Project Upgrade is a recurring franchise for those just starting their style journey. Each entry introduces three dependable, stylish—and above all, attainable—brands perfect for building your wardrobe, all at a prices well below retail. If you have been itching to update your wardrobe but unsure which direction to go in, look no further

At the core of every great wardrobe are dependable basics. A great pair of jeans, a solid sweater and a great denim jacket are staples everyone needs before they venture into uncharted territory. While statement pieces are great, without the proper essentials to back them up, they inevitably wear thin after a few wears. Bellow, we present three labels that do basics better than anyone–at a price you can only find on Grailed.