Unannounced videoconference in 2 minutes with the full team. Panic on board: you're in pajamas, rebellious oily hair and suitcases under your eyes. It's chaos ! To avoid losing your credibility and being seen as a negligent woman, it is better to telecommute in a chic, casual, comfortable but professional look . A priori , no one sees your legs from your webcam, so long live the comfort with a look suitable for teleworking ! Active woman or student , wondering how to dress for telework is perfectly legitimate. Preserve your image as a fashionable professional woman with your boss, clients and colleagues with these 9 chic and comfortable clothes to ensure your professional goals from home.
1. The white shirt, a telework must-have
The white shirt is one of the 25 essential basics of women's wardrobes , and moreover, a timeless must-have in the working girl's wardrobe. To vary the pleasures and get away from the classic plain version, the shirt is adorned with small pearly buttons and gathered ruffles at the neckline and sleeves. These feminine details contrast with its casual straight cut, a feminized boyish look in short. A pretty necklace with pendant and you're chic and professional, ready for this meeting via interposed screens.
Margot white ruffled shirt - Les Petits Imprimers
Another version: the openwork bohemian chic white blouse. Its floral English embroidery, its Peter Pan collar, its small rose-shaped buttons and its vertical lines are all assets to show off your good sartorial taste in a professional outfit.
White shirt with Peter Pan collar Joséphine - Les Petits Imprimers
2. The chic printed top as telework outfit
Do you like the chic, sober and original style? This original printed fluid shirt with very elegant long sleeves is made for you! A graphic pattern stands out against a white background framed by a black collar and sleeves with red edging and button: a piece that is as feminine as it is original.
Triangle graphic print shirt - Les Petits Imprimers
Another alternative combining originality and elegance: the crop top blouse. Here, a modernized Japanese version with a crop top with a square neck, V neckline, long and loose kimono-style sleeves and a fluid fitted cut.
This time, it's Sakura cherry blossoms that contrast against the black background of the revisited kimono. Its tone-on-tone belt can be tied as you see fit, in front or behind. For maximum elegance, complete your floral print outfit with high-waisted pants or skirts that have an elasticated waist so as not to cut the belly.
Emi floral kimono blouse - Les Petits Imprimers
Do you like the vintage floral print, inspired by naive art? Or the 60s and their bright orange geometric patterns? Or even both? So fall for this retro chic vintage blouse with an iconic sixties floral pattern. Its warm and soft shades enhance your complexion for an immediate healthy glow effect. Fluid and almost wrinkle-resistant, this light shirt with a graphic print ensures a perfect fit for a neat look even in the event of an impromptu meeting.
Élise silk shirt - Little Prints
3. Knitwear: fine sweater or retro cardigan?
In mid-season, the knit remains a pleasant and comfortable outfit to attend a class or a videoconference without shivering because of an outfit that is too light. More sophisticated than the simple fine knit sweater, this two-in-one striped shirt sweater will give you a very professional look with originality.
Emblematic of the studious student or the active woman who takes her work to heart, the collar of the blue and white striped shirt is reinvented here with a gathered stand-up collar, under a navy blue round-neck sweater in ultra-fine moss stitch knit and discreet for a sober and elegant texture. Complete your look with a beautiful bright carmine lipstick and Marguerite Diamant earrings .
Tiffany blue 2-in-1 shirt jumper - Les Petits Imprimers
In the same minimalist, feminine/masculine and slightly sportswear spirit: the Lily wavy neck sweater highlights your neck as well as your wrists thanks to the neckline and sleeves highlighted in white. Simple and effective, this boat neck sweater features feminine details and a masculine straight cut that keeps you warm with elegance.
Lily wavy neck sweater - Les Petits Printed (also available in navy blue)
A chic vintage version, the jumper turns into a cardigan embroidered with flowers for a soft, poetic and deliciously retro style. In beige or orange, this knitted cardigan with a round neckline, slightly loose fit and worked details (pompoms, ribbing), can be worn open or closed. This modernized sweater contrasts beautifully with a leather skirt or slim jeans.
