Leave it to Victoria Beckham to make one of the most basic (yet essential) wardrobe items feel instantly chic and sophisticated. She always manages to look perfectly put together, so it’s no surprise she can make a casual white T-shirt look professional.
Her rules for the perfect white T-shirt? It has to be oversize, crisp, and menswear-inspired. A boxy, crisp cut makes a plain white T-shirt less casual and adds structure to any outfit. Another great detail to look for in a white T-shirt is a crewneck. This classic neckline is more formal compared to other styles and can be paired with any outfit.
So what does she pair with a white T-shirt for make a look instantly street style–worthy? A pop of color via your pants, bag, or heels. Take a cue from Beckham and pair a white T-shirt with a blazer and colorful heels for a day to night look. Or wear with dark-wash jeans and oversize sunnies for a relaxed yet chic look.
Your white T-shirt–usually just thrown on with an old pair of jeans for a trip to the grocery store–just graduated from your couch to your new street style go-to. We’ve gathered a list of the best white T-shirts around because, let’s face it, it’s probably time to go through your old worn-out white T-shirts and replace them with clean, crisp ones.
Scroll down to see how Posh Spice makes your average white T-shirt look, well, posh.
We love the cool tones in this outfit that pair perfectly with lavender heels. An oversize blazer makes for a relaxed but chic look.