Shop 20 Pieces To Shape Your Summer Work Wardrobe
Click through our slideshow to shop everything you need for your work wardrobe this summer.
Embrace tailored silhouettes in punchy, summery hues, such as Zara’s Cropped Jacquard Pattern Trousers ($60) in Raspberry.
Avoid heavy wool dresses, which tend to be heat traps, and choose one in breathable cotton like Theory’s Geniada Stretch Cotton Dress ($295) in White.
Florals are always a summer-appropriate print. Try J.Crew’s Neon Floral Jacquard Skirt ($358) in Day Glo Green with a lightweight sweater.
A fluid button-down keeps you cool, and we like the red accents on Sea’s Colour-Block Silk Blouse ($377) in Navy Blue.
The low heels on Loeffler Randall’s Tamsin Classic Pumps ($375) in Black/Jade Printed Water Snake are easy on your feet.
Treat Madewell’s Tux Vest ($138) in Pearl Ivory like you would a blazer, and layer it over everything from tissue-thin sweaters to crisp button-downs.
Need to add a touch of edge to your workwear? Show off Derek Lam’s Meryl Leather Wedge Ankle Boots ($875) in Black with cropped trousers.
Kate Spade New York’s color-blocked Rosina Dress ($448) in Baja Rose/Light Crocus/Maraschino is an easy get-up-and-go outfit for the office.
Experiment with a cool clash by teaming Equipment’s Reagan Striped Blouse ($158) in Venice Stripe Print with a floral pencil skirt.
Incorporate shorts into your workwear by styling them with a tucked-in blouse and pointy-toe shoes. Reiss’ Rosie Geo Print Silk Shorts ($180) in Grey do the trick!
Two reasons why T by Alexander Wang’s Boxy Blazer ($326) in Black and Fiji is a must? The jacket’s unlined, so it’s not too heavy, and its boxy fit gives you some breathing room.
If you subscribe to the “glasses make you look smarter” theory, slip on Steven Alan’s Malcolm Opticals ($195) in Dark Tortoise for a librarian chic look.
Reece Hudson’s stylish Siren Lady Bag ($825) in White + Black is no briefcase, but its multiple compartments hold all your work essentials.
Keep a light layer on hand to wear in your air-conditioned office, like Maison Scotch’s Boucle Blazer ($314) in Blue.
Joseph’s Washed Silk Wide Leg Trousers ($595) in Off White Washed Silk smack of laid-back sophistication. Balance the pants’ voluminous proportions with a fitted top.
Gianvito Rossi’s Ankle Strap Sandals ($269) in Lemon brighten your ensemble--and they transition easily to after-hours cocktails.
Complement the ladylike vibe of Alice by Alice Temperley’s Kyoto Pleated Crepe Dress ($495) in Emerald Crepe with a gold accents.
Create a figure-flattering silhouette by pairing Diane Von Furstenberg’s high-waisted Flote Intarsia Stretch-Knit Mini Skirt ($275) with a tucked-in silky shell.
You need a bag that means business. Coach’s Legacy Haley Satchel With Strap In Leather ($398) in Brass/Cognac is stylish and ultra-professional.