What to wear to work

Avoid the morning outfit panic, and prep ahead of your working week, with our edit of 9 to 5 style solutions for all your corporate (and creative) needs.

After work drinks

Structured skirts sit elegantly over this season's slim-knit obsession. Cut through the corporate atmosphere with an injection of poppy red. A classic saddle bag and smart flat shoe adds instant cocktail hour appeal.

Shop this look: Irina Rib Knit, Paige Panel Skirt, Finna Flat Slingback Point, Mabil Large Saddle Bag

The brainstorm

Champion creativity in a contemporary midi-length dress and knee-high patent boots. A sleeveless jacket challenges convention, offering a fresh (and cooler) alternative for smart jackets to wear inside the office. Minimal earrings add stylish detail to this clean and confident look.

Shop this look: Bridget Midi Length Dress, Hala Knee High Patent Boots, Alvi Sleeveless Jacket (arrives October).

Out of office

A modern take on traditional suiting, this pinstripe set comfortably flatters with a relaxed feminine feel. A modern lace-up shoe and soft leather bag complete this look with stylish ease, taking you out of the office and into evening dinner and drinks.

Shop this look: Tora Pinstripe Knit Top and Skirt, Biker Duffy Zip Satchel, Ko Wood Lace-Up Platform.

Presentation ready

An easy sleeveless knit dress is a great choice for a presentation. Comfortable, smart and focused, this look also lends itself well to the weekend - simply swap your heels for trainers.

Shop this look: Longline Side Split Dress, Connaught Tote, Moko Slingback.

Dress-down Friday

Start the weekend early with head-to-toe knitwear. Pair this laid-back look with a smart trainer and drawstring leather bag. The added benefit? This side-split jumper will work with just about everything else in your wardrobe.

Shop this look: Mohair Knitted Culotte, Mohair Soft Funnel, Koki Modern Lace Up Trainer, Sidney Drawstring Bag.

The power lunch

Autumn sees a welcome return to masculine tailoring - cut to flatter, this wonderfully classic silhouette is modernised with a flat shoe. Bring some unexpected drama to your suit to with a clean poppy red leather tote.

Shop this look: Drew Double Breasted Jacket, Drew Wide Leg Trouser, Connaught Tote, Finna Slingback Point.


Make a power play in luxurious cream tones. Layer your gilet over a slouchy knit with leg-lengthening flares and a lightweight accessory. A concealed heel will elevate this effortlessly chic look.

Shop this look: Langly Roll Neck Knit, Sheepskin Gilet, Azara Ankle Tie Point, Small Clutch, High Rise Flare Jean.

The pay rise

Kicked flare cropped trousers are a fresh shape for the new season, pair with an elegant ivory top and staple loafers. Style this look with a classic biker jacket and statement bag for professional confidence.

Shop this look: Agnes Leather Biker Jacket, Clemence Pocket Top, Allegro Print Lizard Clutch, Selby Cropped Trouser, Kalo Fringe Loafer.

External meeting

A luxurious leather wrap skirt and mustard slim knit brings some colour into the new season, with a nod to the seventies trend. A smart heel will help flatter this mid-calf skirt and a classic saddle bag will keep you organised.

Shop this look: Irina Rib Knit, Wrap Leather Skirt, Azara Leather Point, Brandt Soft Saddle Bag.

The business

This dress was built to flatter the female body. Clever folds and neat seams reinvent this form fitting silhouette for a chic, contemporary look. A comfortable, go-to dress to wear any day of the week. Pair subtle pin-stripes with a classic court shoe and plenty of sass.

This look: Pinstripe Dress, Cornel Leather Point.