101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Maggie Griswold
How to Wear a Plain White T-Shirt

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There’s a huge chance that somewhere lurking in your closet or dresser is a plain white tee. You may have bought it long ago to try and tie-dye (and then forgot) or it was part of a pack of tees, and you just stuck the white one in your drawer, unsure how to make it look cute. Though it may actually come as no surprise, there are so many good ideas on how to wear a plain white t-shirt—101 of them, in fact. Sometimes, all it takes is a little imagination, creativity and a lot of inspiration. Which is, of course, why I took the liberty of rounding up some of the best white t-shirt outfits I could find. You’re welcome.

A white tee is something that’s pretty accessible to almost everyone. Whether your budget is $2 or $2,000, you can find a white t-shirt and dress it up with pretty much anything. From minimalist outfit ideas you can totally wear any day of the week to unexpected and unique ways to style a classic plain white tee, you’re sure to find an inspirational ensemble in this list. But I have nothing to wear is no longer a valid excuse, y’all. All you need is a plain white tee and a willingness to try on a few outfits. Before you know it, you’ll feel like the fashionista I know you are.

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Girls Want It All.

1. Co-ord Skirt + Blazer Set

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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2. Layer a Black Crop Top + Black Pants + Crossbody Bag

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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3. Rolled Mom Jeans + Tote

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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4. Floral Midi Skirt + Black Block Heels + Hoop Earrings

5. High-Waisted Black Skinny Jeans + Sunnies

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

6. Knotted Tee + Pink Skirt + Belt Bag

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Plus Size All.

7. Teal Skirt + Clear Bag

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Star Style.

8. All White Everything

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9. Tie-Dye Vibes Skirt + Crossbody

10. Animal Print Skirt + Natural Bag + Headband

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Just the Design.

11. Black & White Pants + Clutch

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

12. Layer a Neutral Mini Dress + Long Jacket + Sneakers

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

13. Black Leather Pants + Blazer

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

14. Layer a Mini Dress + White Sneakers

15. Blazer + Coat + Frayed Edge Jeans

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Just the Design.

16. Jeans + Green Bomber Jacket

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

17. Jeans + Blazer + Bright Accessories

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Ecemella.

18. Knotted with Floral Skirt + Backpack

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Girl with Curves.

19. Distressed Jeans + Sweater Around Waist + Sneakers

20. Pink Co-Ord Set

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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21. White Distressed Jeans + Fringe Sandals + Neutral Bag

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pure Wow.

22. Paired with Paperbag Waist Black Pants

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Designerz Central.

23. Striped Skirt + Knee-High Black Boots

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

24. Knotted with Yellow Patterned Skirt + Stacked Bracelets

25. Pleated Skirt + Gold Jewelry

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

26. Neutral Maxi Skirt + Sunnies

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Breakfast with Audrey.

27. Animal Print Skirt + Black Clutch

28. Green Shorts + Straw Bag

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Star Style.

29. Layered with Black Lingerie Top + Long Jacket

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

30. Floral Mini Skirt + Red Wedges

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Luvly Fashion.

31. Striped Midi Skirt + Heeled Mules + Structured Bag

32. Rainbow Striped Skirt

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Luvly Fashion.

33. Beaded Mini Skirt + Clutch

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Sarah’s Real Life.

34. Black Maxi Skirt + Red Lipstick

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Instagram.

35. Layered with Black Slip Dress + Denim Jacket + White Shoes

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36. Red Floral Maxi Skirt + Denim Jacket

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37. Black Leggings + Plaid Shirt + Sneakers

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Nicolette Mason.

38. Wide Leg Black Pants + Red Heels

39. Menswear Vibes

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Girl with Curves.

40. Simple Black Pants + Red Cardigan + Sneakers

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

41. Cream Pants + Black Shoes

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42. Satin Midi Skirt + Big Earrings

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Fashionerships.

43. Layered with Pinafore Skirt + Cute Wedges

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pepa Mack.

44. Black Denim Mini Skirt + Sunnies

45. Bike Shorts + Leather Jacket

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

46. Layered with Sleeveless Dress + Hat

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Style Report Magazine.

47. Summer Linen Look

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

LookMazing.

48. Hot Pink Maxi Skirt + Statement Necklace

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Girl with Curves.

49. Curvy Dark Wash Denim + Black Heels

50. Belted as a Dress

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51. Brown Skirt + Hat

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pleats and Pearls.

52. Green Skirt + Animal Print Neck Scarf

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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53. Leather Mini Skirt + Sunnies

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Revolve.

54. Animal Print Midi Skirt + Simple Necklace

55. Green Striped Pants + Straw Hat

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Luvly Fashion.

56. Denim Shorts + Vest

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Fashion Fade Magazine.

57. Striped Pants + Gladiator Sandals

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

58. Bomber Jacket + Skinny Jeans

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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59. Cropped Tee + Striped Mini Skirt

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Endless Trends.

60. Double Denim

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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61. Maximalist Floral Skirt + Sandals

62. Neon Skirt + Statement Earrings

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Who What Wear.

63. Floral Skirt + Bucket Bag + White Sunnies

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

64. Belted Cropped Brown Pants + White Kitten Heels

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Season Outfit Fashion.

65. Navy Blazer + Skinny Jeans + Black Booties

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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66. Long Kimono Jacket + Heels

67. Paperbag Waist Denim

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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68. Layered with Hi-Low Dress + Skinny Jeans

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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69. Striped Pants + Oversized Sunnies

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pure Wow.

70. Animal Print Shorts + Hat

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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71. Jeans + Oversized Bag + Newsboy Cap

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Girl with Curves.

72. Skinny Jeans + Long Black Vest

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Mellow Mayo.

73. Rolled Jeans + Heeled Booties + Scarf Belt

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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74. All White Everything

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Star Style.

75. Cream Blazer + Light Wash Jeans

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Star Style.

76. Long Black Vest + Skinny Jeans + Loafers

77. Black High-Waisted Jeans + Long Brown Jacket

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Fashion Enzyme.

78. Striped Paperbag Waist Shorts

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Instyle.

79. Short-Sleeve Kimono Sweater + Slip-On Sneakers

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Madewell.

80. Bright Polka Dot Skirt + Sandals

81. High-Waisted Dark Green Pants

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Buzzfeed.

82. Black Blazer + Black Pants + Brown Shoes

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Instagram.

83. Distressed Jeans + Long Cardigan

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

84. Bright Red Wide-Leg Pants

85. Black Pants + Red Heels

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pure Wow.

86. Striped Blazer + Denim Shorts

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Girl with Curves.

87. Light Wash Distressed Jeans + Gold Jewelry

88. Layered with Dress + Bucket Hat + Dad Sneakers

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Pinterest.

89. Loose Jeans + Utility Jacket

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Collection 201.

90. Knotted with Distressed Jeans

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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91. White Cropped Jeans + Heeled Sandals + Mini Bag

92. Layered with Animal Print Mini Dress

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

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93. Striped Joggers + Oversized Sunnies

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

The Pleated Poppy.

94. Baseball Cap + Shirt Tied Around Waist

95. Green Moto Jacket + Animal Print Booties

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

Who What Wear.

96. Long Blazer Coat + Mid-Wash Jeans

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

OC Style Report.

97. Ankle-Length Skirt + Denim Jacket

98. Layered with Crop Top + Distressed Jeans

101 Ways to Style a Plain White Tee

MORE.

99. Overalls + Sneakers

100. Red Animal Print Mini Skirt + Sunnies

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Outfital.

101. Black Skinny Jeans + Gray Denim Jacket

 

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A version of this article was originally published in June 2013.

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