How to wear it: The check shirt

Check shirts get a big box tick this season. We show you three new ways to work the wardrobe wonder.

IN SCHOOL

Layer with an oversized cardi, satchel and normcore trainers for top marks

OFF DUTY

Relaxed separates make for unstudied cool – think slip-in shoes, bobble hats

OUT ON THE TOWN

Dress it up with second-skin leathers and over-the-knee boots


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