A blazer is one of the most versatile pieces you can have in your wardrobe. It’s elegant, chic, and easy to wear.
A sleek jacket or blazer has just the right amount of professionalism. Anyone can easily dress up or down while wearing this wardrobe mainstay. For example, it’s a perfect piece of outerwear for the office, a first date, or a day full of running errands with the kids.
These days, there are so many options for sustainably-made blazers that you’re guaranteed to find one that fits perfectly.
But, with all the possibilities for what to wear under a blazer, you may be feeling some analysis paralysis. Not to worry– we’re here to help!
We’ve put together 16 of the best original outfits to wear under a blazer.
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A White Button-Down Shirt
A white button-down shirt is a timeless classic that adds a polished touch to any professional outfit. Wear a tailored button-down under your favorite blazer for an easy, everyday office look.
A breathable, cotton button-down looks best with high-waisted slacks and a sleek blazer. You can match your blazer and pants or take a more eclectic approach with different colors.
Accessorize with a sleek belt and a sustainable designer handbag, and you’re unstoppable.
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A cozy turtleneck is an excellent piece to wear under a blazer or jacket during the fall and winter. It’s elegant, professional, and chic.
A black turtleneck tee worn under a plaid blazer looks fantastic if you’re going for a dark academia, collegiate vibe. A turtleneck in any other neutral color also looks great worn under a black or blue blazer.
Check out our selection of affordable turtlenecks that will make you look like a million bucks.
Inject a dose of personality and edge by wearing a cool graphic tee under a structured blazer.
Wear an oversized graphic t-shirt tucked into your favorite denim jeans and a fun blazer.
Don’t be afraid to think outside the box. Vintage men’s blazers, bold velvet jackets, and cropped blazers are all fun options to pair with a unique graphic tee.
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Wear a simple striped shirt under a sleek blazer to achieve a chic Parisian vibe.
A striped Breton shirt creates a nice contrast when worn under a blazer or jacket. Wear a classic black-and-white shirt, or get creative with other color combinations.
Overall, a striped shirt and blazer are an easy and elegant way to look dressed up while staying comfortable.
Sustainable Satin Camis
If you want something sexy and slinky, wear a sustainable satin cami under a tailored blazer. The sharp lines of a blazer look amazing when paired with the soft curves of a satin camisole.
A satin cami and blazer look great with dark denim jeans, tailored slacks, or a striking pencil skirt. This outfit style is easy to wear to the office or a date night.
Whatever style of cami you choose, make sure the material is high-quality and built to last.
Learn more about how to incorporate sustainable satin into your wardrobe.
A Slip Dress
A sustainably-made slip dress is perfect for a night out.
A slip dress and blazer are best for cool summer or spring nights because this look gives you just the right amount of coverage for those cooler temperatures.
A slip dress paired with a classic blazer is a stylish, trendy look that is chic, elegant, and simple. Wear a bright jewel-tone slip dress with a sleek black blazer, or think out of the box and create a monochromatic look.
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A bold blouse is a fun way to add a unique touch to a blazer outfit. “Bold” can mean anything from a busy pattern to eye-catching construction.
Go all out with a high-neck ruffled blouse and a jewel-tone blazer, or take a more subtle approach with a semi-sheer floral blouse and a classic black jacket.
Wear pants or a skirt in a different color from the blazer to add more dimension to the look.
Take a look at our favorite sustainable blouses to wear under a blazer.
A Polka-Dot Blouse and Slacks
A polka-dot blouse under a blazer creates a beautiful professional look when paired with well-tailored slacks.
A cute polka-dot blouse captures a playful and retro aesthetic. Wear a classic black-and-white print with a black pantsuit for an elegant business casual vibe. Choose bright polka dots and a tan blazer if you want something more colorful.
A Tank Top and Midi Skirt
Wearing a blazer with a tank top and a midi skirt creates a feminine, fun outfit. This versatile look works well for the office or a fun day off.
Pair a cute blazer or jacket with a simple black tank top and a high-waisted pleated skirt. For a boho-inspired vibe, wear a floral midi skirt and a ruffled tank.
You can also switch things up by wearing a patterned tank top and a solid-colored skirt. The possibilities are endless.
Explore our selection of sustainable midi skirts.
A Blouse and Pencil Skirt
Blazers are a staple of any business casual wardrobe. They look especially great with a cute blouse and a pencil skirt.
A feminine blouse tucked into a high-quality pencil skirt looks professional, put-together, and chic. Wearing a blazer over your favorite office-ready blouse adds an extra level of professionalism and elegance.
Don’t miss our selection of the best sustainable pencil skirts.
Plain T-Shirts and Jeans
For an easy, everyday look, pair your best blazer with a simple t-shirt and jeans. This outfit is perfect for casual Fridays at work or a fun day exploring the city with friends.
It’s best to wear a high-quality, sustainably-made t-shirt for this look. A plain white t-shirt may seem simple, but wearing a well-constructed version elevates your look into understated elegance.
Plaid Flannel Shirts
A plaid flannel shirt under a blazer or jacket is perfect for a relaxed, casual outfit. The pop of color from the flannel adds a nice touch of warmth and texture.
A flannel shirt and jacket look great when paired with distressed black jeans, leggings, or cropped pants. Roll up your blazer sleeves for a nice pop of plaid underneath.
Pair your look with cute brown boots, and you’re good to go.
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If a daring, sexy look is what you want, try wearing a bodysuit under your blazer. From plunging necklines to skintight silhouettes, a bodysuit is perfect for the adventurous fashionista.
A bodysuit with a plunging neckline or sexy cut-outs looks great under a blazer because it shows off your body without revealing too much. Finish your look off with a bodycon skirt or skintight leggings.
Wear a crewneck bodysuit and wide-leg pants under a sleek, tailored blazer if you want more coverage.
Explore our selection of comfortable bodysuits.
Crop Tops and Mom Jeans
A crop top is an easy go-to choice under a blazer or jacket. It’s easy, versatile, and looks great on anybody. Completing your look with mom jeans creates a well-proportioned, cute outfit that works across seasons.
Wear a fun and flirty print crop top with a denim jacket, or get in touch with your inner goth girl by wearing a dark top and black denim jeans.
A Camouflage Tee
Add an unexpected twist to your blazer outfit with a camo-print tee. A camouflage shirt adds a touch of edginess to any blazer outfit.
Whether a crop top or an oversized tee, incorporating camo into your outfit is eye-catching and fashion-forward. This look is great for all seasons.
To complete your edgy look, try a pair of sustainably-made cargo pants.
A Bodycon Dress
Wear a flattering bodycon dress under a blazer if you want to look sexy and chic. The slinky silhouette of a bodycon dress nicely balances out the sharp lines of a classic blazer.
Pair your bodycon dress with strappy heels, subtle jewelry, and a powerful watch for some serious glam energy. You can even create a monochromatic look by matching your dress and blazer.
Check out our selection of affordable bodycon dresses.
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