Sandy Koszarek spent years working as a VIP stylist at Nordstrom with a focus on helping her clients build out their wardrobes. Now, she’s focusing on her blog, Stylish Sandy, full-time and is providing styling guidance through online shopping tips. One question Koszarek has consistently gotten from her clients over the years revolves around the key pieces that can help make a closet feel all the more fashionable. Naturally, Koszarek always has a shopping list up her sleeve. In fact, she thinks people who inherently “dress well” and receive compliments own a handful of specific items that are effortless and always chic.
Below you’ll uncover the staples this former VIP Nordstrom stylist thinks could be worth adding to a wardrobe to help create elevated looks. You’ll notice that the selects in question are all highly versatile and could be worn in a range of different ways and also suit a variety of styles. Keep scrolling for more, along with visual and shopping inspiration.