How to Style a Graphic Tee
Here's the "tee" on how to style your favorite t-shirt! From an on-the-go outfit to taking your favorite midi dress up a notch, the styling options are endless with this go-to closet staple!
1. Biker Shorts
- Simple Routine Orange Biker Shorts
- Slow Your Pace Black Mid Length Biker Shorts
- Simple Routine Hot Pink Biker Shorts
- Slow Your Pace Navy Mid Length Biker Shorts
- Daisy Checkered Smiles Cream Graphic Tee
- Rise With The Sun Lavender Oversized Graphic Tee
- Stay Wild Tiger Plum Oversized Graphic Tee
Size up in your favorite tee and pair with biker shorts for the comfiest, on-trend outfit! This is easily the best outfit for running errands or keeping up with your mini-me.
2. High-waisted Shorts
- Errands To Run Orange High Waisted Athletic Shorts
- Errands To Run Light Pink High Waisted Athletic Shorts
- Errands To Run White High Waisted Athletic Shorts
- Pink And Teal Checkered Smiley Ivory Graphic Tee
- Beer And Sunshine Ivory Graphic Tee
- Daisy Checkered Smiles Cream Graphic Tee
So many of our high-waisted, bestselling athletic shorts coordinate perfectly with our favorite graphic tees. Be sure to grab your pairs before they sell out!
3. Midi Dress
- A Loving Endeavor Ribbed Midi Blue Tank Dress
- A Loving Endeavor Ribbed Midi Rust Tank Dress
- A Loving Endeavor Ribbed Midi Rose Tank Dress
- Adored By You Black Ribbed Midi Tank Dress
- Adored By You Oatmeal Ribbed Midi Tank Dress
- Nashville Wings Black Graphic Tee
- Nashville Wings Mauve Graphic Tee
- Mama Needs A Marg Mauve Graphic Tee
- Stay Wild Tiger White Graphic Tee
A fun way to get more wear out of your favorite midi dress! Layer your go-to tee and knot it above the waist.
4. Classic Denim Shorts
- Our Love Collides Medium Wash Distressed Denim Shorts
- Day Like This Medium Wash Frayed Denim Shorts
- No More Wishing Dark Wash Denim Shorts
- Raised on 90s Country Cream Graphic Tee
- Somebody's Problem Cream Graphic Tee
- Blame It All On My Roots Black Graphic Tee
- Palm Springs CA Lavender Oversized Graphic Tee
You can never go wrong with your favorite t-shirt and denim shorts combo. Throw on and go or knot your tee for a new look.
5. Swimsuit Coverup
- North Beach Pink Scalloped One Piece Swimsuit
- Diving Deep Blue V-Neck Tie Waist Swimsuit
- Offshore Island Navy Stripe Off The Shoulder Bikini Top/Offshore Island Navy Stripe High Waisted Bikini Bottoms
- Under The Sea Tropical Blue Swimsuit Top/Bottoms
- This Is My Happy Place Mint Graphic Tee
- America the Beautiful Oatmeal Graphic Tee
- Lazy Lake Day White Graphic Slouchy Tee
- Salty Since 2020 Heather Orange Graphic Tee
Size up your tee so you can throw it on over your swimsuit on the way to the pool or beach. Instant cover-up option!
6. Tennis Skirt
- Potential Energy White Active Tennis Skirt
- Potential Energy Purple Active Tennis Skirt
- Going Anywhere Beige Corduroy Tennis Skirt
- Lightning Bolt Smiley Peach Graphic Tee
- Have A Nice Day Pocket Smiley Plum Oversized Graphic Tee
- Athletic Club Seafoam Oversized Graphic Tee
Our new favorite trend of 2022 – tennis skirts! They’re so easy to style and comfortable to wear. With multiple color options, the outfits are endless!
Grab your go-to tee or take a second look at your graphic sweatshirt collection. This is your official guide to styling your favorite wardrobe piece! Casual or more trendy - the pairing opportunities are endless for your favorite tee.
Pair with Mom Jeans
When in doubt, choose denim! A trendy mom jean is the perfect pairing for your favorite graphic tee or sweatshirt. Front tuck the style or add your favorite belt to complete the look. The bestselling Kristen Paperbag Waist Distressed Mom Jeans and the Lesley High Waisted Mom Jeans are our top picks for this look.
Bonus Styling Hack! A new way to tie your tee:
Step 1: Take both sides and twist together twice
Step 2: Tuck the ends under your shirt to secure!
Layer over a Midi Dress
Honestly, this is one of our favorite ways to style both a midi dress and a graphic tee! Layering looks are so effortless and easy to throw on and go. We have several casual midi dresses for you to choose from at pinklily.com.
Style with High Waisted Shorts
High waisted shorts are such a flattering fit! Flowy favorites include the Bayside Stroll Paperbag shorts or the Undeniable Love Olive Front Tie Paperbag Shorts. With neutral hues like these, you can take these outfit ideas straight into the start of fall. What could be more comfortable than this tee and shorts combo?
Classic Denim Shorts
If casual is your go-to style, then you can never go wrong with one of your favorite pairs of denims shorts to wear with you graphic tee. Add a new twist with how you tie your tee from the quick tutorial below.
Step 1: Grab your tee
Step 2: Pull through belt loop
Step 3: Tuck end into shorts/jeans
White Denim Shorts
Bonus Styling Hack: Don't limit these tips to your tees. Style your sweatshirts with these ideas as well!
White denim shorts are perfect for graphic styles that have matching white text to make the artwork pop even more. Plus, white denim is such a summer essential!
Use as a Swim Coverup
Whether you need to cover-up from the sun or are just looking for some layers to wear to and from the beach, graphic tees and sweatshirts make the perfect layer pieces over swimsuits.
The options don’t end here! Check out this video to see four ways Sam styles her favorite graphic tees.
Shop these graphic tees and sweatshirts at pinklily.com!