5 Articles of Clothing You Can Wear Anytime

Your closet has seen trends come and go, but the basics—that perfectly worn-in white tee, your trusty blue jeans, and go-to nude flats—are forever. You can rest assured that these key pieces will never go out of style or lose their street-chic appeal. So whether you’re looking to start over or simply wish to update an old favorite, see our picks below. Timeless White Tee

It doesn’t get any more classic than a white t-shirt. The best styles are super soft and have a relaxed, lived-in fit. A crewneck cut is a no-brainer, but a V-neck style is a little sexier and the perfect canvas for layering necklaces.

Nude Flats

When you need a break from your heels, a nude flat serves as the ideal substitute. Straddling the line between dressy and casual, this functional footwear style is just at home with a pair of tailored trousers as it is a floral sundress.

Crewneck Knit

During the more brisk months that are making an appearance as we speak, a lightweight knit is your best friend. Layer it over a collared blouse during the week, then swap in a pair of boyfriend jeans for the weekend. My advice? Grab one in every color.

Boyfriend Jeans

Ask not what your boyfriend jeans can do for you, but what you can do for your boyfriend jeans. The good thing about this style staple is that it’s moving from the leisure-only territory to office and night out. Boyfriend jeans are an extremely versatile piece. They’re all about fit and wash, so make sure you’re careful with sizing and you get a color that matches almost everything. I suggest a true blue wash for a classic look and feel, and a wide variety of things to pair with.

Black Pumps

When it comes to shoes, black pumps are perhaps the most reliable and versatile option. At once sophisticated and sexy, they’re perfectly suited for almost any outfit and occasion. Each of these five items are wear anytime and anywhere kinds of looks. Simply put: they’re the building blocks to the perfect wardrobe. They’re the basis for your style, and the good news is that they aren’t going to be replaced by trends or any sorts of new staples. Always have them ready to go for any occasion, as these items are the baseline for your personal style.