5 Celebs Show Us How to Amp Up Jeans-and-Tee Outfits

We’d be hard pressed to find harder-working items in our wardrobes than a trusty T-shirt and staple jeans. They possess a sartorial strength in their simplicity when worn alone and serve as an anchor when worn with statement pieces. We’re always looking for chic, trendy ways to amp up our simple jeans-and-tee outfits, whether it’s the addition of an of-the-moment accessory or a statement pair of sandals.

Today we’re looking to some of our favorite celebrities to serve us up some fresh and exciting jeans and tee outfit inspiration. These fashion-forward ladies know how to put a stylish spin on the reliable basics we could never live without. So next time you find yourself wearing a pair of jeans and a T-shirt, throw on these items with them to jazz up your look. Scroll below to get the look.

Crystal-Embellished Sporty Sandals + Statement Sunnies


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Actress Kate Bosworth adds a glitzy touch to her jeans-and-tee outfit with a pair of of-the-moment crystal-embellished sporty sandals by Miu Miu—a fun, easy, trendy way to elevate her basics. She finishes the outfit statement tortoiseshell sunglasses for a cool-girl look.

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Woven Basket Bag + '70s Platforms 


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Jessica Alba jazzes up her cropped straight-leg jeans and white tee with leg-lengthening platforms, a waist-cinching belt, and a chic woven handbag for a stylish spring look. Her large gold hoops and statement sunnies keep the look interesting.

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Bucket Hat + Fur Sandals


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Kendall never fails to impress with her cool-girl jeans outfits. This time she pairs a colorful tee and perfect-fitting straight leg jeans with this season's must-have bucket hat and trending fur sandals. Finish the look with an oversize leather shacket. Way to make a statement.

Statement Jacket


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There's no easier way to add some oomph to a pair of jeans and a tee than with a bright and bold jacket. Take a leaf from Priyanka Chopra's style book and pair a cropped tee and high-waisted jeans with a longer-length colorful check coat.

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Neon Heels + Oversize Beige Blazer


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Hailey Bieber hits the season's biggest trends with her highlighter-hued heels, beige blazer, and loose-fitting jeans. Complete the look with gold earrings and a crossbody.

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Judith Jones
Senior Fashion Market Editor

Judith Jones is the senior fashion market editor at Who What Wear who specializes in shopping content and trend stories with high-affiliate impact. She shares the coolest, most desirable fashion market finds and brands for every budget. Previous to working in fashion, Judith worked as a TV host on the PBS travel show Globe Trekker (airing on Netflix and Amazon Prime) sharing her passion for travel and culture.