Many of you have been following the concepts of A Common Wardrobe, or a Whatever’s Clean wardrobe, and you’ve expressed great curiosity about how those ideas work with this much larger capsule wardrobe-building concept. So let’s see if we need to make any last tweaks to our wardrobe to be as inclusive and versatile as possible…First off, remember this bad boy? This was the original Common Wardrobe – garments that I saw day after day on my co-workers from international advertising agencies. These garments and accent items were combined in all sorts of different ways, and accessorized like mad:
I threw my analytic brain at this, and defined each of these garments functionally, i.e., the first is a “dark neutral sweater”, the second is a “light neutral tee” etc.