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Styling Solid Colour Tees for a Professional Twist

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T-shirts with an Edge

Let's face it – sometimes only the comfort of a classic t-shirt will do. But how do you take that everyday staple and make it work for the office? It's about finding that sweet spot between laidback comfort and professional polish. This guide is for all you style-savvy folks who want to rock those tees without sacrificing a work-appropriate edge.

The Power of Solid Tees

Solid color tees are the unsung heroes of a versatile wardrobe. Like a blank canvas, they let you express your individual style while maintaining a polished look. Think of them as your base layer – ready to be elevated with clever styling tricks.

Styling Your Tees for the Workplace

Let's unlock those styling secrets for your basic tees:

The Blazer Boost:  

A blazer is a magical thing! For a timeless look, layer a crisp white tee under a navy or black blazer. Feeling bold? A vibrant colored tee (think emerald green or deep burgundy) with a sharp gray blazer creates a stylish statement. Want effortless cool? Try a linen blazer in a light neutral shade.

Trousers over Jeans... but Skirts Too! 

Swap out those trusty jeans for tailored trousers or chinos. Instantly, you've achieved a more intentional, work-appropriate look. Play with different textures and fits to keep it interesting! A classic khaki chino is a safe bet, but don't be afraid to try a subtle check or a bolder shade like olive green or burgundy. Women, don't forget the power of skirts! Go for a sleek pencil skirt or a flowy midi skirt paired with your tee for a feminine and office-ready look.

Accessorize with Intention: 

Details make the difference! Men, a leather belt and a classic watch add refinement. Women, layer delicate necklaces, rock a statement ring, or wear a stylish pair of earrings to personalize your outfit. And don't forget, a silk scarf adds a touch of color and panache for everyone.

The Cardigan Option: 

For a softer, more relaxed workwear look, try a cardigan instead of a blazer. Choose a fitted cardigan in a neutral shade or a subtle pattern.

Footwear Matters: 

Don't neglect your shoes! Polished loafers, sleek ankle boots, or crisp white sneakers can all complement a tee-centric outfit, depending on your workplace dress code.

Extra Tips for Effortless Office Cool

Find Your Fit:

Invest in tees that fit you well – not too baggy, not too tight. A proper fit is essential for a polished look.

Feel the Fabric:

Explore breathable cotton or blends for both style and comfort.

Tuck or No Tuck?

Experiment! A full tuck creates a dressy vibe, a French tuck (tucking only the front) adds modern flair, while leaving your tee untucked with fitted trousers exudes laidback cool.

Ready to Shop?

Transform your workwear wardrobe with Entimessi's amazing selection of solid color tees. We've got the perfect styles, cuts, and fabrics to make you the best-dressed at the office!



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Mar 04

Good post. Can you share styling tips for people shorter in height?


Mar 01
Rated 5 out of 5 stars.

Interesting read. Good styling tips.

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