Fashion changed completely last year, and it’s not reverting anytime soon. It’s all about basics and neutrals, but we do miss our fabulous glam outfits. But now that the new year is here, we’re changing the fashion memo from comfort over style to equally comfortable and stylish. If you’re looking for jaw-dropping looks that don’t require you to suck in your stomach and restrict your movement, then you’re going to love this list. It’s the perfect place to start. Here are 31 options that will revamp your wardrobe for the new year.
We’ve covered all bases, including chic dresses, cuddly sweaters, and sleek shoes. Whether you’re looking for casual fits or date night looks, you can count on these pieces.
Nanushka Eria Sweater ($425)
Make your 2021 wardrobe all about maximum chicness by adding this striking chocolate-colored sweater. It’s made in a chunky knit style, featuring a zip-up neck, and is perfect to pair with wide-leg pants and rugged Chelsea boots.
Tach Clothing Mia Cardigan ($295)
The elegance a white cardigan adds is simply incomparable. Our pick is this stunning cardigan with a double-breasted silhouette that gives it a distinctive look. It great for any occasion because of its versatile profile. Get ready to take on the year in style.
Free People Sweetheart Mock Neck Sweater
Swap out your plain old sweater for this eye-catching option. The beautiful cable knit pattern elevates this grey sweater’s style, and the slouchy silhouette keeps you comfy. Master your style by pairing it with a distressed pair of mom-jeans and sneakers for a chic laidback look.
Nanushka Cleto Sweater ($350)
Comfort meets style in this elegant one-shoulder sweater. The streamlined profile and roomy sleeve add a major style factor to the top. The mid-waist belt further cinches you in for a flattering effect and looks great with any bottoms.
NBD Kiera Sweater ($158)
Trying to stay on top of your game for 2021? Choose cutout tops to stay on-trend. This delicate sweater with a seamless profile is a fantastic way to wear the trend. Tuck into flared white trousers, a slick back hairdo, and gold jewelry.
This wrap sweater in a beautiful neutral hue has a flattering plunging neckline and a knot on the side. Enhance it even further by pairing it with leather pants and a matching bag.
H&M Cable-knit Sweater ($34.99)
This cable knit sweater is incredibly versatile because of its ivory hue and is a perfect way to elevate any bottoms. Wear it with denim pants, a leather skirt, ribbed joggers, or sleek trousers.
This adorable olive-toned sweater features three-quarter sleeves with subtle pleating at the shoulder. It adds a whiff of elegance while still being relaxed. The cotton-merino wool blend makes it extra soft and comfy.
The Andamane Forget Me Not Cropped Cardigan
Neutral colored, cable knit cardigan that in a cropped silhouette that is super flattering. Make it even more stunning by pairing it with a wide-leg pair of pants and sleek boots.
This cardigan is the epitome of contemporary fashion. A trendy profile with a second-skin feel that exudes style is everything we’ve been looking for.
This sweater dress is ideal for when you’re facing a “what to wear” dilemma. It’s simple construction with a comfy composition makes it a great option to have in the wardrobe.
This fun and flirty dress feature slouchy puff sleeves and a playful silhouette. The adorable pink shade adds a lovely charm that you just won’t be able to resist.
LoveShackFancy Popover Dress ($395)
Pastel tones look adorable and elegant at the same time. It’s a foolproof option that we always gravitate towards when we want to amp up the chic meter. That’s why we picked this ruffled skirt with a smocked waist. Add a lovely pair of boots to complete the look.
For when you want to exude utter sophistication, you can’t go wrong with this plissé dress. It has a streamlined silhouette and a flattering twist detail at the waist. Add a beautiful clutch and silver jewelry to complete the look.
Topshop Ribbed Long Sleeve Cutout Jersey Minidress (
Delicate ribbing and bodycon profile make this dress feel like a second skin. The bold cutout at the chest adds an extra bit of flair so you can strut in confidence.
A slinky slip dress is an evergreen piece of clothing. They’re super versatile and can be worn all year round. Whether you want to wear it on its own in the summer or layer your sleek coats over it in the winter, you can rest assured knowing that it’ll look opulent no matter what.
Staud Astro Dress ($375)
Make way in your close for this angelic dress. In pure white with cutouts on either side, this dress is so captivating. It features puff sleeves and an elegant vibe that you can pair with dreamy ballerina shoes.
Relaxed style, puff sleeve dress composed of soft cotton and is easy to wear all day. It exudes a romantic allure and will look fantastic on anyone. Transform it into a glam look but adding a pair of stilettoes.
A deep neckline and a tie at the waist guarantees a flattering fit on the body. The neutral-toned knit allows you to wear it for any occasion, from casual weekend plans to dinner dates.
Cut from a soft cotton blend in a classic check print, this midi is a must-buy for a fashion lover. Trendy smocked style with a lovely square neckline makes this option a catch.
21. Reformation Sigmund Dress Es ($248)
Stand out in this eye-catching printed dress. The fitted bodice and sultry side slit will look insanely good and create a stunning shape.
Square Toe Studded Slides ($895)
Channel your inner diva with these heeled studded sandals. Made from luxe calf-skin and elevated by a trendy square toe to give it a fashionable look.
23. Raye Fara Heel
Raye Fara Heel ($168)
Exuding old Hollywood glam, these stunning furry heels with a striking tie-up strap is what dreams are made of. They’re vibrant, stylish and adds feminine allure to any outfit.
24. Nike Internationalist SE Sneaker
A cool pair of sneakers are essential for every fashion lover. They can complete every streetwear look while keeping your feet comfy. This sporty pair with a holographic ‘swoosh’ is versatile and chic.
Givenchy Look Book Square Toe Mule
If you’re looking for the trendiest pair of shoes then this is it. With an up-to-date profile made from lambskin-leather, these elegant mules will do the talking for you.
If you want to elevate your simple outfits without too much drama, then out these nude pumps to work. They’re super sleek and add the right amount of fabulousness to any outfit.
27. Steve Madden Senada Black Sandals ($109.95)
Make a statement in these chunky retro style shoes. If you have a 90s fashion obsession, then you cannot miss out on these platform heels with black grunge straps.
Steve Madden Vesa Faux Shearling Clog
Pamper your feet with these cozy faux shearling clogs. It keeps the feet warm and cozy in the peak of winter but also looks super cute.
Good American The Standout Square Toe Sandal ($169–$179)
Make your feet look sexy in these striking strappy heels with a trendy square toe that is embellished with hold hardware. Black and gold are a match made in heaven, and these shoes are proof of that.
Sam Edelman Jacquie 2 Faux Shearling Bootie
If you ask us about our favorite boots this season, then we’d have to choose shearling-lined boots. They make the feet feel like they’re walking on clouds, and the brown body adds the style factor.
Cult Gaia is known for its simple yet distinctive profiled shoes but this pair is by far our favorite from the collection. The clear straps are matched with a clear round heel that is accented with the most delicate flower petal- so stunning!