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Why the untucked shirt is your office staple

By Maybelle Morgan, July 9, 2017

It’s hotter than an oven right now. And because your main priority is trying not to melt into a puddle on your commute/morning meeting/desk, swap out your traditional tailored work pieces for an outfit that (hallelujah) encourages a bit of breeze…

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Try to put flashbacks of school detention to the back of your mind. For the first time ever, the untucked shirt serves as the slightly unruly but v cool cornerstone of your 9-5 outfit. It’s all about floaty silhouettes (the air pockets pretty much have the same effect as a fan, right?) in luxe fabrics. Enlist the help of a knuckle-skimming BWS (big white shirt) and leave it half-untucked into a pair of belted plissé pants. Counteract the chill shapes with some strict-looking accessories: think a boxy leather cross-body, pointed heels and some '90s tortoiseshell-frame cat-eyes.

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