Step Up Your Workwear Style With A Capsule Wardrobe
Coming up with practical and stylish workwear outfit ideas isn’t always easy but by carefully cultivating a capsule wardrobe, you can ensure you’re always dressed to impress.
Using a selection of just 21 pieces of clothing, you can create over 120 outfit combinations, which will help make dressing for work a breeze.
Here at McElhinneys, we have everything you need to make your workwear wardrobe work smarter.
We’ve put together a simple guide of key pieces to add to your workwear wardrobe to help step up your style and make things easier when you’re in a rush to get ready.
Opting for a blazer is the perfect way to add a touch of professionalism to any outfit. Here we have three blazer options to freshen up your workday style.
This classic and cool blazer from Bariloche (€239.00) is the ideal addition to your workwear wardrobe.
Dresses are one of the most versatile additions to your work wardrobe, especially if you’re looking for something grown-up and stylish.
Using these three dress styles, you will be able to put together plenty of chic outfit options.
A crisp and clean blouse perfectly compliments a workwear outfit, and we’ve pulled together a selection of great choices to elevate your daytime attire.
This monochrome bow neck blouse from Seventy1 (€49.95) is ideal for a workwear refresh or this on-trend collared white blouse from Ichi (€49.95), while another great option is this blue herringbone shirt from Cecil (€49.95).
Another great white blouse option is this long shirt from Noisy May (€34.95), or why not opt for a pop of colour with this rust-hued blouse from Fransa (€49.95), or keep it classic with this chic black shirt from Second Female (€95.00).
When it comes to trousers, comfort is key, but that doesn’t mean you need to compromise on style with these classic combinations.
These cropped beige trousers from Gerry Weber (€99.95) are ideal for mixing and matching with different combinations to create unique looks, or for a more dressed-down approach, we have these skinny fit jeans in black from Tommy Jeans (€99.90) alongside these stylish slim fit grey trousers from Robell (€64.95).
These pinstripe navy trousers from Second Female (€109) offer another option for mixing up your style, or if you’re looking for a classic white trouser, this straight-leg style from Badoo (€135) is the perfect fit.
Another great option for work-appropriate trousers is this classic zip detail black ankle grazer from Robell (€72.95).
No workwear capsule wardrobe would be complete without some fabulous skirts to add more variety to your outfit options.
This stunning linen skirt in brown from Moutaki (€99.50) is the ideal addition to your day-time outfits, while this navy print skirt from Second Female (€125.00) teams comfort with style and can be paired with a blouse or cute top to create plenty of workwear outfit choices.
Everyone should have a classic black pencil skirt in their workwear wardrobe, and this knit option from Vila (€34.95) will work with a variety of different looks.
Mixing and matching these fabulous styles in countless combinations will ensure you always have something to wear no matter how busy your day will be.
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