Real Simple Style Clothing 7 Work Wardrobe Essentials 7 Work Wardrobe Essentials Add some extra style to your work wardrobe with these timeless and flattering essentials. By Amanda Lauren September 10, 2018 Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may earn commission. Advertisement FB Tweet More Pinterest Email Send Text Message Print 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. | Credit: anntaylor.com Credit: anntaylor.com 1 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. Credit: jcrew.com 2 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. Credit: shopbop.com 3 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. Credit: modcloth.com 4 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. Credit: everlane.com 5 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. Credit: amazon.com 6 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. Credit: shop.nordstrom.com 7 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.