How To Wear Denims With Plaid

 

Denim and plaid are a fashion combination that goes together like peanut butter and jelly. Like many classic pairings, though, you can easily be fooled into thinking there’s only one way to wear it. We challenge that notion with our modern outfit guide to wearing jeans and plaid shirts inspired by some great combinations that we found on Pintrest.

Also read: October/Fall Fashion Essentials For Men

Black denims look great on plaid; I'm sure you don't need us to tell you that.

Black denims look great on plaid; I’m sure you don’t need us to tell you that.

With black pants: Black pants are not only super hot this season but also slimming to every figure. Wear a dark plaid button down with your black pants or a black-and-white one. That’s all you need to do to look all done up.

This dark blue-light blue combination looks ultra chic!

This dark blue-light blue combination looks ultra chic!

Dark and light hues: If you are a bit heavier on the bottom, avoid coloured pants and stick to darkest of the dark blue denims. Pair them with a lighter shaded plaid shirt that compliments the colour of your pants for a more sophisticated look.

Yes, high-waist jeans are back!

Yes, high-waist jeans are back!

With high waist jeans: Grandma’s high waist jeans are back so why not pair them with your favourite plaid and boyfriend blazer? I think we’re ready to take on another day!

Winter is here and it's the perfect weather to rock this look

Winter is here and it’s the perfect weather to rock this look

Layers: Pile on your plain into stylish layers this winter. It makes for an amazing casual look that has a touch of elegance to it. Don’t you agree?

This look is so edgy that you need to have an attitude to easily pull it off

This look is so edgy that you need to have an attitude to easily pull it off

Get an edge over others: Pair your plaid with a tee-back and some distressed jeans. Don’t forget to add your feline flick and rock this super edgy look.

The classic denims and plaid look

The classic denims and plaid look

Go classic: If you’re a die-hard classic fan type of a woman, then this might just be your go-to look. Tuck the shirt in for a formal look or let it hang out and wear lug-soled boots for a more casual outing.

"A plaid shirt makes denims look formal" - Anonymous. We agree!

“A plaid shirt makes denims look formal” – Anonymous. We agree!

Work-ready: Who said guys can’t experiment with plaid? They first made plaid shirts a fashion statement and now they are at it again. Wear a multi-coloured plaid on your favourite pair of denims and finish with a leather belt. Off to work, boy!

This cool and casual look is best suited for the boy next door

This cool and casual look is best suited for the boy next door

The boy next door: This outfit idea is perfect for the boy next door. Suede lace-ups, denims and complimenting plaid hanging around the waist; how cute is that!

Pair a vest with a bold coloured tie for semi-formal look

Pair a vest with a bold coloured tie for semi-formal look

Official tie-up: If you’re a senior manager and want to dress down for work without making it too obvious, just throw on a basic vest with a plaid-print tie. This will make your outfit look carefully put together.

This outfit is perfect for a skater boy, because the charm is spot on!

This outfit is perfect for a skater boy, because the charm is spot on!

One for the skater boy: Folded up denims, a classic white tee and a plaid shirt thrown over it. What more do you need to maintain your cool skater boy image!

Which style would you go  with?

Which style would you go with?

Over-under: If you’re planning a trip to the chilly-hills, try one of these over-under combinations. Wear a thick plaid sweat shirt on your tee or wear a plaid shirt and throw a classic sweat shirt in a dark hue.

One for the school boys!

One for the school boys!

Back-to-school: If you want to play it simple for school, try this look: sneakers, tee, stone-washed distressed jeans and a classic plaid shirt thrown over. Trust me boy, the girls will love it.

(Note: All photos have been taken from Pintrest, we do not own them)

You may also like...

Leave a Reply