While we’re all about a statement outfit, it’s the pieces you don’t have to think twice about that become fail-safe fashion favourites season after season. Far from basic, the humble ‘essentials’ are the fundamentals of dressing day in and day out, providing the foundations for the much sought-after capsule wardrobe.
In celebration of those unsung wardrobe heroes, it’s time you gave your everyday essentials some love. Here are a few pieces you can start with…
In search of that effortless work to weekend shirt? The hunt for a faithful cotton button-down is a search we’re all too familiar with. This season we’re opting for a loose fit and lightweight feel for a versatile separate we can wear in the office or at home.
When the occasion calls for a smart-casual outfit, tailored trousers are a style saviour. A wide fit with relaxed tailoring bring a fuss-free, slouchy silhouette that we can’t get enough of. These pleated trousers have stylish staying power year after year, paired with a simple cotton tee and trainers or a crisp shirt.
Day or night, a simple midi skirt solves many style quandaries. Dressed down with trainers and a cotton tee, or taken out on the town in a silky camisole and heels, this season’s midi features a figure-flattering fit and sleek side split. We’re already mentally pairing this with everything in our wardrobe…
For those days when you want ready-made style, only a one-piece will do. Denim dungarees have a permanent place in our wardrobes as the perfect off-duty piece, and this season’s update ensure that love affair is still going strong. Add a slogan tee and trainers for the ultimate Sunday brunch outfit.
The recurring theme for our favourite essentials? An easy transition from work to the weekend. Desk to drinks style doesn’t come easier than a classic shirt dress, a smart-casual approach to the LBD. This button-front dress ditches a crisp collar in favour of a more relaxed fit, calling for simple styling with trainers or flats.
No wardrobe is complete without those perfect-fit skinny jeans, and our best-selling Rebound Jeans are the match you’re looking for. A skin-tight fit combined with power-stretch denim promises that holy grail of comfort and style, plus they’re available in a multitude of washes for endless styling opportunities. Here’s how we wear ours.