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17 work-from-home outfit options that are not loungewear or tracksuits


by Erin Lindsay
30th Mar 2020

Sick of loungewear hauls and knitted joggers all over Instagram? It’s time we upgraded our work-from-home outfits


Working from home for any extensive period of time means it’s easy to be tempted into tracksuits and fleeces as go-to outfits. Obviously you want to be comfortable and warm while sitting at home, and let’s face it, any day spent out of pyjamas and in actual clothing is a win. But always opting for slouchy loungewear can sometimes have an adverse affect on our mood — one that dressing up, in clothing that is still comfy and practical can fix.

Your daily attire for working from home doesn’t have to be strictly loungewear. Elements like elasticated waistbands, soft materials, oversize silhouettes, and plenty of room to move around are ones that can be found in plenty of pieces that are as far from tracksuits as can be. Plus, there’s the added benefit of them being completely Zoom-meeting friendly.

Interested? Here are our favourite pieces.

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Y.A.S oversized blazer in grey herringbone, €103.69, available from ASOS

 

Alpaca & merino cardigan, €89 from Arket

 

Oversized poplin shirt, €25.95 from Zara

 

Cotton-linen wide-leg shorts, now €34.50 from COS

 

Knitted alpaca-blend jumper, now €40 from H&M

 

Bershka elasticated waist slouchy trouser in white, €31.78 from ASOS

 

Elastic waist wool trousers, now €45 from Arket

 

Checked knit cardigan, €59.95 from Zara

 

Sharp rib-knit wool dress, now €87.50 from COS

 

Long-sleeved cotton dress, €27.99 from H&M

 

LF Markey kelvin trapeze midi dress in denim blue, €290.33 from ASOS

 

Authentic slouchy jeans, now €15.95 from Zara

 

Oversized cotton jumpsuit, now €34.50 from COS

 

Off-the-shoulder dress, €27.99 from H&M 

 

Monki soft flannel oversized shirt in beige, €41.48 from ASOS

 

Slouchy gingham trousers, €39.95 from Zara

 

Cotton shirt dress, €27.99 from H&M


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