Level 1-1: Humble Origins
Having good style begins with learning good taste. Good taste does not equate to expensive possessions... there are countless hideous and hideously expensive things out there in the world.
It starts with a good, basic pair of denim jeans.
What's more versatile than a good pair of jeans? Since this piece of your attire can be worn nearly daily, you're best off slightly investing in a pair of good quality fabric and build.