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19 Apr

New Workwear Essentials You Need For Spring

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From crisp pantsuits in ivory white to a new take on the trench, spring's latest in workwear is nothing short of stylish.

The Deconstructed Suit

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DAN & CORINA LECCA/STUDIO D

Keep the look clean, opting for a sleek high-neck blouse.

From left: Max Mara jacket, $2,690, blouse, $595, jacket, $1,190, skirt, $475, 312-475-9500.

How to Wear It

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STUDIO D

Finish the look with white boots in geometric lines and modern gold earrings.

From left: Louis Vuitton tote, $3,850, 866-VUITTON; Fossil smartwatch $255, fossil.com; Pomellato earrings, $5,100, 800-254-6020. 

The Ivory Pantsuit

DAN & CORINA LECCA/STUDIO D
DAN & CORINA LECCA/STUDIO D

Choose a tailored white blazer with a notched-lapel collar.

From left: Max Mara jacket, $1,450, 617-267-9775; Polo Ralph Lauren shirt, $198,ralphlauren.com; Monica Rich Kosann necklace, $1,450, monicarichkosann.com. Escada pants, $995, escada.com. 

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29 Nov

5 Power Outfits To Make You Stop Dreading Monday

ILLUSTRATED BY CHLOE SEROUSSI
PSA: Adulting is hard. On top of the whole "work" thing, there's the daily struggle of dressing for work, which can be a job in itself. As many times as we've wished we could roll into our 9-to-5s in sweats and a tee, we can't deny the instant confidence boost we get from polished outfits that make us look — and feel — like we have everything under control (even when we totally don't). So with power outfits on the brain, we headed to the career section at Macy's for some quick inspiration on how to take our wardrobe straight into boss mode. With its stockpile of versatile tops, skirts, and on-trend outerwear, we found that it's super simple to create...
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17 Oct

5 Unexpected Work Outfits with 5 Very On-Trend Pieces

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Cue the praise-hands emoji: Office dress codes aren't nearly as stuffy as they used to be, which makes getting dressed each morning that much more fun. From pencil skirts to cool sneaks, these five wardrobe staples inspire an entire week's worth of effortless-yet-polished office looks that showcase your personality.

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MONDAY: THE PLEATED MIDI-SKIRT
Start the week off right: A classic ladylike silhouette—the full accordion skirt—feels modern in a rich metallic hue. Skip the expected silky blouse and rock it with a bold printed sweater and loafer-like slip-on sneaks instead. (Glam statement sunglasses optional.)

Toga Leopard Jacquard Knit Wool Blend Sweater, $425,nordstrom.com; Zara Pleated Midi Skirt, $69.90, zara.com; Calvin Klein Women's Jaiden Platform Sneakers, $119, macys.com; Gucci Sunglasses, $330, macys.com

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13 May

What To Wear To Impress Your Boss—Even On Casual Friday

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As the workweek draws to a close, it can be tempting to let your style slide, especially with the casual-Friday policy that many offices abide by. While it should always be a goal to impress your boss with your polished looks, it tends to be most difficult to achieve this when taking advantage of the more casual dress code at week's end. To guide you through this predicament, we found six stellar outfit ideas that are comfortable and casual-Friday appropriate, yet still guaranteed to get your boss's attention in the best way possible.

 

Outfit 1: Linen Shirt + Flared Jeans + Block Heels

Photo: Vanessa Jackman
Photo: Vanessa Jackman
Tip: When wearing flared jeans to the office, opt for a pair that's more...
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