Note from Pauline Durban, Founder and President of Covered Perfectly - Once again Susan has provided us with a great topic. I love the way she makes everything so simple and practical. Check out what she has to say. Be sure to watch the video at the end.
Over to Susan...
When I shop for a new item or pack for a trip, the first question I ask is, “How many ways can I wear this?” If the top is a bright color or the jeans have jewels on the pockets, or they are too distressed, they are going to be very limiting, so I pass on those items. I spend the bulk of my clothing budget on solid neutral colors. Neutral colors go with everything in my closet, they are not memorable, and most importantly those are the colors I feel most comfortable wearing. My neutrals are navy, white, gray and black. If you have a golden undertone, your neutrals might be brown, navy, olive, camel and cream.
Let’s move on to the fun part! Accessories are the spice in the wardrobe recipe. Scarves, jewelry, vests, and handbags are the elements I use to create unique looks that reflect my personality. This black and white cascading vest from Covered Perfectly ticks off all the boxes. I can wear it in many ways, it is lightweight enough to wear all year round and the colors complement my skin tone. Continue reading