Leggings / capsule wardrobe refresh

(6 Posts)
WeetabixExpress Fri 05-Feb-16 12:45:22

After the fab advice earlier, what is the lowdown on Leggings? Boden used to do great long life ones but are there other brands that wash well and last?

Also I am trying to refresh my capsule wardrobe, have M&S jeggings in a few colours, boden stripy bretons, boyfriend cardigans and need leggings and tunics. Any good buys to recommend? Thank you!

LadyPriggsbottom Fri 05-Feb-16 14:23:55

The best leggings I've had were from Warehouse I think, but that was years ago. Bought some from there recently and they weren't as good <not helpful>. I also like Next and M&S.

I read some good advice on here re capsule wardrobe re colours; stick to neutrals plus a couple of other colours. I think some people choose colours which complement each other so everything goes together. I couldn't realistically do that as I had a lot of a few colours which don't really 'go', so I have reduced my wardrobe to neutrals plus purple / royal blue and red / orange. It is now tiny! I am very smug about it actually and may have spent an evening arranging it in colour order <preens> need to get out more grin. Sorry that's not really what you asked was it? Just wanted an excuse to tell people about my new small wardrobe.

amarmai Fri 05-Feb-16 16:04:43

H&M do good leggings

WeetabixExpress Fri 05-Feb-16 16:26:12

Thanks Lady!! I do black /grey / beige and soft pink and blue, thats it. Everything matches, so thats good advice. Will go on a leggings spree and look.smile

LadyPriggsbottom Fri 05-Feb-16 18:43:27

Oooooh I am impressed by your minimalism OP! Why didn't I know about this before?! smile

LadyPriggsbottom Fri 05-Feb-16 18:44:08

As in why didn't I know about sticking to a few colours not why didn't I know about your minimalist wardrobe!

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