The white button-down is a true wear-anywhere piece. Whether you rock it with a chic collar flip or cool pushed-up sleeves, the tailored staple sharpens any look, from frayed jeans to ladylike skirts to sportswear separates. Here, we’ve curated seven ways to style it that are completely fashion-girl approved. From office-appropriate to weekend-ready, each outfit proves the crisp classic is the most versatile item in your closet. Get inspired.
The White Button-Down
Bring polish to a casual-cool look by pairing with frayed jeans, a velvet tote and leather slides.
JA Labradorite Chain Tassel Earrings
Marrakesh Cropped High-Rise Bootcut Jeans
Stretch-Cotton Poplin Shirt
MICHAEL Michael Kors
Add structure to a ruffled midi skirt, and finish with ladylike accessories.
Delicate Long Y-Necklace
Chain Patent Bag
Carolyn Slingback Pump
Team with track pants and a lacy bralette for a playful riff on sportswear.
Benchley Saffiano-Leather Shoulder Bag
Long Line Bralette
Kingvel Velcro Strap Sneaker
Collier Satin-Trimmed Stretch-Twill Track Pants
Elizabeth and James
Go glam by layering beneath a velvet slip dress, and don't forget the luxe add-ons.
Black Alter Croc Shoulder Bag
Jackie Stacked Cluster Ring
Avalon Ankle Tie Flat Point
Wear open over a swimsuit for a pulled-together look poolside—raffia accessories ensure laid-back vibes.
Flower 8 Sunglasses
Nantucket Striped Stretch-Cloqué Swimsuit
Bring balance to a mini hemline and bohemian extras.
Leather Choker Lariat
Crescent Mini Cross-Body Bag
Grandiose Pointy Toe Boot
Star Flower Embroidered Miniskirt
For a grown-up version of nonchalant chic, wear with denim overalls and sleek, sporty accessories.
White Leather Mini Backpack
Marilyn Suede Brim Baseball Cap
Rag & Bone
Summit Culotte Overalls
Chuck II Low Top Sneaker