Top 3 workwear fashion tips we learned from Amal Clooney
While work attire has been redefined in recent years, with traditional suits being replaced in some cases by corset tops, there are still some unspoken expectations that when you walk into the office, you're dressed appropriately for your company's atmosphere.
For some, this may mean that the sport is perfectly acceptable. For others, formal suits are still the status quo. Inspiration for this particular dress code is dwindling – unless you're influenced by Amal Clooney to steer you in the right direction.
“She's not afraid of color and she's not afraid to play with silhouettes. It blends all the elements perfectly," says stylist Allie McKenna.
Here are three fashion tips that Amal taught us.
Find creativity in the traditional
Clooney seems to stay away from clothes that are super revealing (we just can't picture her in a short dress) and you'll rarely see her in anything that isn't tailored.
Invest in a pair of practical yet versatile black trousers
If you're going to add any Clooney-approved piece to your wardrobe after reading this article, let it be a pair of black pants. Not only have they been a mainstay in Clooney's wardrobe since the paparazzi caught wind of her relationship with George in 2013, but, as McKenna says, they never go out of style — especially in the business world.
Embrace tight skirts behind your body
If you're not the pants type and prefer dresses and skirts, McKenna cites tight skirt styles as a common choice that would make “Amal Clooney.