Again, some useful links for capsule wardrobes and minimalism:
15 Minimalist Hacks to Maximize Your Life
The Minimalist Mom: a Rich Life with Less Stuff
Also, feel free to take a look at some of my old posts on the matter to follow a bit of my journey...
The total amount of clothing I am trying to stick to:
That's a total of 20!!
And as you know, for those who have read the links above or know about project 333 or capsule wardrobes, this does not include basics like t-shits and tank tops, workout clothes, outerwear, lounge wear, etc.
Granted, I wear all black for work, the times that I will have to wear whatever I want are limited, which makes this easier for me... But this is all about your personal lifestyle and what works for your own self.
Cutting back on needless shopping is not only kind to your wallet, but it helps you refine your style to only what is true to your personal style, flattering to your body, and only leaves room for what you really love to be in your closet. No clutter, no time wasted on deciding what to wear, and all it takes is a little thought ahead of time and organization to achieve it.
“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” ― Clare Boothe Luce