Transform a Tee From Desk to Dinner

As one of the most versatile pieces in your wardrobe, but likely one of the most neglected, it’s high time that your black tee got a little more TLC. One of the easiest items to style, we elevate this desk-to-dinner classic by introducing it to some glam company.


How to Dress Up a Simple Black Tee
Earrings CRYSTALLIZED · Ring ROBERTO CAVALLI · All with Crystals from Swarovski · White oversized blazer MICHAEL KORS · Black semi-transparent jersey-cotton t-shirt RAEY · Black pants · CLOSED

Raey’s semi-transparent, jersey-cotton tee has the right drape to create casual elegance—go for classic, sharp chic by matching with slim-fit black pants (these are by Closed) and contrasting with a sleek, white, oversize blazer by Michael Kors. The secret to giving this work look boardroom-level brilliance is smart accessorizing. Try these statement drop earrings from Crystallized and a ring by Roberto Cavalli for sparkling impact.


How to Dress Up a Simple Black Tee
Strap leather skirt with black Swarovski crystals MARINA HOERMANSEDER · Earrings ROBERTO CAVALLI Model SERPENT · All with Crystals from Swarovski · Black semi-transparent jersey-cotton t-shirt RAEY

The beauty of simplicity is that it’s easy to style up with some serious statement pieces when your dinner date calls. Marina Hoermanseder’s strapped leather skirt studded with black Swarovski crystals has wow factor. Roberto Cavalli’s shimmering Serpent earrings make it ssssssensational!

Photographer: Sabrina Theissen
Creative Director: Cathy Boom
Stylist: Winnie Platzko
Hair, Make up Artist: Christian Fritzenwanker
Model: PATRYCJA//Modelwerk