10 Easy Outfit Staples: Basics to Elevated

So many trends, so little time. With all the fast-paced trends that come and go, we are constantly learning how to adapt and re-work stylish staples to elevate and transform everyday outfits into weekend outfits, and casual looks into dressy. Buying a new outfit is nice, but what's even nicer?! Being able to re-wear pieces in your closet without getting sick of them! Keep reading to find out how to utilize all the essential wardrobe staples in your closet so you get maximum wear time with endless ways to style different looks with the same pieces.

1. Easy Sets

 

IMAGE VIA: @PIASHAH_ | FEATURED: STARLA WHITE BACKLESS CROP TOP AND SHORTS SET, FIESTA BLACK SLIDE-ON SANDALS, KIRA BLACK GOLD CHAIN PURSE

Who knew an effortless outfit for out-the-door was so easy with matching sets. Co-ords have been go-to staples for loungewearactivewear, and crop top and shorts sets because it's the most simple way to pull yourself together with minimal effort. Keep the look comfy for coffee runs on the weekend when you pair your matching set with a pair of sneakers, or get dolled up and dress it up with a pair of heels for a night out on the town, the options are endless.

2. Pop of Color

IMAGE VIA: @SAVROSEE | FEATURED: OPAL WHITE SHACKET, BERLIN APRICOT RIBBED CROP TANK TOP, PRETTY PLEASE BEIGE LACE-UP HEELS

Summer is all about showing off your sunkissed skin and pulling off those trendy pops of color that come and go during the warm-weather months. Whether you're wearing a busy blouse with lots of detail, or a simple solid tank top with a pop of color, you're bound to equally stand out in both. With a variety of ways to style basic crop tank tops, it's easy to keep it casual and style with a staple pair of denim shorts or joggers for an everyday look, or to dress things up with a button down and heels. 

3. Mix & Match

IMAGE VIA: @KELCLIGHT | FEATURED: TIANA IVORY RIBBED CROP TOP AND MIDI SKIRT SET, WELL WORN DISTRESSED PINK PLAID SHACKET, GET SET GO BEIGE SLIDE-ON SANDALS, KIRA BLACK GOLD CHAIN PURSE

As if matching sets could get any better, they even make styling easy when it comes to mixing and matching with other separates to totally transform the look! These make great suitcase staples for vacay because you're able to wear as a set and then split up the separates to pair or layer with other things in your wardrobe such as shackets, denim, skirts, blazers, crop tops, and more. 

4. Plain White Tee

IMAGE VIA: @TOMARTHOMAS | FEATURED: ACES WHITE CROP TOP, REBA DISTRESSED DENIM JEANS, ASTA BLACK CLUTCH PURSE, PRETTY PLEASE BLACK LACE-UP HEELS, RAE BLACK SUNGLASSES

Give your plain white tees an upgrade with all the cute cutout styles trending this season. We're loving our 'Aces Crop Tops' because they're not your basic crop top tee, instead they offer a little more of a trendy detail with a subtle v-neck and o-ring to add some flair, making them just as easy to style with all the wardrobe staples, from biker shorts to denim jeans, mini skirts, and more. 

5. Chic Shackets

 

FEATURED: WELL WORN DISTRESSED BLACK PLAID SHACKET, SUNNY DAYS SAGE RIBBED TANK TOP, UNBOTHERED KHAKI BUCKET HAT, WELL WORN DISTRESSED PINK PLAID SHACKET, BERLIN TAUPE RIBBED CROP TANK TOP, IT'S SIMPLE WHITE DRAWSTRING LOUNGE SHORTS, GET SET GO BEIGE SLIDE-ON SANDALS

We're making shacket season last all year-round with lightweight layers that give the same look with less weight. As evenings get cooler, and summer starts to transition to fall, lightweight layers are great staples for throwing on to keep warm, or wearing as an extra accent to elevate a basic look. 

6. Easy Lounge

 

FEATURED: SARAH BLACK RIBBED CROP TANK TOP, XANDRA BLACK LACE BRALETTE, GONE DAYS HEATHER GREY JOGGERS, NELLIE WHITE SNEAKERS, SARAH WHITE RIBBED CROP TANK TOP, PRISTINE WHITE SNEAKERS

In 2020 most of us LIVED in lounge. Now, it's become an essential in everyone's wardrobe being worn and styled as everyday wear. You can never go wrong with a staple pair of joggers to wear around the house with a simple crop top, or for those days where jeans just aren't cutting it. Make it a full 'fit to wear at the airport, quick trips to the store, or casual days off paired with a shacket, sneakers, & a versatile crossbody bag. 

7. Staple Swimwear

 

IMAGE VIA: @KENNEDYFRAZER | FEATURED: HIGH TIDE BLACK BANDEAU SWIMSUIT TOP AND SWIMSUIT BOTTOMS, HIGH TIDE WHITE BANDEAU SWIMSUIT TOP AND SWIMSUIT BOTTOMS, TYRA BLACK SUNGLASSES

Swimwear is not only about the trendy style you're wearing, but how you wear it! Show off your summer style with a timeless swimsuit set that will last for years and pair with any beach or poolside acccents in your wardrobe weather it's a breezy button down, kimono cover-up, crochet maxi skirt, slide-on sandals, sun hat, etc. Our High Tide Swimsuit Sets come in two classic colors; black and white, both perfect swim staples to style all summer long. 

8. Denim Obsessed

IMAGE VIA: @MEGGMICHELLEE | FEATURED: SUNNY DAYS BEIGE RIBBED TANK TOP, ATTA GIRL DISTRESSED LIGHT WASH DENIM SHORTS, LEADERSHIP QUALITIES WHITE BUTTON DOWN TOP, XANDRA SAGE LACE BRALETTE, SEIZE THE DAY DISTRESSED DENIM CUT-OFF SHORTS

We all know denim isn't going anywhere. Through all the variations and styles of denim, this classically cute staple has been worn for work, play, vacations, date nights, and every other occasion. When in doubt wear denim to complement whatever's on top. Wear with a simple crop top when you're running errands or hanging out with friends, or pair with a blazer, bodysuit, and heels for an elevated casual chic look. 

9. Neutral Tones

FEATURED: WALK AWAY WHITE OPEN BACK CROP TOP, VERA DOTTED TAUPE SKORT, MORRIS WHITE BOOTS

Neutrals are seriously becoming the new black and white. They are taking over everyone's wardrobe as the foundation colors for building a staple wardrobe. From khaki to chocolate, these tones are being mix, matched, and paired with bright colored accents, as well as other earthy tones for a muted look. The best part is that you can always rely on neutral tones to stay trendy all year-round. 

10. Monochromatic Moments

FEATURED: INTO IT TAUPE RIBBED TUBE TOP, INTO IT WHITE RIBBED TUBE TOP, REBA DISTRESSED DENIM JEANS, POLLY DISTRESSED DENIM CUT-OFF SHORTS, BEACH PLEASE BLACK CROC SANDALS, LORA CAMEL SLIDE-ON HEELS, TYRA BLACK SUNGLASSES

Basics are our best friend because they are the secret ingredient for styling all the sophisticated outfits to transform your look into something that's elevated and looks expensive. Our Into It Tube Tops are great for beating the heat and staying cool, as well as layering them with blazers or similar color palette tones to create a monochromatic moment which can look just as show-stopping as something detailed or patterned. 


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