A friend and I were talking about work attire recently and she disclosed that her office instituted a “black suit only” dress code.
Talk about taking away individuality. At first I was horrified at the thought. Then realized that a black suit is like a blank canvas with accessories acting as beautiful oil pants used to create a stunning work of art.
Handbags, shoes, nail polish, jewelry, sunglasses… the combinations are endless and ensures one coworker stands apart from another.
“Accessories are everything. To me, they’re more important than the clothes.” – Rachel Zoe
Not only does this apply to the work environment, but also in your everyday threads. Clothes look the same on everyone until accessories are added to emphasize the style and personality of the wearer.
What is the one accessory you wear that best represents you?