Fashion 

These Are Zendaya's 5 Wardrobe Essentials

A complete guide to the actress’ off-duty style.

By
3,621 Hypes

Starting out as a Disney star, Zendaya is someone who has truly captured her fans’ hearts. Known for her roles in Spider-Man, The Greatest Showman and most recently, HBO‘s TV series Euphoria, she’s been a familiar face on the big screen and on streaming services. Not only that, but she’s become a fashion and beauty icon with her easy-breezy style. It’s no surprise that she has released her own footwear line, athleisure collection and collaboration range with Tommy Hilfiger.

The rising starlet has truly unique style whether she’s dressing down in jeans and sneakers or dressing up in silk pieces and heels. On her 23rd birthday, September 1, we’re breaking down the five wardrobe essentials she can’t leave home without. Scroll down below to see the latest installment of our Celebrity Wardrobe Essentials series. While you’re looking at how to recreate Zendaya’s aesthetic, here’s our tutorial to her sunset makeup look.

1. Crisp Button-Up Shirts

Taking notes from vintage-inspired style, Zendaya is often seen sporting crisp button-up shirts. Wear them with a pair of trousers or cinched at the waist with a belt like she does. Go for a boxy, classic cut from Helmut Lang, a pop of color from Gucci or a completely unique, ruffled look from sacai.

Helmut Lang
Blue Shell Shirt
$400 USD
Harvey NicholsHarvey Nichols 
Gucci
Pintucked Silk Crepe de Chine Shirt
$1,300 USD
Net-a-PorterNet-a-Porter 
Sacai
Ruffled Satin-Paneled Poplin Shirt
$645 USD
Net-a-PorterNet-a-Porter 

 

View this post on Instagram

 

Hello from me, my son, and my big ass feet♥️ (No, but seriously.. why do my feet look so big at this angle)

A post shared by Zendaya (@zendaya) on

2. Cozy Sneakers

Whether it’s a classic pair of high-top Converse, Nike Air Jordan 1s or PUMA Suedes, it’s no secret that Zendaya is a fan of sneakers. When the actress isn’t attending red carpet events, her style is pretty casual so comfortable shoes are key.

Nike
Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG Spider-Man: Origin Story
$839 USD
Stadium GoodsStadium Goods 
Converse
All Star Hi Black/White
$60 USD
Foot LockerFoot Locker 
PUMA
Suede Classic Velvet
$75 USD
Foot LockerFoot Locker 

 

View this post on Instagram

 

It always starts normal

A post shared by Zendaya (@zendaya) on

3. High-Waisted Jeans

Another cozy essential of Zendaya’s is a pair of high-waisted denim jeans. Style them with a fall-ready turtleneck or tuck an oversized T-shirt in. Check out our selects from Balmain, MM6 Maison Margiela and Balenciaga.

Balmain
Tapered High-Waist Jeans
$556 USD
HarrodsHarrods 
MM6 Maison Margiela
High-Rise Wide Leg Cropped Denim Jeans
$415 USD
LuisaViaRomaLuisaViaRoma 
Balenciaga
High-Rise Straight Jeans
$695 USD
mytheresa.commytheresa.com 

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Zendaya (@zendaya) on

4. Silk Pieces

It’s pretty obvious that Zendaya knows how to keep it classy and comfortable in silk pieces. Go for the pajama aesthetic with matching silk sets or mix up textures with satin separates. Take a look below for blazer, shorts and blouse options from Marques’Almeida, Fendi and Prada.

Marques’Almeida
Double-Breasted Oversized Silk Blazer
$887 USD
MATCHESFASHIONMATCHESFASHION 
Prada
Silk Shorts
$840 USD
mytheresa.commytheresa.com 
Fendi
Silk Crêpe de Chine Shirt
$1,490 USD
mytheresa.commytheresa.com 

 

View this post on Instagram

 

PFW 19

A post shared by Zendaya (@zendaya) on

5. Stiletto Heels

When she’s not wearing sneakers, Zendaya is often spotted wearing stiletto heels. From classic Christian Louboutin pumps to bright pink heels, the actress knows how to elevate her looks, literally.

Christian Louboutin
Kate 100 Metallic-Canvas Pumps
$645 USD
MATCHESFASHIONMATCHESFASHION 
Balenciaga
Knife Mules
$877 USD
MATCHESFASHIONMATCHESFASHION 
Tom Ford
Padlock Embellished Leather Sandals
$1,090 USD
Net-a-PorterNet-a-Porter 
Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Miley Cyrus & Liam Hemsworth Are Reportedly Working on Their Divorce Settlement
Culture

Miley Cyrus & Liam Hemsworth Are Reportedly Working on Their Divorce Settlement

According to a source, the couple should be done with the proceedings soon.
3,807 Hypes

Get Your Hands on adidas' New Yung-1 Sneakers in "Crystal White"
Footwear

Get Your Hands on adidas' New Yung-1 Sneakers in "Crystal White"

A sleek design to add to your footwear lineup.
4,032 Hypes

Rihanna Bought an Entire Archive of Kimora Lee Simmons' Baby Phat
Fashion

Rihanna Bought an Entire Archive of Kimora Lee Simmons' Baby Phat

Another fan of the iconic brand.
12,445 Hypes

Bottega Veneta's Dream Knotted Sandals Are the Next It Shoes
Footwear

Bottega Veneta's Dream Knotted Sandals Are the Next It Shoes

Dropping in “Red,” “Blue” and “Green.”
1,310 Hypes

Here Are 4 Lipsticks We'll Be Wearing All Fall Long
Beauty 

Here Are 4 Lipsticks We'll Be Wearing All Fall Long

Favorites from Fenty Beauty, Chanel and more.
13,518 Hypes

6 Statement Boots You Need in Your Seasonal Rotation
Footwear 

6 Statement Boots You Need in Your Seasonal Rotation

Pieces from Gucci, Marine Serre, Vetements and more.
1,950 Hypes

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Keep updated on the latest news.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.