What Are the Top 5 Must-Have Items for Everyday Fashion?

What Are the Top 5 Must-Have Items for Everyday Fashion?

We talk a lot about personal style here at Who What Wear, covering everything from what you should wear on a first date to how to seriously impress during an interview with the perfect outfit. But when it really comes down to it, all anyone really needs to know is the must-have pieces you should stock your closet with for everyday use.

Heeding the call for practical, everyday style that's easy to approach and replicate, we teamed up with celebrity stylists Emily Current and Meritt Elliott to figure out the only five items you need to upgrade your daily style.

Scroll down to see their suggestions!

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    1. A nice black blazer.

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    A good blazer should fit flawlessly, smaller in the shoulders and arms with some ease around the waist. It should hit at the top of your favorite jeans.

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    Helmut Lang Smoking Tux Blazer ($575)

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    Trouvé Mixed Texture Jacket ($128)

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    Topshop Cropped Pocket Jacket ($110)

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    2. A chic lady bag.

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    Get a little boxy number in luggage brown, black, or red. It will help you feel pulled together, and these colors go with everything.

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    Givenchy Medium Obsedia Tote ($2390)

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    Valextra Large B-Cube Tote ($3700)

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    Zara Leather City Bag ($159)

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    3. A perfect pump.

    Reach for a pair in black leather, white leather, or muted metallic tones.
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    Diane von Furstenberg Bethany Lizard-Effect Leather Pumps ($325)

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    Jeffrey Campbell Adelyn Glitter d'Orsay Pump ($150)

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    Via Spiga Pointed Toe Ankle Pumps ($169)

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    4. A skinny cropped jean in an authentic wash.

    Go for a super-clean fit and a length that hits at a flattering spot to show a touch of ankle. And make sure they're in a cool, timeless wash.
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    Topshop Blue-Black Jamie Jeans ($75)

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    Rag & Bone Zipper Capri ($231)

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    5. The perfect white tee.


    One word: crewneck! This staple can be worn with jeans, leather, or under a suit.

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    Free People Wildfire Tee ($58)

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    T by Alexander Wang Linen Silk Jersey Oversized White Tee ($130)

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