To look stylish and natural both at casual activities and at work, wearing a black button-down shirt is often a very good idea. Not only does the shirt itself look very beautiful, the black color also makes you look slim and slender. Also, there are people who just look better in black than they do in white. It really depends on your character. You have to try them to see what fits better. Anyway, to make it look cool, I have collected some really nice black button down shirt outfit ideas for you. Let’s dive right in.
Black button down shirt with blue slim fit jeans
As mentioned before, this is a list of outfit ideas that can make you look slim and svelte in general and I’m going to start with a typical outfit that can do just that. To create this slimming look, you can wear a black slim fitting button down shirt. Combine it with blue slim-fit jeans and a black leather belt. Wear a pair of black ballet flats with the shoes for a clean finish.
Black chiffon button down shirt with matching belted skinny jeans
To create this cool all black look you can wear a loose fit black chiffon shirt and button down shirt as a top. Combine it with black skinny jeans and a black wide leather belt. For the rest of the look, you can wear a pair of black suede loafers and a brown leather clutch to complete the outfit in style.
Black button-down shirt with half sleeves and ripped dark blue skinny jeans
A very typical and elegant looking business casual outfit is the combination of a black shirt and dark blue jeans. You can hardly go wrong with this. In detail, you can wear a black shirt with half sleeves with dark blue skinny jeans with a distressed look. Wear a pair of black ankle strap open toe heels to look sleek and elegant.
Relaxed fit black shirt with skinny ankle jeans and oxford shoes
This isn’t exactly a formal shirt you would wear to work. It’s somewhere between a polo shirt and a dark button down shirt in black. You can pair this loose fitting top with dark blue ankle skinny jeans. Pair them with a pair of dark brown oxford shoes for a stylish and unisex finish.
Black button down slim fit shirt with light blue skinny jeans
Normally you would pair a black shirt with dark blue skinny jeans at work as it is a very safe combination that you can hardly go wrong with. But light blue skinny jeans actually fit quite well. For example, you can wear a black button-down slim-fit shirt with light blue skinny jeans. Wear a pair of black ballet flats to complete the attractive look.
Black button down shirt with slit ankle jeans and ballerina flats
This outfit might seem very average and typical at first glance, but if you look closely, you can see that the nifty details make it look extra attractive. In detail, wear a black shirt with dark blue ankle skinny jeans that have subtle slit details in the ankle area. Pair them with black suede ballet flats to complete the outfit.
Chiffon shirt with black blazer and dark blue coated skinny jeans
To achieve this black and deep blue dark yet demure sexy look, you can wear a black chiffon button down shirt as the core of the outfit. Team it with a black blazer and dark blue waxed skinny jeans. Pair the shoes with a pair of leopard print ankle boots for a feminine finish.
Black button-down shirt with light blue cuffed skinny jeans
One way to make your black shirt outfit look more airy and casual is to wear ballet flats instead of heels. For example, you can wear a relaxed fit black button-down shirt and cuffed light blue skinny jeans. Pair them with a pair of black suede loafers to make this outfit stylish and casual.
Black boyfriend shirt with gray skinny jeans
This is a fairly understated outfit that looks a little unique. For a top, wear a black slightly oversized button-down shirt. Combine it with gray unwashed skinny jeans. This makes the outfit look completely different than when the shirt is combined with dark skinny jeans. Pair with black leather heeled Chelsea boots to complete the look.
Black shirt dress with half sleeves and buttons
Now let’s look at a very nice twist on the black button-down shirt. You can actually wear a black shirt dress to look sleek and understated sexy. Under the shirt you can wear blue mini jean shorts. With the shoes, you can wear a pair of black ankle strap heels with open toe to look extra slim and elegant.
Black silk pleated shirt with skinny jeans
For those of you looking to add depth to your outfit, texture might be something to look out for. For example, you can wear a black pleated oversized silk shirt as the focal point of your look. Pair it with dark blue skinny jeans and a pair of black ballet flats to complete the outfit in a clean and stylish way.
Button down shirt with blue denim shorts and black felt hat
This is a very artistic and stylish outfit that is surprisingly easy to put on. To create this look, you can wear a black shirt and partially tuck it into a pair of blue denim mini shorts. Pair them with a black fedora and a pair of black leather ankle boots to look stylish and artistic.
Black shirt with white lace mini shorts
To look more ladylike, it’s a good idea to have some lace elements in your outfit. For example, you can wear a black shirt with white lace mini shorts. Wear black ballet flats to look clean and attractive.
Hope you enjoyed the black button down shirt outfit ideas that will help you look slim and stylish. Try them on and you will see how surprisingly easy these outfits are to put on.