Warm and humid days can make dressing up for the office pretty challenging. While you want to be comfy, it's also important that you still look polished and professional. Here are some business casual summer outfit ideas to keep you cool and stylish while still hitting those quotas.
Linen is a staple summer fabric that can be reworked throughout the year. It’s lightweight so your skin can breathe but still looks chic and put together. For a polished look, add a belt to a loose-fitting linen frock and pair with a statement bucket bag. This summer midi dress style can easily go from the office to a brunch appointment with clients.
120% Lino Striped Linen Shirtdress | Mel Boteri 'Lexie' Bucket Bag in Latte Tourillon Pebble Grain Leather | Chloé 'Rebecca' Leather Sandals | IWC Schaffhausen Auto Chronograph 39mm Stainless Steel and Leather Watch | Shashi 'Rebecca' Hoop Earrings
Who says you can’t wear shorts to the office? A tailored pair of Bermuda shorts evokes modern confidence, plus you can show off your summer-ready legs! Finish your look with a classic black tote bag to elevate your summer style.
Citizens of Humanity Sierra Cropped Cotton-Twill Vest | Misook Twill Bermuda Shorts | Mel Boteri 'Alessia' Tote in Smooth Black Leather | Alexandre Birman 'Kate' Leather & Raffia Platform Sandals | Sylvia Toledano Dune Cuff
If you are up for a serving of colors, engage in some pastel play. Pastel tones are perfect if you don’t want to be too loud but still want to brighten up your wardrobe. Go for a pastel pantsuit or pastel dress for a low-key boss approach and accessorize with a clutch bag or tote bag that balances the colors of your outfit.
Wrap It Up
A wrap dress is the perfect solution to your work outfit woes. This perennial favorite is figure-flattering and also light and breezy on the skin. Dress it up with sexy stilettos or block heels for a sultry look that can easily go from day to night.
Diane Von Furstenberg 'Abigail' Floral-Print Silk-Jersey Midi Wrap Dress | Mel Boteri Denim & Cobalt Leather 'Christy Mini' Tote | Saint Laurent Espadrille Wedge Sandals | Mounser Freshwater Pearl Waxing Necklace
Use these looks as inspo to ensure your summer get-ready routine for the office stays cool and fresh.