While some people think basics and automatically envision blazers, pumps, trench coats, and other rational essentials, fashion girls, unsurprisingly, think a bit differently. Ask our editors what their most fundamental wardrobe staples are, and you’ll get answers more in the vein of moto jackets or mum jeans. These, and the other items you’re about to see, are part of a whole new crop of elevated basics that the fashion pack has adopted as essential.
Scroll through to see (and shop!) the wardrobe builders every fashion girl has—or needs!
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Equipment Margaux Shirt ($188) in True Blue Sartorial Stripe
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Furla Candy Bon Bon Mini Crossbody ($148) in Onyx
Schutz Fiorenza Lace Up Sandals ($260) in Scarlet/Fuchsia Rose