12 Fresh Ways To Style Your Basic White Tee

by Janelle Yau   |  Feb 15, 2017
Art: Clare Magno
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Trends come and go, but a basic white tee is not just versatile—it's timeless, too! Although it's been proven countless time that a white T-shirt can be worn with literally anything and everything in your closet for any occasion, a lot of girls still tend to skip this classic must-have when shopping in their favorite store because let's face it, a plain white tee isn't exactly a standout piece. But with the right styling and a little creativity, a white T-shirt can be cool, edgy, and trendy, too! Don't believe us? Scroll down and take your style cues from these fresh OOTD ideas that showcases this classic must-have!

Wear it with a denim mini for a retro OOTD that doesn't look passé.

Use it as a layering piece and wear it under a slip dress!

Make your white shirt and ripped jeans style equation extra edgy by wrapping a denim jacket around your waist.


Master the cool girl OOTD by wearing your white tee with a pair of denim cut-offs. Don't forget the white sneaks and retro sunnies!

Keep your OOTD cozy and fuzzy by throwing on a long cardigan for extra style points.

For a chic and feminine look for the day, opt for a white cropped tee and wear it with a girly white midi skirt.

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Up the ante of the white shirt by pairing with bold trousers!

Add a vest into the style equation for an instant dose of edge and sleek.

Embrace the Mom jeans trend and wear your white shirt with this vintage-esque jeans.


Throw suspenders into the mix for a unconventional take on the white tee style.

Wear your white shirt with a soft, but bold pink wrap skirt and carry a quirky purse to seal a fashionable deal.

One easy way to jazz up a plain white tee is to rely on luxe scarves to do the trick.

How about you? How would you freshen up this classic must-have?

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Janelle Yau
Fashion and Beauty Assistant
The Rebecca Bloomwood of Manila. I spend half of my time obsessing about the latest fashion craze, and the other half overthinking and over-analyzing just about anything under the sun. When I’m not busy as a bee playing with fifty shades of pink lippies, you can probably catch me swiping my plastic for yet another pair of shiny, pointed gold flats.
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