5 Wardrobe Essentials You Should Own

Hot and happening trends are fun to follow but having a few classic essentials can make your every-day life much easier. Your wardrobe should definitely consist of timeless pieces that you can dress up and down with, once you have those figured out you will notice how easier it really is to get dressed and head out. Pieces can vary from person to person and taste in fashion as well, hence we are including 5 items that can fit every individual and their style. Scroll through and see our must haves to build your capsule wardrobe and never say “I don’t have anything to wear” again.

SPILL’IN THE TEE

When we say NOTHING, we really mean NOTHING is more important than a perfect white tee in your closet. Heck, it’s totally worth to have a few in case you have missed laundry day. This is the *most* versatile piece that can literally be worn with everything you have; from jumpsuits, to dresses, to skirts, to pants and shorts. The one thing you need to keep in mind is the fit and the quality, so we have listed our favorites!

(From left to right: ARITZIA Wilfred Free Esther Shirt $45, FOREVER 21 Plus Sized Semi-Cropped Tee $7.90, DYNAMITE Crew Neck Basic Tee $7, GAP Vintage Short Sleeve $17.99)

STRIPED OUT

Mixing stripes with different patterns can instant make your entire look easy and breezy. Whether you pair the striped shirt with denim, skirts or bright solids your outfits will always look classy and chic. It’s the perfect must have to have!

(From left to right: GAP Softspun Mix-Fabric Hi-Lo Top $54.95, ARDENE Ruched Striped Top $24.90, ARITZIA Sami T-shirt $45, H&M T-shirt $6.99)

BLACK TROUSERS

No surprise here! We all need a perfect flattering pair of black trousers that can transition from work to a night out. It’s definitely a staple in every gal’s closet and a go to from Monday-Sunday. The classic black trouser has transitioned into many different fits and has evolved over the years. We are listing the ones that are both classic yet versatile.

(From left to right: ARITZIA Dexter Pant Terado $148, DYNAMITE Karlie High Rise Pant $17.50, LE CHATEAU Ponte Paper Bag Pant $35.00, H&M Pull on Slacks $29.99)

WHITE BUTTON DOWN

This one piece can be worn with endless options. It is a must have for layering during fall, and perfect for a hot summer day with shorts or a midi skirt. A well fitted or a relaxed fit are both great for any outfit. You can wear it tucked in for a polished look, or simply tucked out for a less formal look. It is one thing that can be worn a million different ways.

(From left to right: ARITZIA Atlas Shirt $24.99, FOREVER 21 Button-Front Vented Shirt $29.90, GAP Fitted Boyfriend Texture Stripe Shirt $35.99,THE BAY Haggar $35.90) 

THE PERFECT FLATS

Comfort is key, and looking fashionable doesn’t have to hurt! Having that perfect pair of flats can make you look chic and poised while keeping you at your comfiest. Investing in good pair will leave you happy and your feet even happier.

(From left to right: THE BAY Core Life, Alex Pointy Ballerina Flats $29.99, H&M Ballet Flats $14.99,  ALDO KAYE $55, CALL IT SPRING Borevia $17.49) 

We hope these suggestions help you narrow down your closet and keep it less cluttered! These essentials will come handy every day and you can make many different outfits combining them with other pieces in your closet. Our picks will have you ready from brunch to dinner and anything else that might come up. Here’s hoping for less of those “I have nothing to wear moments” and more of “I got ready in 10 minutes”. GOOD LUCK and as always – Happy shopping!