There are a few key items that I think live up to the status of true wardrobe staples. And yes, the white button-down shirt is one of said items. I truly believe this tried-and-true basic can make any outfit feel chic and polished given its timeless and versatile nature. This season, I am specifically focusing on more relaxed cuts and forward details like exaggerated sleeves for a modern feel. Fun fact: My mother actually just bought one of these looser blouses (this style from Madewell), and it’s currently a go-to in her rotation.
With all that in mind, I took a gander through the IG feeds of some of my favorite fashion follows to uncover a few standout looks featuring the trusty white button-down shirt. I’m talking everything from a sleek layered ensemble to a cute denim outfit.
Keep scrolling for more, including a smattering of shopping inspiration in case you want to add a fresh piece into your rotation.