Sara Azani lives in Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles with her husband. An MBA graduate, she started her career in marketing and business before creating Style MBA as a creative outlet to share her love of fashion and design. Azani recently shared her style suggestions for fashion-forward office attire so here they are below.
Building a workwear wardrobe can be challenging but incredibly rewarding. Before becoming a full-time blogger, I worked in real estate and consulting for several years at the Pentagon. Sometimes, being able to express your sense of style in the workplace means being able to more fully express yourself in general, and that's always important. A well-rounded workwear wardrobe is all about having a smart approach to staple pieces.
Keep reading to find out a find out my workwear must-have, and then shop the looks.
HOW TO WEAR A SLIP DRESS TO THE OFFICE
You might not think about wearing a slip dress for work, but layering a button-down underneath makes it office-appropriate.
It's possible to look fashion-forward but also adhere to dress codes at the office.
Pointed mules with a block heel are not only comfortable, but they're also super stylish for the office.
Rethink pieces in your closet that you might not have considered for the office before.
Try wearing a button-down underneath a slip dress to make it office-appropriate.
Try out a pair of mirrored sunglasses.
The perfect work shoe—comfortable and cool.
THE BEST LAYERING TRICK
A simple way to take your look to the office is to add a blazer. Thrown over a lace dress with a pair of neutral heels, this is a stylish way to dress for the workday.
A go-to outfit formula.
The one easy piece that can transition your look for the office.
Make a feminine dress feel office-ready by throwing on a blazer.
The nude hue is versatile enough to wear with almost anything in your wardrobe.
Take this bag from work to dinner.
How you do you dress for the office? Let us know in your comments below.