New season workwear: The Marie Claire edit

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Workwear wardrobe proving a challenge? We're here to help.

When it comes to finding the best women’s workwear, we’re not just talking about staple tailored trousers and collared shirts, we mean working this season’s key trends into your office outfits. From crushed velvet trousers and ruffle shirts to statement skirts and smart bags.

We’ve rounded up the very best winter workwear buys to overhaul your current wares. And not only that, these investment buys are some of the hardest working you’ll find. Not only can they be worn right now but they’ll also work for the transition into spring so you can rework these fresh pieces into your wardrobe ready for the new year.

While keeping up your style credentials on a daily basis isn’t always easy, making subtle adjustments from your weekend wardrobe could do wonders for your working week collections too. For example, maybe this season is the time to make the transition into the best flat shoes and ditch your killer office heels.

Think crisp shirts and liven up black pieces with embroidered details and pops of new season colours to liven up traditional monochrome palettes.

When it comes to tailoring, our edit proves you don’t have to splash the cash. High street options from Zara, & Other Stories and Reiss are just as good as any designer offering.

However, there is of course a selection of blow-the-budget styles for those of you wanting to seriously invest. From Alexander McQueen’s gorgeous cashmere frilled top to Eudon Choi’s statement knits, be sure to check out the higher price points too.

So, to summarise, we’ve gathered up the very best women’s workwear for AW16, from the high street and designer destinations to help you keep your workwear wardrobe up-to-date this season. Getting dressed in the morning is about to become so much easier.

Click through to shop our edit of the best workwear buys for the new season…

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