How to Dress for Work

How to dress for Work…

When dressing up for office one have to look stylish and trendy. Try to follow the dress code set up by your workforce. Here are few style and tips to remember while dressing for work.

What to wear to the office

  • Jacket / Blazer

A soft draped jackets will make you look cooler. A well-fitted blazer pairs perfectly with anything dresses, skirts or trousers.

  • Trouser and Formal Shirt

Avoid anything too tight. Wide legged pants are com forty and look good while in work and should be paired with a formal shirt of matching color.

  • Formal Skirt and Shirt

Skirt look good and are comfortable but avoid skirt above knee length, same goes for work dresses don’t wear minis in office. Long skirts look good while at work.

  • Saree
 Saree at work
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Saree is an Indian traditional dress that is being worn by every woman in India. Saree is a flexible outfit which you can select in various styles according to where you need to wear them. Saree need to be a bit casual for office wear, while silk and embroidery sarees make you look gorgeous and glamorous especially at office parties.

  • Suit

Salwar Kameez is an Indian dress and is worn by almost maximum Indian women. You can wear your dresses as Kurtis with leggings or a simple Salwar Kameez with dupatta.


Comfort is Important

Comfort is important while at work but you also need to be covered up that is an important thing for Indians. Wearing pants and blouse works and if you choose to wear a skirt than it should be past your knees, means while you are seating your knees should be covered. The main part is the clothes you are wearing must be clean and well Ironed. Too much cleavage is worst for office wear if your top neckline is below 2 inches than try a scarf with it.

Colors Matter at Work

Bright and dazzle colors are not for office wear. Choose colors like navy blue, gray, black for pants. For shirts stick to white, cream, black for shirts or sweaters. Bright colors go well if you are wearing salwar kameez or sarees. Knee length tunic also looks good in office.


In India wearing accessories is a trend everywhere be it college or work. It makes your look enhanced, but you should not overdo it, wear minimal accessories at work to give a professional look.