9 Reasons Why a Capsule Wardrobe is Awesome

9 Reasons why a capsule wardrobe is awesome

This month marks 1 year since I’ve been dressing from a capsule wardrobe. And I couldn’t imagine ever going back to having a closet full of clothes again. Simplifying my wardrobe has been one of my favourite minimalism projects so far. Today I want to share with you my favourite reasons why I love dressing from a capsule wardrobe. And why I think a capsule wardrobe is awesome! I can’t believe the weight I felt lifted off my shoulders when I created my first capsule wardrobe. I didn’t realize the burden having so many clothes added to my life…until I […]

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What To Do With Clothes You No Longer Need or Love

What to do with clothes you no longer need or love

Guest post by Elysha Lenkin A new year feels like a fresh start, a blank slate, a time to refresh and start anew. With the start of a new year, many of us feel the urge to purge. To clear the clutter from our spaces and add some breathing room to our homes. When decluttering, sometimes a big challenge is figuring out what to do with the stuff you’re getting rid of! Today I’m excited to introduce a guest post from Elysha, a holistic stylist, who helps her clients live their best lives and look great while doing so! Elysha […]

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Fall Capsule Wardrobe: Stay-At-Home-Mom 2017 Fall Capsule Wardrobe

2017 stay at home mom fall capsule wardrobe

The temperatures are starting to get cooler and pumpkin spice everything is out again. It seems like we’ve officially entered the fall season. I like to plan my capsule wardrobes to coincide with the seasonal changes, so today I’m sharing all the details of my fall capsule wardrobe. I know a lot of people, myself included, look forward to bringing out their fall clothes again. The sweaters, the boots, the scarves, they’re all fun to play with. I love layering and scarves, so I enjoy dressing for fall. Because of my preference and the climate we live in (short summers […]

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How to Easily Maintain Your Capsule Wardrobe

How to easily maintain your capsule wardrobe

Building your capsule wardrobe at the beginning of the season is the first step to simplifying your wardrobe. After building your capsule wardrobe, the next step is maintaining the size and simplicity of it. There are several quick and easy habits and routines to adopt to maintain your capsule wardrobe. Adding to My Capsule Wardrobe My husband and I recently went away to Las Vegas. It was the first time we’ve gone away just the two of us since having kids. I was a little nervous about it, but really excited to have a few days to ourselves. In my excitement, […]

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Summer Capsule Wardrobe: Stay-At-Home-Mom 2017 Summer Capsule Wardrobe

Summer capsule wardrobe - 2017 stay at home mom summer capsule wardrobe

I’m back with another look inside my capsule wardrobe, sharing my summer capsule wardrobe. I find it easier to dress with less during the summer. The warmer weather calls for fewer layers and a lot of simple, basic clothes. Shorts and a simple t-shirt can be effortless and stylish on a beautiful summer day. You can check out my previous capsule wardrobes here: Spring capsule wardrobe, Winter capsule wardrobe My Capsule Wardrobe “Rules” It’s important to remember that my “rules” for my capsule wardrobes are very flexible and loose. For me, capsule wardrobes are not about following a strict set […]

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Minimalist Closet Makeover – An Intentional Celebration of Space!

Minimalist Closet Makeover - An Intentional Celebration of Space

Wrapping up my closet decluttering and capsule wardrobe series, I want to end with a fun post and share my recently completed minimalist closet makeover! Minimalist Closet Makeover **This post contains affiliate links. That means if you purchase something through my links, I receive a small commision, at no extra cost to you. This helps cover the costs of running Simple Lionheart Life. I only recommend products I use and love. Thank you for your support! Click here to read our full disclosure policy.** One of the most unexpected results of creating a capsule wardrobe was the change it made […]

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9 Things I’ve Learned Dressing with a 36 Item Capsule Wardrobe

9 Things I've Learned Dressing with a 36 Item Capsule Wardrobe

I’ve been dressing from a capsule wardrobe since February. It is one of the best decisions I’ve ever made with my clothes. If you are on the fence about making your own capsule wardrobe, I highly recommend trying it! Although I was hesitant about trying it at first, I now know that it makes life easier in so many ways. Today I want to share some of the important lessons I’ve learned from dressing with a capsule wardrobe. And share the positive impact creating a capsule wardrobe has had on my life. 1. 40 items are more than enough When […]

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10 Ways to Make Your Own Capsule Wardrobe Rules

10 Ways to Make Your Own Capsule Wardrobe Rules

I’ve talked a lot about decluttering clothes and making a capsule wardrobe in the past few weeks. This week I’m sharing how to make your capsule wardrobe work best for you, with 10 ways to make your own capsule wardrobe rules. If you’ve missed any of the previous posts, check them out here: The Best Trick to Purge Your Closet + 6 Questions to Help You Purge 12 Reasons We Keep Clothes We Don’t Wear & How to Move Past Them How to Make a Capsule Wardrobe: A Simple Guide to Dressing Better with Less Winter capsule wardrobe – Stay-At-Home-Mom 2017 Winter […]

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Spring Capsule Wardrobe: Stay-At -Home-Mom 2017 Spring Capsule Wardrobe

36 piece stay at home mom spring capsule wardrobe

Welcome to the second edition of my personal capsule wardrobes, where I’m sharing my spring capsule wardrobe. You can see my winter capsule wardrobe here. I was nervous about creating my winter capsule wardrobe, but I didn’t feel that way about my spring capsule wardrobe. After realizing how fun and amazing a capsule wardrobe can be, I felt excited to make my spring capsule wardrobe. It’s important to remember that my “rules” for my capsule wardrobes are very flexible and loose. For me, capsule wardrobes are not about following a strict set of rules or seeing how little I can […]

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Winter Capsule Wardrobe – Stay-At-Home-Mom 2017 Winter Capsule Wardrobe

2017 36 piece stay at home mom winter capsule wardrobe

Continuing with my series on decluttering your clothes and creating a wardrobe you love, here’s a detailed look at my winter capsule wardrobe! On February 1st I put together my first capsule wardrobe. I shared my process to create it here. Initially, I planned to try living with a capsule wardrobe for a month. For a variety of reasons, I’ll explain further in an upcoming post, I felt nervous about committing to a capsule wardrobe. I worried I wouldn’t like it or feel too restricted by having fewer clothes. However, once again I have learned intentionally living with less is […]

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