The shirt shake-up

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The button down is an essential of any capsule wardrobe. Whether you prefer crisp white or blue and white stripe, it’s an effortless way to look polished and put together. The catwalks have recently featured a deconstructed approach to this classic with designers such as Victoria Beckham, Joseph and Alexander Wang experimenting with ruffles, removing sleeves and adding volume.

As we start a new style year, it’s your chance to shake off the tried and tested (although we do love the original) and experiment with something edgier. Don’t be nervous, these new iterations promise comfort but impact with their new silhouettes.

Top tips for getting the new shirt trend right:

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