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5 Ways Girls Can Wear A Man’s Shirt


It’s no secret that we at CollegeCandy gladly embrace all the menswear-inspired fashion trends, especially the boyfriend blazer, boyfriend shirt and a reliable pair of boyfriend jeans. Time and time again, each of these wardrobe pieces have proven themselves to be reliable, versatile and sure to make a good impression. You know, all the things we wish our actual boyfriends would be.

Well, get ready to borrow a dress shirt and wear it in five new ways. Seriously.

This video shows how to turn a man’s long-sleeve, button-up dress shirt into two different dresses, two skirts and a chic halter top. Sleeves becomes straps, button closures become ruffles and the shirt usually reserved for lazy days and walks of shame has now been reclassified as the ultimate multi-way item of your closet.

Watch the video below:

I’m officially headed to the menswear department to see how many different colors I can dig up in the sale racks. Would it be an overkill if I finish off my Christmas shopping list with dress shirts for all my girlfriends? No? Where can I find pink ones?!

Ashley is an NYU student who is holding on way too tightly to a potential career in magazines and goes to Vegas way too often. She’s fascinated with celebrities and strawberry beer and doubles as a pathological texter. Feed the addiction with tweets @cashleelee. Thanks in advance.