Having enough office outfit ideas when you don't have to adhere to a uniform is about as tricky as a dress code gets. How smart is too smart? How casual is too casual? Are jeans okay for every day of the week, or are they really still for casual Fridays only? So. Many. Questions. So. Little. Time. Even in the most progressive of workplaces, it can still be frowned upon to turn up looking like a complete scruff. But when you do have the freedom to choose, it's hard to know where to turn. Especially when you've slept through your alarm and your closet is artfully strewn on the floor. Our 30 office outfit ideas (and adjoining handy tips) should do the trick.
If you're ever unsure as to whether jeans can look smart enough for the office, reference this pic. Aria's retro blouse and indigo flares definitely look the part.
Wear your new pastel suit with fun accessories, and no one will mistake you as the office bore.
Another wrap skirt and demure shirt pairing that we think you'll appreciate, this time styled with mini sunnies and ankle boots for a little extra oomph.
Printed chiffon blouses, midi skirts, and dresses really can work for the office—just ground them in black accessories.
If you want to give your existing work trousers a casual twist, follow Monica Ainley's lead and pair with a denim jacket.