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How to build a wardrobe full of classics

Basic is not basic, anymore! 

Meet the trends that have time-travelled safely for decades and firmly hold their spot on the ultimate classics list. 

Hello, darkness, my friend!

Kareena Kapoor

Tailored black pieces are the easiest route to creating an effortless look. We recommend teaming different textures to keep a monotone ensemble from looking boring. Alternatively, you could also mix and match pieces of varied shapes and proportions for an interesting effect. 

Neutral approach

Hailey Beiber

Muted tones are the real MVP of your wardrobe. And with the number of A-listers spotted in basic, neutral tones, it is amply clear that the palette will always be trending. Shades of white, blue, grey, and brown age well, so stock them in classic styles to get maximum wear out of them. 

Own your stripes

Kaia Gerber

Every now and then, stripes make a comeback and it dawns on us that you can never have too much of a good thing. Stripes in various lengths, tones, or even horizontal and vertical patterns help shake things up. Turn to nautical or chevron stripes for a cazh day out. For an off-duty model look, turn to pinstripes or hairline stripes à la Kaia Gerber for a chilled-out vibe. 

Lay your foundation

Sonam Kapoor

These styles are anything but basic...these are what your statement pieces rely on. Build a solid wardrobe featuring all the classics...they will hold you in good stead. Invest in a few variations of the LBD—casual, formal, sexy— as they always come in handy. A good pair of jeans, ranging from straight-cut to wide-leg ones, a crisp white shirt, basic tees in neutral hues, and a trench coat pair well with many things.