Not Sure What to Wear Today? Here Are 12 Outfits Stylish Girls Always Turn To

If you find yourself thinking What should I wear today? basically every day, know that you're not alone. Even the savviest of style mavens can hit that outfit cul-de-sac where everything looks as it did before and nothing feels new or fresh… unless you splash a ton of cash. So being the wise, sensible, lovely people we are, we've sought out some guidance from our favourite style bloggers and Instagrammers that will kick your existing closet into action. And if all else fails, we've cherrypicked some key buys to get these looks on the go already. Scroll through the gallery to receive some fast-fashion inspiration for what to wear today…

Wear your favourite dress as a top over trousers.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Darja Barannik in a Dress over White Jeans

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@darjabarannik

Reimagining your dress collection as possible top options opens up a whole new realm of outfit possibilities. Layering a light summer dress over white jeans, with the buttons undone keeps this look light and fresh, like Darja's outfit.

Go out in all one colour.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: ASOS Lesley in All-White Outfit with Vans

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@asos_lesley

If you're ever searching for a fast-track to looking expensive, it's got to be an all-cream or all-white outfit. Keep it simple like Lesley

Suits are always going to feel good.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Erika Boldrin in Mango Orange Shorts Suit

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@erika_boldrin

For those days where you need to feel unique, a bold suit is one of the most transformative things you can wear. Erika's Mango one is still available. Phew.

Add a checked blazer to almost anything.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Ada wearing a checked blazer with a crop top and white trousers

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@ada_oguntodu

French girls and Brit girls agree: A big checked blazer looks very cool with jeans. Ada has inspired us to pair ours with white trousers and big gold earrings this season.

Wear your evening items in the day.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Ellie of Slip Into Style in Slip Dress with Statement Top and Boots

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@slipintostyle

Bored of all your daywear? Then start bringing out the party pieces and giving them a makeunder like Ellie and her slip dress + statement top + boots formula.

There's always a jumpsuit.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Grece Ghanem in a Blue Jumpsuit and Ankle Boots

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@greceghanem

A good jumpsuit is a one-stop shop for feeling chic. Make sure it fits properly when you buy one and it will be a faultless go-to time and time again. 

Take your slip skirt to the next level.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Karo in a blue slip skirt with an orange jumper and sneakers

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@karodall

Slip skirts came back in a major way last year as a minimalist staple. Take yours for a spin this season with some louder prints and colours like Karo has here. 

Add new sandals to an old dress.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Monikh Dale in Prada Sandals and Floral Dress with By Far Shoulder Bag

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@monikh

Wearing the same printed midi over and over again? Switch things up one day by swapping your go-to sandals for this season's trending chunky pairs.

Try a pleated skirt with your favourite basics.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Brittant Bathgate in Pleated Skirt with Blazer and Oxford Shoes

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@brittanybathgate

Pleated skirts—especially this minimalist one from Arket—are proving themselves endlessly chic this season. Keep the rest the same. 

Don't ignore your wardrobe staples.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Annemiek wearing a cream blazer, trousers and tan bag

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@modedamour

From that basic tan bag to a simple pair of palazzo pants, don't overlook the plainer items in your wardrobe—they often look great together, as showcased by Annemiek here.

Never give up on your trenchcoat.
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Camille Charriere in Trench Coat and Jeans with Celine Boots

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@camillecharriere

Classic trench coats make most outfits look infinitely chicer, but when combined with jeans, a tee and chic ankle boots, you really have the ultimate "works every time" combination. Thanks for the reminder, Camille.

Add just one more thing...
What to Wear Today Blogger Outfits: Nicole Ocran in Yellow Sundress with Beaded Bag and Silk Scarf

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@nicoleocran

Chances are, the first outfit you tried on was nearly perfect. Why not add one more thing, like a silk scarf on your handbag for the final touch? 

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