By investing in some key pieces, you can look effortlessly stylish and always be on trend no matter the season and without having to go over your budget. In this article you’ll find the essentials that every woman should have in their wardrobe.
1. White Shirt
Whether it’s a plain white T-shirt or a crisp blouse, a white shirt always looks stylish and this item of clothing is versatile enough to go with almost anything. You can dress it up for evening wear, tone it down for work, or adapt the style to suit the different seasons, and it is always guaranteed to look good.
Team your white shirt with a pair of jeans, a smart skirt or shorts in the spring and summer, and in the cooler months, use it to layer your clothing in the winter, or wear it with a leather jacket for a classic look.
2. Little Black Dress
They come in all shapes and sizes and every wardrobe should have one. A little black dress has been fashionable for decades; screen legends such as Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and Elizabeth Taylor all knew how to wear the LBD well. The best thing about the little black dress is it comes in so many different styles there is one suitable for everyone, and no matter your size or shape they help you to look elegant.
The little black dress is also easy to style, so it is the ideal go-to item if you don’t know what else to wear. Team it with some basic accessories such as a pair of gold earrings and a simple necklace for a look that will always be in fashion.
3. Trench Coat
Favoured by Kim Kardashian and a whole host of other celebrities, the trench coat is almost guaranteed to never go out of fashion. They come in a huge variety of colours, so you’re bound to find one that suits your personal taste and they’ll pretty much go with anything. Whether you wear it with jeans, smart trousers, a party dress or you want to use it as something to put on quickly to go to work, the trench coat will be one of those wardrobe staples that you can turn to again and again.
A blazer makes a versatile item of clothing, which is why they are so often featured on women’s online fashion sites. A blazer is ideal for a smart casual look or for more formal wear, and it is suitable for a number of different occasions. Wear it with jeans, smart trousers, skirts, dresses or shorts for the best effect; it’s a good idea to go for classic colours such as black or navy as these will go with anything
There are a large variety of styles, colours and materials to choose from; create your own unique image and adapt your blazer so it suits your own personal style.
5. Flat Shoes
While many women favour high heeled shoes or wedge boots, a pair of flat shoes are also essential to any wardrobe. Some women feel that flat shoes lack the glamour of heels, however, if they are styled right then they can still look great.
From Oxford style shoes, ballet flats, the classic sandal or a pair of walking shoes, by investing in a few pairs of flat shoes that can be mixed or matched with a variety of outfits, you can be sure you’ll always have the perfect pair of shoes available no matter the time of year or the occasion.
6. Statement Jewellery
This is one trend that is set to be in style for 2016, and while it might go out of fashion at times statement jewellery is a fashion that tends to come back around; it’s worth investing in a selection of earrings, necklaces and bracelets that will help to get you noticed.
The secret to statement jewellery is making sure that it doesn’t clash with your overall appearance, so the rest of your outfit should be neutral and not too attention grabbing.
By buying a selection of classic items that are versatile, you’ll have all of the tools that you need to look good all year round. Remember, when choosing your pieces to go for quality wherever you can so your classic items will stand the test of time.