35 Chic and Cheap H&M Items to Wear to Work This Fall


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Oftentimes we get so excited by the slew of new trends that come and go each season that we purchase without intentionality. If you spend a majority of your time in an office, you should also be buying clothing that will elevate your workwear wardrobe just as much as your off-duty one. Today, we're here to overwhelm you (in a good way) with office-appropriate shopping that is both cheap and chic. Where did we hit such a sartorial jackpot? H&M, of course. 

With all types of office environments and dress codes in mind, we took it upon ourselves to sift through the hundreds of pages on H&M's booming site to discover the best of the best when it comes to fresh fall workwear. While some of the pieces ahead are on-trend, others are simply classic items that if we had to guess, are in need of an upgrade. Between coats, shoes, blouses, and more, the 35 affordable finds from H&M are about to leave you with a full cart and a full heart. 

Editorial Director

Lauren Eggertsen is currently the editorial director of Who What Wear and has worked at the company for over eight years, where she started as an associate editor and has since worked her way up. Lauren has over 10 years of experience in the fashion editorial space, starting her career with internships at Marc Jacobs, Marie Claire, and The Zoe Report, where she was later hired as their editorial assistant. Lauren has worked in the Los Angeles and New York Who What Wear offices but currently calls L.A. home. It is here where she leads and manages Who What Wear's fashion team and oversees all day-to-day editorial content and large tentpole moments. This includes all of the runway, trend, and shopping-driven content that ultimately helps to build a strong brand reputation within the industry. Lauren's role also includes helping to set the fashion direction for all original photo shoots and often styles many of the celebrity cover shoots, including big names like Kaia Gerber, Normani, and Kristen Stewart.

She has also attended multiple fashion weeks, including New York, London, Milan, and Paris, where her personal style has been featured on sites such as Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, and Elle. She prides herself on discovering and supporting small brands and on her knack for a good vintage shopping find. When she isn't working, she enjoys researching and dining at reputable restaurants around both her neighborhood and the globe.