Basic wardrobe women becomes an important an indispensable rule, in order not to get lost in the variety of styles and modern trends. Their advice on forming a basic wardrobe offer a variety of recognized experts of fashion and style (for example, Evelina Khromchenko). In our article we have collected many recommendations and offer You a universal list that can become the basis for Your wardrobe.
Women love to shop, but hate two-thirds of your wardrobe. (Mignon McLaughlin)
Every woman and girl wants to look perfect, always fashionable and stylish, that is why our cabinets and drawers are constantly crammed with a huge number of things in them. However, each time opening your wardrobe, we writhed a grimace, because «nothing to wear». We all dream of thousands of kilometers walk-in closet with Shoe shelves, millions of accessories, 55 thousand dresses for each publication (as a resident of Los Angeles). But our closets and cabinets are not made of rubber, and the budget in your wallet is limited. It’s enough just to create the right basic wardrobe and every season to mix it just trendy things.
1. Better coat casual classic style that is appropriate for the figure, beige. A universal element of any woman’s wardrobe.
2. Evening coat black better of expensive fabric, «noble» style.
3. Coat — a classic beige trench. In it you will always look fashionable and stylish.
4. Jacket designed for walking. Better neutral colors. Fashionable or bright colors can get bored very quickly.
5. Pant suits in dark neutral colors, good fabrics, classic cut, well-fitting on the figure. Even if You prefer sporty style, then one good suit in Your wardrobe has to be.
6. Skirt suit in a similar fabric for Trouser, jacket better with another cut, then to combine. So You get 2 suit, and at least 4.
7-8. 2 white blouses long sleeve classic cut. One pastel color. Focus on style, repeating the man’s shirt, it never goes out of fashion and allow You to look stylish as combining it with a skirt and with jeans.
9-10. 2 blouses with long sleeves in bright colors, classic style or pastel shades of light fabric. They will give Your image of femininity.
11. 2 blouses short sleeve — classic cut white and light chiffon, pastel colors.
12. A black turtleneck. Another universal element of the basic wardrobe relevant in any age and under any whims of fashion.
13. Black top suitable for evening wear, for everyday work, or stroll. Importantly, it was not prints, sequins, embroideries and it was made of good fabric.
14-15. 2 t-shirts in neutral tones.
16. Knitted dress for walking and for every day. Choose a classic cut and a comfortable length sleeves. Please refrain from screaming colors.
17. Pencil skirt or other suitable shape. Even if You are still actively defending the convenience and versatility of the pants, our advice is to get in her wardrobe at least one skirt. You will see how it will immediately transform You.
18. A dress that you can wear separately on the blouse.
19. Jacket casual style, close to classical. An indispensable element of the basic wardrobe. Today it is worn with jeans, skirt, dress, pants, shorts… and every time the girls in it look very stylish.
20. Black trousers with arrows. Classic is not part of fashion. For those who still do not know – it is the same slim pants, make the figure more elegant and paired with the right shoes lengthen the leg.
21-22. 2 sweaters V-neck camel, gray or any other neutral color.
23. Cardigan performs the same function as the jacket and also combined with countless sets, just looks «comfortable». Make sure that the color and texture it matched the rest of the wardrobe and was not ultra-fashionable.
24. Classic jeans better two, some dark deep colors and classic style, not very narrow, second light blue.
25. Cocktail dress. As without it!
26. Little black dress with high quality, carefully matched to the type of figure and age. I hope no one questions why it’s in this list)
27-31. 4 pairs of shoes: casual black comfortable, office, holiday and beige. And like it or not, less does not work. All with a heel! Only the height of the heel pick carefully. Shoes must become Your friends, not enemies.
32-34. 3 pairs of comfortable shoes: ballet flats, moccasins/loafers, sneakers/shoes. Here follow taste and style. Perfect for long walks.
35-37. 3 pairs of autumn / spring shoes: heeled boots (the same requirement as the shoes) with high heels and ankle boots (worn under pants or jeans, otherwise visually shorten legs and look ridiculous).
38-42. Scarves, scarves — 5 pieces. Nothing changes your image as a light scarf or neckerchief. Here You can unleash the imagination and paint. The brighter and more varied they are, the better.
