Winter work outfits 2024 and professional winter work outfit ideas for all of you who are looking for stylish business outfits that are not only smart but warm and comfortable, too. Moreover perfect for your big return to the office after winter holidays, but also for the home office, Zoom meetings, or your new corner office. Surely, there are some best winter work outfit ideas for all of you who merely lust for more fashion now that you are finally back at your office! All in all, scroll down to see the best 2024 winter work outfits to wear now.
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When powering through a busy schedule, the last thing you want to worry about is what to wear to work in winter. But what to wear to work in winter 2024?
Well, it depends on where you work from and how warm/cold you feel.
The first snow always mixes up with our work wardrobe. Suddenly, wearing just a blazer and a shirt at the office isn’t enough anymore. And you feel cold all day long. Well, not anymore!
Here are some cosy winter outfits you can wear for work, too. Who says you can’t dress up the sweater and wear it for work?
You certainly can. You just need to style the sweater right. Don’t worry, I will show you how – scroll down.
THE BEST WINTER WORK OUTFITS 2024
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Sounds easy, right? Now let’s see how to dress for work in winter 2024.
BUSINESS FORMAL WINTER OUTFITS
There is no better feeling than looking smart and capable of changing the world. As we forge ahead with our work plan and work tasks, it is time for a new brilliant business formal winter outfit to get you in the mood.
Here are our favourite business formal winter work outfits 2024.
1 LONG BLACK COAT ON A BLACK SUIT AND ANKLE BOOTS WITH A HEADBAND
Maximise the winter business formal code with a fashionable black pantsuit and a headband. You will never have a dull moment in black skinny tailored pants and a jacquard blazer if you style them with a headband that matches the silk shirt. This business formal winter outfit will go that extra mile.
Layer on with a long black coat – look for one with dropped shoulders that will be fashionable for winter 2024/25. I bought myself this one from LouLou Studio that you will love so much. It’s so soft and warm. Made of of 90% wool and 10% cashmere and double faced, with extra long sleeves, it’s a must buy for anyone who is looking for a quality warm coat.
2 LONG BLACK COAT WITH GREY PANTSUIT AND BLACK BOOTS
As dawn casts its first light over the towering spires of Manhattan, you stand before the mirror in your dressing room, ready to put on this business formal winter outfit that seamlessly blends winter 2024 fashion trends with the practicality demanded by the winter chill. Today, you choose to command attention in an oversized grey pantsuit, exuding an air of confident nonchalance.
First, you slip into the azure embrace of a silk shirt. Taking the two abbreviated ends of the blue silk bow tie and skillfully tying a simple knot. Your fingers move deftly, creating a neat and deliberate knot.
Slipping into the wide-leg grey pants, the tailored silhouette hints at both comfort and professionalism. The fabric drapes effortlessly, allowing you to move with purpose.
As you prepare to face the city’s wintry embrace, you grab your new black knee-high boots. Sitting on the plush soft pink bench, you unzip the boots, revealing their sleek interior. The morning light filters through the window, casting a gentle glow on the rich black leather.
With deliberate movements, you slide your feet into the boots, feeling the snug embrace as they ascend, accentuating the length of your legs. The zippers ascend smoothly. You stand up and go and grab the oversized grey blazer (btw mine is from Sandro Paris – shop for a similar Sandro blazer here, but you might prefer this one from the Row with three buttons, more.
Sandro Paris or the Row, let your fingers graze the fabric as you retrieve it from its hanger. Put it on and fasten the button(s) before you put on your new LouLou Studio Borneo wool and cashmere coat.
As you slip into the luxurious cocoon of the long black LouLou Studio Borneo coat (btw I bought it at 24s, but you might need to check elsewhere – Farfetch, Luisaviaroma, SSENSE – as it keeps selling out) the black fabric envelops you.
The aroma of freshly brewed coffee drifts from a nearby cafe, intertwining with the scent of winter air.
