27 Mar 2018
March 27, 2018

Smart Work Looks for the Season

With every new season, we’re faced with the question of what to wear to work. It’s easy to stay stylish at the office with this season’s looks from Carlisle & ETCETERA collections. These collections are stylish, classic and sophisticated and so many of the pieces will take you from the office to an evening out. You can find all of this season’s trends at both Carlisle & ETCETERA; below are some perfect workwear pieces that range from breezy business casual to professional business attire and everything in between.

Pops of Pink

This spring, pink is trendier than ever! From pastel pink to bright magenta, pink has been splashed all over the runways. Ease into spring by adding shades of pink pieces to your wardrobe. Pink can be worn with any neutral to take spring looks from basic to bold.


FREJA Style #312698 | FLAMINGO Jacket Style #305879 | FLAMINGO Pant Style #309879

Sleek, chic and luxurious, the silk georgette FREJA blouse is one of those pieces that help you transition a dark blue or black suit into your spring wardrobe. See Transition Your Wardrobe into Spring

Moto-inspired zip-front jacket in Italian stretch linen is the FLAMINGO jacket paired with the FLAMINGO pant makes a bold statement.


 AISHA Style # 212503 | GEOMETRIC Style #215789

Pretty Pastels

Soft, delicate pastels are always perfect for the spring. This classic look is subtle but stylish for office wear. Mix pastels together, or go for a monochromatic look.

NUANCE Style #205907 ETC | ENLIGHTEN Style #105908 | ISLAND Style #505812

Bold and Brazen

Days at the office call for power colors. Don’t be afraid to stand out this spring/summer with bold colors. Pair a floral blouse with a bold cardigan or a bright blazer. Bright colors like aqua, cerulean, and spring green are exciting new hues to liven up the work week.


BARBADOS Style #215866 | DYNAMO Style #205859 | MANDALAY Style #215885


BLUEMARINE Style #315500 | EUCALYPTUS Style #305535 | SHANGHAI Style #314578

Chic Checks

Smart and stylish plaid offers a sharp look for business. Checked clothing instantly looks tailored and professional. Summer plaid is in this year, and it’s a must-have look for the office. Add a bright bag for a pop of color!


AMALFI Dress Style #315836 | AMALFI Jacket Style #305836 | AMALFI Pant Style #309836

Brilliant Blossoms

Every year, we welcome florals into our wardrobe. Everything comes alive in the spring, so it’s the perfect time to celebrate beautiful blooms. Floral dresses and blouses are radiant for the workday. Add a floral blazer to instantly transform your look into spring style. Classic floral looks are always enduring for sunny seasons.

POSY Style #115930 | WAIKIKI Style #215890 ETC | PRIMAVERA Style #105508

Slick Snakeskin

We’ve highlighted snakeskin in our Animal Instinct post but it’s so worth bringing up again. You can wear animal print to the office. Sleek, subtle animal prints can be neutral while remaining quite alluring! Python jackets over your little black dress can be work at the office and then straight to date night. Timeless trench coats with a hint of snakeskin is a refreshing twist on a classic look. If you want to add just a touch of animal print, a printed scarf is the perfect complement to spice up an outfit.


SNAKESKIN Style #305771 | SAFARI Style #305626 | MARLIN Style #517727