Fabuless Classics

Trends are a great way to play with fashion and change up your wardrobe, but classics make the perfect investment thanks to their timelessness and versatility. That doesn't mean they have to break the bank either. Just ask fashion stylist Erica Wark, who shows us six classic pieces for $100 or less.

Fabuless Classics

The Trench Coat: The trench coat is a classic fashion staple that every woman should have in their closet. Typically, it's in camel, but if you want to be more adventurous there are plenty of other colours you can try as well.

Trench Coat $32.99 Smart Set
Pant $14.95, Top $12, and Shoe $20.95 H&M
Grand Total = $98.89

The White Shirt: Normally we say invest in your classics, but the white shirt is one of those pieces that needs to be refreshed to keep it looking its brightest white.

Shirt $19 Joe Fresh
Jacket $41.80 and Pant $27.80 Forever 21
Shoe $15 Suzy Shier
Grand Total = $103.60

Fabuless Classics

The Animal Print Dress: Animal print never goes out of style. If you're hestitant to try it out, go for a smaller scale print that isn't so bold.

Dress $39.50 Jacob
Blazer $35 Smart Set
Shoe $15 Ardene
Necklaces $10 each H&M
Grand Total = $99.50

The Little Black Dress: When shopping for the LBD, pay attention to the details such as the neckline, length and cut. Choose a dress that flatters your best features, and you can adapt it for many occasions.

Dress $29.80, earring $9.80 Forever 21
Shoe $29.95, bracelet $5 H&M
Tights $4 Suzy Shier
Grand Total = $78.55

Fabuless Classics

Denim: A great pair of jeans can be one of the most versatile pieces in your wardrobe. A darker wash with a great fit can be worn at the office, on the weekend, and even on a date or night out with the girls.

Denim $24.99, top $45 Sears
Shoes $7.50 Ardene
Earrings $8 Reitmans
Grand Total = 87.50

The Pencil Skirt: When shopping for a pencil skirt, choose a length that will flatter your legs, at or below the knee. It's one of those pieces that can be paired with anything on top, so don't be afraid to mix and match.

Pencil Skirt $21.80, shoe $18.99, earring $6.80 Forever 21
Top $25 and necklace $6.90 Suzy Shier
Grand Total = $79.49

Stylist Erica Wark