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Building a stylish wardrobe is not just about following the latest trends, but about having timeless pieces that will last for years to come. By making smart investments in essential clothing items, you can create a versatile and sustainable wardrobe. In this article we share some tips on how to put together your wardrobe essentials and create and enhance your personal style.

1 - Quality over quantity

It is tempting to buy cheap, trendy clothing, but it is often better to invest in high-quality clothing made from sustainable materials. Think of a nice black blazer, perfectly fitting jeans and a classic white blouse . These items are long lasting and can be styled again and again for different occasions.

2 - Aim for timeless pieces

Timeless pieces, such as a trench coat, a little black dress and good leather shoes , never go out of fashion. These items form the basis of a stylish wardrobe and can easily be combined with seasonal trends.

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3 - Accessories make the difference

Accessories can transform your outfit. Invest in quality fashion accessories, such as a beautiful leather handbag, a timeless watch and classic jewelry . These items add a touch of elegance to any look.

4 - Maintain your clothes

To ensure that your wardrobe essentials last a long time, proper maintenance is essential. Follow the washing instructions, store your clothes neatly and have repairs carried out if necessary. This extends the lifespan of your slow fashion garments.

5 - Be yourself

The most important thing is to wear clothes that make you feel comfortable and confident. While timeless pieces form the basis, add personal flair by choosing colors and styles that suit your personality.

Bonus tip - Start a mood board

This bonus tip is immediately fun homework. Start a Capsule wardrobe mood board on Pinterest and collect the classics you would like to have. This quickly makes it clear what style you aspire to, what you already have and which essentials you can put on your bucket list.

And is there a sale or something like Black Friday coming up? Pack your mood board at hand and you know exactly what to look for. Useful!

Putting together your wardrobe essentials is the key to a stylish and sustainable clothing collection. Moreover, it is great fun to 'hunt' for a nice, new essential. Invest in good quality, choose timeless pieces and don't forget to add your own style. With these smart investments you can enjoy wearing your wardrobe for years to come.

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