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6 Must Have Wardrobe Essentials

Inspired by Elle Magazine’s feature on 30 essentials to have before you are 30 – this week we’re talking wardrobe staples, as we set out to create those timeless pieces of clothing that go with anything and can stand the test of time.

Here’s our list of Simplicity projects, to create those all important pieces of clothing, to add to your wardrobe.


The Perfect Blazer

Top of our wardrobe staple list has got to be a trusted blazer. Whether you’re looking for a smart work outfit or adding a tailored touch to a daytime dress, a blazer is one of those must have items. Our Misses’ jacket is the ideal make, as it’s from our Amazing Fit collection – helping create a bespoke finish.

Get Simplicity’s 2446 blazer here.

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Non-Branded Carry all Tote

It’s great to be fancy and show off your Louis Vuitton, but why not show the world your own skills. Create a bag that’s designed for everyday carrying. Sturdy and stylish, not to mention original! You can even make a purse and make up bag to match. 

Grab a tote for yourself with pattern 1387

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Silk Blouse

A silk blouse is perfect for giving you an effortlessly elegant look. With Simplicity’s 1315 pattern, you can create a variety of sleeve and trim looks – for whatever suits your fancy.

Get the effortless look with the Misses’ blouse

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The LBD is a staple to all wardrobes, whether you’re looking for a smart day time dress or something for a special occasion. Simplicity has a fabulous range of little black dresses, including this gorgeous lace number.

Show off your silhouette with the 6410 Misses’ dress

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The Midi Skirt

The midi is the perfect feminine Spring essential for your wardrobe collection. Fabulous for showing off your figure. Opt for a straight line for classy office wear or tuck in a graphic tee into a full circle skirt. We love pattern 4236 to give you a choice of slim, full and half circle skirts.

Get your Spring essential skirt here.

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Ankle – Length Black Trousers

If you’re not a jeans lovers, these super chic ankle trousers are a great alternative. Create Simplicity’s 8299 pattern, for an easy to sew project that you can pick long or cropped!

Go chic with our easy to sew trouser pattern

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