- The Timeless Leather Jacket
The leather jacket has endured the test of time and will probably be a staple piece year after year. Pair this number with some heels and your favourite lipstick and create the perfect evening outfit, or keep it casual and wear with jeans and a shirt. Looking good has never been so easy.
2. The Essential Scarf
As much as we hate to admit it, the summer sun is still a long way away, so a scarf is the number one accessory for the 9am trek to university. Draped over a printed dress or tucked into a trench coat, this Topshop grey scarf is elegant and reasonably priced.
3. The Classic Striped Tee
Chic has never been so easy with this classic striped T-shirt. Simple and affordable, this classic piece looks great thrown on with a pair of boyfriend jeans. Don’t underestimate the stripy tee though. For an evening event, it can be dressed up with a statement necklace, skirt and a pair of heeled boots.
4. The Investment Trainer
So it’s February, and your New Year’s resolution of going to the gym everyday has got off to a rocky start. That’s ok though, because trainers have become a daily fashion staple. These Nike Juvenate’s would look great with jeans and a jumper, but could also be paired with a blouse and a pencil skirt for a quirky evening ensemble. Who knows, they may inspire you to work out.
5. The Trusty Shirt
Perfect for the long days cooped up in the library, this Topshop shirt is effortlessly cool and looks great thrown over a band tee and your favourite jeans. Bonus points for its comfy material.
6. The Handy Backpack
Nothing says start of semester optimism like a brand new bag, and at only £19.99, this faux-leather New Look backpack is a total steal. Style meets practicality with this tassel drop bag, creating the perfect staple for university students.