Going Out After Work? 3 Steps to Transform Your Outfit

Photo by: Jenny Cao-Wu
Step #1: Dress in Layers
Step #1: Dress in Layers

Start with a shirt or dress that will transition well from day to night (I like wearing silk or satin). To keep the look ... more 
Photo by: Jenny Cao-Wu
Step #1: Dress in Layers
Step #1: Dress in Layers

Start with a shirt or dress that will transition well from day to night (I like wearing silk or satin). To keep the look work-appropriate, top it with a cardigan, blazer, or sweater, then remove your outer layer before you leave the office.
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Mon, Mar 11, 2013 11:26 AM EDT

Let's face it: Most of us are constantly on the go, without the luxury of time to change between a day at the office and an evening function or dinner out. But that doesn't mean you need to show up to dates looking like you just ran there from the office (even if you did!).

Instead, create a look that can quickly be transformed from work to play. Here are three steps to going from desk to dinner in a flash-plus some great outfits to inspire your own day-to-night look.

This article was originally published on The Daily Muse . For more workplace style, check out:


Jenny Cao-Wu is the founder of Freshionable.com and currently resides in Honolulu, Hawai'i. As a former strategy consultant, Jenny experienced the challenges women face in expressing their individual style while working in conservative corporate settings. Today, Jenny's online boutique makes unique, chic, work-appropriate fashion available to women everywhere. She is passionate about inspiring others to discover and express their personal brand through smart, appropriate workplace style. Follow Jenny on Twitter @jennycaowu.