43-45. 3 bags: 2 classic — black and bright, 1 small evening handbag. Remember that large bulky bags are appropriate only for very large women.
46-47. 2 belts – wide and narrow. Belt medium width required for jeans and trousers, and narrow sleek strap fits under dresses and skirts.
48. Pearl necklace and pearl earrings. Classic jewelry set that always looks stylish and expensive. Instead of a dozen sets of jewelry, let yourself ensemble of natural pearls.
49. Tracksuit. Even if it is absolutely not your style, you will agree that sport and active recreation needs appropriate clothing. but NEVER wear a tracksuit «exit».
50-51. 2 sets for sleep: PJS or chemise You choose, but remember that nightwear should be comfortable, neat, and the appropriate size. You have to be irresistible also as casual outfit.
52-53. 2 sets of home clothes. Worn or stretched clothing is taboo! Only perfectly fitting, not the old, quality stuff.
54. 1 warm home suit winter cold is also necessary to provide, then not to be like «cabbage».
55-60. 3 sets of underwear and a pair of matching panties for each. For a perfect image, even this intimate detail needs to be taken into account.
61. 5 casual white panties
62. 5 everyday black panties
63-69. 2 pairs of stockings, 3 pairs of tights density on the season, 2 pairs of socks, 2 pairs of Golf, 2 pairs of dark cotton socks, 2 pairs of light cotton socks. Yes, Yes, Yes. And it is important to provide that basic wardrobe was complete. Agree that is sad if stunning image will be spoiled by the inappropriate lingerie. And note that striped colored socks and stockings are not included in a basic wardrobe.
Winter in the list is added:
74. Warm pants. Rules are stored – neutral color, classic cut, no embroidery and rhinestones. It only changes the density and texture of the fabric.
75. A warm sweater. For basic wardrobe you should not choose extravagant style, exaggerated big binding, applique and fun patterns. Sweater Mickey mouse Express teenagers. This Caprice you can afford, but remember that it will serve You no longer than 1 season.
76. Winter coat. Even when behind a window a Blizzard, You should look feminine and elegant.
77. Warm jacket-down jacket neutral colors and without unnecessary decorative elements.
78-79. 2 pairs of winter boots (to change). The style and heel height and choose according to your taste, but remember that they must be combined with a wardrobe.
80. Winter boots for winter walks in the fresh air.
81. 2 scarf for outerwear, You are not only provided heat, but different images, each to suit your mood.
83. A cap or hat.
Summer also include the following items:
84. Light trousers of white or light sand color. Requirements basic wardrobe still: no extra hardware, patch pockets, and decorative elements.
85. The lightweight skirt flying silhouette length just above the knees.
86. Dress made of light fabric. Choose any style, any fit. And the colors here can finally have some fun but not get too carried away.
87. Sundress is the perfect item stylish wardrobe appropriate for sultry summer evenings and the resort.
88-91. 5 tops/blouses that are to be combined with a skirt and trousers, or 50% skirt and 50% to the pants.
92. Beach wear: bathing suit, tunic, pareo… depends on what You prefer. But ONLY for the beach.
93. White wide-strap tank («alcoholic»). A universal element of the summer wardrobe basic for casual style and classic look (Yes!).
94. Hat that will protect Your head from the bright sun.
95. A beach bag.
96. Lightweight suit (skirt or Trouser). Business meeting and summer needs to go on top!
97-99. 3 pairs of summer shoes: sandals, beach sandals, dressy footwear.
100. Sunglasses. The basic wardrobe should they be sure to and good quality to protect Your vision. Choose a classic frame shape, and the glass is a dark neutral color.
Here, perhaps, and all! Of course, nobody forbids You not to buy any things that are not included in this list, but think carefully, You this thing will wear, and where to store.
Choosing things for basic wardrobe, prefer high-quality things. Do not skimp on a good suit and little black dress (but overpay is not necessary).
In order to complement the basic wardrobe, you need a lot of time and it will cost money, but after some time Your efforts will pay off. You will always look perfect without any extra effort, in the closet everything will be fine, and Your wallet also will see savings over time.
Good Luck To You!