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Go Office Chic With These Picks

Professional but not boring

Costume designer Edith Head once said, "You can have anything you want in life if you dress for it." And in an office setting, what she said can't be any closer to the truth. In a perfect world, how we dress will not affect how we (and to a certain extent, our work,) will be perceived. But the reality is if you want career advancement, demand it with your skill, talent and how you carry yourself.

With that said, here's some F/W 2017 chic office outfit ideas to help you dress for success.

Power Suiting

(Photos from: Net-A-Porter; Left to right — Tibi Aldridge blazer, AlexaChung tee, Tibi Jasper straight-leg pants, Monica Vinader earrings, Frame leather belt, ALAÏA ankle boots, Gucci Sylvie tote)

Plaids are here again, and this time they're making their way back into office wear. Add a few pieces to inject some personality into an otherwise boring ensemble. Statement earrings and stiletto heels are good starters. 

Dark Florals

(Photos from: Net-A-Porter; Left to right — Prada pleated floral midi dress, Prada Pionnière leather shoulder bag, Jimmy Choo Lorraine boots)

Florals were all over our wardrobes last summer and they're not going away anytime soon. For this season, it's all about going over to the dark side. Explore deep hues of floral patterns for a fresh perspective.

Colour Confidence

(Photos from: Net-A-Porter; Left to right — Calvin Klein turtleneck sweaterCushnie Et Ochs draped silk midi skirt, Miu Miu earringsIWC Schaffhausen steel watch, Gianvitto Rosi suede pumps, Victoria Beckham shoulder bag)

Black-and-white minimalist aesthetic domination may be coming to an end this season as several designers came up with show-stopping, bold-coloured styles for F/W 2017. Show your true colours with these classy fashion choices.

(Cover photo from: sodapopp)


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