Irene Feeney

Irene Feeney

9 Fashion-Forward Work Shirts to Invest in Now

Say goodbye to your army of pale blue button-downs – it’s time to get out of your office style rut with our top styling tips and shopping picks.

9 Work Shirts We Love Right Now

1. Pair a pastel top with cream or white trousers for a fresh spring look.


aed 876 Miranda

2. Invest in shirt dresses – they can be worn with pointy-toe heels, loafers or as a light coat.

Soft Shirt Dress

aed 299 Mango

White Shirt Dress

aed 1150 Naomi

3. Look to cinched-in waists to create a stunning silhouette. Wear with a midi skirt or tailored trousers.

Striped Bow Blouse

aed 199 Mango

4. Animal print is not just for nights out. Think tiger, cow, leopard, snake or even dog prints for day. Pair with simple black trousers to keep the look sleek.

Dalmatian Print Shirt in Blue

aed 119.88 PrettyLittleThing

5. A soft pussy-bow shirt in an unexpected colour like rust or deep jewel tones looks great on its own or under a blazer.

Pussy-Bow Washed-Silk Blouse

aed 1733 Diane Von Furstenberg

6. Who says you can’t wear pajamas to work? Wear a pajama shirt with black skinnies or tucked into wide-legged trousers for an on-trend twist.

Embroidered Satin Pyjama Shirt

aed 129 Ginger

7. Look for interesting yet flattering shapes and details like bow belts that can be tied at the front or back, or batwing sleeves.

Utility Shirt with Tie Waist Detail in Beige

aed 119.88 Monki

8. Give your striped shirts a makeover by investing in bold colour combos like pale pink and deep burgundy.

Pink Stripe Batwing Sleeve Shirt

aed 180 River Island

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