Do you ever start shopping and realize that you don’t just want one or two items but suddenly crave an entire wardrobe overhaul? Because, same. On a recent visit to peruse the new arrivals section on Nordstrom‘s site, I came across so many strong pieces from the retailer that I started envisioning a whole new wardrobe with these chic updates. The retailer’s selection is always a pretty strong one, but on this particular occasion, it was the wardrobe basics that really caught my eye and made me consider replacing the very versions in my own closet.
These aren’t just your plain T-shirts or basic leggings. No, the new Nordstrom items I’m about to showcase here each have something special about them that sets them apart from the basics you could find anywhere else. Think trendy distressed jeans, printed mesh tops, and even elevated-looking sweatpants that are all delightfully affordable. As the kids say, yes, I’m “simping” over these cool finds and I think you will, too. Scroll down to shop all my picks.
The denim shape that’s about to get a lot of hype this year. I can see this tissue-thin turtleneck top becoming part of my winter uniform. Fresh sweat set, anyone? I love this neutral hue called “cashew”. These are the chicest house shoes I’ve seen in a long time. I also like that they convert to clogs if you wear the buckle at your heels. The trendy staple everyone and their mother is about to wear in 2021. Cable-knit is cool again. Tell a friend. Beyond Yoga has the softest pieces so I just know this is one I’ll wear constantly. The product name says it all. The ultimate layering piece. There’s nothing more luxurious than a cashmere sweater and the polo neck gives this timeless knit a modern feel. 2021 energy. Worth ditching your jeans for. The easy basic I didn’t know my closet was missing. Can you say loungewear? It’s a hard yes from me. The perfect throw-on piece if I’ve seen one. Definition of a wintertime basic. A more elevated take on this everyday bag. Anine Bing’s selection of easygoing staples is It girl-approved. The throw-it-on-with-jeans top your closet was craving. My plain tube socks could never. As timeless as it gets. Each of Nanushka’s leather pieces is more lust-worthy than the last I predict that everyone will wear this denim trend with their ankle boots. The lingerie-inspired stitching here is so chic. The pretty lounge pants you were looking for. I love that this looks like a vintage find. Anything in this color strikes me as ultra-elevated. A tank that easily goes from workout to hangout.