We’ve all had those moments, standing in front of a closet full of perfectly good clothing, but still unable to find an outfit we like. In those “I-have-nothing-to-wear” moments, you pull out the basics – classic, reliable pieces you can always count on to look and feel great. The super-soft, plain-white T-shirt. The jeans that hug you in all the right places. The tailored blazer that makes it look like you put a lot more thought into your outfit.
Great basics are – or, should be – the foundation to your wardrobe. When you have a few simple pieces you love, getting dressed in the morning is much easier. Just about every brand offers its own take on the basics, but these are the ones we always come back to. Combining high-quality materials, affordability, and flattering styles, these companies make the better basics you’ll want to wear every day.
Keep reading for five brands that make great, everyday basics you need in your closet:
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