6 Simple Outfits That Are Anything But Boring

Zoe Anastasiou

It's come to that time in winter when getting ready in the morning can feel a little bit tedious. Between figuring out how many layers you'll require and wondering which comfortable commute shoes to wear, there's hardly any time to put together a look that is distinctive or unique. Our advice on the matter? Don't.

While it can feel all too easy to rely on your tried-and-tested wardrobe staples, we're here to tell you there is absolutely nothing wrong with that. After all, they are called staples for a reason.

Those dependable items that make up the foundation of your wardrobe always become a high priority at this time of year, as you know they're the exact pieces that will get you through the season. They're also the items that can easily be mixed and matched and will look good no matter what you pair them with.

From leggings and straight-leg jeans to cream jumpers and knitted dresses, some of our favourite influencers are proving that going back to basics has never been chicer. This winter, we're all about investing in those "buy now, wear forever" kind of pieces. Keep scrolling for six simple outfits that are anything but basic.

1. Blazer + Striped Jumper + Leggings

Arket Leather Blazer (£290)

Celine Marin Open Collar Sweater (£690)

Zara Leggings With Vents (£50)

2. Jumper + Pleated Skirt + Ankle Boots

Joules Joyce Cable Knit Jumper (£50)

Topshop Khaki Pleat Side Button Midi Skirt (£29)

& Other Stories Asymmetric Shaft Leather Ankle Boots (£135)

3. Knitted Dress + Knee-High Boots

Nanushka Ballon Sleeve Knit Dress (£163)

Mango High Tip Boot (£60)

4. Beige Sweater + Beige Trousers + Belt

Bite Studios Cable-knit organic cotton-blend sweater (£270)

Frame Le Circle Belt (£215)

Joseph Morissey Stretch Linen Trousers (£345)

5. Beanie + Trenchcoat + Jeans + Trainers

Mango Ribbed Knit Beanie (£16)

Weekday Daffodil Coat (£55)

Arket Cropped Jeans (£59)

New Balance 996 Trainers (£45)

6. Shacket + Skinny Jeans + Boots

Topshop Sage Jacket With Wool (£59)

Topshop Black Split Hem Joni Jeans (£38)

Topshop Considered Oslo Vegan Black Chunky Lace Up Boots (£42)

Next up, the biggest spring/summer 2020 fashion trends you need to know. 

This article originally appeared on Who What Wear

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