Wednesday Wants: Feminine & Professional Work Wear

White Wrap Dress // Nude Suede Pumps // Pastel Pink Low Heels // Black Patent Bow Pumps // White & Black Scalloped Dress

Fit & Flare Patterned Dress // Blush A-Line Short Sleeve Dress // Lace Hem Pencil Skirt // Abstract Print Pencil Skirt 

You may have noticed that in the majority of my wear-to-work posts (examples here, here & here) I am wearing pants. This is because, in general, I have felt more comfortable in my career playing down my femininity. I work in a heavily male dominated environment. There is often just myself or maybe one other female in a courtroom full of men.


The past few weeks though I have been thinking a lot about this and have been wanting to add more feminine work pieces to my wardrobe. I often wear skirts and dresses in my free time and so, while I still intend to dress very professionally, I don’t want to “hide” my femininity.

All of that is a very long winded way to say that this week’s Wednesday Wants are clearly all about feminine wear-to-work items. I want every one of these pieces so much!

The rest of this work week is going to be absolutely nuts for me, and so I want to let you guys know that I will not have a post up this Friday. I *hate* deviating from my post schedule (… have I mentioned how type-A I am!? haha) but this week it just has to be done. Be sure to come back on Monday for another post! And follow along on instagram & twitter as I’ll at least have some time to be staying in touch on there!

linking up with: style perspectives // the mummy chronicles // oh hey girl // style me wednesday // throwback thursday // casual friday // friday favorites // that friday blog hop // WW // fab favorites
 

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12 Comments

  1. Amanda Brezovsky April 27, 2016 / 12:25 pm

    I love all of these pieces! Especially the white wrap dress. You go girl! I say play up that femininity!

    amandabrezovsky.com

    • Lee T June 16, 2016 / 4:11 pm

      Aw love it! Thanks Amanda <3

  2. TheSpiff.com April 27, 2016 / 2:34 pm

    These are the perfect pieces to convey both professionalism and femininity – which can be hard to do (and say, ha!) Nice job 🙂

    • Lee T June 16, 2016 / 4:11 pm

      Thank you so much – that's such a great compliment!

    • Lee T June 16, 2016 / 4:12 pm

      I can't get enough of scallop detailing this spring/summer!

    • Lee T June 16, 2016 / 4:13 pm

      Aw I'm glad you like them! Thanks for stopping by my blog!

      XO

    • Lee T June 16, 2016 / 4:25 pm

      Thanks so much Adi!

  3. Alice Warren May 2, 2016 / 5:11 am

    I work in a very male dominated industry as well but I love playing up my feminine side. I focus on professional cuts with feminine prints and colors.

    I love all these pieces you've picked out!

    Thank you for being a part of TBT Fashion link up and hope to see you soon!

    Alice
    http://www.happinessatmidlife.com

    • Lee T June 16, 2016 / 4:26 pm

      Yes I love that we are on the same page! Playing up femininity in a masculine work environment, I think, is important! I want the next generation of girls to be able to wear whatever they want without worrying about fitting in to a masculine industry.
      XO

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