The way you wear your outfit in the office can tell so much about your professional ethics and overall work performance. While it’s necessary to follow company policies when it comes to office wears, you can also try looking for items that can look trendy and office appropriate.
Spring trend for 2013 has a lot of trendy pieces that can be worn even in the office. When taken in moderation, you can wear popular fashion trends such as monochrome, floral prints, or animal print outfit as long as you know how to make it appear more professional and business appropriate.
Here are some basic rules to follow when choosing your office attire:
- Use at least 2 to 3 colors in combining your outfit.
- Do not use tops with plunging necklines
- At least keep your skirt 3 inches above the knee
- Keep the colors of your outfit in natural hue and avoid eye popping shades
- Stay away from too much print or embellishments
Following that rules, here are some fashionable pieces that you can wear every day to the office.
One thing great about monochrome outfit is that it can be used to achieve a casual vibe to formal and business image. A high contrast striped blazer paired with white tights with black side linings can give you a perfectly pulled together look. Wear a coordinating black pumps and minimal accessories for a fab office outfit.
Another hot item this spring is floral print dresses or tops. Although it is usually worn for more casual environment, you too can wear the look if you pair it with a blazer and nice pair of shoes. Substitute the lace up ankle boots with pumps in nude colors for a more subtle and girly look.
Learn how to wear Floral print dress by reading my old post.
Spikes and Studs
If you want to add an edgy twist to your everyday formal wear and you feel like changing your too serious look into something else, this button-down long sleeves top with spikes is just right for you. It perfectly works together with cute pleated skirt and can give you a fashion forward look without even trying.
Emerald is 2013’s color of the year so get that blouse in deep and luxurious shade of green and create a look that is perfect the whole year round. Pair this blouse in sequin skirt and a classic black pump for a simple yet elegant look. Also try wearing this outfit with cutout high heeled ankle boots for a more feminine outfit.
Printed Leggings and Tights
If you’re working in an office environment that allows you to be more creative when it comes to your office wear, why not try wearing legging with fun and colorful prints. Just remember to pair it with nude tops like this soft sweater and shoes in complimenting shoes like this lemon yellow pumps.
Your everyday office wear need not to be boring anymore. If you follow these fashion ideas, you surely can stand out in your office without the risk of looking out of place. Enjoy mixing and matching different trendy pieces to come up with a look that works well for your skin tone, body type, and your nature of work.
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