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The new basics

It’s time to ring in the new year and, with it, some new threads.

It’s time to ring in the new year and, with it, some new threads.

It’s only natural to want to kick-start the year with a little something to spruce up our closet. After all, Chinese New Year is also around the corner and we all know what that means — new clothes.

Sure, there are many things from last year that are still in, such as colourful pants — whether long or short — and checked shirts. And yes, we know the task of revamping your wardrobe can be a tough one: As everyone knows, trends change each season, sometimes so quickly it’s difficult to keep up.

On Her: Indigo sleeveless shirt with printed stars, Denizen, $49.90; Light denim skinny jeans, Denizen, $79.90; Pink purse, New Look; Silver heels, New Look.



On her: Light blue printed sleeveless shirt, Denizen, $49.90; Pale mint green miniskirt, Denizen, $59.90; Silver necklace, New Look; Lime yellow purse, New Look



On her: Checked sleeveless shirt, Denizen, $49.90; Baby pink shorts, Denizen, $59.90; Brown tote bag, New Look; White pumps, New Look.



On him: Checked long-sleeved shirt, Denizen, $59.90; Denim shorts, Denizen, $59.90; Brown high-cut sneakers, New Look; Bracelets, model’s own.


On her: Hot coral sleeveless shirt, Denizen, $49.90; Dark blue skinny jeans, Denizen, $79.90; Silver bar necklace, New Look; Brown wedges, New Look.



On him: Red checked long-sleeved shirt, Denizen, $59.90; Beige shorts, Denizen, $59.90; Bracelets, model’s own.

On her: Blue plaid sleeveless shirt, Denizen, $49.90; Pale mint green skinny trousers, Denizen, $79.90.


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