Frugal Friday Workwear Report: U-Neck Sleeveless Sheath Dress

Our casual workwear reports suggest work-appropriate one-pieces at a range of prices. I really like the slightly unusual U-shaped neckline on this Nina Leonard sleeveless sheath dress. It’s not very dramatic, but it’s a little more exciting than my typical V-neck and crew-neck. I’m in the market for a new basic black case, so it …

Frugal Friday Workwear Report: Sleeveless Ruffle Collar Top

Our casual workwear reports suggest work-appropriate one-pieces at a range of prices. This turquoise top from J.Crew Factory looks so bright and summery that I immediately feel like running outside for a picnic. The clip-on dot texture and slight ruffle at the neck add some visual interest, and the length is perfect for tucking into …

Frugal Friday Workwear Report: Pleated Cuff Split Collar Blouse

Our casual workwear reports recommend work-appropriate one-pieces at a range of prices. One of my personal shopping rules is that if a garment has more than five colors, it’s usually an indication that something special is up. This split-neck blouse by Nanette Lepore is available in eight (!) colors and looks like it would be …

Frugal Friday Workwear Report: Frilly Flywheel Sleeve Top

Our casual workwear reports suggest work-appropriate one-pieces at a range of prices. This short sleeve blouse by Adrianna Papell is my platonic ideal for the summer work blouse. The stripes look lively and fun, the material is lightweight and machine washable and goes with everything. I would wear it tucked into a pleated midi skirt …

Frugal Friday’s Workwear Report: Bi-Stretch High-Waist Loose Trousers

Our casual workwear reports suggest work-appropriate one-pieces at a range of prices. I lived with Gap bootcut pants for the office in the early 2010s. The fit was perfect, they were machine washable, and they were well over the budget of someone with six-figure law school debt. I was not consoled when they were cut. …

Frugal Friday Workwear Report: Textured Side Pleated Top

Our casual workwear reports suggest work-appropriate one-pieces at a range of prices. We’re back with another excellent work top from Nordstrom Rack’s seemingly endless collection. This cap sleeve top features a side smocking detail that adds some visual interest to a normally plain blouse. It comes in five colors, so it would be the perfect …

Frugal Friday’s Workwear Report: Linen Blended Buttoned Back Athlete

Our casual workwear reports recommend work-appropriate one-pieces at a range of prices. If you’re looking for seashells to wear under cardigans and blazers this summer, J.Crew Factory has some great options. This linen-blend striped top looks like if your office is cool with bare arms, it can be worn alone under blazers and sweaters or …