The Top 13 Closet Basics Every Fashion Blogger Owns

There are certain items that should always be at the ready in your wardrobe, pieces we like to call "closet basics." Don't let the word "basic" fool you, though: These items are the workhorses of any well-dressed woman's wardrobe, providing the foundation for a plethora of outstanding looks.

If anyone knows how to style a closet basic in unique ways, it's fashion bloggers. They can take something as simple as a black camisole and transform it into the most interesting layering piece. To ensure that you have the ability to create outfits just as flawless as theirs, we are breaking down these bloggers' closets via the most important basics you need to know about.

From T-shirts to biker jackets, keep reading to find out which closet basics are wardrobe must-haves.

On Camille Charrière: Topshop top; Mango pants; Dorateymur Sybil Suede Ankle Boots ($465); Chanel bag; Acne Studios belt and sunglasses.

Good luck finding a white tee more perfect than this one. 

On Marie Hindkær Wolthers: Freequent shirt; Sandro jeans; Notabene Barbara Shoes ($252); Jimmy Choo Petite Lockett Shoulder Bag ($1151); Anni Lu Heart Line Necklace ($505).

Black pumps are any woman's secret to making an outfit look polished. 

On Brooke Testoni: Vintage Levi’s; vintage Chanel; Romance Was Born x Beau Coops boots.

These jeans are perfect for showing off your favorite pair of shoes. 



On Laura Matuszczyk: Calvin Klein shirt; Levi’s jeans; Retrosuperfutre Lèon Sunglasses ($269); Mongrei Zoe Bucket Bag (225); Balagan Opera Nude Shoes ($116).

An oversize button-down has endless styling opportunities. 



On Saray Martin: Bershka collection.

Wear this over a slip dress or with jeans to create the ultimate Canadian tuxedo. 

On Miss Enocha: Akira top, leggings, and bag; Adidas Shell Toes.

Hold it all in with these high-waisted leggings. 

On Julie Sariñana: Céline bag.

This is the perfect pair of neutral ankle boots. 

On Courney Trop: Kate Moss x Equipment Lake-Washed Silk Shirt ($240); Ruffian blazer; APC Pants ($155); Loewe Bag ($2350); Jil Sander Shoes ($795).

Zara Crepe Blazer ($129) + Zara Flowing Palazzo Trousers ($26)

The best thing about a suit is that you can wear the pieces together, or separate them. Basically, you are getting 3 looks in one. 

Frayed hem jeans making an appearance once again. 

On Lisa Dengler: Topshop blazer, shirt, pants, and shoes; Sophie Hulme bag; Want Les Essentials x Garrett Leight sunglasses.

Put this bag to the test, and watch how many outfits you'll wear this with. 


Song of Style

On Aimee Song: Equipment button-down; AYR Skinny Jeans ($185) and Tank ($165); Proenza Schouler Suede Heels ($491); Chanel bag; Kenneth Jay Lane earrings.

Get creative with this layering basic. 



On Talisa Sutton: Zimmermann blazer; Tibi Anson Stretch Wrap Skirt ($471); Adam Lippes Pleated Silk-Georgette and Crepe Top ($401); Mode Collective Lace-Up Mid Heels ($289); Chloébag; Cluse watch.

Everything about these sandals is exquisite. 

On Natasha Ndlovu: Monica Vinader bracelets.

Drape this jacket over your shoulders for a forward-feeling look. 

What are some of your go-to closet basics? Let us know in the comments below! 

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