The 13 Most Important Wardrobe Basics Every Fashion Blogger Owns

There are certain classic items that should always be at the ready in your wardrobe, but don't let the concept of "basic" fool you: These items are the workhorses of any well-dressed woman's wardrobe, providing the foundation for a plethora of outstanding looks.

If anyone knows how to style a closet essential in unique ways, it's fashion bloggers. They can take something as simple as a black camisole and transform it into the most interesting layering piece. To ensure that you have the ability to create outfits just as flawless as theirs, we are breaking down these bloggers' closets via the most important basics you need to know about.

From T-shirts to biker jackets, keep reading to find out which closet basics are wardrobe must-haves.

On Camille Charrière: Topshop top; Mango pants; Dorateymur Sybil Suede Ankle Boots (£360); Chanel bag; Acne Studios belt and sunglasses.

Good luck finding a white tee more perfect than this one. 

On Marie Hindkær Wolthers: Freequent shirt; Sandro jeans; Notabene Barbara Shoes (£195); Jimmy Choo Petite Lockett Shoulder Bag (£895).

Black pumps are any woman's secret to making an outfit look polished. 

On Brooke Testoni: Vintage Levi’s; vintage Chanel; Romance Was Born x Beau Coops boots.

These jeans are perfect for showing off your favorite pair of shoes. 



On Laura Matuszczyk: Calvin Klein shirt; Levi’s jeans; Retrosuperfutre Lèon Sunglasses (£158); Mongrei bag; Balagan shoes.

An oversize button-down has endless styling opportunities. 



On Saray Martin: Bershka collection.

Wear this over a slip dress or with jeans to create the ultimate Canadian tuxedo. 

On Miss Enocha: Akira top, leggings, and bag; Adidas sneakers.

These high-waisted leggings do magical body-sculpting things.

On Julie Sariñana: Céline bag.

This is the perfect pair of neutral ankle boots. 

On Courney Trop: Kate Moss x Equipment Lake-Washed Silk Shirt (£300); Ruffian blazer; APC trousers; Loewe Puzzle Bag (£1575); Jil Sander Velvet Platform Sandals (£460).

+ Zara Flowing Palazzo Trousers (£26)

Ditch your top and you can turn this suit into a sassy evening look.

On Pernille Teisbaek: Céline boots.

Frayed-hem jeans are making an appearance once again. 

On Lisa Dengler: Topshop blazer, shirt, pants, and shoes; Sophie Hulme bag; Want Les Essentials x Garrett Leight sunglasses.

Put this bag to the test, and watch how many outfits you'll wear this with. 


Song of Style

On Aimee Song: Equipment button-down; AYR jeans and top; Proenza Schouler Suede Heels (£749); Chanel bag; Kenneth Jay Lane earrings.

Get creative with this layering basic. 



On Talisa Sutton: Zimmermann blazer; Tibi Anson Stretch Wrap Skirt (£364); Adam Lippes Pleated Silk-Georgette and Crepe Top (£220); Mode Collective shoes; Chloé bag; Cluse watch.

Everything about these sandals is exquisite. 

On Natasha Ndlovu: Monica Vinader bracelets.

Drape this jacket over your shoulders for a forward-feeling look. 

What are some of your go-to closet basics? Let us know in the comments below! 

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