Going out for drinks with your colleagues or catching up with your friends after work is one of the best ways to get through the week. But it really is a mission to go home and change your outfit before hitting the town. Therefore you need the right outfit that is suitable for both day and night wear. Here we offer 8 tips on ways to transform your work wear into a fun and sophisticated night time outfit:
Opt for versatile clothing when shopping
Shop for quality basics, like statement dresses, blazers, black pants, white blouses, and versatile pumps. These items are great for work, and can be accessorized for night wear. All you have to do is throw on some earrings, necklaces and bangles and you’re good to go.
Wear bright colours on drink days
If you have plans on hitting the streets after work, where a bright top that screams for attention. Find out what colours look good on you and match your outfit accordingly.
Make the centre of your outfit your dress
There are many dresses available that are appropriate for work and play, but are still fashionable. Dresses also work much better than pants when it comes to showing off your shoes. If you feel a awesome pair of heels is too much for work, bring along an extra pair and slip them on before going out for the night.
Smart daywear for work should be easy and simple, not busy. Night wear is the time to show off your flashy side. Statement accessories can do wonders in transforming an otherwise dull outfit into something that demands attention. Keep a chunky necklace in your bag, and come the evening, throw it on and enjoy the evening.
Move your belt from your hip to your waist
Waist belts are all the rage these days, so why not cash in on the trend? Not only that, it gives your body more shape, and you can get away with it at work as well. A thin, brightly coloured belt can add life to a simple black pants and classic white shirt.
Wear outfits that can deconstruct
Focus on your top half
Whether you are sitting behind a desk or standing behind a bar, the top part of your outfit is the part most often seen. Take time to search for tops and dresses that make you feel preety and confident.
Choose an outfit that works well with both formal and casual hair
Clothing and hairstyles have got to compliment each other. If you are confident in your smart daywear, all you can do is re-do your hair and you’re good to go.
There is certainly no reason why you cannot wear your smart daywear into the night. All you have to do is take time to think about your outfit and your can easily go from day into night.
This article was written by Gray and Osbourn and offers tips on smart daywear.