For every woman, working class or not, there are key pieces you mustn’t live without in your wardrobe, these staple pieces are the foundation to building a great wardrobe and getting dressed in the morning.
No. 1: Little Black Dress (LBD)
The little black dress is considered essential to a complete wardrobe by many women and fashion observers. They believe it is a “rule of fashion” that every woman should own a simple, elegant black dress that can be dressed up or down depending on the occasion: for example, worn with a jacket and pumps for daytime business wear or with more ornate jewelry and accessories for evening or a formal event such as a wedding or cocktail party.
No. 2: Structured Blazer
For those formal/casual days, a structured blazer is a definite piece that should be incorporated in your closet. This wardrobe-essential is sleek and versatile with its simple single-button styling. Opt for a single-breast with peaked lapel and padded shoulders blazer for that structured look.
No. 3: Classic Black Pumps
Sophisticated and sultry, these are the most reliable and versatile option and are suitable for every occasion. A pair of polished pumps will never let you down. From the office to your evenings out, they are a classically chic finish to every outfit.
No. 4: Big Face Watch
A masculine inspired watch gives an extra edge to a pared-down outfit and is a perfect alternative for a bracelet. Nothing helps you look like the picture of punctuality better than a sleek, menswear-inspired gold watch, feel free to stack on some bracelets and bangles as well.
No. 5: The Perfect Jeans
Skinny jeans flared jeans or cropped, every woman needs a good pair of butt lifting jeans that fit just right. You can never go wrong with a good pair of jeans that accentuate your curves just right.
No. 6: Plain basic white and black tee
Playing dress-up doesn’t get any more basic than having either a plain basic white tee or black (maybe even both) in your wardrobe. Opt for a crew neck to give that relaxed vibe.
No. 7: A chic pair of ballet flats
When you need to take a break from heels, a pair of ballet flats serves as the ideal substitute. Be bold and choose a colourful pair.
There you have it!