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Not Just A Canadian Tuxedo: Denim Shirts Show You What They’re Made Of

I’m a proponent of the Canadian Tux — I’m rarely seen these days in anything other than all denim, often several pieces at once. Although this look is discouraged by some, it’s no bother to me. It has occurred to me that not all folks can commit to denim on Britney & Justin-at-the-VMAs levels. Sometimes, you want to wear a jean shirt and you don’t want to do that all-blue-everything dance. Luckily, the best thing about denim is versatility. Comfortable, durable and better with age, a denim shirt can be just as indispensable as your favourite pair of jeans.

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Real folks incorporatin’ denim shirts like it ain’t nothing at all… Whether with a loose trouser or a sweet skirt, chambray, engage!

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If you require a denim shirt, we’ve got some hot tips on where to get them!

As the days get even colder, I’ll be snuggled with a jean look under a cozy sweater. How have you be sporting a denim shirt?

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Lydia O

Lydia Okello is a feminist, body positive, queer personal style blogger. On her website Style is Style, she showcases her panache for bright colors and power clashing. When she isn't pawing over Samantha Pleet collections on Tumblr, she's dreaming about havin' a kitten of her own one day. You can find her on Twitter, Tumblr and on her personal blog.

Lydia has written 64 articles for us.


  1. ok i love this post so much! this is everything i need to get back in the shopping game and also the denim game. also, i wanted to tell you i wear denim shirts with black denim jeans sometimes which i hope is a look you approve of.

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