Isn’t New Year the best time to revamp your work wardrobe and dress for the job you want? Forget corporate suits and lackluster heels. In the spirit of making workwear fun again, I’ve rounded up some favorite dresses that should make you feel cute and put-together in the office. You’ll want to stock up these new sheaths, midis and shifts from now until the warmer seasons!
1. Striped Shirtdress from DEEPNY
This flattering shirtdress is a crowd favorite. It’s versatile enough for any occasion and will last you for years. The notched neckline gives it a polished look, making it a one-and-done outfit that matches well with anything from boots to sneakers. Amp it further by teaming with oxfords.
2. Tweed Shift Dress with Contrast Collar from Cherryville
On those mornings without a second to spare, it’s wise to go with a foolproof outfit like a collared dress. This sweet tweed dress offers an elevated yet easy look. It’ll look cute with black flats.
3. Polka Dot Tiered Midi Dress from chuu
Covered in pretty polka dots, this tiered midi proves that billowy dresses aren’t just for summer. You can wear it with chunky knits or puff-sleeve tops and boots for the office come spring. Throw on a black blazer to polish up the look for that first client meeting.
4. Contrast-Trim Bodycon Dress from Marlangrouge
This sophisticated bodycon sheath boasts a smooth touch and contrast piping that accentuates the waistline. Add a colorful coat on top for a cool layered look, and finish with suede booties for textural interest.
5. Chiffon Midi Dress from chuu
If you belong to a more relaxed office environment, this breezy printed midi is for you. The boho vibe lets you channel your inner 60s girl, while the muted palette makes it still appropriate for the office. Wear with ankle boots and a neutral blazer to make the dress more office-friendly.
6. Button-Down Dress from Chlo.D.Manon
This monochrome coat dress is yet another foolproof answer to the tired question “What should I wear to work?” The button-front and slick tailoring ensure a polished and HR-approved look. Balance the feminine style with loafers for instant sophistication.
7. Wrap Dress in Mixed Prints from Marlangrouge
The wrap dress has a simple, flattering silhouette that’s appropriate for any occasion. Doubling up on cute prints, this maxi lends a classic yet of-the-moment look. It is perfect for casual Fridays and transitions from sweater weather to a heat wave effortlessly. Wear with heels or mules, depending on how formal the office dress code is.
8. Two-Tone A-Line Dress with Bow Accent from Maine
This two-tone A-line dress is a power piece for all girls. The bow is a sweet touch. If you feel the need to make it slightly more formal for work, a gray blazer would be ideal. Add court heels and a boxy bag and you’re set.
9. V-Neck Floral Midi Dress from MOCOBLING
I love how colorful and effortless this floral midi is! From the sweet ruffles, puffy sleeves to V-neckline, it makes for a sophisticated outfit from work to dinner or a special event. Just pair it with a skinny belt and beige mules to achieve a comfortable and cute look. If the office AC is blasting, put on a light cardigan.
10. Minimalist Mock-Neck Shift Dress from CHERRYKOKO
Add some minimalist style to your workday wardrobe with this sleek wool-blend shift. It lets you look incredibly polished with very little effort. To make it feel more like a 9-to-5 outfit, throw on a checked blazer and belt it at the waist to flatter your figure.