No wardrobe is complete without a couple of gorgeous dresses in there! By investing in the basics, or building blocks, of your closet, you’ll find that feeling stuck with what to wear is a thing of the past. A dress really is the ultimate piece as you can literally just throw it on and go, without having to fuss with much else at all! One less thing to think about is always handy especially when you’re running out the door in the morning or to a big event. These are the seven styles that you need in your wardrobe…

Little Black Dress

Everyone needs a little black dress in their wardrobe, it’s an age-old staple that will literally never be out of style. You’ll always look chic and put together in your LBD. Look for a silhouette that fits and flatters you flawlessly, ideally something that’s appropriate for day and night. This way, you’re going to get maximum wear out of your piece. Don’t be afraid to invest in a high-quality LBD, it’s going to be with you for a long time, after all!

Shift Dress

The shift is one of those dresses that saves you on days when you can’t be bothered and you’re not really feeling your figure all that much. The style sits loosely around your body and usually falls around the knee or just above. Look for a high neck style to put a stylish edge on this relaxed cut. Wear with wedges, chunky sneakers, and knee-high boots all year round to feel effortlessly fashion-forward and ridiculously comfortable wherever you go!

Silky Slip

A silk slip is going to work for literally every occasion on your social calendar, and it’s a lot of fun to style once you get creative with it! Wear jackets, jumpers, tee shirts, button-ups, vests, cardigans – everything! This will be useful all year round, so again it’s worth investing in if you can.

Boho Maxi

A flowing bohemian style maxi dress is a total no brainer and perfect for when you want to make a strong style statement without much effort at all. Pile your hair up in a high bun, add some eye-catching earrings, and a few metal bangles and you have a stunning outfit in a matter of moments. Make use of the most advanced ionic technology helps in reducing frizz and flyaway hairs to give a sleek salon-style finish in less than half the time. The Ghd Air Hairdryer is a professional dryer with 2100 watt AC Motor which delivers high-pressure airflow for fast drying.

You can either opt for a block toned neutral, black or navy or go for a bright and bold pattern for when you’re feeling colorful.

Midi Tea Dress

A beautiful midi dress is always going to be in style, so it’s a fabulous one to invest in, you know you’re going to be getting your wear out of it! Look for a printed patterned piece in soft pastel or neutral tone for the perfect summer frock. Wear with sneakers, sandals and brogues, basket bags and denim jackets – whether you want to feel cool and casual or you want to dress it up a little with statement hoop earrings and heels, this one is going to be a great option to have handy.

Winter Knit

A body-con fit knitted dress is a lifesaver during the chilly months! Look for a long sleeve style that hits the knee and wear with chunky knit jumpers, leather jackets, trench coats – whatever you like! This style goes fantastically with brogues, ankle boots, knee-high boots, and pointed toe flats. You can wear this to the office, or a night out and still feel fabulous, so it’s a very useful one to have tucked away in your wardrobe. Keep an eye out for navy, forest green or burgundy toned knitted dresses for a flattering and comfortable piece.

Statement Evening Dress

Everyone needs a killer evening dress that knocks it out of the park for their special events. Nothing hits harder than the realization that you have to run out to spend an inordinate amount of money on a new dress the second you get an invite notification, right? Well, when you already have a flawless fitting frock in your closet, you never have to worry about it again! Look for a neutral tone in a strappy A-line cut that you can wear everywhere and tweak with accessories accordingly!