27 Basic Pieces of Clothing You’ll Wear Again and Again

27 Basic Pieces of Clothing You’ll Wear Again and Again

1. Scoop Neck T shirts—these are made from 100% Supima cotton, and means that it will retain its softness for years.

Promising review: “These are probably the best t-shirts I’ve ever purchased, and I am a true t-shirt connoisseur). The length is perfect, the fabric is just right (not too thin or thick), and the fabric has just the right amount of stretch. Plus, the neckline is also perfect and not too deep…and I’m pretty busty, so that’s important.” —beth1307

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 16 colors).

2. A knit maxi dress that is so super comfy, you’ll be begging to wear it to bed.

Promising review: “This dress ROCKS. It’s super comfortable and can definitely be dressed up or down.” —alexandrannm

Get it from Nordstrom (originally $52, available in sizes XS-XL and in seven colors).

3. Black mid-rise skinny jeans that can be worn with every single top in your closet, and will still look beautiful and chic.

Get them from Warp + Weft (available in sizes 14-24 and in 18 colors).

4. A classy bodycon dress that even Victoria Beckham swears by. Super chic and comfortable.

Promising review: “This dress is absolutely gorgeous! It’s not too loose or too tight. I got so many compliments on it! Ladies, get this dress — you won’t be disappointed.” —Sharon

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 18 colors).

5. High Waisted Denim Shorts- These shorts have just the right amount of stretch and will allow you freedom during all activities. Hello, summer!

Promising review: “These are SO SOFT AND COMFORTABLE! I love these shorts and have been wearing them every day since they came in. The color is easy to match with tops and they have a good amount of coverage, as well.” —Anon

Get them from American Eagle.

6.  An off-the-shoulder wide leg jumpsuit that is suitable for both casual and formal events.

Promising review: “YOU NEED THIS. It feels like I’m wearing pajamas, and the jumpsuit is just so cute. I’ve gotten a ton of compliments on it already. Can’t wait to get it in more colors!” —Tia Batson

Get them from Amazon (available in sizes S-XXL and in three colors).

7. High Rise Skinny Jeans in a timeless dark blue color that you could practically wear every single day and no one would mind at all.

Get them from Nordstrom (available in sizes 24-31).

8. a fitted blazer that’ll save you on those mornings that your alarm doesn’t go off. Your favorite pair of jeans, a t-shirt, and this blazer, and off you go.

Get it from H&M (available in sizes 0-18 and in four colors).

9. A button-down henley top that will immediately become the favorite top in your closet, and the mere thought of parting, however briefly, with it, will hurt.

Promising review: “This is a comfortable, casual top! It’s very lightweight and breathable.” —Gina Hines

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes S-XXL and in 17 colors).

10. A ribbed wrap top that will bring life to your closet with its rich red color. This is the perfect statement piece.

Get it from & Other Stores (available in sizes 2-12 and in two colors).

11. A lightweight duster cardigan that you will want to keep on hands for those days that the AC gets really cold.

Promising review: “I had accidentally left my favorite duster on a park bench, and I just KNEW that I would find a good replacement on Amazon. And I did! THANK GOODNESS I didn’t have to search long. The material of this is great and it was delivered right on time.” —Silverrob

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes S-XXL and in 10 colors).

12. A stretchy maxi skirt that you can pair with anything in your closet from t-shirts, denim jackets, and still have that stylishly casual look.

Promising review: “This skirt is so lovely, very comfy, and it looks beautiful with flip flops, a tank top, and a jean jacket!” —Connie8

Get it from Nordstrom.

13. A racerback tank made with a moisture absorbing fabric so you can stay cool and dry during your workout, without being all sweaty.

Promising review: “These are great! I bought them because I needed actual gym clothes instead of just wearing old t-shirts to work out in. The fabric is great and even if I’m sweating a lot, it barely shows.” —MSmurf

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes XS-XXL and in 16 colors).

14. High-rise yoga pants that are not only perfect for yoga,  but also for trips to the grocery store and other errands, and also as indoor wear.

