Monday, 1 October 2012

The Professional Dress

One thing that my closet lacks in is a decent selection of work wear and more professional looking dresses. Most of the dresses/skirts I own are very short so it's nice to have a few more decent looking ones that I can pull out in case of a last minute important meeting or for job interviews.


Dress - c/o Closet
Shoes - StylistClick


As it's a nice and classic dress, I kept accessories to a minimum. I added a pearl necklace, a gold ring, nude lips and just a hint of colour with the shoes and was good to go.

The dress is from a brand called Closet Clothing. It's not a brand I knew too much about until a couple of weeks ago. I headed over to their HQ in East London last week and was impressed by everything I saw. They had a great collection of dresses, skirts, tops and trousers, and everything is designed and manufactured in London. Everything was amazing quality and there's a great selection of different styles and a good mix of colours.
I would definitely recommend you look into them for work wear or even for a few nice occasion wear pieces.


I've also been rocking a gorgeous new nail colour from Rococo, which is an amazing nail polish brand that I'm loving at the moment. I got a nail colour from their new 'Purple Reign' collection which is amazing. The colour is bright and vibrant, not to mention the polishes are fast drying and long lasting. My nail colour usually chips so quickly but, by the looks of it, this one lasts. I love using nail polishes from all kinds of brands, and Rococo definitely rivals some of the best nail brands out there. Definitely a brand I'll be buying from in the future.

They also have a Gold Leaf colour creating a more luxury nail effect and is bound to look good on any manicure.
The new Purple Reign is available to buy from Space NK for £12, and I'd say it's worth the price tag. Purple nails are definitely my favourite (with red as a close second) so I was immediately drawn to this colour.


What is your professional look?

Sherin xx


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Roxii said...

Wow I love that dress, looks so feminine and so nice on you!

alliejayne said...

This is such a perfect professional style dress. Looks super smart and still really pretty :)



Maria Fallon said...

I love this dress on you, tres chic! I have a few dresses in this shape and they are perfect for when I need to look smarter!

Maria xxx

Cafe Fashionista said...

Ooh Sherin this dress looks so beyond fabulous on you; what a perfect fit! And the purple nails are gorgey - I love purple nail colors for fall!! :)

Kimberlee said...

Very pretty! Hooray for nail polish hehe

For evening it would look great with some red lips :)

Sadie said...

This dress looks great on you, it's such a lovely shape. I am definitely more of a dress person when it comes to trying to look preofessional :) xx

Couture Carrie said...

Very profesh, darling!
Love the heels!


Audrey Allure said...

That's such a cute dress - love the shoulders on it!

Milana said...

It's very pretty Sherin! Perfect for meetings :-)

Anonymous said...

Mines the total opposite i have way too many work clothes a whole wardrobe full. x

Kim (A Very Sweet Blog) said...

That's a great dress! I love the gathering in the front. Very cool nail polish! For winter I have a lot of knit dresses. They are so easy to put on without any fuss. HaHaHa Have a great week!

Diana Marks said...

lovely dress! And your heels are beautiful!
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ana said...

OMG this is such a Pretty Dress and You Look lovely!

Imogen said...

You look so beautiful and classy. This is the sort of dress I need especially for next year. I've never had any professional like clothes before; if I needed them before I can go to my sister's wardrobe at least!

lolainthelounge said...

Love this look you look so classy x

Jessica said...

This is a perfect professional look. The nipped in waist is so flattering on you!

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