10 of the best white shirts
A style classic, we all need a crisp white shirt in our wardrobe. Here are 10 beauties available to buy now.
Everyone should have a decent white shirt in their wardrobe. A classic style staple, it’s versatile, understated, and instantly ups the chic-creds of an outfit.
But with so many out there, however will you choose? Ah, thanks for asking! Cue our short and sweet shopping list of our favourite local and high street options available to buy now. Just watch out for spillages, that red wine is a nightmare to clean off…
The bigger the better, people! The elongating pinstripes strike a stylish balance with this shirt’s oversized shape and dropped sleeves – roll them up for super-cool casual look. You can find it online at Gallivant, a small boutique in Thame, Bucks, so you’re doing your bit to support local too. Win win.
Available from Guildford boutique Courtyard, this Ann top in Leche is a classic wardrobe staple. Made from luxurious stretch silk, it’s a classic fit with a v neckline and short wide sleeves. Wear casually with jeans or tuck into smart trousers for a more formal look.
This long-sleeve linen-blend button down shirt is given a little zhush with a subtle gold lightening bolt print. It’s available online from Guildford boutique Courtyard.
A classic. Launched in 2017 under the H&M umbrella, ARKET is your go-to for simple, stylish and sophisticated separates with nods to Nordic style. You’ll find loads of white shirts on site but our fave is this slimline 100% cotton option. Dare you to unbutton it low like this!
This A-line shirt is boho chic at its finest with subtle floral embroidery and floaty feel. It’s on sale too at a small boutique in Bucks called Chattertons – result!
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This oversized shirt is all about the details, with iridescent pearl buttons, painted collar and washed finish. Wear untucked with a pair of jeans – straight leg is bang on trend, if you can tear yourself away from your faithful skinnies.
Puff sleeves have been a favourite of fashion eds for a while now and are here to stay for spring. The trend can look a little ‘Tudor wench’ sometimes so we’re loving the subtlety of this Mint Velvet number.
From Henley-based boutique Fluidity F2, this 100% cotton shirt has a super-simple silhouette and flattering V-neck – wear it untucked over jeans to dress it down, or tuck into a pair of high waited trousers for a more sophisticated feel.
Zara always comes through with the goods at a fantastic price point and this semi-sheer shirt is a steal. Full marks for the Western-inspired pin-tuck detail. YeeHaw!
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Nothing screams summer evenings like a cool linen shirt. This one, with bib detailing, will look effortlessly chic thrown over a strappy sundress or tucked into denim shorts.