How to style a wool sweater

How to style a wool sweater

As temperatures plummet and autumn gives way to winter, we know the modern businesswoman begins to think about restyling those must-have outfits and creating some new killer professional looks. It is essential when attending meetings or merely moving around the office that you feel well dressed and present the image of the cool, calm, confident businesswoman you know you are. However, the last thing you want to be doing on a dark winter morning is scrabbling around trying to put together the perfect outfit so to give you a helping hand here is a great way to wear a wool sweater, oozing class and style while keeping warm.

Surely Wool Sweaters Are Too Casual?

Well, we would have to disagree, with some of the fantastic lines on offer this year, wearing a woollen jumper and still looking office ready is a breeze. Shirts are beautiful but do not offer much in the way of warmth so taking advantage of the heat of wool makes sense. Accessorised well, we guarantee that you will be noticed for all the right reasons and colleagues will be dying to emulate your fabulous style with their wardrobes.

The Perfect Office Wool Sweater for the Businesswoman

Pencil in the Perfect Skirt

There is little doubting the power play of the pencil skirt, so to show off your wool sweater we have chosen this stunning tweed skirt from the same Oscar de la Renta collection. With warm vineyard colours being very much on trend this season this skirt is the perfect match. The softer pencil shape avoids cling and means you can move with freedom. The contrasting panelled tweeds are tailored to sit at the knee and create a sculpted look that oozes class. You can now decide between tucking the jumper in and letting the skirt take more of the limelight, or wearing the jumper over the top creating a long and lean look.

The Classic Stiletto

To complete the look these cute and classic Gianvito Rossi leather pumps are absolute perfection. Feeding of the white in the skirt the classic and seductive stiletto heel sculpts the feet for power dressed perfection. Team with nude tights if the mercury is falling and you have the perfect businesswoman look that you can easily claim you threw together in moments.

Complete the Look

With a sleek ponytail or bun, your hair doesn’t need to be a statement as this outfit has it all in spades. Match your lipstick to the sweater and your eyes dark and straightforward and the look is complete.

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