Well fitted, clean cuts and minimal accessories are what the modern working women prefer and thereby choose comfort clothing over anything that is overly stylish at least for a work environment.
Gone are the days where work clothing meant boring and not so pleasant fashion with the quintessential trousers matched with a monochromatic, similar designed shirts with those typical blackpumps.
Let’s see how we can possibly change the notion of a boring dress up into a chic yet comfort dressing. Fashion in these times have evolved and gotten more affordable and attractive, you have a lot to choose from various patterns, fit, clothing brands, cuts, price, colors and more. You have an assortment of trousers, formal tops, shoes, scarf, accessories , blazers, tunics, dresses , skirts and more. As they say “Fashion fades but style remains”, Fashion is ever altering but your style and what you can make out of it is your identity. So make it a unique one!
Being Fashionable is how well you can style yourself in any kind of a setting be it work, formal functions, weddings or just a casual day out.
Today let’s take a brief tour of what comprises of work clothing –
There are numerous options out there for a unique collection of formal tops, they aren’t similar anymore. You may find a range of fabrics from georgette, linen, cotton, chiffon, satin and the likes and there are quite a bit of textures you can choose from also keep in mind the weather or the humidity of your surrounding and choose your style according to the kind of events at work, days could be intense with presentations and meetings, formal events or regular schedules. We’d suggest you to look at pastel colors and not loud prints from light pinks, peaches, cool blue to any soothing shades will be apt for your everyday work also plain tops with neat fittings and cute patterns with bows, laces and more, ensure to be comfortable as you’ll be spending hours at your workspace in them.
Next up would be the trousers that you’d pair up, recent times we have seen how the pant collection has come in a range that complements your body type, from slim fit, pencil fit, straight fit, boot cut to the latest palazzo all in formal appearance makes it one of the most attractive formal wears, please avoid denims as it comes across very casual at least on a weekday. While shopping keep in mind the comfort and your body type because not all fabrics and patterns may suit varied body types hence ensure all works and are in place before you make the choice, do not blindly go for the latest fashion or trends. Next would be the colours , so many hues to choose from other than the age old black and blue. Trousers now come in dark browns, military green, olive green, maroon and subtle colors like beige, coffee brown, grey, light blue and white hence pair your tops and trousers wisely. Go for a light colored trouser when you wear a darker shade of tops and vice versa this enhances your elegance and brings about a good balance in the attire.
Last but not the least choose minimalistic accessories like a long neck piece, chokers and statement earrings or fingerlings. Do not go for anything too being or chunky, remember you are at work and you may need to run around and be heavily tied up so do not wear anything heavy or noisy that jingles at every move of yours.
Shoes, well thanks to the ballerina pumps that have made life more easy and chic, they come in a zillion colors, patterns, designs and fitting. Not to forget you do have lot other options of peep toe pumps, sandals and other stylish footwear. Some of you are also comfortable in high heeled shoes but just a thought here to be mindful about how long you would need to stand and probably walk around etc. So choose a comfortable pair of shoes or sandals, keep it simple with colors that would go with most of your outfits also no harm in matching your outfits with the footwear that makes it more attractive. Nudes, browns, blacks, blues, beige and many more colors that can best fit your style and attire.
In conclusion to this, we hope the article has helped in understanding the basic workarounds and tricks of having a stylish wardrobe of work attire with minimalistic yet suave collections that complements your body type. From choosing the right fabric to fittings, patterns and colors ensure that everything falls well in place and the entire styling motivates you and makes you look all the more beautiful.
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