The one-size-up, mannish button-down shirt has renewed go-anywhere appeal this summer. Whether loaded with chunky chain necklaces or stripped back, tails left to fly, you’ll find it’s a staple that treads softly but never fails to make an impact. Here are six eclectic new ways to wear a shirt now, with a little stimulus from the couture street style set.
Sheer shirts are having a moment, but masculine shapes suit the new louche mood best. Go tonal – it’s chicer – and add a must-have beaded bag for good measure.
Don’t underestimate the refreshing lack of formality that comes with a make-up free visage, unadorned ears and a crisp striped shirt, unbuttoned to expose the clavicle. Lazy Girl Style Hacks For This Summer
Shirt-tails flying is a good look, but tucking in your printed cotton has elevated cache. Take the smartening act further with a whip-thin belt and a Seventies shoulder bag.