Shop Spring's MVB (Most Valuable Blouse)

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    The Spring runways turned out fun, fresh iterations of the basic button-down blouse. Click through for 9 easy (and chic) ways to style yours, and shop our favorites at the end!

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    10 Crosby Derek Lam S/S 14

    Style Tip: Pair a baby blue button-down blouse (say that three times in a row) with leather trousers and a crisp coat for a chic work outfit.

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    Acne S/S 14

    Style Tip: Tuck your button-down blouse into bright shorts, and accessorize with an oversized belt.

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    Alexander Wang S/S 14

    Style Tip: Button only the top of your blouse for a sexy, adventurous iteration!

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    Altuzarra S/S 14

    Style Tip: Wear your blouse unbuttoned, and tuck it into an avant-garde skirt.

    ​Shop The Look: Altuzarra Chika Long-Sleeve Striped Blouse ($995)

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    Erdem S/S 14

    Style Tip: A crisp button-down blouse will tame an embellished motorcycle jacket and textured skirt.

    ​Shop The Look: Erdem Korben Asymmetric Cloque Midi Skirt ($2830)

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    Balmain S/S 14

    Style Tip: Try your blouse under overalls or an overall dress for a daytime look with tomboy flair.

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    PHOTO: Victor VIRGILE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images

    Michael Kors S/S 14

    Style Tip: Give your button-down blouse the luxe treatment with a furry shawl.

    ​Shop The Look: Michael Kors Striped Wide-Sleeve Blouse ($595); Fox Fur Shawl ($1995); Pleated Denim Shorts ($595).

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    No. 21 S/S 14

    Style Tip: Everyone can use a little sex appeal from time to time — and this embellished shirtdress should do the trick.

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    Wes Gordon S/S 14

    Style Tip: Of all the unique ways to style a button-down blouse, this one tops the list. Wear a long, menswear shirt under a sheer, lace skirt, and accessorize with heels for a polished finish.

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    Ann Taylor Perfect Short Sleeve Button-Down Shirt ($ ($60)

    ​Wear it with: Tailored shorts and a skinny belt.

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    Carven Cuff Blouse ($390)

    ​Wear it with: Leather pants and ankle-strap heels.

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    Anne Fontaine Martha Shirt ($395)

    ​Wear it with: Trim trousers and a menswear-inspired

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    DKNY Button-Down Blouse ($235)

    ​Wear it with: Skinny blue jeans and espadrille wedges.

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    Equipment Keira Striped Button-Down Blouse ($258)

    ​Wear it with: Denim cutoffs and coral lipstick.

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    Joe Fresh Stripe Oxford Shirt ($29)

    ​Wear it with: A pencil skirt and a denim jacket.

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    Etro Printed Blouse ($377)

    ​Wear it with: Distressed, boyfriend jeans and mules.

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    Junya Watanabe Man Pink ($255)

    ​Wear it with: A full skirt and a hair ribbon.

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    Everlane The Box Shirt ($55)

    ​Wear it with: Printed pants and penny loafers.

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    Madewell Oversized Button-Down Shirt ($75)

    ​Wear it with: Bermuda shorts and a cross-body bag.

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    H&M Cotton Blouse ($25)

    ​Wear it with: A lace skirt and loose waves.

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    Acne Sloan Poplin Optic White Shirt ($220)

    ​Wear it with: A full, denim skirt and strappy sandals.

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    Steven Alan Silk Boyfriend Shirt ($112)

    ​Wear it with: Flared jeans and a brown belt.

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    Stella Jean Cotton Button-Down Shirt ($240)

    ​Wear it with: A printed skirt and a bun.

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Perfect Short Sleeve Button-Down Shirt ($

Perfect Short Sleeve Button-Down Shirt ($

Ann Taylor, $60
Cuff Blouse

Cuff Blouse

Carven, $390
Martha Shirt

Martha Shirt

Anne Fontaine, $395
Button-Down Blouse

Button-Down Blouse

DKNY, $235
Keira Striped Button-Down Blouse

Keira Striped Button-Down Blouse

Equipment, $258
Stripe Oxford Shirt

Stripe Oxford Shirt

Joe Fresh, $29
Printed Blouse

Printed Blouse

Etro, $377
Man Pink

Man Pink

Junya Watanabe, $255
The Box Shirt

The Box Shirt

Everlane, $55
Oversized Button-Down Shirt

Oversized Button-Down Shirt

Madewell, $75
Cotton Blouse

Cotton Blouse

H&M, $25
Sloan Poplin Optic White Shirt

Sloan Poplin Optic White Shirt

Acne, $220
Silk Boyfriend Shirt

Silk Boyfriend Shirt

Steven Alan, $112
Cotton Button-Down Shirt

Cotton Button-Down Shirt

Stella Jean, $240
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