Having your wardrobe filled with clothes and accessories is not enough. You might have several dresses, but won't be able find one suitable piece of clothing for a particular occasion! Well, open the doors, look from top to bottom and ask yourself, "Do I have the minimum essential clothing for each occasion?".
While women might not mind adding a few more outfits, men might wonder what do the basic clothing essentials include, shirts, suits, denim, ties and shoes? Having the right pieces in the right style is what makes your wardrobe complete.
No need to sit in front of your closet with essentials checklist. Here are the details of wardrobe basics for men and women. Keep reading and shopping...
A gray suit with pinstripes can also be considered something that looks perfect for business attire for men and business casual attire as well. Best to go for a single-breasted suit if you are adding just one piece to your closet.
Khaki chinos are another piece of wardrobe essentials for men which can be worn while dressing up according to a business casual dress code. These can also double up as casual wear with a crisp white shirt.
Yes, a crisp, straight fit, full sleeves white shirt which you can either leave out or tuck-in is another basic men's wear. This can make a man look really young when paired with classic denim.
Denim and Tees
A denim in the ultimate dark blue and cool light blue shade is the most comfy piece of men's fashion clothing. So do you have those killer denim? Well, with these denim also get t-shirts in a few basic shades like white, black and gray.
Pants and Shirts
A perfect fit formal trouser and a semi casual pant are the formal basic clothing from women's clothing section. Again a white button down shirt, with extra broad cuffs is a must.
Shirts with pinstripes or plain good quality fabrics in shades like baby pink, blue and any shade matching with trousers are a must. For that 'out-of-the-crowd' look, have a great looking business suit for women stitched from a professional. You have the option of adding a formal high-waist skirt or a trouser to this suit set.
T-shirts and Tops
You can choose from a round neck, 'V' neck and collared t-shirts.
Gowns for various occasions like prom, parties, business events, wedding ceremonies, are 'must have' in every women's closet. You can have these in various patterns, necklines and fabrics.
Remember that simply shopping according to the latest fashion trends is not the right way to upgrade your wardrobe. Having an idea of the most needed and least needed clothes will help you shop rightly.
The type of occasions you step out for the most number of times and those which you attend the least helps you have a clear idea of clothes shopping. So, have more quantity of clothing for the occasions you attend the most and fewer pieces for functions you hardly attend.
Mix and match can give a new look to your existing pieces. Make sure you upgrade the wardrobe according to your needs, season and changing size. More than the fashion trends, give importance to your comfort zone and you are sure to make a perfect style statement.