We found the absolute best fashion basics so you can save time shopping

Updated your wardrobe yearly is definitely necessary but can be difficult knowing where to start. Do you buy an entirely different wardrobe or replace certain items? Stylist Alexis Honce is here to show us how to give your wardrobe a fresh start with the best of the basics!

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Sam Edelman Heels


Everybody needs a classic stiletto in their collection! These gorgeous heels are perfect for date night, work or even a wedding. You'll find yourself getting your money's worth since you can wearing them for almost any occasion.

 $83.36–$194.57 via Nordstrom 

Modern Day Skinny Jeans 

jeans.JPGWhile these jeans are little higher in price, a good pair of skinny jeans is essential in any wardrobe. Dress it up or down, these jeans have a maximum strech and look flattering from day to night. It's also available in a regular, petite or tall option! 

$123.73 via Ann Taylor 

Tuxedo Style Blazer


A staple black blazer is something everyone needs. It's a tuxedo style that will look flattering on any woman since it has lined pockets and closes in the front with a single button. 

$99.90 via Zara 

Crepe Blazer 


This oversized blazer comes in a beautiful eggplant shade. Having a blazer that isn't black is essential to break things up in your closet but is still able to compliment your other clothes. 

 $129 via Zara

Velvet Wrap Dress 


Instead of a traditional little black dress, go for this velvet wrap dress because it adds a bit of texture while still being perfect for any occasion. It has long sleeves so it's perfect for transitioning from fall to winter. 

$19.94 via Joe Fresh 

Suede Moto Jacket 

leather-jacket.JPGA leather jacket is something everyone needs, but instead of going for a traditional black, go for a army green colour! This jacket from Dynamite is not only affordable but it has pockets and a front zipper that adds a little bit of edge to your outfit. 

$59.95 via Dynamite 

 Boyfriend T-Shirt

tshirt.JPGT-Shirt's tend to be overlooked when it comes to your closet but they're so essential! Pair a plain white tee with a leather or jean jacket to create a fast, casual yet stylish look. Plus it's a basic clothing item you'll always need so these ones from Joe Fresh are affordable!

$4.94 via Joe Fresh 

Merane Sneakers

sneaker.JPGA casual sneaker that goes with any look is always a must-have in any closet. This pair from Aldo are affordable and are the perfect mix between athletic and chic. 

$70 via Aldo