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Work It: 8 Empowering Career Styles
October 7, 2014
A lot of time goes into thinking about what to wear to work, as it should. When we look our best, we feel like we can conquer anything we put our mind to! Being authentic in your style helps with confidence, success, and achieving goals. Think of the office as your runway and land that client, close that big deal, or ace your annual review. Not in an office? These looks can also brighten up your day and make you feel powerful in your home office.
Here are some career style ideas for a variety of professions to show just how versatile CAbi pieces can be. These looks can take you from a meeting to your power lunch, and make you shine right through happy hour. Power and femininity go hand-in-hand with these chic career styles.
First impressions are crucial, so make sure to leave a strong, lasting impression with the Estate Jacket. The bold print says you are confident and ready to hit the ground running with anything that comes your way.
Accessories: Nine West Pump, MAC Lipstick, CAbi Tile Coin Necklace
Let your creativity shine with the sporty elements of the Swathe Skirt. This monochromatic, black palette shows off your quirky style. Pair this look with amazing accessories to really highlight your personality.
Accessories: Halogen Bootie, House of Harlow Bangle, Anthropologie Scarf
Attention to detail is the name of this game. Feel sophisticated in these beautiful pieces for a stylish career look that says chic professional.
Accessories: CAbi Vintage Stud Earrings, Warby Parker Glasses, Rebecca Minkoff Pump
We dare anyone to object to this look. True classic styling with a flair will have you feeling confident and in control. Courtroom ensembles never looked so stylishly suitable.
Accessories: CAbi Hardware Bangle (Lava), Zac Zac Posen Bag, Christian Louboutin Pump
Helping to plan someone’s big day is all about details, and your outfit speaks volumes. The Breakthrough Jacket is made of luxurious, knit yarn sweater making it comfortable with classic tailoring—perfect for running all those last-minute errands for your bride-to-be!
Accessories: Zazzle iPhone 5 Cover, CAbi Paisley Stone Buckle (worn as pin), Jimmy Choo Pump
Whether you’re accepting an offer or hosting an open house, it’s important for your style to be just as polished as the home you are showcasing. The draped detailing in the Sleeveless Overlay Tee is the perfect match for our Audrey Pant.
Accessories: Michele Watch, Kate Spade New York iPad Cover, Stuart Weitzman Pump
Playful with a touch of authority, the Festival Blouse will have you commanding respect. Pair it with the Zipper Pullover and PR Trouser for a look that’s traditional with a twist of style.
Accessories: CAbi Tassel Necklace, Erin Condren Lesson Planner, Via Spiga Pump
The warm, inviting pink tones in this ensemble will have your patients feeling relaxed and open. Layering pieces allows for volume and interest.
Accessories: CAbi Bisou Scarf, Tory Burch Earrings, Kate Spade Pen
What makes you feel most confident at work? Do you have a “go to” outfit that makes you feel empowered? Share your career style with us in the comments below, we’d love to hear about your successes in the workplace.