Beat the blues by sharpening up in a sleek tailored suit. Don’t go too crazy with the colour palette yet, it’s Monday after all. Tone it down with neutral hues. Add a splash of carmine red and navy blue with your accessories to liven up the look.
Blazer, $179, from Zara. Pants, $99.90, from Zara. Shoes, $835, from Malone Souliers at NET-A-PORTER. Bag, $3,422, from Gucci.
The unpleasing trinity of a shirt, a skirt and a pair of flats can make you look like an OL. Avoid that association by donning flats that come with interesting prints. The right jewels count too, such as a pair of eye-catching shell earrings and an elegant cuff.
Skirt, $219, fromm H&M Studio. Shoes, $825, from Rochas at Matches Fashion. Bag, $3,847, from Valextra. Earrings, $219, from Tohum at NET-A-PORTER. Bracelet, $445, from Joelle Kharrat at Matches Fashion.
Make a mark by mid-week with a pair of bright and bold trousers. Keep the rest of your accessories simple and chic by choosing complementary colours — shades of burgundy and brown are your best bet.
Pants, $685, from Diane von Furstenberg. Shoes, $49.90, from Charles & Keith. Bag, $2,198, from Chloé. Earrings, $616, from Alighieri.
Look forward to the weekend with a sophisticated pencil-meets-midi skirt, like this piece that comes in a cool crinkled-satin fabric. Exude confidence with a comfortable pair of block-heeled strappy sandals and a statement work bag.
Skirt, $1,003, from Ann Demeulemeester at NET-A-PORTER. Shoes, $46.90, from Charles & Keith. Bag, $3,590, from Givenchy. Necklace, $469, from Aliita at Mytheresa.
Celebrate Casual (and comfortable) Friday with jeans, sneakers and an oversized tote large enough to store your dancing heels — they’ll come in handy when you head for happy hour.
Jeans, $59.90, from Uniqlo. Shoes, $510, from Isabel Marant. Bag, $1,504, from Balenciaga. Hat, $235, from Ruslan Baginskiy at Browns Fashion.
Glam up your fresh white shirt when you head to the bar by wearing it under a metallic dress and slipping into a bold pair of mules — they are perfect for a night out with your girlfriends. Add a pair of mismatched earrings for an interesting twist to the overall look.
Dress, $69.90, from Zara. Shoes, $1,107, from Sies Marjan at Mytheresa. Bag, $528, from Theory at NET-A-PORTER. Earrings, $24.90, from Charles & Keith.
Hit your favourite brunch spot in a relaxed pair of denim shorts, stylised with a pair of sandals, straw tote and sunglasses to keep yourself cool in the heat. Wear a bracelet as an anklet for an interesting touch.
Shorts, $281, from Mother at NET-A-PORTER. Shoe, $1,012 from Marni. Bag, $313, from Nannacay at Shopbop. Bracelet, $147, from Brinker & Eliza. Sunglasses, $291, from Karen Walker at Farfetch.