It’s the festive season with Rakshabandhan happening just last week and Onam fast-approaching. Now we all know what that means, right? Gifts galore from family members i.e more money to spend this month!  If you, like most of us can’t afford to blow all your spoils (or pocket money) on shopping, you’ve come to the right place. All you need are some staple pieces to mix and match to suit whatever the occasion is.

P.S- They’re all in the price range between 500-1500/-. Isn’t that a steal?

Here are some staple pieces for the ladies that we’ll show you how to style for different days:

WomenOn a shopping spree with the gang

 Women look 1

You have no intention of doing anything but lazing around over the weekend. But then the gang is out to celebrate your screwed-up week with a shopping gig. What do you do? Dress up real quick in something simple but trendy, like a white sleeveless top, faded denims and white sneakers. To neatly tie the look together, get a floral sling bag to carry your essentials.

Can’t wait for the date?

 Women look 2

Dressing up for a date sends you fumbling around your wardrobe. And before you know it, you are late… yet again. Need some help, don’t you? Pair a printed skirt with your staple white sleeveless top. Finish off the look with a nude hand bag and pumps. And you are all set to go!

Out on a beach

 Women look 3

Who wants to sweat it when on a vacation? Here’s an effortlessly simple beach look for you. Team a pair of denim shorts with a crop top and flip flops. That’s all you need to pull off this chic ensemble. Take in the sun and have fun girls!

Last minute party plans!

women look 4

You have plans to Netflix and chill in your jammies one minute and a party to go to the next! Tips to dress up quickly? Pick up a crop top, pair it with faded denims and finish off with ankle-strap sandals for a stylish party look.

Don’t worry boys, we didn’t forget about you. Here’s what you need and how to style the essentials:

Men essentials

 Coffee with your girl

Men look 1Want to impress your lady-love on your next date? Here’s a recipe for success — white shirt, navy chinos and your best pair of loafers or lace-ups. Carry a jacket for extra swag. Add a spritz of aftershave and your million-dollar smile and she’s sure to swoon.

Roam the city with friends

Men look 2What’s more comfortable than your favourite T-shirt? To look stylish on a casual day out, throw on a printed tee and you are all set! That was quick, wasn’t it?

Hit the party look

Men look 3Simplest way to dress up for a party? Toss on a jacket to your ensemble. A printed T-shirt, your trusty pair of jeans, a jacket and of course boots! There, you have a winning party look in hand.

Sweat it in style

 Men look 4You don’t want to spend much time putting up a look together, for the next stop. That’s why we keep it simple with a T-shirt, joggers and trainers. That, and a bit of resolve is all it takes to hit the gym.

We’d love to hear if you tried these looks. Update us by commenting below, we’re all ears! Want more style updates? Here’s a look at the denim trends we’re currently crushing over.