Investing in Fashion Staples, January 2016I
n a world predicated upon hyperbole and myth, fashion lore has got one thing right: it's hard to overstate the power of a perfect staple shirt. Slipping into such a garment makes you feel exactly like it looks – fresh, sharp and twice as smart as you woke up. As noted shirt-wearer Tom Ford once observed
When I put on a white shirt, it's the same feeling as getting into crisp, fresh sheets at night.
say in their "12 Items You Should Invest in this January," that
Few pieces have the timeless appeal of a well-cut white shirt – it's one of those separates you'll wear season after season so investing in the best is a must.
So, if you're stuck with what to get (and now is the time to buy, ladies, because as part of our grand finale sale
we're practically giving away shirts at $46!)
If you're looking for timelessness, opt for a classic white shirt in a slim cut of the best quality you can afford. The cuff should reach just past your wrists and you should be able to fit one finger inside your collar (not two). Our Madelena
does just the trick, as does our well-fitting Colleen
If you want white with a current twist, choose a shirt with a clean style with a neat twist, like our fun and flirtatious cut-to-flatter Marica
or our contemporary pleat-fronted Imogen
Shirt dresses are a great way to sharpen up a casual wardrobe, and they're versatile, too. Wear with leggings or tights to take the kids to the park and with bare legs and chunky heels for a night out. Try our timelessly chic Tula
or cute, loose-fitting Daniella
If you want something extra special, why not try a silk shirt? Charlotte
is a stunning option! Alternatively, Isabella
all make for real statement pieces.
Sheerluxe say that "as every stylish woman knows, trends come and go, but sartorial success is down to a careful selection of basic building blocks." That's certainly true of our white shirt collection... So have a peek at what's on offer – all now at $46 – and see what takes your fancy!