We’ve all been there—standing in the middle of our closets completely screwed because the outfit we thought would be perfect just doesn’t work at all. In moments like these, it’s always smart to have a backup ensemble so you’re not left stranded. But we’re not talking about needing to come up with a completely different fashion-forward look just in case. Who has time for that, right? If you stock your closet with a few works-for-everything-pieces, you’ll never be left without something to wear.
Below we rounded up the five items that will work for a variety of occasions if you need to create a last-minute ensemble.
Keep scrolling to check out the fail-safe items to ensure you always have the perfect outfit.
What items do you always have on hand in your closet? Let us know in the comments below!