Diverse Design

Cold temps shouldn’t mean that your fashion takes a back seat. Play with texture and color to bring out your personality in the workplace. These looks are sure to make a cool impression.

 

 

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Photographed: Marco Dominguez, Director of Community Relations Financial Center First Credit Union

Layering is a wardrobe tool everyone should have in their arsenal. Mix and match pieces to get more mileage out of them while creating a functional look.

(Shirt, Calvin Klein; Sweater, Club Room)

 

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Bring some “oomph” to a simple black suit by choosing a fashionable tie.

(Tie, Calvin Klein)

 

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Photographed:  Ivan Baird Jr., Executive Vice President Mid-States Minority Supplier Development Council

Casual Fridays are not the time for ratty sweatshirts and washed denim. Keep it fly by pairing outerwear elements with earth-toned essentials.

(Shoes, Allen Edmonds; vest, Ralph Lauren; shirt, Ralph Lauren; sweater, Club Room)

 

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Experts say that blue tones bring about thoughts of trust and tranquility. Take the lead in this wonderful piece accented by a camel-colored necktie.

(Jacket, Brooks Brothers; shirt, ETON; tie, Penguin)

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Photographed: Carolyn Mosby, President/CEO Mid-States Minority Supplier Development Council

Elevate basic black and white by choosing a blouse with fun lines and interesting elements. A simple statement piece such as a necklace or this gold cuff takes things up a notch.

(Blouse, DKNY)

 

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This checkered power suit is anything but stuffy. Chic color combinations like this soft peach against black and white add a bit of feminine flair.

(Suit, Escada)

 

Special Thanks: Macy’s, Saks Fifth Avenue, Mid-States Minority Supplier Development Council, Brittney Marcus (stylist)