Few pieces can transcend seasons and social obligations like a white button-down shirt—especially fresh new riffs on the old standby. For a classic-but-stylish look, keep an eye out for dress shirts with asymmetrical hems, embellishments, and varying sleeve lengths that are a world away from clinical, bare-bones styles. Whether you gravitate towards a soft, feminine look, or feel partial to tomboy tailoring, these white button-downs hold something for everyone.
This cropped, cotton-silk button-down is the perfect companion to high-rise bottoms.
Crisp back pleats make this modern white button-down an essential for work.
There’s the button-front shirt, and then there’s the button-back style to earn instant style cred.
Wear this crisp cotton poplin shirt with a timeless suit or half-tuck it into high-waisted jeans.
A feminine ruffled collar and blouson sleeves give this button-down statement-making potential.
Your ultimate white button-down for summer should undoubtedly be made of beautiful and breezy embroidered cotton voile.
A sculpted silhouette adds instant sophistication to this white button-down style.
Caes is the It brand to get on your radar for chic sustainability—timeless designs with a contemporary bent are the label’s calling card.
This oxford shirt is made from 100 percent recycled cotton, and has a soft-breathable hand feel.
Voluminous sleeves add femininity to this white-button down. Wear it alongside a power suit for a little added oomph.
This wrinkle-resistant, dolman-sleeve white button-down will be your go-to for any and all occasions.
Lean into the regencycore aesthetic with this frilled white button-down, featuring a dramatic ruffle collar and bell sleeves.
This oversize button-down is a minimalist wardrobe must-have—wear it with a pair of white jeans and a barely-there Grecian sandal.
Lace inserts and dainty jewel buttons will inject romance into an everyday look.
A leather white button-down lends a luxurious touch of texture to any outfit.
A cool “crinkle effect” in this breezy blouse will lend texture to a laid-back look.
Tuck this white button-down into a culotte for a fresh work day silhouette. Alternatively, pair it with a linen maxi skirt, a low top sneaker, and a basket bag for weekend brunch.
Pair this oversized tunic-style button-down with leggings and combat boots. Come summer, swap for biker shorts and slides.
Relive '90s style with this gathered and cropped iteration. Style it over a silky slip dress or with low-rise bottoms for a flash of midriff.
A white button-down doesn't have to read boring. A tie collar and high ruffle neckline lends a bit of Victorian-infused character.
This beaded blouse will be your special occasion white button-down. If I dos are in your future, pair this tunic with a slim tonal trouser and bouquet of fresh blooms.
Padded shoulders, statement cuffs, and a concealed button design take this chic embroidered blouse to the next level.