Your basic white tee is more versatile than you think. Here's how to style it—for the office, a casual Saturday, and a get together with friends.
Start With The Tee add a Pretty Skirt and a Scarf
To buy: Uniqlo Supima Cotton Jersey Crew Neck Short Sleeve T-shirt, $10; uniqlo.com.
Ladylike extras—slingback kitten heels, a straw hat—give a unisex tee a retro, feminine vibe that feels unfussy but fancy enough for brunch or a baby shower.
To buy: Oak + Fort skirt, $78; oakandfort.com.
Joules Square neckerchief, $20; joulesusa.com.
Lizzie Fortunato Reversible Skinny Georgia belt, $195; ofakind .com.
Kin The Label Lucy hat, $130; kinlabel.com.
Jessica Simpson Double Stone Post Drop earrings, $10; amazon.com.
Aldo Creranna slingback heels,$80; aldoshoes.com.
...Add A Suit
A T-shirt can look downright professional. Just keep your accessories as polished as you would if you were wearing a silk blouse. A statement necklace disguises the telltale cotton-rib collar.
To buy: Alex Marie Tessa jacket, $129, and Tallulah pants, $79; dillards.com.
Kate Spade New York Bauble Drop earrings,$48; amazon.com.
Stella & Dot necklace,$198; stelladot.com.
Skagen Anita watch, $175; skagen.com.
Clove + Revel Charlotte satchel, $365; cloveandrevel.com.
Nine West Affable flats, $79; ninewest.com.
...Add a Tank and Jeans
For a colorful, of-the-moment twist on jeans and a tee, layer on a lightweight tank. The attached belt on this one brings refinement to a laid-back look.
To buy: French Connection Dalma cami, $58; frenchconnection.com.
Frame Le High Straight Whithers jeans, $235; frame-store.com.
American Eagle Rose Round sunglasses, $16; ae.com.
David Aubrey Triangle Cutout cuff, $69; davidaubrey.com.
Shinola Accordion crossbody bag, $395; shinola.com.
Italeau Soldani Water Resistant sandals,$395; italeau.com.