Quick message to the boys: sorry if you find your collared shirts have suddenly gone missing after your girlfriend reads this article.
Yes, that’s right. The classic button-down shirt seems to have stolen the spotlight for Spring 2014 as designers by the names of Nina Ricci and Christian Dior embraced the functionality and chicness of tailored menswear. The power of the plain white button-down is an essential closet staple because it ensures a simple, sophisticated look that could be refreshed and reinvented by simply loosening a few buttons or layering with a chic coat or blazer.
Zendaya Coleman may only be seventeen years old, but she can sure teach us a thing or two about looking effortlessly cool. The young starlet took a tip from the boys and rocked a colour-block Miuniku coat paired with a white button-down and boyfriend jeans as she headed to a show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion week.
So, embrace the comfort of this timeless menswear staple and spice it up like Zendaya with these pieces: