T-shirts, especially the graphic kinds, are one of the most versatile items of clothing any woman can have in her closet.

Gone are the days when t-shirts were paired with jeans alone. These days, there are all kinds of fun graphic tees that can be rocked in a number of ways, to a number of places including the office.

So, if you're looking to up your style game a bit this year, here are 5 reasons why you should invest in a graphic tee, as well as stylish ways you can rock them to work.

1. Pair with a midi skirt

Chic and stylish, a t-shirt paired with a midi skirt is one of the easiest ways to look effortlessly stylish. Throw on a funky neck-piece and pair of pumps and you're ready to go.

Ozinna of Style Concierge is uber stylish in her ruffled t paired with this white pencil skirt Photo credit: Instagram/ozinna

2. Paired with high waist trousers

Another easy look, a t-shirt and the right fitting high waits trousers screams stylish without trying too hard. You can also throw on a blazer to up the formal level, if you're not comfortable with just the t-shirt alone.

You can either rock your graphic tee with high waist pants alone, or throw on a blazer Photo credit: Instagram

3. With ankara

You could also pair your tee with a touch of ankara, whether it's an ankara skirt, trouser 

, or even pinafore dress, there are several options of pairing your ankara with to achieve the perfect boho chic look.

Photo credit: Instagram/ozinna

4. With a full skirt

Whether it's a pleated skirt or a full midi skirt, you can't go wrong with a pairing of a full skirt and a graphic tee. Match with heels and you'll have compliments pouring your way.

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