Casual in Camel

Choose camel colors, and come across as confident, and competent for cooler climates with casual clients.

Once you’ve solidified your closet with black and grey basics, it can be really fun to consider other compositions.

While I’d never wear this more casual dress with a conservative or formal client – because of the print (it’s not subtle), the color (it’s not as commanding as dark solid tones), and its cut (it’s fitted, the sleeves are ¾ length, and the skirt is slightly more flared than I usually wear) – it is a fun and appropriate fall work dress if your business environment is more creative. When paired with a corporate shoe, and composed bag and coat – it presents a confident, and coordinated look.

I found this dress on resale forever ago – 2009 I think – it was my first DVF dress, and because of the buttons vs. wrap style (always wayyy too low on my chest) it fits my body type really well. While I don’t get to wear it often, I love it every time I do. Here it is paired with my classic (and first pair) of Louboutin’s in chocolate brown, and the trench coat I found last summer on resale (read about it here) that I adore. My sunglasses and bag are wardrobe staples.

Camel colors combined with considerate classics casually caters to cooler climates (and clients).

All my best,

Outfit Details – Dress: Diane von Furstenberg Coat: Burberry Shoes: Christian Louboutin Necklace: Pearls Earrings: Pearls Sunglasses: Louis Vuitton  BraceletDavid Yurman and Gold Bangle – Gift from Mother’s collection Ring: PERSONAL DESIGN (SUNFLOWER) CREATED BY: RONNY BARNEA –  JEWELRY ON 5TH Purse: Prada Perfume: Gucci Guilty

Related Posts

Learn to Love Lobbies

Lounging in lobby’s isn’t a luxury, but rather likely for consultants. Late nights working with team members, early mornings prepping for the day’s presentations, the list goes on. The number of hours I’ve spent in hotel lobbies is large! While not all lobbies are as...

Classic Consultant Curves

Coming out of the Conrad, with coifed curls, Consultant confidently calls a cab on a city curb to confer with clients. Contending against the cold with coffee, Chanel shades, Christian Louboutin’s, a contemporary curved classic cropped jacket, and a coat. Chic...

Wondering about World Trade

Amidst all the Coronavirus concerns, and the current stock market drop one can’t help but wonder, what will the impact to world trade be? Where do we go from here when whole portions of the world are cordoned off? While it’s easy to let our fears grow out of...

Gallery Glam

Get to go out after work to a gallery or girls’ night? Get glam! Sometimes there’s fun plans post work – but you don’t have time to go home to change. Grab a fun top that doesn’t wrinkle and swap out your earrings. Pairing a classic black pencil skirt and your heels...

Learn to Love Lobbies

Lounging in lobby’s isn’t a luxury, but rather likely for consultants. Late nights working with team members, early mornings prepping for the day’s presentations, the list goes on. The number of hours I’ve spent in hotel lobbies is large! While not all lobbies are as...

Classic Consultant Curves

Coming out of the Conrad, with coifed curls, Consultant confidently calls a cab on a city curb to confer with clients. Contending against the cold with coffee, Chanel shades, Christian Louboutin’s, a contemporary curved classic cropped jacket, and a coat. Chic...

Gallery Glam

Get to go out after work to a gallery or girls’ night? Get glam! Sometimes there’s fun plans post work – but you don’t have time to go home to change. Grab a fun top that doesn’t wrinkle and swap out your earrings. Pairing a classic black pencil skirt and your heels...

Learn to Love Lobbies

Lounging in lobby’s isn’t a luxury, but rather likely for consultants. Late nights working with team members, early mornings prepping for the day’s presentations, the list goes on. The number of hours I’ve spent in hotel lobbies is large! While not all lobbies are as...

Classic Consultant Curves

Coming out of the Conrad, with coifed curls, Consultant confidently calls a cab on a city curb to confer with clients. Contending against the cold with coffee, Chanel shades, Christian Louboutin’s, a contemporary curved classic cropped jacket, and a coat. Chic...

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *