11.20.2019

#TheOfficeSeries - The One with the Ruffles



Hello Everyone!

I am back with yet another outfit post for the #TheOfficeSeries. First of all, if you are wondering how come I am on the road and not at work. I took these photos outside work. Makes it more easier to pose and unleash the blogger side of me.

Every time I think of ruffles it reminds me of Downton Abbey. Remember all those gorgeous gown on Lady Mary with subtle tiered ruffles? This trend has been around since the 16th century and it seems to be favourite among the designers. The trend has evolved with time and the designers have made it more modern to suit tastes of the younger generation. Usually, most people wear A-line or pencil skirts to work but stay away from ruffled skirts as it adds volume. Contrary to popular belief, ruffle skirt is flattering to any body type. The downward cascading ruffles, is very flattering and creates an hourglass effect on any body type. Easy way of incorporating ruffles into work wear is opting for shirt or top with ruffles. If you like to experiment and your office is more open towards dress code, then you can try incorporating ruffled skirt, dress, pants or jackets into your daily work wardrobe.

I love this trend and it creates interesting depth to any outfit. I paired tiered ruffled skirt with fitted black blazer. Completed the outfit with my belt bag. I usually carry two bags, one for my laptop and other based on the outfit I am wearing. The belt bag is god send, especially when you travel by metro or bus. I finished my look with wedge heels which has all the colours of my outfit. I am not a fan of dull colours,I need colour in my work wardrobe as it instantly lifts my mood. A pop of bright lipstick makes such a huge difference in the morning.

What do you think of this trend? Would you incorporate it in your work wardrobe? I have shared outfit details with size specifications below.


:: OUTFIT DETAILS ::

Blazer - H&M Malaysia- (Old - got it 4 years ago), Fitted, Wearing US Size 6
Skirt - Koovs via KOOVS.com (Click here) - Got this during Diwali sale for Rs.760, Relaxed fit. Wearing Freesize (They have only one option for this skirt)
Sunglasses - C/O Romwe.com - (Old got it 5 years ago), True to Size.
On my Lips- Loreal Paris
Heels - TRENDZ - Commerical Street- (Old got it 8 years ago)
Pouch Bag - MANGO - MYNRA.COM (Click here), I bought this almost a year ago during Myntra New Year Sale for approx Rs.1200.
Watch - Micheal Kors - (Old, birthday gift)
Ring - Stilettos Diary Shop
Earrings - Big Bazaar (They have some amazing high quality studs), Not sure of the costing as my mom got it for me.

:: PHOTOGRAPHER CREDITS ::

Thank you Priyasha my colleague for taking amazing photos on her phone.Do check out her Instagram page (Click here )




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