“He, who finds a good plain white tee, has found a good thing” (don’t quote me). Plain white tees are one of the most effortlessly hot items you can have in your closet. A plain white tee goes with everything and makes it all a lot better. Wear it tucked into your jeans with a blazer or loose-fitted with cut offs or with a high waist skirt; a plain white tee will give off an air of ease and comfort every time you wear it. Accessorize with chunky jewelry and a bold lip.
2. Black Leggings
Dressed up with an oversized sweater and brogues or dressed down with billowy tops/dresses to run errands, a pair of black leggings is a wardrobe essential you cannot afford not to have.
- Get one in a thick fabric so you wouldn’t have to worry about transparency when you are wearing a top.
- You can be fancier about it and go for leather.
3. Ballet Flats
Not everyone can wear heels, such as women who are pregnant, or women with foot or back problems. Classic ballet flats from will work best and you can wear with almost anything as it is chicer than sneakers and more comfy than heels.
4. Silk Cami.
Camisoles are the perfect top for layering or wearing all by itself for a soft and sexy look. Make sure you have one in black and another in skin tone/nude to wear under blouses, sweaters, and blazers – to avoid over-exposure, or all by itself paired with dressy bottoms. Nothing gets more feminine and soft that the silky feeling of a camisole on your skin.
5. Classic Pumps
Buy a pair of great basic goes-with-everything classic pumps in either black or nude and watch yourself wear them to death.
6. A pair of butt-hugging jeans
One can never go wrong with the perfect fit jeans. It can go from day to night with the right switch on accessories and make-up.
- If you don’t get one in your perfect size, buy a bigger one, but make sure you wash and dry your jeans before any alterations. This will ensure that shrinkage is accounted for.
- Turn your jeans inside out when washing to prevent fading.
7. A Little Black Dress
There is one for every occasion! The LBD is also one of the most important staples ever. It is the "go to" dress for all occasions that can never go wrong. The LBD can be worn with a cardigan, a blazer, or by itself. Pair with simple jewelry or statement jewelry to swap from day to night - the black dress can go into any direction you want and need it to go. They can also be styled from worky day to girls’ night out. Just swap your equally important ballet flats for sky high pumps and you are good to go.
8. A Pencil Skirt
Nothing says “I got my act together” than a perfect fit pencil skirt. For a formal look, wear with a dressy shirt or a camisole plus blazer. The pencil skirt can also be worn in a whimsical manner – pair a high waist midi pencil skirt with a crop top and boyish shoes for that unexpected stylish look.
9. Boyfriend Jeans
For that perfect androgynous look, the boyfriend jeans will always lend a helping hand. Pair with boyish shoes or sky high pumps to suit your style; it can be versatile like that.
10. A Timeless bag
Bags have a lot of functions asides being stylish… So it’s best to find a piece that can stand the test of time.
11. A fitted blazer
A fitted blazer can change a casual outfit to a work/formal outfit. Also, it can be used to cover up sheer blouses and camis. Every style maven needs one.
12. The Perfect underwear
You must be wondering why? Yes the perfect underwear will make you confident… Especially when they’re matching and they are comfortable. You will find yourself smiling at events and no one will know why… Unless you show them of course!
Written By: Joy Adegboye