The Perfect Outfit: Get Ship-Shape-Chic With a Striped Boat Shirt



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The simple striped, jersey shirt has been around for as long as the Little Black Dress since Coco Chanel stole the look from a working-man uniform and made it a chic closet staple. Worn with jeans and flats, or with heels and a blazer, this boatnecked tee goes with just about anything. We're big fans of how Yuri on Streetpepper took a simple approach and wore it oversized, slightly off-the-shoulder, with belted khakis and buttery loafers to put together a perfect outfit. We've culled together some replica goodies to get ship-shape for yourself!

Above, clockwise from left: Yuri, Image via Street Peeper; J. Crew Leather Belt, $45, available at J. Crew; St. James Sailor Shirt, $135, available at Calypso; Newport News Wicker and Suede Bag, $19, available at Newport News; Max Studio Trouser, $118, available at Max Studio.
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