idea Floral Blouse

Here is my fall capsule wardrobe so far


Floral blouse
Berry top
Light blue sweater – mine is old from Target, though this one is VERY similar
Striped top – I found mine on sale at Madewell, this one is a lot like it
A cozy cardi – I’m sharing this beige one, I may purchase something like this, but I do have a similar pink on already


Black pants

A note on bottoms – I wear pants basically everyday to work. I have two pairs of black pants that I love wearing. I’m currently figuring out the rest of my bottoms because Covid weight gain is real. 


This one is on its way to me right now


Leopard flats
Black flats
White sneakers
Black Chelsea boots – don’t have these yet but I really want to add a pair to my wardrobe


Floral Blouse and Jeans Outfit


I’ve been sharing one of my outfits throughout this post, and here are nine more!

Ways to wear pieces in a fall capsule wardrobe



I’ll update you on other pieces I add, and maybe even share some more outfit combinations!

Have you ever created a capsule wardrobe?


Fall Capsule Wardrobe

winter to spring transition outfit with a striped sweater and medium wash jeans

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  1. 9.23.20
    Jennifer Prince said:

    I need to test out a capsule wardrobe sometime. It would make getting ready each day SO much easier!

  2. 9.23.20

    I love that your capsule collection has blue tones and some beautiful prints. I see them with black and khaki alot, but this really pops. 🙂

    • 11.4.20
      Emily said:

      Thank you! I love color, especially blues.

  3. 9.23.20
    Neely Moldovan said:

    I have thought about doing a capsule wardrobe before but I am not sure I would stick to it. Love yours!

    • 11.4.20
      Emily said:

      Thank you! That has been my challenge but it’s still nice to have a wardrobe outline.

  4. 9.24.20
    Kileen said:

    These outfits are so cute and so perfect for fall! Such a great Fall capsule wardrobe!

    cute & little

  5. 9.24.20
    Venus said:

    Fall has always been one season that I had problems with. But you have officially given me some inspiration your outfits are so chic.

  6. 9.24.20
    Carolyn said:

    I love the idea of a capsule wardrobe! I think they are so useful and I really love what you have put together for yours! I’m looking forward to any updates you may have going forward.

  7. 9.24.20
    Amanda said:

    These outfit combos are great, the blouse is so pretty! ‘m always impressed with those who can create capsule wardrobes and stick with it!

  8. 9.25.20
    Stephanie said:

    Such cute capsule pieces! I don’t have any autumn dresses, but I love the one you chose for your grouping of items. You’ve got fantastic taste!

    • 11.4.20
      Emily said:

      Thank you so much!

  9. 9.25.20
    Whitney said:

    Loving all these fun fall outfit ideas! I’m trying to create a capsule wardrobe as well. It makes getting dressed so much easier for sure!

  10. 10.27.20
    paige said:

    capsule wardrobes always seem so unattainable but the way you broke this down made it seem so fun and easy to work with – definitely need to try this out now 🙂 x