Christine Roos

How to Upstyle the Hardest-Working Piece in Your Wardrobe

Three easy ways to style your favourite white T-shirt day and night.



Every closet needs a few white tees on rotation – a soft, good-quality one will be the ultimate style chameleon, easily transitioning from day to night and giving you endless options. Here are three easy ways to style your favourite white T-shirt:

With a structured skirt

A sunshine yellow skirt paired with a white T says, hello, summer!

Play Women’s Basic Logo Tee

aed 312.20 Commes Des Garcons

For day: T + skirt + flat sandals

For evening, simply add: Layered gold jewellery + block heels

Button through linen skirt

aed 456.96 Jigsaw

Animal Print Leather Flat Sandals

aed 199 Zara Collection

Moon & Stars Layered Necklace

aed 39 Ginger

Program block heeled high shoes in mint

aed 223.16 Asos Design

With distressed jeans

Name a more classic pairing than a softly laundered white T and a pair of blue jeans…

Vintage wash V-neck tee

aed 79 Gap

For day: T + vintage jeans + sneakers

For evening, simply add: Oversized blazer + leather clogs

Pedal Pusher Jeans ON SALE

aed 439.25 Closed
aed879 50

Court Royale Lace Up Closure Sneakers – White ON SALE

aed 214 Nike
aed285 25

Check Structured Blazer ON SALE

aed 199 Mango
aed399 50

Studded Leather Clog

aed 249 Mango

With a slip dress

For the ultimate 90s throwback, pop a white T under a slip dress.

Classic Collared Slim Fit Polo Shirt – White ON SALE

aed 125 Levi’s
aed169 26

For day: T + slip dress + ankle boots

For evening, simply add: Denim jacket + headband

Contrast Dress ON SALE

aed 99 Zara Collection
aed169 41

Linette Jwelled Bootie – Black

aed 499 Nanette Lepore

Icon Denim Jacket

aed 349 Gap

Twist Front Headband

aed 39 Ginger

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