Can you wear shirts as jackets? The answer is a resounding yes! If you’re looking for a light layer to throw over your outfit, why not wear an open shirt? That’s right, the shacket – a shirt and jacket combo – style has become a fashion staple. Since they’re so lightweight, you can wear them during the monsoon season or any transitional weather. And if you don’t have a typical shacket in your wardrobe, you can try out these shirts for your shacket style ideas…
What more could you ask for to stand out than this bright pink shirt from ONLY. Detailed with interesting prints and varying shades of pink, the spread collar shirt can be worn as is or topped over a black tube top. Paired with faux leather pants and heels, it will hit the right balance of chic and casual, so you can effortlessly take it from a casual setting to a date night.
If you want uber-casual shacket style ideas, you can try this look. Although it may look like a boring basic at first glance, the lime green cropped shirt from ONLY can be layered over a tube top or crop top to instantly add some style. Team it with fitted trousers for the cooler days or high-rise denim shorts on the warmer ones to show off your curves.
A black shirt can be added to just about any outfit, and you can create a laidback look or a polished one or even toe the line between both with ease. The simple denim shirt with full sleeves and a medium wash can be worn open with a low-neck white t-shirt underneath. You can try a denim-on-denim look with it by clubbing it with blue medium-washed, skinny-fit jeans.
The pastel blue shirt from Vero Moda is a great choice, whichever way you would want to wear it. The all-over white floral print adds to its appeal. You can continue with this patterned theme by wearing a body-hugging lace camisole top underneath. Add to it a simple black pair of trousers or skinny-fit jeans for an elevated, stylish vibe.
This soft cotton shirt from Fame Forever, designed with roll-up sleeves, a ruffled neckline and a tie-up waist, falls below the hips, giving it the look of a shrug when worn open. You can create a warm-weather look by wearing it with denim shorts with frayed edges and a white t-shirt tucked into it. One of the best shirt layering ideas, right? Complete this uber-relaxed look by throwing on a pair of white sneakers.
Love plaid? Put together an easy, throw-on-and-go look with this casual shirt from Ginger. Simply club it with black leggings and a white crop top, and you’re ready for a cosy vibe – perfect for even the laziest of days!
If there’s one thing to love about blue denim, it’s the many all-denim outfits you can create with them. All-denim monochrome looks can look chic if you pick the right styles. This denim shirt with light distressing and a frayed hem can be paired with jeans of a darker shade. A basic black tee underneath will add some variety.
You can amp up your casual wardrobe with outfit layering ideas that include skirts. Put on a fitted white t-shirt lightly tucked into a pastel pink skirt. Throw on the striped colour-blocked shirt from Vero Moda to set off your outfit. Stick to accessories of similar colours if you like pastel looks, or try gold accessories for a more glamourous feel.