Beat the Heat: The Summer Work Wardrobe You Need
Fashion blogger and lawyer Blake Von D shows us how she stays stylish and professional in the warmer months
When it comes to makeup, I'm a less is more kind of girl. This lip gloss from Smashbox's latest collaboration with artist, Santigold is a great way to make sure your summer lip gloss is poppin'.
2. ASOS Piped Lace Pencil Dress, $123.85
It's Casual Friday and the office closes at noon (yay!). Throw on a fun dress to celebrate the occasion.
3. ASOS Pencil Skirt with Seam Detail, $57.16
There's plenty of time before Labor Day to rock your brightest summer whites. Pair the perfect white skirt (watch those hemlines!) with some fun up top, and you'll have great summer style.
4. Zara Citybag with Zips, $99.90
This purse is a must-have -- something stylish to carry all your important documents in.
5. Olay Total Effects Daily Moisturizer, $20.99
To keep breakouts at bay during the warmer summer months, it's important to make sure you cleanse your face of all the excess oils caused by sweating. But excessive washing can also lead to dry skin. This moisturizer is the perfect way to maintain healthy moisturized skin without that greasy, oily feel.
6. Express Pieced Chiffon Portofino Shirt, $49.90
This blouse is lightweight and comfortable enough for the summer heat, while still classy when worn in the office.
7. J. Crew Apiece Apart Skinny Petra Pant, $395
Summer fashion is all about fun and comfort. Cigarette pants in a fun print are the ultimate blend of fashion and function, and still appropriate for the workplace.
8. MAC Lustre Drops in Pink Rebel, $21
There's nothing better than skin that looks like it's been kissed by the summer sun. MAC's Lustre Drops are an easy way to add some subtle shimmer to your makeup routine.
9. Dune Appoint Blue Pointed Heeled Court Shoes, $131.47
It can be hard to find work appropriate shoes that don't make you feel old and frumpy. This suede pump kicks neutral blues up to a level perfect for summer that even your boss will love!
See more of Blake's style on her blog, Blake Von D.
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