We Know You Own It, Here's 17 New Ways To Wear A Striped Shirt

Whether it’s years old or brand new—we know you own one. A striped shirt is a common wardrobe staple, the only problem is it can seem a bit redundant if worn the wrong way. To avoid looking anything but chic in your stripes, we gathered 17 easy ways to freshen up your go-to shirt. Click through to see how Emma Roberts, Anne Hathaway, Blair Eadie of Atlantic-Pacific, and more style their striped shirts. 

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Anne Hathaway pairs her long-sleeve shirt with distressed cut-off shorts and sheer black tights for a perfect casual outfit. 

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Caroline de Maigret is effortlessly on trend with her textured navy and white top and rolled skinny jeans.

 

On de Maigret: Chanel top; Chanel clutch 

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Follow the lead of Emma Roberts and take your striped shirt to the edgy side with a black moto jacket and pulled-back hair.

 

On Roberts: Proenza Schouler Lunch Shoulder bag; Charlotte Olympia Cat-Face Velvet Flats ($595) in Black

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For a lady-like take on stripes, pair a polished striped top with chic block heels. 

 

Street Style – Vanessa Jackman 

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Leave it to Chelsea Leyland to make a striped shirt look cooler than ever by pairing it with sleek leather leggings, a shearling coat, and oversized floppy hat. 

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Step outside the box a little and pair a printed cardigan and over-the-knee boots with a casual striped t-shirt. Thanks, Miroslava Duma! 

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Add a funky flare to your look by accessorizing with a printed silk scarf. 

 

Jessica Mycock – I’m Koo 

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Own a striped turtleneck? Take January Jones’ lead and pair it with high-waisted jeans and lace-up boots.

 

On Jones: Citizens of Humanity Rocket Highrise Skinny Jeans ($188) in Icon; Smythson Eliot Mini Tote ($1680) available online in Black

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Make your striped shirt pop with a bright coat and cozy knit scarf. 

 

Veronica Popoiacu of Bittersweet Colours

 

On Popoiacu: Vintage coat; Dolman’s Best Friend Ivory Striped Top ($30)

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Play it clean-and-cool with a structured coat and wide-brim felt hat. 

 

Madeleine Darya of Daria Daria 

 

On Darya: We Bandits shirt; American Apparel leggings (similar style here)

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Mix it up with a relaxed look by pairing a fitted tank with slouchy black pants. 

 

Sunghee Kim – I’m Koo 

 

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Styling trick: Tie your striped shirt around your waist to add an extra level of cool to your outfit. 

 

Isabella Machine of Isabella Machine

 

On Machine: Armor Lux Beg Meil Stripe Shirt ($95) in Navy/White; Vintage Levi’s jeans

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Use your lined shirt as the base for your look and layer with a neutral coat and plaid scarf. 

 

Shini Park of Park and Cube 

 

On Park: Club Monaco coat; J. Crew top (similar style here

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Test out the half-tuck with super skinny black pants and an embellished jacket. 

 

Street Style – Stockholm Street Style 

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Go ultra-casual with an effortless day-coat and a pair of your favorite converse. 

 

Street Style – Vanessa Jackman 

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Why not try pattern on pattern? 

 

Street Style – Vanessa Jackman 

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Stripes, a peplum skirt, and lace-up shoes? Sounds like the perfect weekend outfit to us!

 

Blair Eadie of Atlantic-Pacific 

 

On Eadie: Zara top; ASOS Premium Pencil Scuba Skirt ($102) in Black; Schutz sandals (similar style here

ASOS Textured Coat ($158) in Yellow 

T by Alexander Wang Cropped Striped Stretch Cotton Top ($175) 

Current/Elliott The Boyfriend Jeans ($229) in Super Love Destroyed 

Club Monaco Francis Skirt ($150) in Eclipse 

Hat Attack Leather Banded Floppy Hat ($98) in Navy

Organic Stripe Crop Tee Shirt ($172) 

Theory Belisa L Pants ($374) in Danish Leather 

Topshop Faux Fur Collar Biker Jacket ($116) in Black 

Mango Striped Cropped Sweater ($60) in Black