Top 10 Classic wardrobe basics

The best basics for a timeless wardrobe

Timeless pieces will be the foundation of your wardrobe. Filling your wardrobe with all the basics you’ll always have something to wear. Classic pieces are essentials of putting together a closet full of endless outfit options. Basic pieces are timeless, stylish and never go out of style.

Having a few pieces that you can wear all year round will also help you to dress more consciously because you can buy less and save more money. From classic denim to stylish trenchcoat and little black dress, here are 10 classic wardrobe basics items you can wear all year round.

A white button down shirt

Classic wardrobe basics white button down shirt

A plain white button down shirt is a wardrobe staple for all seasons. There are endless ways to wear this items; on a casual way with a oversized cardigan or dressed up with a classic blazer.

 

Jeans

Denim jacket

$88

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Skinny Jean

$68

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Every wardrobe needs a pair of jeans. This basic piece easily can be dressed up or down and looks abfab with pretty much everything you wear it. Go for a washed blue jeans or a black denim in a style that suits your body type.

 

Classic blazer

Classic blazer

$135

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Relaxed shirt

$110

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Skinny Jean

$68

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Blazers aren’t only great for the office, they can make a casual day-to-day outfit look instantly cooler. Go for a blazer that fits you well and is flattering for your silhouette.

 

White Tee

Classic wardrobe basics white tee

Pared with a jacket, a jeans or skirt, or with a legging… The possibilities with a simple T-shirt are endless. A good tee is essential in beige, black or taupe or the colour of your choice to go with all your other clothes.

 

Sweater

Cashmere sweater

$100

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If you don’t already own a good sweater in your wardrobe, it’s time to change that. It is a cozy and comfortable item to wrap yourself up in and lounge around.

 

Little black dress

Wrap Dress

$100

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The V Slingback

$145

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The little black dress is as necessary as a white T-shirt. You likely already own one, but you never have to many black dress that will easily transform from day to night.

 

Denim Jacket

The Jean Jacket
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Skinny Crop Jeans
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A true investment piece that you can wear with everything everyday of the year. The denim jacket can take a simple outfit to the next level.

 

A black skirt

Knit sweater

$29.99

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Denim skirt

$29.99

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The midi is a grown woman’s skirt. It is flattering, work-appropriate, but still gives your figure a subtle vavavoom silhouette.

 

Trenchcoat

Trench Coat

$138

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Crop pant

$68

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There are some pieces that circle back every year like this beige classic. The trench can be easily combined with other items and adds a elegant look to your outfit. The perfect in-between-seasons coat!

 

Comfy cardigan

Cashmere cardigan

$130

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Straight Jean

$68

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You can wear this handy item with almost everything. That’s why you can never have enough cardigan’s in your closet. Great on when it’s cold, a cardigan takes on a more modern look with a classic turtleneck and a t-shirt when it’s warm.

 

10 Wardrobe basics you can wear in any season
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