1. A blue striped shirt
A good business shirt is always a must-have item in a wardrobe, as it gives you a failproof way to look professional effortlessly.
Striped shirt, $49.90, from Zara
2. The 'office chair' blazer
Also known as the blazer you keep at your desk (hence the ‘office chair’ name), which comes in handy for when the temperature in the office gets too cold, or you are suddenly called to a last-minute meeting.
Plaid blazer, $64, from Pomelo Fashion
3. The evening skirt
You’d be surprised at how many different party outfits you can come with with just one versatile skirt. Tuck in a lace blouse, or pair it with a metallic polo knit, and play with different bag-and-shoe combinations for different looks!
Tiered skirt, $74.95, from H&M
4. The hoop earring
Easily the most effortlessly glamorous, timeless and versatile earring you might ever own.
Set of hoop earrings, $11.90, from Bershka
5. The cigarette jeans
Channel the style of fashion greats such as Audrey Hepburn, Twiggy and Mia Farrow in a pair of cigarette jeans that come in a dark blue wash.
Indigo raw hem Jamie jeans, $96.90, from Topshop
6. The stripy knit
Perfect for the weekend or Casual Fridays in the office, the stripy knit is an evergreen staple for women who need a bit of texture in their clothing.
Stripe sweater, $19.90, from Pull & Bear
7. The Little Blue Dress
Suitable for wearing it to work or to a party, the Little Blue Dress offers up equal versatility and style mileage without the severity of a Little Black Dress.
Tie-dye print dress, $99.90, from Mango
8. The nude pump
Keep a pair underneath your desk at the workplace, so that you always have a pair of emergency heels that you can slip into easily at the last minute.
Leather pumps, $89.90, from Zara