If the trend is good enough for Ashley Benson, Elle Fanning, Emma Roberts, Kendall and Kylie Jenner, then it’s good enough for us. From flannel checks, to boyfriend fits, to hooded shirts or embellished with crochet, there’s a plaid shirt option for everyone this season. Pair your favourite with boyfriend jeans for a casual look or wrap it around your waist to add an easy pop of color, the universal quality of the plaid shirt leaves you with countless ways to style it.

6 Unique Ways to Style Your Plaid Shirt
6 Unique Ways to Style Your Plaid Shirt

So if you’ve got a plaid shirt (or looking to get one) and you’re tired of the same old style, read on for our 6 fave ways to rock your plaid shirt! Oh and drop us a comment below if you have other ideas.

Plaid Shirt With Denim Shorts

Spring’s around the corner and that means shorts, and nothing beats wearing your fave plaid with a pair of distressed denim shorts, around the waist, over a tee or simply on its own.

Layer Your Plaid Shirt

When layering for colder weather or chilly nights, layer a lightweight sweater or cardigan over your plaid shirt. Add a pair of distressed jeans and some Vans and you’re good to go!

6 Unique Ways to Style Your Plaid Shirt

Plaid Stands for Grunge

To show off the grunge girl in you, wear your plaid shirt over a graphic tee or tank, with distressed or dark jeans, boots or Cons. Add some Nirvana to your playlist and you’ll be dreaming of Kurt Cobain in no time!

90s Plaid Revival

For a variation on the grunge trend, wrap a plaid shirt around your waist. Add a biker jacket and a beanie and relive the 90s all over again. (Or for the first time!)

Wear Plaid With Your Dress

Plaid shirts aren’t just for jeans! Top off your fave dress with a plaid shirt wrapped around the waist.

Plaid Basics

It’s the no brainer, no stress, on trend look. Wear your plaid shirt over a basic tee and jeans. Tuck in optional!