The Dos and Don’ts Of Office Chic: Summer Style Edition
DO wear a crisp white top.
I believe a polished look always wins! Wear it with a pencil skirt.
White shirt, $50, gap.com
DON’T do flip-flops.
“Unless your job involves sitting at a lifeguard station, this is a no.” —Michael Kors
DO go for bold jewelry.
It adds personality, even in a conservative setting.
BaubleBar necklace, $24, baublebar.com
DON’T flash your bra.
“Ask your tailor to add snaps under your straps to keep your bra in place. It works!” —Nicole Miller
DO sport a not-so-ordinary blazer.
The stripes are fun, the shape is classic, and it’s right on trend!
Striped blazer, $129, bebe.com
DON’T go too bare.
“Too much skin is never 9-to-5 appropriate.” —Simon Kneen, EVP and creative director, Banana Republic
DO carry a vibrant bag.
Says Stacey Bendet, designer for Alice + Olivia, “A bright accessory makes any work suit smile.”