The Complete guide to a Capsule Closet

As we continue collating our capsule closet lets recap the items we have already covered in earlier posts on this site:

  • Biker Jacket – also known as Moto Jacket
  • Cardigan
  • Plain White Tee
  • Trench Coat
  • Tote Bag
  • Ballet Flats
  • Black Blazer
  • Blue Jeans
  • White Shirt
  • Black Pants

The aim of this series of posts in which  I  am compiling a suggested capsule closet is because I am using this as motivation and inspiration to purge and to quote Marie Kondo; “Spark Joy”.  Lately I have lacked the energy, enthusiasm and motivation to tackle and clean up my wardrobes which – I might add – desperately need attention.  There always seems to be something more captivating to do then tackle this but I am finding that by writing this series it is giving me some much needed inspiration to go forth and clean up.

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Good day fellow stationary friends,

Here is my list of ultimate must haves for your stunning home office:

Stunning everyday assorted blank greeting cards from Rifle Paper Company. Features four whimsical maps inspired by their world map.

These stunning blank Thank you cards will show your appreciation to whomever is lucky enough to receive it.  These striking floral cards feature “thank you” in elegant gold foil.  For $15.99 you will get a set of 10 (excluding shipment) from Amazon.

Lets get down the the desk hardware that will make your desk the envy of all who enter your halo’d space because glamorous desk accessories are a necessary luxury:

Best Gold fashionable desk top stapler – this trendy rose gold stapler will effortlessly staple 20 sheets together.  This beauty is on sale at Amazon for $ 16.20 (was originally $28.95) so be sure not too miss out on this mod beauty.

What better pen holder than this stunning clear acrylic holder with a rose gold bottom.  This one is 7 x 7 x 10cm and goes for $ 10.49.

This strong mouse pad, designed in California by Elago is produced in aluminum to create a super smooth surface upon which you will effortlessly be able to glide. With this pad you will keep your pointer on the mark at the same time keeping your work space looking crisp, clean and graceful.  The pad is equipped with four protective rubber feet and will easily keep it in place and at the same prevent scratching the surface of your desk.

Complement your desk with this gorgeous Kate Spade Letter Tray which will add inspire you to keep your desk tidy and organized.

This Kate Spade 3 divider file organizer will perfectly complement your stylish desk.

This acrylic, stainless steel shears on scissors, iron on staple remover are the must have basics that will see you dominate your admin duties.

A must have item because important peoples contact information shouldn’t just be kept digital – keep old school hand written records with this 146 occasion and contact book.

Vintage Perpetual Desk Calendar – this set features two large numbers blocks for day an month blocks.  Made from sturdy MDF wood featuring a white finish with gold text and numbers.

The importance of the right chair – such as this beauty from eMod – which has adjustable height, tilt lock/ tension, polished aluminum frame and 360 degree swivel all of which is covered in premium Italian leather.  No more stiff neck with this ergonomic chair.

This rolling stainless steel 3 drawer pedestal comes in a variety of vibrant colors including white, black, navy blue, aqua, yellow, orange and red.  West 18th White File Cabinet with Black casters. White powder-coated steel construction with White steel interior. Casters and cabinet are packed separately but will arrive in a single shipment. Cabinet ships fully assembled; casters simply screw on.

Fill these stunning Kate Spade T/ Light holders with your favorite candle and make you office space smell gorgeous.

These grey marble storage boxes will have your office neat as a pin – hide all your unsightly things in these stylish containers.

This Kardiel 1955 Theory Mid Century Modern Sideboard Credenza in natural ash/ blue is on sale on Amazon for $ 1718.98 – saving you 17% of this unique piece that will be admired by all who visit your office.  Doors operate on metal base rails and drawers on metal glides.  The inherent nature of solid and real wood veneers mean that wood grain and colour may vary. Inconsistencies should be expected and appreciated.

How pretty are these Midori Clips yours for only $ 7.67

I find listening to music or the radio is soothing when I am work.  In fact I am totally incapable of working in silence as it feels hollow and lonely.  This Bang & Olufsen wireless speaker will wirelessly, fill your home with music – in fact it is even multi-room enabled.  Comes complete with a Beoplay App and you can connect via Bluetooth, Apply AirPlay and DLNA.  Fill your office with the right note for $ 599.

This small leather pencil case is the perfect holder for your favorite pen.  It may look small but can effortlessly hold up to 7 pens.  This beauty is equally pretty on your desk or slipped into your bag for a meeting.  Keeping your pens orderly and in once place – I hate having to search everywhere for my favorite pen!

Must make a confession…I am not as good at filing as I should be so this CARL Heavy Duty 2 hole punch will make my admin much easier to handle.  Minimum input and maximum output.

Here are some of my favorite photo frames – seeing photos of your nearest and dearest motivates and keeps me going.

Visitors to your office will be remarkably comfortable in this chair.

Last but certainly not least the desk/ main work surface.  Style evokes an era long past with its industrial style roots and retro design elements; extra thick table top surface and sturdy sawhorse supports.  This hand finished medium saddle brown strain and finished with a protective NC lacquer to accentuate and highlight the grain and uniqueness of the wood.  Handcrafted with solid pine complete with an integrated keyboard tray for easy operation and wide enough to accommodate two large screen flat screen monitors.

Love, Me.