Even though we are firm believers that life’s too short for you to wear a dull navy shift dress to the office, we can totally empathise with the struggle to find a printed dress that’s work-approved. After all, you’re not looking to get reprimanded for wearing a floral dress from your weekend wardrobe to the office. To help you look your best, we’ve found this selection of printed dresses that will work beautifully at the workplace. They are fun, versatile and fuss-free, what more could you ask for!
1. Dress, $89.90, from Mango
A geometric wrap dress in a monochrome palette is an easy way to dress for work. Throw it on with some dainty gold jewellery and a pair of white shoes for the ultimate work look.
2. Dress, $89.90, from Zara
Cut a professional figure at the office in this gorgeous floral shirt dress. It’s sharp and feminine at the same time.
3. Dress, $99.90, from Zara
White flowers on a black background help change this dress from a safe choice into one that looks elegant and effortlessly chic.
4. Dress, $83.90, from Dorothy Perkins
This dress mixes the sweetness of florals with the sultriness of snakeskin. To play down the print, throw on a grey blazer, and scale back on your accessories.
5. Dress, $109, from H&M
A black dress gets quirky with a micro-polka dot pattern. Given that the size of the dots are kept small, you’re still able to wear this dress to work easily.
6. Dress, $94.95, from H&M
Bright florals are the best way to lift your mood instantly. Pair this pretty floral dress with white mules and a structured bag for a modern work outfit.
7. Dress, $116, from Topshop
An asymmetric hem definitely helps keep your look exciting and fun. Cinch your waist in with a bright red belt and complement the look with red heels.
8. Dress, $116, from Topshop
Scarf prints are super on-trend this season, and one way you can wear it to work is to find a dress that uses safer, duller colours.
9. Dress, $54, from Pomelo
Terrazzo isn’t just trending in the world of home decor, it’s also a trend in fashion! Rock this bi-coloured terrazzo dress with simple pumps and a statement work bag for the office.
10. Dress, $89.90, from Mango
A beige dress gives you plenty of mileage because you can always dress this up or down depending on your mood. For us, we like the idea of styling it with brown pumps and layered gold necklaces.