You can never go wrong when you stick to the classics. Sometimes there's nothing better than the simplicity of a beautifully tailored white shirt with a great pair of jeans. From fitted to relaxed styles, frilly fantasies to chic pieces borrowed from the boys, the devil is all in the detail.

Facade shirt jacket $437
Cogent pant geometric $427
The High Edit boot $1297
All from Taylor

This versatile shirt is easy to dress up or down. Team with your fave jeans and trainers then pile your hair up in a soft, topknot for cool, street-savvy style.

Natsu shirt $430
Dachi pant $530
Both from Camilla and Marc


If you're heading out after 5pm, don this shirt with sleek black pants and fashion-forward accessories for true monochrome chic.

The Crush top $139
On Track shorts $139
Both from Blak

Go with the feminine vibes of this shirt and wear your hair in an imperfect, boho braid. Keep the makeup fresh and pretty with softly flushed cheeks.

Advocate shirt $265
Unity skirt $235
Both from Liann Bellis

The v-neckline of this wrap shirt is flattering on everyone, particularly larger-busted ladies. Cinch in the waist with the tie belt to highlight this area.

Draper shirt $310
Bastian shorts $295
Moonwalk frames $409
Vikto Lace Up $395
All from Karen Walker

Make this outfit office friendly by swapping the shorts for a dark denim pencil skirt. Add a chunky necklace, tote bag and nude pumps and you're boardroom ready.

Longtail shirt $445
Sundown silk jumpsuit in white dove $555
Both from Zambesi
In stores September

Petite girls can add length to their frame by wearing this shirt with skinny jeans and high strappy sandals.

Honour shirt $300
Spell pant $280
Tech sandal $329
All from Moochi

The extra-long back of this shirt slims down a derriere, while the rolled ¾-length sleeve shows off the prettiest part of the arm.

Beauty bar

Faby nail lacquer in Irony $20
Collection Work The Colour Eyebrow Kit $29.99
Sukin Hydrating Facial Masque 100ml $21
Jo Malone London Mimosa & Cardamom Cologne 100mls $228
Oasis Beauty Lips & Lashes 20ml $39.90
Shiseido Perfect Cleansing oil 180ml $70

Accessories box

Bird & Knoll /Zoe & Morgan Aotearoa scarf $120
Mi Piaci Solana mid heel in wine $240
Tory & Co Silver Hummingbird earrings $250
Karen Walker Navigator ring in quartz silver $769
Yu Mei Beca bag in Buttermilk $320
Dior Split sunglasses $899 from Superette