Promising review: “I bought two pairs of these over a year ago, wear them all the time, and they still look and feel great. Most of my pants get holes worn in them from my thighs rubbing together, but these never have. Worth every penny!” —Lolabelle

Get them from Old Navy (available in sizes 1X-4X).

15. A quilted bomber jacket that tales your normal outfit into the trendy ensemble in a matter of seconds without appearing as though you actually put in an effort.

Promising review: “This jacket is pretty darn cute! It’s so simple but has just enough personality to stand out.” —AK090208

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes S-XL and in 20 colors).

16. A jersey v-neck tank top that you can wear under a jacket or cardigan, or simply worn alone, and still look cute.

Promising review: “I’ve been trying to find a comfortable, soft tank for the last 6 months. The quality of this feels so high-end, it’s amazing! Get it while you can.” —DM

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes XS-XXL and in two colors).

17. A midi dress that you can wear in any weather. To the beach in summer, or even with tights in the cold months of winter, this is one versatile dress.

Promising review: “I absolutely love this dress! I get so many compliments on it, and I love wearing it for everything from running errands to going to summer grad parties.” —sambbb

Get it from Urban Outfitters (available in sizes XS-XL and in three colors).

18. A stretchy denim jacket that is so ageless and timeless, your offsprings’ offspring would love it!

Promising review: “I’ve been looking for the perfect denim jacket since the beginning of this year, and I think I’ve found it! It is much stretchier than I expected and on the thinner side. This is a classic jacket that was made well and I fully expect it to last.” —Marisa

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes S-XL and in two colors).

19. A swing t-shirt dress that will provide a solution to those ‘I have nothing to wear’ problems. Psst! this has pockets.

Promising review: “I love this! It’s so cute and comfortable, plus the length is great and doesn’t make me feel like I’ll be flashing someone if I bend over. I’ve already put another color in my cart!” —Kenna

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes S-XL and in 15 colors).

20. A cold shoulder tee that is the perfect definition of versatility. It can be paired with anything from jeans, shorts, leggings, skirts, and whatever your imagination can come up with.

Promising review: “This is a versatile tee that can easily be worn with dress pants for work or with jeans on the weekend. Plus, the material is very soft. This is a great addition to my summer wardrobe.” —ams430

Get it from Torrid (available in sizes 10-30).

21. A button-up shirt for fresh professionals who are just starting out and trying to build a chic and long lasting wardrobe.

Get it from Express (available in sizes XXS-XL and in four colors).

22. A denim skirt that can be paired with anything ranging from your favorite t-shirt and sunglasses in hot weather, or with boots and tights in cold weathers.

Get it from H&M (available in sizes 0-14 and in three colors).

23. A sleeveless v-neck dress that is so soft and comfortable that you will want to live in it.

Promising review: “Love this dress! I’m working on a ‘capsule wardrobe’ and this fit the bill. It’s lightweight and can be dressed up with scarves, a shrug, a cardigan, or a blazer. It washes very nicely, and I love that it folds up and doesn’t wrinkle. An excellent buy!” —THE IslandGirl…Sharon

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes 1X-7X and in two colors).

24. A racerback jumpsuit that’s available in 7 colors, and we promise, you will be dying to buy them all.

Promising review: “This jumpsuit is to die for, and I absolutely LOVE it! It has the perfect amount of stretch, lays very nicely on my curves, and the length is pretty long (so you may need to get it hemmed).” —Kimberly Hannum

Get it from Amazon (available in sizes S-XL and in eight colors).

25. A hooded faux leather jacket with a moto-inspired design to give that special edgy look.

Get it from Free People (available in sizes XS-XL and in two colors).

26. Mid-rise ankle pants that are both professional enough for office hours, and after work hangouts.

Promising review: “These pants are perfect for so many occasions. I bought them specifically for work, but they work well dressed up or down. These are excellent!” —mollakoala

Get them from Express (available in sizes 00-18 and in seven colors and in short, regular, and long lengths).

27. A midi skirt with POCKETS. This totally speaks for itself. It says everything.

Promising review: “This skirt is so perfect! It’s light, airy, and it has pockets! I want it in every color.” —Briana

Get it from ModCloth (available in sizes XXS-4X and in six colors).

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