Key pieces for Spring

Before Christmas I made myself a promise that I would cut down on the number of clothes that I bought in 2017. I know, I know, we all make this promise but whilst I didn’t necessarily intend to spend less, I simply wanted to make better choices.

I sometimes find myself a little stressed about what to wear or that I’m just not ‘chic’ enough but I realise a big part of this just that my wardrobe needs simplification. And so each season I plan on creating a capsule collection of around 5 pieces supplemented with some simple basics. This ‘capsule’ collection will include a few key pieces for the season that keep it fashionable yet still timeless.

The first piece of this collection is this beautiful flared sleeve top from River Island – isn’t it beautiful? (And so damn Instagramable!) I love how beautifully svelt it feels and there are so many different times and places that I can wear it.

See that’s the trick to a capsule wardrobe – the ability to wear the pieces together in a number of different ways. This way you have fewer pieces but they are all worn in numerous styles.

I have added a few more pieces, some leather zipped trousers from Zara, a high-neck lace top from Vila in white and these beautiful Valentinos.

I can’t wait for the new season and to start wearing some new pieces and (hopefully) improving the overall style of my blog and Instagram through having a more consistent ‘look’.

What are the key pieces that you are after for Spring?

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26 Comments

  1. Fashion&Makeup
    January 29, 2017 / 3:13 pm

    you have a beautiful blouse;)http://fashionmakeup-czarnulaxyz.blogspot.com/

    • Arabella Wright
      January 30, 2017 / 6:05 pm

      Thanks so much hun!

  2. Sophia Molen
    January 30, 2017 / 6:31 am

    Thats such a beautiful top! Likewise your blog!x SophiaPersonal blog | Tao of SophiaFounder | Blog and The City

    • Arabella Wright
      January 30, 2017 / 6:05 pm

      You're so lovely Sophia thank you!

  3. A TRENDY LIFE
    January 30, 2017 / 8:30 am

    Love your idea! The outfit is perfect.Kisseshttp://www.atrendylifestyle.com/2017/01/look-con-botas-altas-y-speedy-de-louis.html

    • Arabella Wright
      January 30, 2017 / 6:06 pm

      Thanks hun!

    • Arabella Wright
      January 30, 2017 / 6:06 pm

      Isn't it so nice! I love wearing it!

  4. Nicole
    January 30, 2017 / 7:56 pm

    ahh in love with your valentinos! and good choice with the "key elements"xx Nicole – http://www.nicolemai.com

    • Arabella Wright
      February 1, 2017 / 7:27 am

      Thanks Nicole – I have literally been after them for years and have an unboxing of them on my channel!

  5. Mariel Parton
    January 30, 2017 / 10:56 pm

    so lovely Arabella, simple but yes soo chicyou have totally inspired me to simplify my wardrobe as well <3http://amelodyofdiaries.blogspot.co.uk/

    • Arabella Wright
      February 1, 2017 / 7:29 am

      Thanks Mariel – ah that's awesome! I've put a bunch of stuff on Depop/Ebay, just being ruthless!

  6. Abigail Alice x
    January 30, 2017 / 11:15 pm

    wow you are so beautiful! love the sleeves.Abigail Alice 💕

    • Arabella Wright
      February 1, 2017 / 7:29 am

      Thanks so much Abigail

  7. Elise Armitage
    February 1, 2017 / 12:57 am

    Your style is so amazing! Such a beautiful gal.Xo,Elisewww.w-t-fab.com

    • Arabella Wright
      February 1, 2017 / 7:30 am

      Aw thanks so much Elise!

  8. Keri H
    February 1, 2017 / 4:11 am

    In love with that top!! Love that gorgeous contrast trimEnclothed Cognition

    • Arabella Wright
      February 1, 2017 / 7:31 am

      I'm obsessed with it 🙂

  9. Daniel Poon
    February 1, 2017 / 7:14 am

    Love the top so much! xDaniel x The Daniel Originals | Instagram: danielpoonvignezNew Post: Happy Chinese New Year!

  10. Wioletta MK
    February 1, 2017 / 10:55 pm

    love your sweater! <3www.fashion-utopia.com

  11. Milex xxx
    February 2, 2017 / 4:45 am

  12. Sam collin
    February 2, 2017 / 10:29 am

    Really nice,Amazing total lookI love so much this your looking:)Regards.Shopafford.com

  13. Alice Abner
    February 2, 2017 / 12:21 pm

    Ahh those Valentino are love! Looking stunning. Inspired :)Look Human Coupon

  14. Lorna
    February 2, 2017 / 2:43 pm

    Your Rockstuds are gorgeous! I have them in burgundy and black, but the nude is stunning! Looks great with the top from River Island! Raindrops of Sapphire

  15. Melis
    February 5, 2017 / 6:27 am

    love those sleeves, super cute look!xx Melishttp://fashionmews.com

  16. Natassia
    March 26, 2017 / 9:52 pm

    Love that cute top! :)And the jeans and heels are on point! :)YouTube | Blog: Geekette in High Heels | Instagram

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