Is your work wardrobe still reminiscent of yesteryear? Do you struggle with putting together a work-appropriate in-office look? Don’t worry, you are not alone. Whether you require a full closet refresh or only need a couple of cute basics to match your office pants, the Shop TODAY team has you covered.
We scoured online retailers to find chic work blouses and shirts that are suited for any month of the year. From breezy button-down shirts to thick-built options that can transition into your fall lineup, we found several stylish picks you'll want to add to your closet right now!
Long sleeve work blouses
Sizes: S-3XL | Colors: 21
This top’s unique texture and chiffon material are sure to make it a standout piece in your work wardrobe. Plus, the lantern sleeves help to keep it breathable as you move throughout the day.
Sizes: S-XXL | Colors: 37
If you’re a fan of puff sleeves, you’ll want to get your hands on this top. With 37 color and print options to choose from, you could have a new shirt for every day of the week (or month!).
Sizes: XS-XL | Colors: 20
If you prefer a solid-color top, this simple keyhole blouse is a style to consider. The neckline and semi-sheer material add a feminine touch, but the pleated design gives it the polished look you want for meetings.
Sizes: S-XXL | Colors: Eight
We’d argue that nothing is more chic than satin. This top from Escalier comes in a range of elegant shades, including emerald green, pearl white and pink, for anyone looking to add a pop of color to their wardrobe.
Sizes: XXS-XXXL | Colors: Two
Production associate Audrey Ekman is a fan of the latest collection from Abercrombie in partnership with Harlem’s Fashion Row and designer Nicole Benefield. She has worn this to the office with trousers and loves layering it over a dress with knee-high boots.
“This oversized satin blouse is so luxurious and comfortable enough to wear all day. It literally feels like a pajama top, but looks so polished and professional,” she says.
Sizes: XXS-XXL | Colors: 10
If you want a top that makes a statement, you’re looking at it. We’re obsessed with the pearl-like gloss fabric and soft texture. It’s a shirt that will make any outfit feel luxurious.
“I have this style in three colors and always wear it when I want to feel a bit more professional,” says Shop TODAY SEO writer Jannely Espinal.
Short sleeve work blouses
Sizes: S-3XL | Colors: 29
This simple blouse comes in nearly a dozen colors and in sizes XS-3X, so there’s a wide variety of options to choose from. It is a popular blouse pick on Amazon, with nearly 13,000 verified five-star ratings for its loose fit.
Sizes: S-XXL | Colors: Three
If you live in a warmer climate, you might appreciate a sleeveless top that you can still wear to work. This simple style from Anne Klein checks all of the boxes: It’s machine-washable, has some stretch to it and is made from a breathable polyester blend, according to the brand.
Sizes: S-XXL | Colors: 16
We love a silky top year-round and this style combines a satin feel with the relaxed fit of a tunic. According to the brand, the lightweight fabric provides a “cooling feel” to help keep you from overheating.
Sizes: S-4XL | Colors: 57
This short-sleeved button-down has a cinched waist for a chic and relaxed look. Multiple verified reviews even say this blouse has a slimming effect: “The shape helps hide the tummy, but the tie accentuates the waist!” wrote one shopper.
Sizes: XS-XL | Colors: 10
This tasteful top is another style that you can take from day to night. Style it with a blazer and jeans during the work day, then peel off the business jacket before you leave for happy hour.
Sizes: S-3XL | Colors: 34
This three-quarter sleeve knot blouse is loved by Amazon shoppers for its price, versatility and comfortability. Dress it up with matching trousers or go casual with your favorite pair of jeans and sneakers.
Sizes: S-XXL | Colors: 12
This top is perfect for days when you need something classy yet breathable. Thanks to a flowing polyester material that the brand describes as lightweight and airy, this is great to wear for warmer days in the office.
Sizes: XS-3XL | Colors: 24
This versatile top has nearly 6,000 verified five-star ratings from Amazon shoppers. The self-tie waist makes it a flattering option to wear with a skirt or straight-leg pants. And if dark green isn’t your color, don’t fret; there are more than 20 other colors and designs to choose from!
Sizes: S-3XL | Colors: 29
This button-down comes in dozens of eye-catching colors and designs. You can easily dress it up with leather pants and a blazer, or tuck it into a skirt and pair it with flats for a more casual-chic look.
Sizes: XXS-5X | Colors: Nine
We’re all about a statement sleeve and love that the puff shoulders on this top take it from a basic T-shirt to a head-turning closet must-have.
Sizes: XS-XXL | Colors: Two
The elegant drape on the neckline with the soft fabric, makes this blouse a must-have piece to elevate any pair of slacks.
“Loft will always and forever be my favorite brand for business casual pieces. I recently bought this blouse, that can be styled many different ways depending on the season!” says editorial assistant Sierra Hoeger.
Sizes: XS-XL | Colors: 45
Still a fan of the Parisian chic trend? A pointelle knit top like this one is an easy way to elevate your style — even on busy workdays.
Sizes: XS-L | Colors: Five
For a more casual office setting, try this loose-fitting top with extra length and a relaxed silhouette. You can wear it with jeans or a sleek pair of pants for a put-together look.
Shop TODAY senior SEO editor Jess Bender raves about it, saying, "This was something I would wear at least once a week. Love the sleeves, the fit, the everything."