It can be a daunting task to dress for the office for a few reasons. First, you can easily lose your personal style if your office dress code requires a more conservative look. Second, it’s important to make sure you keep your office style chic, sophisticated and refined, which can be hard if you’re restricted to certain guidelines.
Our stylist, Casey, gave us a few tips to keep in mind when you find yourself struggling for a fabulous office ensemble. Read her easy tips after the jump!It’s important to keep in mind that staple pieces are key. Find a neutral skirt like this one by Emerson Thorpe because it’s easy to mix and match. Opt for black Commando Stockings if you want to keep your look a bit more conservative.
Button-down’s are a office wardrobe must-have! We are obsessed with this Elizabeth and James Shirt because it takes a simple white button-down to the next level with a black chiffon overlay. Button-down’s are also great because you can throw a sweater over it or wear it underneath a sleek blazer.
As for your shoes, we are kind of in love with these Elizabeth and James Booties because the heel isn’t too high so your feet won’t ache the second you walk into the office. Plus, since they are black and white they match virtually anything!
If you’re constantly on-the-go and need a quick outfit change before heading out to meet friends after work, then bring a pair of skinny jeans so you can change out of your skirt and into a more nighttime look.
With these easy tips, you’ll be giving out all the fashion advice in the office!