It seems we are having a lovely Indian Summer which creates a style dilemma – dressing appropriately for work when it is the same temperature we got used to whilst on holiday when all we had been wearing were bare essentials!
With the mercury rising again, many of us will be wondering what is and isn’t appropriate for the office.
With more and more workplaces adopting a smart / casual dress code it is important to dress for the weather whilst still looking professional.
Here are my 5 Top Tips to help you stay chic in the office this summer.
1) DO choose your fabrics wisely
Natural fabrics like cotton, will be more lightweight and crease less after a long day sitting down; meaning you’ll look more put together and well presented, even after a hard day of meetings and calls.
If you are in a smart / casual environment you could opt for a shirt dress or linen trousers, which tend have a more relaxed cut and therefore are cooler to wear. Ensure that the material you choose isn’t too lightweight, as this can look too casual and reveal more than you may have intended.Continue reading “Office chic in the heat”