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3 Ways To Dress Up A White Button Up Shirt

3 Ways To Dress Up A White Button Up Shirt

The white shirt is one of the most versatile and important pieces to include in your wardrobe, forever loved for providing a classic, fresh and effortless tone to any outfit. While a simple white shirt may sound a little boring, it needn’t be. Try styling your white shirt with a twist this season, the options are endless.


Back To Front

Ever considered styling your shirt back to front? Push the boundaries with this fashion forward take and show off a little back. The key to working this look is to unbutton the top few buttons and the bottom few buttons then tie the ends in a knot. Style with a lace bralette in black or dusty pink underneath to create even more wow.


Lady Like

Pair an oversized white shirt with a ladylike midi skirt for a contrast of of masculine and feminine. Tuck the shirt in and roll the sleeves up for ease and style add a belt around the waist to pull the look together. This style makes the most impact with a contrasting fabric, silk is a great choice and a pop of colour works wonders too. An edgy bootie or heel finishes the look off perfectly.



Style your white shirt with some slouchy denim jeans for the ultimate in don’t-care-cool. The slouchier the better! Distressed denim is your best bet to nail this look and by pairing some bold silver jewellery and a black heel you will avoid looking daggy but rather undone, edgy and fashion forward! A small cross body bag will also bring the whole look together, better yet if it features a chain strap for added texture and depth.


Kimberley is a fashion blogger, stylist, and creative consultant based in Canberra, Australia. She is passionate about the creativity of fashion and helping people find confidence through style. Her experience in the industry spans over a decade and she aims to draw upon her knowledge and acquired skills to help others access the joy of self-expression through style. She is active on her blog, www.thestyleside.net, as well as on her Instagram profile @the_style_side.