6 Ways to Style a Classic White T-shirt

hailey bieber in a white t-shirtHailey Bieber

A white t-shirt has been a staple clothing item for quite some time now. Lookup any list of wardrobe must-haves, and the classic white tee is bound to make a list. The white t-shirt is a basic clothing item but has proven to be one of the most versatile pieces of clothing ever. The power of a classic white tee is in its simplicity. It can be dressed up, dressed down, and used to make a statement. More often than not, this blank and plain item says more about a person’s style than any other clothing they have on.

In pop culture, the classic white t-shirt has graced the world of high fashion, hip-hop, movies in every decade. It doesn’t need to make a comeback because it never leaves. In the 90s and early aughts, top artists like Madonna and Salt N’ Pepper rocked this basic, and decades later, it’s still a must-have in every girl’s closet.

ways to style a classic white t-shirtBeyonce in 2009, Madonna in the early 1990s, Kathy Ireland in 1983.

7 ways to style a classic white t-shirt
Salt N’ Pepper 1995 /Image source: Vogue

How to style a white t-shirt

So we’ve established that the white t-shirt is timeless and will always be in style. Now let’s talk about ways to style a white t-shirt and work it into your current style for an effortless, airy, and sexy look. You can style a white t-shirt with pretty much anything. You can wear a white t-shirt under a blazer for an office look or over a bikini for an effortless beach look. We’ve listed cool ways you can style your white t-shirt with great styling examples from style connoisseurs like Hailey Bieber and Kendel Jenner.

White T-shirt with Blue Jeans

You can’t really go wrong with a pair of jeans and a white tee. Throw it on with a pair of boots in the cooler months or gladiator sandals or ballet flats in the summer. When in doubt, this is the way to go because you really can’t go wrong with this get-up.

 

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With a skirt

The white t-shirt is like a shape-shifting-all-blending piece of clothing so that you can throw it on pretty much any skirt, including a shirt cute skirt for an urban chic inspired.

 

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Put a blazer on it

The blazer has the magic of elevating any outfit. A white, black, or bold colored blazer will do because a “white t-shirt doesn’t care.” You can also take it a step further and wear a full-on suit ensemble for the office or a corporate event.

 

 

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With Tailored pants

This look gives off a sophisticated and fashionable vibe, and you don’t even have to put much thought into it.

 

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With Leather

Faux leather has been a top trend lately, and it’s led to some really cook and innovative outfits. As with most things, it pairs perfectly with a white shirt.

 

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With Prints

Well, if there’s something you don’t have to think through, it’s the fact that a white t-shirt will be perfect with any print and in any form. Be it floral, stripes, or even pineapples. It’ll make your prints pop.

 

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The white t-shirt is versatile in more than one way. It’s also affordable and comes in different price ranges. Shop Below

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Jiji is a writer, entrepreneur, and digital marketing specialist based in New York. She writes about personal development, self-actualization, mental health, and creativity as they relate to the quarter-life crisis experiences of millennials and gen-z. She has a deep love for quirky podcasts, coffee, and chocolate desserts.