With 365 days in a year and only so much room in a closet, rethinking the ways you wear an item is a must. It is easy to get stuck in a rut, always pairing the same or similar pieces together, or to let older pieces get tucked away with out reusing them.
A is one of the most versatile but also most underrated pieces in a closet. In hopes of sparking your creativity, here are a few ways to restyle your favorite basic tee with simple basic pieces you may already have in your closet. I choose a colored tee, but all these looks work great with any color.
(size medium – size up for oversized look) // (size small – on sale) // (size 26) // (similar ) // Celine Bag (not available online ) // // //
1. Date Night: While it might seem counterintuitive to grab for a date, pairing it with edgier and feminine accessories gives a basic tee a life of its own. Feminine colors and a pair of heels add a softer touch, while a and add an edgy, masculine balance.
(size medium – size up for oversized look) // (size small) // (runs a little small – went half size up) // // //
2. Weekend – Daytime: Weekends seem to scream “T-SHIRT!”, but a pair of jeans is expected. Add a twist with a pair of paired with a instead of a workout shoe. I am obsessed with these . I got them in three colors – they are super soft and a sleek sweat pant. Pair a few to your daytime look to create a laid back but put-together weekend ensemble.
(size medium – size up for oversized look) // (size small) // (similar ) // // // Celine Bag (not available online ) // Photos by
3. Day to Night: If your weekends are anything like mine, sometimes it feels like the day’s activities necessitate a wardrobe change but allow no time for it. This is always a great opportunity to rethink a . Swapping your slip ons for a instantly elevates this look from day to night-appropriate. This on-the-go look is always a great option for transitioning from errands to a girls’ night.
(size medium – size up for oversized look) // (similar under $50 ) // (similar and ) // // // (almost sold out – also loving ) //
4. All day, everyday: My final look is one that you could wear anywhere. By layering a over a , you create a dimensional look that is both comfortable and flattering. Paired with a and ankle boots, this relaxed, unexpected combination is an outfit appropriate for any casual occasion.
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