THE TRENCH COAT This wardrobe staple goes with everything and adds a level of polish to your look. For a fresh take, select one with interesting details like this black collar. Two-tone belted trench available at Ann Taylor, 600 Michigan Avenue, 312-587-8301
Update your wardrobe with these classic workwear staples
A TIMEPIECE Add interest to a simple office look with an oversized men’s watch. When layered with additional jewelry, it will double as a bracelet. Rolex Oyster Perpetual 36 available at Razny Jewelers, Highland Park, 847-432-5300.
THE WORK BAG A feminine take on the briefcase, a top handle bag means business, whether it’s in a neutral shade or a bold print for more of a statement. Leather top-handle bag available at Tod’s, 121 East Oak Street, 312-943-0070.
STATEMENT CUFF A bold piece of jewelry can be the perfect accompaniment to a simple white shirt for added style. Leather and chain cuff available at Chanel, Northbrook Court 847-564-0300.
THE SNEAKER Worn with a suit for a modern feel, a sneaker can also give your outfit an extra dose of cool. Tory Sport perforated leather sneaker available at Neiman Marcus, Northbrook Court, 847-564-0300.
THE NEUTRAL SUIT For the warmer months ahead, choose a suit in lightweight fabrics and colors. Single-breasted suit available at Tod’s, 121 East Oak Street, 312-943-0070.