The White-Shirt Manifesto: Your Manual for the Wardrobe Essential

There’s no piece quite as classic as a white shirt. It may seem simple, but there’s a lot to know about styling one (if you want to be sartorially advanced!), so we have broken it down for you. From the five best outfit formulas to the easy way to cuff your sleeves, plus the best shirts at every price point, consider this your comprehensive guide to the wardrobe pillar. Here's how to make the most of this perennial must-have. 

Watch the cuffing video below, then read on for a breakdown of our favourite ways to wear a white button-down and to shop our favourite picks…

Layer It Under a Sleeveless Dress

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A Love Is Blind

Simply Tuck a Smart Style Into Relaxed Denim

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A Love Is Blind

Pair It With Black Trousers for Extra Polish

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Collage Vintage

Be Ladylike in a Blazer and Pencil Skirt

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Collage Vintage

Wear It Under a Sporty Sweatshirt

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Gastro Chic

Do you love a classic white shirt as much as we do? Tell us how you style yours in the comments box below...