What smart casual shirts to wear at work

Need inspiration for Work - Smart casual outfits? Our stylists have put together outfits featuring shirts.

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Break the rules with confidence

We hereby give you permission to wear navy with black. Though this colour combination often gets a bad rap, it will lend your smart casual look understated elegance when you layer a black shirt under a navy suit.

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Classic colour combinations

Yes, you can wear black and beige. Here, the trench coat lightens up all that black, to create a sharp contrast. Sometimes, less really is more.

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Enter your go-to coat

For this season and the next. The timeless camel coat is a cold-weather must-have. Throw it over your smarter pieces like a black formal shirt and brown trousers for a classic, smart finish.

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Instant classic: camel coats

An all-black outfit is ideal when you need to look smart, but when finished with a camel coat, it becomes classic. Turn to this look for any smart casual occasion, from work to dinner plans.

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Add contrast to an all-black look

While we are partial to an all-black look, sometimes a subtle contrast doesn't go amiss. Throw a neutral blazer into the mix to break up the tone and elevate the cool-casual vibe even more.

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Add easy interest to all black

A neutral sweatshirt brings a relaxed-yet-preppy finish to an all-black outfit. It's a perfect lesson in how one simple piece can lift your look, as the understated colour stands out just right against the dark shirt, chinos, and shoes.

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Nail Italian styling

There’s a certain knack to that suave style, and good news: we know all the tricks and tips. Tasselled loafers are crucial here, as are neutral formal trousers and a black shirt. Finish with a check blazer for a polished finish.

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