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Denim Shirt Outfit Ideas for Men and Women

29.03.2019

Denim shirts are classic pieces of clothing that everyone should at least have in their closets. This being said, it is of no surprise that there are questions on how to wear different denim shirt outfits.

Denim shirts are very different from denim jackets as they can be worn as a stand-alone and are usually made from hard-wearing cotton twill fabric in different shades and washes, the classic colour tones being blue and black.

Today, denim shirts come in different styles for both men and women, from the classic western looking button-down denim shirts to many unique styles.

Chambray shirts are also very similar to denim shirts and are sometimes mistaken and used as denim so, it is important to know the difference. With denim shirts, the underside of the fabric is lighter to the face side, unlike chambray that appears similar on both sides.

D360 has gathered up interesting ideas to help you rock a denim shirt outfit while looking effortlessly stylish.

 

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Denim Shirt for Women: Outfit Ideas

Here are some ways a woman can create a denim shirt outfit to suit her style and personality:

The Denim Pencil Skirt/ Denim Shirt Combo

It is not hard to go wrong pairing denim with denim. Pairing a denim shirt with denim skirt is a chic and effortless way to pull off this look, opt for a classic fitted button-down shirt and accessorise with a cute shoulder bag, heels and a belt, or keep it simple by pairing this outfit with your favourite flat shoes.

 

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The Skinny Jeans/ Denim Shirt Combo

This is another combination that will leave you looking effortlessly stylish. You can either stick to classic button-down denim shirts or play with volume by choosing looser denim tops then pair with your favourite skinny jeans; distressed, patterned or embellished.

 

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The Full Skirt/ Denim Shirt Combo

If you are in the mood to look stylishly flirty, then why not a tulle or lace full skirt paired with a fitted denim shirt? This outfit combination is perfect with your preferred heels, boots or pair of sneakers.

 

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The Khaki/ Denim Shirt Combo

Pairing a denim shirt with a pair of khaki pants or chinos will give you a modern look. Chose a pair of pants that are not too baggy or tight and any style of denim shirts. Pair with flat shoes like sandals, sneakers or loafers for a more casual look. You can also try a khaki skirt or shorts and a denim shirt outfit combination

 

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The Grunge Chic Look/ Denim Shirt Combo

Think of leather or a PVC skirt or shorts paired with a denim shirt. The combination of both different materials with a denim shirt produces a lovely but still edgy look, the perfect grunge chic look.
For a super grunge look, throw in a thick pair of fishnets and black boots.

 

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The Cool Chic Look/ Denim Shirt Combo

It is also easy to keep it chic and simple with a denim shirt and a pencil skirt in almost any material like lace or cotton.

The important thing is accessorising accordingly to your mood or personality. from flats to heels or even your favourite boots.

Denim Shirt for Men: Outfit Ideas

For men, here are the simple and comfortable ways to create a classy denim outfit to make you stand out:

The Chinos/ Denim Shirt Combo

Pairing a denim shirt with a pair of chinos is an easy and fail-safe option for creating men’s denim shirt outfit. This look can be paired with minimal accessories like a watch and/or bracelet and loafers or sneakers. In terms of colour combination, remember that light denim shirts are better with tan chinos, while darker denim is excellent with darker shades or colourful chinos.

 

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The Shorts/ Denim Shirt Combo

If you are in the mood to show off your chiselled legs, pairing a denim shirt with either a pair of chinos shorts, dress shorts or even camo shorts is a great way to go about it while looking casual, yet stylish.
With this denim outfit look, you can choose to half-tuck or not tuck in your denim shirt.

 

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The Blazer/ Denim Shirt Combo

Who says you can’t wear a denim shirt with a blazer or a suit jacket? The secret to nailing this look is by ensuring that your denim shirt is slim-fit and is not bulky under your blazer jacket. And this can be worn with a denim shirt and shorts, pants or chinos combo.

 

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The Denim Jeans/ Denim Shirt Combo

One of the best denim shirt outfit ideas for men is double denim outfit.
This is a classic look that can be achieved with just a pair of jeans and men’s denim shirts. You can easily add contrast by wearing a dark blue denim shirt with a pair of black jeans or a white denim shirt with some raw denim jeans. With denim on denim looks for men, the style combinations are endless.

 

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