How to Wear a Striped Shirt: 5 Days, 5 Ways

How to Wear a Striped Shirt: 5 Days, 5 Ways

Earn your stripes
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By Gabi Meyers | Last Updated: Jun 26 2022 | 1 min read

A crisp, oxford cloth button down shirt works all year-round. Adding a pastel stripe? Well that helps even the coldest of days feel like spring.

Below, how to wear a striped shirt five ways:

how to wear a striped shirt

Brooks Brothers, $100

A striped shirt will always be appropriate and will never go out of style.


suit, monday, linen, suit supply

Suit: Suit Supply, $499 | Tie: Paul Smith, $84 | Belt: Banana Republic, $50

Socks: Happy Socks, $12  | Oxfords: Frye, $298

Glasses: Warby Parker, $95 | Watch: Skagen, $132

Wear it well: Make your suit sprung for spring in bright socks and a tie in a fun print.


green, grenson, jack spade, office style, work, trousers

Sweater: Gant, $155 | Tie: The Tie Bar, $19 | Pants: Whistles, $210

Oxfords: Grenson, $240 | Bag: Jack Spade, $265 | Grooming Clay: Brooklyn Soap Company, $30 

Wear it well: Let the color stripe do the talking by layering on coordinating accessories.


bright, pop of color, quilted, filson, calvin klein, wood

Jacket: Traditional Weatherwear, $231  | Chinos: Land’s End, $49 | Belt: Gap, $35

Boots: Calvin Klein, $140 | Bag: Filson, $160 | Phone Case: Native Union, $52

Wear it well: Bring out your stripe with bright pants in the same hue, then tone it down again with all black accents.


neutral, chino, bomber

Denim Jacket: Urban Outfitters, $129 | Chinos: Brixton, $59 | Watch: Komono, $90

Sneakers: Vans, $45  | Sunglasses: Ray-Ban, $225 | Wallet: First Settlement Goods, $155

Wear it well: Cognac and dark denim feel fresh for spring with pops of white.


stripes, jeans, gray, monochrome, fjallraven, new balance

Sweatshirt: Everlane, $58 | Jeans: A.P.C., $185 | Shacket: Saturdays, $275

Sneakers: New Balance, $180 | Cap: Herschel, $50 | Backpack: Fjallraven, $89

Wear it well: Keep your top half warm with layers, but roll up those pants and show your ankles the light of day!


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Want to see more ways to wear the items featured in this article? See 5 ways to wear a graphic tee,leather jacket, and lace up boots.

Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, Gabi Meyers went from Team SG's first-ever intern to a trusted fashion editor and stylist. She currently lives in Chicago with a very cute dog.