Summer In The Office: 17 Preppy Work Appropriate Outfit Ideas

As the temperatures rise, the very thought of your go-to office wardrobe—the starched button-ups, cardigan sweaters, and wool dress pants—makes you start to sweat. But the alternatives—sundresses, shorts, and tank tops—don’t really scream, “office appropriate.” Getting dressed during the hottest days of the year is hard enough; to then have to worry about looking presentable in the office? It’s a lot to juggle. Enlisting street style pros we’ve curated 17 no-fail outfits for any office. With shirtdresses, breezy pajama pants and culottes, and pretty, full skirts, beating the heat and staying work appropriate are never mutually exclusive. Scroll for a month’s worth of outfit ideas so you’ll never be stuck sweating and wondering: what can I possibly wear to work when it’s 85 degrees out?



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