3 rules no one tells you about wearing leggings to work
August 14,2020 at 7:16PM UTC
Leggings are the perfect go-to loungewear. They're comfy and can go with just about anything. But those stuck in traditional office fashion always ask: are leggings really appropriate for work? Well, yes.
It's not about whether or not you can wear leggings to work. It's how you wear them. Here are 3 rules to wearing leggings at work to make sure you're confidently rocking them all throughout your professional day.
1. You have to choose the right leggings.
Some leggings are too sheer, while others have bright neon colors. The right leggings for work are darker, thicker, and don't have too many bells and whistles. This doesn't mean you can't get creative or bold — it just means you're covered and confident.
2. You need to pick the right top.
Because leggings are tight to your legs, balance your look with a flowy top, short dress, or even a larger sweater.
3. Put in more effort elsewhere.
The beauty of leggings is that they're easy and comfortable, so try to infuse a little professionalism in the rest of your look. This can be jewelry, makeup, or even a new hairdo.
Do you wear leggings to work? How do you dress up your leggings to make them "work" for work?
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