7 Work Wardrobe Essentials

Add some extra style to your work wardrobe with these timeless and flattering essentials.


Ann Taylor The Ankle Pant in Seasonless Stretch


There is nothing more versatile than a pair of black pants. Made of machine washable fabric—choose from a modern or curvy fit in regular and petite sizes.

To buy: $98; anntaylor.com.

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J.Crew Wrap Top in Oxford


With a large bow—this shirt is a more feminine take on the standard white blouse. The wrap style flatters all body types with regular, petite and tall sizes available.

To buy: $69.50; jcrew.com.

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MICHAEL Michael Kors Melody Toe Cap Ballerinas


Lined with quilted padding—these ballerina flats are just as chic as any pair of heals, but way more comfortable. The two-tone design adds sophistication.

To buy: $69; shopbop.com.

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ModCloth I'll Have The Usual Pencil Skirt in Black


A black pencil skirt automatically makes you look more put together and polished. It's impossible to go wrong wearing one.

To buy: $45; modcloth.com.

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Everlane GoWeave Short-Sleeve Wrap Dress


This flattering wrap dress is an instant classic, thanks to its tie waist and V neckline.

To buy: $100; everlane.com.

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STM Grace Deluxe Laptop Sleeve


Protect your laptop with this padded but lightweight tote. It has multiple compartments, so there is room for everything you need to take with you for the day.

To buy: $59.95; amazon.com.

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Sterling Forever Hearts On Fire Set of 2 Chokers & Lariat Necklace


Designed by celebrity stylist Ali Levine—why have one necklace when you can have three? Whether you are planning on going to a meeting or happy hour—these pieces can be worn separately or together.

To buy: $94; nordstrom.com.

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