Translation: Girl boss basics, first impression gold, proven go-to essentials.
What to wear: Dressed-up but not too dressed up, your business casual attire should reflect confidence and your business savvy while looking fresh and stylish. Present your best self by building an arsenal that mixes essential professional pieces with more modern and contemporary styles. Use business casual looks to gain and maintain respect every time you walk into a room. Try a neutral dress pant with a great feminine blouse and a statement necklace. Pair an A-line skirt with a fitted top and cardigan. Mix a trendy leather jacket with a classic knee length dress. Pair a simple black blazer with a colorful blouse and straight dress pant. Don’t be afraid of color or of showing off your own style, it’s all about finding the right balance and keeping it classy!
What not to wear: Jeans, shorts, casual T-shirts (avoid logos, including Pure Romance), flip-flops or casual sandals, casual capris and anything you’d wear to the beach or a night club.
What men should wear: For men this category of dress typically means slacks, a shirt with a collar and/or a sport coat.
For the Awards: Formal Attire
Translation: Red carpet ready, one night only glam, ready for your moment on stage.
What to wear: When the itinerary calls for formal attire you can expect to be treated to an exceptional and one-of-a-kind evening event. This is your opportunity to shine and to enjoy an elegant evening of distinction and celebration! Ultra-dressy gowns are a go for this evening, look for styles and colors that make you feel confident, sophisticated and ready to own the room. Rock a simple long black dress by adding killer bold jewels and a great shoe. Have fun with this special opportunity to dress your very best with floor length gowns in bold colors and coordinating accessories. Don’t forget to round out your awards night look from head to toe with a polished hairstyle, your favorite lipstick and take the opportunity to treat yourself to a manicure!
What not to wear: Business attire, anything too short, too tight or too revealing, anything casual. Avoid styles that are not age appropriate.
What men should wear: Neutral toned suits with a button up shirt and tie or a tuxedo. Stick with black, navy, and dark grey suiting so you can let your lady shine!