5 plus-size button-down shirts to go with all your work pants

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With many people headed back to the office, it’s time to find the right workwear for your return. Honestly, the easiest place to start is with plus-size button-down shirts. Not to mention, these plus-size button-down shirt silhouettes have evolved since the days of your basic collared top.

It’s totally fine if you’re not ready to give up your business-casual style. Thankfully, you can rock a sleek plus-size button-down shirt with a pair of denim jeans or even your favorite black slacks. With button-down shirts (that don’t gape) being so versatile, you can easily nab one to wear during office hours and well after work is over.

You might be surprised about where to shop the best plus-size button-down shirts. Missguided is a brand that offers a bunch of chic and trendy tops like this Blue Plaid Seersucker Oversized Shirt. If you really want to level up your button-down shirt game, swipe this Cream Linen Mix Oversized number. Additionally, Nordstrom carries a plethora of plus-size-friendly brands, including its in-house brand BP., where you can grab the BP. + WILDFANG Relaxed Short Sleeve Button-Down Shirt to add more color to your subtle wardrobe.

Button downs don’t have to be basic. Just peep these five picks as proof.

Plus-Size Blue Plaid Seersucker Oversized Shirt, $22 (Orig. $44)

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Cute and simple, this Plus-Size Blue Plaid Seersucker Oversized Shirt is the comfort you want when heading back to the office. Tuck it in the front and leave it hanging out in the back for a more laid-back look.

ASOS DESIGN Curve Linen Short Sleeve Shirt, $26

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Available in up to a size 26, this top from ASOS is a cute, symmetrical linen short-sleeve shirt with a tie in the front. Rock this with your favorite cropped jeans or with shorts come the weekend.  

BP. + WILDFANG Relaxed Short Sleeve Button-Down Shirt, $45

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Woman-owned brand Wildfang teamed up with Nordstrom for a super cool and genderless collection. Add some subtle color to your button-down collection with this Relaxed Short Sleeve Button-Down. Made with 100% rayon, this material stretches but holds its shape.

Plus-Size Cream Linen Mix Oversized Shirt, $23 (Orig. $52)

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In need of a plus-size button-down shirt that doesn’t gape? Then welcome this super chic Plus-Size Cream Linen Mix Oversized Shirt into your closet. It’s lightweight enough to carry you through the rest of the season and versatile enough to rock with anything from patterned skirts to jeans.

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