Working From Home Style: How to look camera-ready with these style picks
When social distancing became a reality and the majority of offices closed, many of us were hit by the ‘what to wear’ when working from home conundrum. We admit, in our old office days we often fantasied about working from our sofa in PJs and slippers, but now that the reality is here? Day 44 of dressing in sweatpants has made us realise that there’s more to WFH style than just elasticised jersey.
From a blazer, you can throw on pre-conference call to a shirt dress that will instantly have you feeling more productive, here are three editor-approved outfit ideas to up your WFH style and not a sweatshirt insight.
(1) Shirt Dress
Shirt dresses are synonymous with Megan Markle and it’s easy to see why the Duchess is such a fan. Ticking a number of different style boxes; they’re easy to wear, are comfortable to sit in all day and have the ability to take you from conference call to date night Zoom call. From linen to silk, midi to maxi, the right shirtdress can easily become one of the hardest working items in your wardrobe. Shop our favourite styles below.
The white shirt is one of the few style items that everyone (man and woman) should have in their wardrobes. Why? This fashion staple can be styled down for the day, up for the night, and a myriad of ways in between. When it comes to working from home style, a white shirt can make you look instantly that more put together too. Style it with tucked-in denim for a look this is instantly chic.
(3) T-Shirt with Blazer
After a few months of relaxing our wardrobes, a blazer may suddenly feel like gear shift. But, this throw-on piece is actually super effortless, just throw it and that’s all it takes to look instantly more polished. The easiest way to incorporate a blazer into your everyday home styling routine is by pairing it with a T-shirt. Casual and cool, this look is best paired with denim and comfortable flats.
We’ve been getting a lot of questions about lockdown makeup. From maskne, to your laptop’s HD Zoom camera that leaves nothing to the imagination, WFH doesn’t mean that we can just let our beauty game slide. For convenience and a luminous result that is bound to impress your colleagues, a BB cushion just can’t be beaten.
This Korean export will allow you to touch up your makeup throughout the day without having to deal with messy fingers. Being essentially a BB/CC cream mix, it also goes on sheer, offering just enough coverage for those days where you want to feel and look a little more alive but can’t be bothered for a full-on glam. Shop our top picks below.