Genius New Ways to Wear a Basic T-Shirt

Here at Who What Wear, we love our go-to pieces, but sometimes it can be hard to style them in an updated way. Today, we're taking on a classic, the basic T-shirt and providing some much-needed outfit inspiration for spring. The looks come from some of our favorites like celebs Lily Aldridge and Jessica Alba to style stars like Blair Eadie of Atlantic-Pacific and Erin Wasson.

We've compiled 23 of the best ways to style your basic T-shirt. From statement accessories to leather accents, there are looks to fit any occasion. With spring here, this is sure to be one of your staples for weekend and office wardrobe. Whether you prefer the classic white tee or a floral for spring, there is something for any style. Check out the looks and find your favorite way to wear your basic tee.

Click through to see how you should wear your favorite T-shirt this spring.


T-Shirt + Statement Jewelry
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Get the Look: Madewell Whisper Cotton Crewneck Tee in Optic White ($20); Prada Tasseled Gold-tone Necklace ($920).


T-Shirt + Leather Jacket
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Get the Look: LNA Gleason O Ring Tee in White ($95) and Madewell Washed Leather Motorcycle Jacket in True Black ($498).


T-Shirt + Leather Miniskirt
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Get the Look: ATM Anthony Thomas Melillo Schoolboy Slub Linen-Jersey T-Shirt ($160); Nanushka Cascade Wrap-Effect Faux Leather Mini-Skirt ($340).


T-Shirt + Leather Trousers
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Get the Look: Cynthia Rowley CaliYork Tee Shirt in Pink/Beige ($80); Saint Laurent Stretch-Leather Skinny Pants in Black ($2690).


T-Shirt + Floppy Hat
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Get the Look: Pam & Gela Crew Tee in White ($85); Rag & Bone Floppy Brim Fedora in Pecan ($195).


T-Shirt + White Pointy-Toe Heels
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Get the Look: Banner Day Lavender Flower Field T-Shirt (154); Tibi Sean Slingback Pumps ($495).


T-Shirt + Embellished Skirt
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Get the Look: Halogen Modal Jersey V-neck Tee in White ($32); Topshop Floral Embroidered A-line Skirt ($34).


T-Shirt + Bomber Jacket
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Get the Look: Current/Elliott The V-Neck Tee in Sugar ($59); Levi's MA-1 Satin Bomber Jacket in Black ($78).


T-Shirt + Destroyed Black Skinny Jeans
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Get the Look: Treasure & Bond Burnout Boyfriend Tee in Navy Limoges ($25); Topshop Moto Leigh Ripped Skinny Jeans ($35).


T-Shirt + Midi Skirt
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Get the Look: Twenty Tees Lexington Jersey Short Sleeve Tee in Petal ($98); Stella Jean Vertical Stripe Midi Skirt ($890).


T-Shirt + Oversize Blazer
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Get the Look: One Teaspoon Supima Deep V Crop Tee in White ($88); Anine Bing Schoolboy Blazer in Black ($299).


T-Shirt + Silk Trousers
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Get the Look: Monrow Studded V Neck Tee in White ($140); Natasha Zinko Printed Silk Pyjama Pants ($480).


T-Shirt + Printed Heels
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Get the Look: J.Crew Contrast Slub Cotton Ringer Shirt ($17); Ash Lola Mule in Nude ($198).


T-Shirt + Fringe Jacket
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Get the Look: Calson Rounded V-Neck Tee in White ($35); Galvan Cortado Fringed Crepe Jacket ($1495).

This post was originally published at an earlier date and has been updated.

Michelle Scanga
Managing Editor
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