These Trusty Basics Are Anything But Boring...
When it comes to building an outfit, our fashion foundations provide the ideal blank canvas. From the perfect denim jacket to a wear-anywhere printed dress, these are the hardest-working items in your wardrobe. Whether you think of them as outfit essentials or fashion fail-safes, they are anything but basic! Discover our picks of the best essentials for the new season…
A must for any capsule wardrobe, this Selected Femme trenchcoat will last season after season and can be worn with dresses and jeans alike. Try pairing it with a classic striped tee and jeans for a go-to look that'll never date.
Believe it or not a floral dress is a classic, an injection of print can update your existing wardrobe. Try this RIXO style with trainers and a denim jacket for a casual spin and alternatively dress it up with heels and jewellery for events. You can always count on a floral number to be one of the most versatile pieces in your collection.
The building block to any basics is a striped tee. This soft cotton style by Weekend Max Mara can be paired with denim, trousers and it also looks chic when styled with a floral-print skirt. Ideal for all seasons, this long-sleeved option is the perfect piece to reach for on days when you just do not know what to wear.
The ultimate wardrobe staple. A denim jacket can be worn with pretty much any outfit. This Selected Femme style will add edge to a floral-printed dress, match perfectly with jeans for a double-denim look, and you can also layer it over hoodies and jumpers for a casual off-duty vibe. The options are endless for this classic but cool essential.
Looking for a flattering yet modern pair of jeans? Look no further the Nina jeans by Rag & Bone, they will slot easily into your capsule wardrobe. The slight kick-flare means they work with heels and trainers alike. Try them with a Breton tee and a trench coat, or tuck in a pretty printed blouse for a chic spring look.