Working Wardrobe Basics

Are you unsure on whether you have the right outfit in your wardrobe for work? Do you have fabulous coats and shoes and all the best accessories but don’t know how to mix and match them for your everyday look? If you find yourself in any of the following situation, then it only means one thing: you’ve got have a wardrobe makeover.

Oct1 Guide-to-a-basic-wardrobeHere are ten signs:
1. You take more than the usual 45 minutes in choosing what to wear for work
2. You always think you don’t have anything to wear for work
3. After you get dressed, you think it is enough you get insecure.
4. Upon arriving at work, you wish you wore something different.
5. You always think what others will say about what you are wearing.
6. You have enough clothes and accessories, but you have a hard time matching them.
7. You have pieces of clothing and accessories that you haven’t worn even once.
8. Shopping every time an even pops out is your first solution.
9. You feel what you’re wearing is always inappropriate.
10. You feel that your clothes are too old.

If you feel any of the above, then it is high time you have a wardrobe makeover. Of course, the best option would be to ask advice from a fashion or wardrobe expert. However, if you feel hiring an expert is too much for the pocket, then why not ask your fashion friends and have them help you in revamping your working wardrobe?oct1 whattowearforwork

For starters, buying clothes, accessories, and jewelry from the famous designer brands can help you a lot. If you want to have designer clothes but feel they are much too expensive, then you can resort to online stores that sell designer clothing and accessories for a much lesser price. Brands like Chanel, Prada, Hermes, Gucci, Alexander McQueen, Alexander Wang, Burberry, Guess, Tiffany and Co., Calvin Klein, J Brands, NYDJ, Halogen, and a lot more others are available in online designer stores.

Take me Back to the ’90s

The ’90s were a time for great music and great fashion. Thankfully, designers can’t get enough of the 1990s that they actually are trying to bring back the nostalgia that the 90’s brought. Lately, we have noticed that the trends in the fashion industry reflect that of the 1990s, and so, here in RichOutfits, we decided to compile some of the trends that came from the 1990s. 

Overalls

Overalls — whether in the form of jumpers, jumpsuits, or whatever — have also been a trending style in today’s fashion industry. Denim or cotton or other materials, overalls have been rocking the woman’s industry nowadays!

Chloe and APC overalls

Chloe and APC overalls

Sweatshirts

Sweatshirts have making the rounds in the fashion industry, whether it by designer companies or designer individuals, sweatshirts are coming back. In the fashion news, it is believed that Calvin Klein Jeans has been in the forefront of this comeback. True enough, other designer brands and labels have followed them. They even have their own versions and styles of the sweatshirts.

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Combat Boots

Whether you pair them with your shorts, you long dresses, your maxi dress or just anything that fits, combat boots are also a style from the 90s. It is amazing how this bulky not-so-stylish-looking boots have made a comeback, and designers have come up with marvelous ideas that made them a hit — once more!

Combat boots with different styles and outfits

Combat boots with different styles and outfits

Backpacks

Don’t you just love backpacks? Yes! I do. They allow me to bring a lot of things all at once, plus they’re cute! Chanel started it all, and then Rag & Bone’s, Mulberry, and other brands followed suit. Now, backpacks are back in town! Aside from their bigger space, they also look extremely fashionable and trendy. Can’t wait to have one!

LV, Chanel, Prada, Hermes backpacks

LV, Chanel, Prada, Hermes backpacks

The 90s are so back!

Designer Dresses: ON SALE

With the presence of social media sites, the business of selling dresses has even become bigger. Women in today’s society feel that wearing the same dress their friends have seen online is such a big “no-no”. Unfortunately, not every woman is luxurious enough to buy designer dresses every weekend. Thus, online rental sites were birthed.

Sept1 women in designer wears

However, if you want to own on the dress, you can opt for online stores who sell designer dresses for a cheaper price. There are also hundreds of online stores who are into this kind of business. With them, you are assured that you get the only available item on sale. Most of the time, these online stores that sell designer dresses for less do not have a lot of stocks for their items. Some even have one stock per item only. It seems like a first-come, first-served bases.Sept1 Sonia Rykiel, David Meister, Halston Heritage

These online stores have designer dresses, accessories, shoes, jewelry available. The designers also range. They include, but are not limited to, brands like Chanel, Christian Louboutin, Diane von, Furstenberg, Gucci, Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Manolo Blahnik, Michael Kors, Prada, and Tory Burch.

Sept1 Chloe Top, Jimmy Choo, Kenzo Sequin Top

Now, thousands woman are joining the craze, prompting dress hire companies to double supply and provide designer dresses women love to wear for the coming weekend. This is all thanks to the power of social media.

Designer Dresses for Women

I admit that buying dress or a bag or any woman thing as a gift can be spot on or an epic failure.  Not every woman would want to wear a dress. Not every woman would want a girly bag. Not every woman would want what every other woman wants.  However, if you are one of those people who can pull it off, you will be the topic of conversation.  Here are the top 10 designer dresses you can gift as a gift.

Add Gucci’s Rust Embossed Motif Cross Front Dress and this will make every young lady’s heart melt. This is the right gift for women who are not so comfy wearing short dresses or the skimpier ones.

Gucci – Rust Embossed Motif Cross Front Dress

Gucci – Rust Embossed Motif Cross Front Dress

If your love prefers a contemporary look, then your go-to is Marc Jacobs collection.  This is the perfect gift for anyone who is forever young. These two dresses can be a perfect Christmas gift. These sets are not so provocative and thus are perfect for working young professionals.

Marc Jacobs – Sketch Check Crepe De Chine Blouse

Marc Jacobs – Sketch Check Crepe De Chine Blouse

 

Marc Jacobs – Tweed Two Pocket Jacket

Marc Jacobs – Tweed Two Pocket Jacket

If you opt for something aside from dresses, you can go for Prada totes and bag. Two examples of totes and bags that would I’m sure would win the hearts of women come from the internationally renowened brand Prada. You will never go wrong with this. It could be worn with anything.

Prada – Tote

Prada – Tote

 

Prada – Cosmetic Pouch

Prada – Cosmetic Pouch

Versace, another brand who has made it mainstream, is another item you can give as a gift – whether it be a skimpy dress or a trouser. If your girl is the sexy kind and loves to wear mini dresses, then the Versace “Wild Patch” Jersey Mini Dress is the way to go. On the other hand, if she prefers the conservative one, you can go for Versace “Wild Patch” trousers.

Versace – “Wild Patch” Jersey Mini Dress

Versace – “Wild Patch” Jersey Mini Dress

Versace – “Wild Patch” Trousers

Versace – “Wild Patch” Trousers

Alexander Wang’s Geyser Tucked and Folded Jean Jacket with Blouson Back is perfect for the cold weather this December, and even for the rest of the winter months. I am sure this would serve as one of the most treasured Christmas gift your woman could possibly receive this Christmas 2013.

Alexander Wang – Geyser Tucked and Folded Jean Jacket With Blouson Back

Alexander Wang – Geyser Tucked and Folded Jean Jacket With Blouson Back

Alexander Wang – Geyser Tucked and Folded Jean Jacket With Blouson front

Alexander Wang – Geyser Tucked and Folded Jean Jacket With Blouson front