Fall Capsule Wardrobe Remix: Week 3

How is it already week 3 of the Fall Capsule Wardrobe Remix?!

The goal of our remix is to remember how to dress for the new season, appreciate and remix what we already have in our closets and take the time to figure out what {if anything} would be a good addition to our wardrobes.

So far, it’s been the hottest month of the year in Texas. Not ideal for a fall remix, but it’s been a great push to utilize what I’ve got and realize I could come up with well over 30 outfits from my 20 pieces.

And miracle of all miracles, today is rainy and in the SEVENTIES, so you better believe I’ve broken out my boots and blazer! Overkill? Yes. Do I care? Not a bit. It’s fall, y’all!

Here are my looks from week 3:

Greater Than Rubies Fall Capsule Wardrobe

Some of my favorite details are hard to see, so here are a couple of close ups.

Pairing masculine and feminine pieces is a great way to remix what you have. A super sparkly necklace pops against any button up.

#remixtip Mix Girly & Masculine Pieces

Pattern mixing is another great way to restyle an outfit. Because animal print is made up of neutral colors, it reads as one. Pair this classic print with polka dots, stripes, or plaid for a fun pattern mix.

#remixtip Use Leopard As Neutral

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Let’s see your looks!

If you want to join but haven’t yet, it’s not too late. I made up some rules, but they’re really just guidelines, so pick out your pieces and link them up!

 

 

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12 Comments

  • Autumn September 20, 2013 at 6:07 PM

    Love the pattern mix!

    • Caitlin Author September 22, 2013 at 8:03 AM

      Thank you, Autumn!

  • Whitney September 21, 2013 at 4:10 PM

    Ahhh! I have my outfits…I just need pictures! I promise to post soon :)

    • Caitlin Author September 22, 2013 at 8:03 AM

      No worries! Can’t wait to see them :)

  • Alex W September 24, 2013 at 1:56 AM

    Gahhhhh I love those burgundy suede wedges. I’m restraining myself from getting a pair in every color.

    • Caitlin Author September 25, 2013 at 7:54 AM

      I might be slightly obsessed. They’re the perfect fall shoe and fallify everything I wear. My favorite look of yours this week is the chambray layered over your polka dot tee with the green pants- great combo! Hope you’re having a great week and I can’t wait to see what you come up with this Friday!

  • Caitlin Author September 25, 2013 at 7:52 AM

    Felicia- that striped blazer is so versatile! I haven’t been brave enough to try wearing a graphic tee with any of mine yet, but it’s a great look on you! So glad you’re remixing along.

  • Charlotte September 25, 2013 at 9:21 AM

    Loving every outfit, especially days 16 and 17. Such a great idea!

    Cheers!
    Char

  • Rachel G September 25, 2013 at 3:00 PM

    I do like the mix of masculine and feminine type pieces you used! The contrast adds a nice variety to these outfits!

  • Amanda Cobb September 25, 2013 at 5:02 PM

    Cute looks! I need to do something like this. We’ve still got summer weather here, too, but I’m headed to NY in 2 weeks- no idea what to pack!

  • Lisa - respect the shoes September 25, 2013 at 8:40 PM

    Great outfit recap! I am loving that gingham top.

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