In your 30s, style is less about which trends are the height of cool and more about well-made pieces you can lean on for a flattering look. The two can coincide, however, making for a masterful wardrobe. This spring, think subtle yet impactful tweaks to fail-safe dresses, shirts and skirts, plus reshaped accessories with timeless appeal. Here, 11 essentials you won’t regret investing in.
Spring Staples To Own By 30
Corseting lends wow factor to a classic button-down.
Raw edges are more popular than ever.
Ruffles and asymmetry are everywhere for spring.
Bold prints and patterns keep it interesting.
A tiered hem at mid-length is forever flattering.
Super-size metalwork feels fresh.
It's the perfect way to think pink.
Red looks good on everyone—and it's all the rage among the fashion set.
Lightly embellished slip-ons are the ultimate silhouette for throw-on-and-go style.
Round frames are eternally chic.
Waist-cinching details keep casual style elevated.