15 Best Outfit Ideas: How to Wear Flannel Shirt for Women

The flannel shirt is a prefect item for causal outfits for fall and winter. Flannel shirts simply refer to the shirts with the thicker fabric than cotton. Although they can come in a lot of different forms, they usually come as plaid shirts. In this blog post, I am going to share with you some of my favorite ways to style the flannel shirts. Let’s check them out now.

Flannel Plaid Shirt with White Tee, Black Jeans & Baseball Cap

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I am going to start off the list with a stylish casual look. There are days that we just don’t get enough sleep or that we can’t really tame the hair. Those are indeed the perfect days for trying a baseball cap outfit. Wear a white sports t shirt and black skinny jeans with a plaid flannel shirt. Wear brown ankle boots and white baseball cap to complete this outfit.

Tucked In Flannel Shirt & Skinny Jeans

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You can also wear the flannel shirt as part of a business causal outfit. First of all, try to pick a plaid flannel shirt that has slightly darker colors. Then tuck the shirt in skinny jeans and wear black loafers with the outfit.

Wear with Boyfriend Jeans, Scarf and Beanie

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For a casual fall outfit, you can wear a dark-colored flannel shirt with cuffed boyfriend jeans and white sneakers. Wear a scarf and a beanie to complete the outfit.

Oversized Flannel Plaid Shirt with White Tee & Skinny Jeans

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For a cool and slightly boyish street look, you can simply wear an oversized flannel shirt over an oversized white tee. Pair them with light blue skinny jeans and fleece ankle boots.

Flannel Shirt Dress with Cropped Print Tee & Denim Shorts

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If you like to look unique and even a little edgy sometimes, try to wear a plaid flannel shirt dress with a black cropped tee and black denim shorts. Not only that this outfit actually looks good, it will also wow your friends if you are not used to dress the dark and edgy way.

Tucked in Flannel Shirt with Pleaded Mini Skirt

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You can also wear the flannel shirt the feminine and chic way. For example, choose a navy plaid shirt and tuck it in a grey, high waisted pleaded mini skirt. Pair the outfit with black stockings and heels. This is a beautiful and also creative outfit that is perfect for casual hangouts or wearing to work as a smart casual outfit.

Wear with White Blouse, Black Leggings and Scarf

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This outfit is a great demonstration of how layers can make you look amazing. Wear a plaid flannel shirt over a white blouse. Pair them with black leggings and black leather ankle boots. Wear color-matching grey scarf and knit hat. Add the extra magically touch with a series of stylish bracelets.

Wear with White Print Tee & Skinny Jeans

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Having talked about a few outfit ideas that involves the red or the black plaid shirt, let’s talk about the blue one. You can wear a blue plaid flannel shirt casually with a white print tee and bright blue skinny jeans. For the shoes, you can wear the chukka boots or the ankle boots. By the way, for those of you who are interested in boots, you may want to check out our latest outfit ideas on chukka boots.

Wear with Striped Tee, Flare Skirt & Felt Hat

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If you want to try something unique and cute, this outfit may be for you. Get a plaid shirt dress and wear it over a horizontal striped t shirt and a blue flare skirt. It is ideal to have the shirt dress just an inch or two longer than the skirt. Add a little bit of artistic twist by wearing the black felt hat.

Blue Flannel Shirt with Grey Fleece Skirt

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Here is a business casual outfit that is suitable to wear to work. Wear a blue flannel shirt with a grey fleece knee length skirt. Complete the outfit with black leggings and leather ankle boots.

Tie Flannel Shirt Around Waist

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It is unforgivable to complete this list of flannel shirt outfit ideas without mentioning one of its most popular way to wear: tying it around the waist. As an example, you can wear a cropped sweater with ripped skinny jeans and ankle boots. Then tie the flannel shirt around the waist to add that extra dimensional and character to your look.

Wear with Black Knee High Rain Boots

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As I mentioned in a previous blog post on rain roots, they are as beautiful as they are functional. For a casual outfit in a rainy day, simply wear a blue plaid flannel shirt with ripped skinny jeans and knee high rain boots.

Black and White Plaid Shirt with Ripped Skinny Jeans

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A different from the rest of the outfits among the list, this flannel shirt makes use of smaller black and white plaid pattern. You can look stylish by wearing it with ripped black skinny jeans and black heels.

Wear with Brown Leather Jacket and Knee High Boots

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I know that the black leather jacket is such a popular item that I almost include it to all my outfit-idea blog post. But I am going to go for the more unique looking brown leather jacket to go with the flannel shirt. Complete the outfit with skinny jeans and fleece knee high boots.

Black and Red Plaid Flannel Shirt Dress


For a classic winter street look, wear a black and red plaid flannel shirt dress over a white tee and cuffed skinny jeans. Pair them with black ankle boots and black knit hat.

So, here are some of my favorite outfit ideas that involve the flannel shirt. I myself am a big fan of flannel shirt mainly because it is so easy to pull off and it just works wonderfully with the casual dress style that I love for friends gathering. I hope that you will find some of these outfit ideas useful and please check out our thousands of other outfit ideas throughout this website.