The capsule wardrobe has a long and storied history with Donna Karan’s 1985 capsule collection of 7 interchangeable pieces popularising the concept. Ever since women have been seeking out the holy grail of those minimal garments which offer maximum outfit options.
The Modern Capsule includes an LBD, True Blue Jeans & a Classic Breton
As ever Grazia has its own opinion on the items which every girl worth her style salt should have in her wardrobe. These are the pieces which are worth their price tag ten times over in terms of cost per wear, and will never ever date. From old school stalwarts like the Breton top to modern classics like the Perfecto biker jacket, this selection of staples will provide the building blocks for you to create a fully functioning wardrobe (that means no frocks still with their price tags on...).
Click through the gallery above to see our definitive edit of the top 10 essentials every woman no matter what her style needs in their closet!