Flower crochet and knit cardigan - Les Petits Printed (also available in ecru)
4. 100% cashmere knit pants
One of the great advantages of working from home is that your contacts do not see what you are wearing below the waist. Priority to comfort, place to cocooning to be comfortable to telecommute seated for long hours without constraint at the waist or at the level of the hips. However, it is better to avoid pajama bottoms or pilou pilou because if you get up during the meeting to get a file, serve yourself a coffee, etc. Your professional image may suffer!
In winter or mid-season, opt for sober, chic and neutral jogging pants with a straight cut. In wool, warm, breathable, these 100% cashmere knit pants keep your body heat while ensuring your freedom of movement.
Maiwenn 100% cashmere knit pants - Les Petits Printed (available in 4 colors)
5. The chic and comfortable skort for working from home
In summer, the skirt and the shorts are the two unconditional bottoms of a comfortable telework outfit. Even better: the fluid skort that guarantees you all the freedom of movement, in a refined material, light and pleasant to wear even in high temperatures. The feminine advantage of the skirt combined with the practicality of the shorts which prevent your thighs from sticking: the top of the top!
Mid-length short skirt - Les Petits Printed (also available in black)
6. The sweater dress: chic and absolute comfort for working remotely
In winter, spring and fall, the sweater dress is an ideal outfit for working from home with elegance and simplicity . Soft, warm and comfortable, the short wrap-over sweater dress gives you a glamorous and professional look for your videoconferences with your superior, your clients or your team. Paired with warm fleece tights containing wool and cashmere , this outfit is guaranteed to keep you toasty warm and swim in comfort.
Sybille fitted jumper dress - Les Petits Imprimers
This pretty knit jumper dress is not lacking in assets to sublimate your morphology:
- Its wrap top highlights your chest without harming your professional credibility
- your waist is marked by a tone-on-tone belt that hides your little belly
- the trapeze cut at the bottom of the dress, undulating on your thighs, shows your femininity while hiding any small bulges.
A dress with the ideal cut for H and I morphologies because it creates a waist. But also the V silhouettes because this dress widens the lower body from the waist, thus balancing the build of the shoulders.
Discover more looks to wear according to your body type .
7. The light dress for working from home with a professional summer look
As soon as sunny days show up, and even more so on hot summer days, the long dress is a pleasant outfit to wear to work at home. This mid-length safari dress in cupro with short sleeves, with a peach-skin and ecological touch is the perfect example of a chic, casual and responsible outfit. Indeed, cupro is made from cotton seeds rejected by the textile industry. It is therefore a vegetable and biodegradable fabric.
Bonnie Denim Dress - Small Prints
8. Between two meetings: the maxi-comfort hoodie
For cocooning teleworking, there's nothing like a good hooded sweatshirt, but 100% wool please. There's nothing like the softness of wool, this breathable natural material that preserves your body heat. The cozy comfort of the fleece sweatshirt and its very long sleeves to keep your hands warm. It's the ideal room to go from the home fitness session to the sofa break before joining the computer for a work session.
Hortense 100% wool hoodie - Les Petits Printed (also available in ecru and blue
9. Unplanned teleworking meeting: quickly a chic jacket!
Ultimate possibility: the chic jacket to add at the last minute to a T-shirt, a tank top, a sweater or a sweatshirt for a tasteful professional look. Currently, the trend is towards the long blazer jacket, straight cut, in a feminine/masculine style, embellished with chic details such as shiny buttons or printed sleeve cuffs. Classic dark color or original pep: it's up to you to choose according to your style.
Straight black jacket with golden buttons and lapels with small checks - Les Petits Imprimers
Pink blazer boyfriend cut Léonie - Les Petits Printed
How to dress for telework: casual pro with a touch of originality
Telecommuting allows you to adapt your look in order to appear as a studious student or an active professional woman on the screen while wearing comfortable stockings, in the comfort of your home. To preserve and even gain professional credibility during this chaotic period of the Covid-19 pandemic, maintaining your casual, chic and slightly original style.
Stand out by working on your style on your upper body with revisited basics or printed tops mixed with soft materials, sober and comfortable jogging bottoms, light short skirts or even by adding a blazer jacket to the last minute on your casual home outfit for an impromptu videoconference meeting.