Do you waste an unnecessary amount of time trying to decide on ensembles for travel, short duration excursions, special occasions and business trips?
If so, you may be a prime candidate for building a capsule wardrobe. A capsule collection was first popularized in 1985 and was considered to be 7 interchangeable items. The term now refers to a larger collection of color coordinated clothing items that transition into countless ensembles. Staple items can be utilized synonymously with capsule, as these items coordinate with numerous ensembles and mix and match effortlessly, as well.
With C Color, whether you own a capsule wardrobe or not is irrelevant, as all of your C Color Spectrum clothing items, 5 to 100 plus, in your closet will coordinate with ease and convenience.
When creating a capsule wardrobe, ensure that you select the proper pieces in the ideal colors, as that can enhance your appearance and boost your confidence.
Read on to learn how to create a capsule wardrobe or distill your existing wardrobe down to the key, versatile pieces that can be best utilized for travel, short duration excursions, special occasion or business trips.
The purpose of a capsule wardrobe is to enable you to coordinate and intermix clothing items seamlessly, saving you time and effort.
Capsule wardrobes vary in size and assortment depending on your needs. Capsule wardrobes, as all wardrobes should only contain items in your optimal colors. Adhering to the colors that give you a flawless complexion, radiant appearance and attract others to you are critical objectives when building a capsule wardrobe or a wardrobe, in general.
Curating and utilizing a capsule wardrobe has many benefits.
- Ready To Wear Clothing Items For Travel or Special Occasions:
Clothing items are assembled and color coordinated.
Numerous ensembles can be intermixed, along with patterns and multiple colored accessories.
- Packing Simplicity:
Clothing ensembles can be stacked and packed together, staples and other necessities can be stacked and packed together.
- Time Efficiency:
Creating and packing can be accomplished in an effective and efficient manner.
Since the style and colors of your capsule collection combine harmoniously, you can be confident that you will present well styled.
How To Create A Capsule Wardrobe
Curating a capsule wardrobe is a three-fold process; sort, create, shop. Capsule collection criteria usually involves travel or special occasion plans, as that is the most effective and efficient use of a capsule wardrobe.
1. Sort Items That Would Fall Into A Capsule Collection
Note that the items in your capsule collection, as with your entire wardrobe should only consist of the colors within your C Color Spectrum.
Sort the clothing items that are appropriate for the occasion.
Coordinate the items into ensembles; dress with sweater or blazer or jacket/coat, skirt with shirt or top or blouse that pairs with the sweater, blazer, jacket/coat and a pant that coordinates with the shirt, top, blouse, sweater, blazer or jacket/coat.
Add scarves, gloves, jewelry, a hat, a handbag and a pair of shoes or boots that will pair with the dress, skirt and pant ensembles.
When you style the ensembles with accessories and staples, notice if a color pattern emerges. Additionally, ensure that the colors from the décolletage upward consist of the colors within your C Color Spectrum.
2. Create Your Capsule Wardrobe Formula
Next, determine which types of items to include in your capsule collection. For instance, consider casual wear, day wear, evening wear, fitness wear and other wear, as a variety of items for varying occasions will enable you to travel with ease and comfort.
Here are some examples of pieces to add to your capsule:
- Clothing: Dress, Skirt, Pant, Shirt, Suit, Coat
- Accessories: Scarf, Belt, Sunglasses, Handbag, Hat
- Jewelry: Earrings, Necklace, Rings, Bracelet, Watch
- Shoes: Flats, Heels, Sandals, Sneakers, Boots
As you gain confidence in creating a capsule wardrobe, you can adjust your items to reflect seasonal or lifestyle changes.
3. Shopping For Capsule Wardrobe Pieces
By applying the C Color methodology, shopping for your capsule wardrobe will be simple and effortless.
The C Color App is all you need to make confident and accurate color decisions when selecting items for your capsule wardrobe.
C Color assists you with identifying your optimal colors based on your innate, genetic preferences. Embracing the C Color ideology and wearing, utilizing and living in your DNA based preference colors can enhance your appearance, can produce feelings of well-being, can motivate you to act your best, can assist you in absorbing new concepts more readily and distinctly and can aid you in healing.
When you create a capsule wardrobe from the colors within your C Color Spectrum you are following an intrinsic trait and as such, your complexion appears flawless and glows, your overall appearance is enhanced and you attract people to you.
The online C Color experience teaches you to utilize color effectively to express yourself; own/buy, dress and astonish.
C Color is the first and only company to quantify intuitive color preferences. Quantifying intuitive color preferences is the specialty of C Color and that Ideology and the C Color Methodology will assist you in living life in your optimal colors.
How To Use C Color To Curate Your Capsule Wardrobe
Above are some examples of how each of the four C Color Spectrums can wear neutral, black and white colors.
Notice the differences in the four C Color Spectrums:
- C Color Spectrum 1 Gray is Cool/Blue Based, Less Saturated, Appears Rubbed with Ash
- C Color Spectrum 2 Black is Cool/Blue Based, More Saturated
- C Color Spectrum 3 Ivory is Warm/Yellow Based, Moderately Saturated
- C Color Spectrum 4 Beige is Warm/Red Based, Less Saturated, Appears Rubbed with Earth
To determine your C Color Spectrum, take the five-minute C Color Quiz. The objective of the C Color Quiz is to select the color quadrant that immediately catches your eye. In doing so you are following your innate color preferences. Thinking about your color choices will skew your results, as the accurate results are based on intuitive selections, not thought choices.
After receiving your C Color Spectrum, utilize the C Color App to photograph clothing, accessories and all other fashion articles, to verify whether or not the color of the items are within your C Color Spectrum and can be utilized in your capsule wardrobe.
Simply follow the steps below to utilize the C Color App to peruse the clothing items in your wardrobe or to shop for clothing in stores or online:
- Photograph at a distance the item that you desire
- Adjust the Lighting and Temperature features of the photograph, to match the color of the item that your eye sees
- Choose a zoomed in section of the pure color, even if blurred, to be matched and the C Color App will determine whether or not the color is within your C Color Spectrum
As your handheld color specialist, the C Color App gives you the confidence to choose and wear your favorable colors at all times.
People often confuse the temperatures of colors and categorize blues, greens and purples, as cool colors and reds, yellows and oranges, as warm colors and that is incorrect, as all colors can be cool or warm.
The C Color App is the 21st Century Palette and Color Consultant and as the expert Eye, is accurate, meets your color needs, answers your color questions, assists in color decision making and saves you thousands of dollars by eliminating misguided color choices.
With the assistance of C Color, you can easily refresh your current wardrobe or create a new occasion specific capsule wardrobe and be confident, regarding your color decisions. Misguided color purchases will be a thing of the past.
Get started with C Color today, curate a wardrobe full of items within your C Color Spectrum and look, think, feel, act, learn and heal your best.
C Color is the only DNA-based color methodology that can assist you in discovering your optimal colors.
C Color has classified hundreds of thousands of colors into four distinct C Color Spectrums and classified millions.
All of the colors within a C Color Spectrum share a predominant base of one of the primary colors of blue, yellow and red. You only belong to one C Color Spectrum.
Our proprietary five-minute C Color Quiz determines your C Color Spectrum.