Women's Professional Wear: Spring/Summer

Daylight savings time has taken place, warmer days are around the corner, and bright-colored garments are key essentials.  You've finished spring cleaning and realized your closet is lifeless and monochromatic.  Ladies, it's time to revitalize your closets.  This post is dedicated to all working women that find it difficult to style outfits for work on those warmer days.  We've all heard the phrase "beauty is pain" more than once; however, that's not always the case.  

At Beautiful Lives Boutique, women can purchase comfortable, quality garments at affordable prices.  The boutique itself has numerous missions, one being helping women feel beautiful and confident.  Most shoppers are intimidated by the thought of stepping away from their comfort zone, that may mean adding color to your outfit.  According to Cameron Wolf, black clothing makes people appear more attractive, confident, and intelligent.  In fact, black garments  play an optical illusion since it appears to make you look thinner. Although black is a classic color and close companion of ours, it needs a summer break too. Ladies it's okay to be adventurous.    

If you absolutely cannot stay away from black, you may wear black dress pants or skirts with a solid colored or printed top or vice versa.   

Black is effortless and elegant.  It speaks for itself.  Printed tops and simple accessories add to the elegancy. 

Black is effortless and elegant.  It speaks for itself.  Printed tops and simple accessories add to the elegancy. 

Colorful tops can be paired with neutrals and accessorized with jewels or light-weight neck scarves. Neck scarves are back and here to stay.  

Colorful tops can be paired with neutrals and accessorized with jewels or light-weight neck scarves. Neck scarves are back and here to stay.  

First impressions matter.  Make it count! It all starts with your wardrobe. 

First impressions matter.  Make it count! It all starts with your wardrobe. 

Same skirt.  Coincidence?  I think not.  Find garment essentials that will pair up with multiple clothing tops and bottoms.  P.S.  Always carry flats so your feet can relax and avoid/reduce foot swelling 

Same skirt.  Coincidence?  I think not.  Find garment essentials that will pair up with multiple clothing tops and bottoms.  P.S.  Always carry flats so your feet can relax and avoid/reduce foot swelling 

Beautiful ladies, may your closet be brighter and versatile for spring/summer 2017.  

Credits

Author:  Paola Cortés

Model:  Marianna Marshall 

Photographer:  Jack Meckfessel

Stylist:  Paola Cortés

Wardrobe:  Beautiful Lives Boutique (price range $5-$25)