Roll Up Your Sleeves: 7 Creative Ways to Wear a Button-Up Blouse

Photo by: Merrick White
Under a Dress
In the past I've always worn a cardigan over sleeveless dresses. But recently I've loved layering a button up underneath instead. I also like that it doesn't ... more 
Photo by: Merrick White
Under a Dress
In the past I've always worn a cardigan over sleeveless dresses. But recently I've loved layering a button up underneath instead. I also like that it doesn't cover up half of your dress, like a cardigan would.

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Wed, Jul 17, 2013 1:20 PM EDT
When I was young, I never wore button down blouses because I felt like it made me look old and too professional (and as a 15-year-old, that was not exactly the look I was going for). Most likely, my one light purple, heavily starched option made that a true statement. But over the years, I've shed my dislike of collared button-up blouses and discovered how incredibly versatile they are. Styled with a chambray button-up from Target and a gingham button-up from Forever 21, here are 7 creative ways to wear them.


-By Merrick White



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