MONDAY: Shirt story: A well-fitting white shirt is a must-have item. It flatters most body shapes and is easy to layer under dresses and blazers. Essential blazer $159 (6-18) from Max. Essential contrast shirt $79 (6-18). Military dress $199 from Esprit (6-16) from Max.

Weekly wardrobe fashion gallery

How to create a different look for every day.

By Lucia Tigri-Brown

It’s time to get back to reality and to work. Make the transition easier by ensuring you have all the basics to build on, giving you a different look every day of the week. You may have many of these items in your wardrobe, so all it takes is a few pieces to fill in the gaps. Take a classic suit, a white shirt and a block colour pant and blazer, add one structured neutral dress and one fun feminine dress, and throw in any tops you already have. There – a recipe for looking good every day.