How to wear burgundy shirt

How to wear burgundy shirt

This blog post is mainly about how to style a burgundy shirt as part of your work outfit. Speaking of work attire, you should be very familiar with white shirt blouses. Especially for those of you who have at least business reasons for going to work, wearing a white shirt with a pencil skirt or chinos shouldn’t be new to you. If you want to look deeper and more feminine, a burgundy shirt is a great alternative. What you will see are some of the best burgundy shirt outfit ideas that I have collected for you. let’s dive in

Burgundy silk shirt with buttons and ripped jeans


To start off this list of chic looking outfit ideas, I’ll show you one that includes jeans for those of you who can wear jeans to the office, at least on Fridays. To achieve this more casual look, you can wear a burgundy silk button down shirt and blue ripped skinny jeans. Wear light pink suede open toe ankle boots to complete the look.

Burgundy shirt with silk trousers of the exact same colour

burgundy shirt silk pants exactly the same color

Let’s do a U-turn and check out this elegant work outfit. To achieve this feminine and eye-catching look, you can wear a burgundy button down shirt and matching burgundy silk pants. Wear black pointed toe heels to add elegance to the outfit.

Burgundy button up shirt with tweed pencil skirt

burgundy button up shirt tweed pencil skirt

For a more feminine look, you might want to wear a skirt instead of pants or jeans. For example, you can wear a burgundy button down shirt and tuck it into a gray tweed pencil skirt. Pair them with a pair of leopard print heels and a burgundy leather handbag to add an elegant touch to the outfit.

Maxi burgundy belted shirt dress

Maxi burgundy shirt dress with belt

While I just want to talk about the burgundy shirt dress for now in this blog post, I feel like I’m leaving a lot on the table by not talking about the burgundy shirt dress, which has a lot of character. This particular one is a maxi shirt dress. Wear it simply with a pair of black leather ankle boots to complete the stylish outfit.

Burgundy Belted Shirt Dress

Burgundy belted shirt dress

Now let’s look at a burgundy shirt dress that has a more typical length. It is a belted shirt dress that ends a few inches above the knee. The belt design can actually make your waist appear more prominent, resulting in a slimmer look. Pair the shirt dress with light pink heels to complete the outfit with a feminine touch.

Pleated burgundy chiffon shirt with black chinos

burgundy chiffon pleated shirt black chinos

After looking at some work outfits, let’s look at one that you would probably wear on vacation. To achieve this look, you can wear a burgundy pleated chiffon shirt with black slim chinos. Wear a pair of embroidered black heels and a straw hat to look pretty and ladylike.

Belted Gathered Waist Shirt Dress with Light Pink Heels

Gathered waist belt, light pink heels

Burgundy is quite a deep and complex color. Since it can draw a lot of attention on its own, it usually looks really good as part of a minimal outfit. For example, you can simply pair a burgundy shirt dress with light pink open toe heels. If you want to add some more color, you can wear it with a neon pink clutch.

Semi-sheer black collared burgundy chiffon shirt

semi-transparent shirt with black collar made of burgundy chiffon

For those of you who are used to getting dressed at work all the time and figuring out what to wear for casual Fridays, here is a business casual outfit that still looks pretty aggressive. To achieve this look, wear a burgundy chiffon sleeveless shirt with black skinny jeans. Pair these pieces with black pointed-toe pumps to keep the aggressive feel constant.

Belted burgundy shirt dress and black ankle boots

Belted burgundy shirt dress, black ankle boots

This outfit shows a rather feminine way of styling a burgundy shirt dress. Choosing the right shirt dress is of course very important. In this case, a long-sleeved belt is chosen. You can pair the dress with a pair of black suede boots and a black fringed bag to add a stylish and feminine touch to the outfit.

Short sleeve mini dress

Short sleeve mini dress

As you can see from the previous outfit, a belted burgundy shirt dress or cinched waist will make you look professional and elegant. On the other hand, if you want to look more casual and cheerful, a cropped short sleeve shirt like this one is preferred. You can easily pair it with light pink heeled sandals to look both ladylike and refreshing.

Cold shoulder burgundy shirt dress

burgundy cold shoulder shirt dress

For an understated sexy look that doesn’t show a lot of skin, you can wear a cold shoulder burgundy shirt dress. This dress is specially designed for those of you who have beautiful shoulders and skin. You can simply pair the dress with light pink open toe heels for a beautiful and feminine look.

Burgundy belted shirt dress with black strappy heels

Belted burgundy shirt with black strappy heels

This outfit perfectly shows how important the choice of shoes is for the whole outfit. First of all, the burgundy belted burgundy shirt dress looks very beautiful and elegant in itself. You can easily pair it with black ballet flats to look gorgeous. To make this outfit even more eye-catching, replace the ballet flats with black strappy sandals.

Burgundy Chiffon Button Up Shirt with Blue Jeans

Burgundy Chiffon Button Up Shirt Blue Jeans

For a stylish and casual look, you can wear a burgundy button down shirt and tuck it into blue washed skinny jeans. Wear a black belt to look more stylish and a little more unisex. For shoes, a pair of black ballet flats can add a slightly feminine touch to the outfit.

Here are some really great looking burgundy shirt outfit ideas that are indeed easy to pull off. If you wear the same type of clothes to work every day, it might be time to spice things up by trying different things.

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