3 WOOL TRENCH WINTER COAT ON NAVY DOUBLE-BREASTED BLAZER AND SLIM-LEG PANTS WITH BOOTIES
An instant pick-me-up, a beautiful double-breasted jacket is the one item that really pulls an outfit together.
Layer on with a double-breasted coat if you are going for business formal winter layering.
STYLISH BUSINESS CASUAL WINTER WORK OUTFITS 2024
Neutral and muted tones often dominate the business casual winter palette, mirroring the subdued colors of the season. However, don’t shy away from incorporating subtle pops of color or patterns to inject personality into your outfit.
4 PINK COAT ON PINK BLOUSE WITH DARK PANTSUIT
When winter seems to drag on forever, lighten your mood with some pink. Put on a pretty pink blouse, a pink coat and grab the prettiest pink business tote.
5 DOUBLE BREASTED BLAZER WITH SLACKS AND BLACK ANKLE BOOTS WITH A HEADBAND
For a slightly less formal fit, but a perfectly everyday corporate attitude, accessorise with a knotted headband.
6 DOUBLE BREASTED WINTER COAT ON BLACK SKINNY PANTSUIT WITH YELLOW ANKLE BOOTS
Nothing says smart quite so perfectly as a black pantsuit. Achieve perfect winter layering paired with an ivory double-breasted coat on a single button blazer and polka dot blouse with trendy yellow ankle boots for an interesting business casual twist.
FASHIONABLE FASHION WINTER WORK OUTFITS 2024
The winter fashion work wardrobe is a canvas for creativity within the bounds of professionalism. Experiment with tailored jackets, cardigans, and sweater vests to strike a balance between comfort and a polished appearance.
7 LONG WOOL COAT ON RED SILK BLOUSE WITH GREY WIDE-LEG PANTS AND KNEE HIGH BOOTS
As you navigate the icy streets, your red ruffled silk blouse, a vibrant splash of color amidst the monochrome cityscape, exudes a warmth that belies the winter chill. The delicate ruffles, cascading like petals are giving fashionable and ladylike, their gentle touch a soothing balm against the biting cold. The vivid red hue of your blouse stands out boldly against the backdrop of snow-dusted pavements and gray facades, amidst the urban austerity.
Your new Iris and Ink dark wide-leg flannel wool pants, give you an insulating shield against the winter’s harsh embrace. The tactile caress of the fabric against your skin (point of view, against cashmere socks under the pants) creates a sense of cocooned tranquility, allowing you to approach the day with a sense of ease and composure, even amidst the city’s wintery grip.
The Rouje black knee-high boots, their sleek leather uppers mirroring the sleek lines of your outfit, echo purposefully on the pavement, adding a rhythmic cadence to your stride. The sound of your soles striking the ice-covered ground echoes the steady beat of your heart as you approach the office.
As you walk toward the work, the shadows cast by towering skyscrapers, the city awakens from its slumber, cloaked in a glistening mantle of snow. The crisp, winter air carries a hint of anticipation. Most likely because of the meeting you have at ten o’clock.
Just before you enter the building, you find yourself drawn to a cozy café. You settle into a corner booth, and before you know, you are drinking matcha latte.
As you sip your steaming green broth, you gaze out the window, watching the snowflakes dance against the backdrop of the city lights. The sight fills you with a sense of serenity, before you finally enter your office.
8 RED SWEATER AND LONG PENCIL SKIRT WITH KNEE HIGH BOOTS
Embrace the latest fashion trend and opt for a long pencil skirt as you transition into deep winter. This versatile piece can seamlessly pair with the Sézane cardigan sweater, cleverly worn as a sweater for an effortlessly chic look. Alternatively, elevate your winter wardrobe with the sophisticated touch of a this Red Valentino sweater (see in the product gallery below) crafted from a luxurious blend of wool, silk, and cashmere. I will buy it for myself, too.
Ps. The skirt in the product gallery is warmer than mine.
CHIC WINTER WORK OUTFITS WITH BOOTS
Knee, under the knee or over the knee and even combat boots – here are some office work outfits with office boots you will love for sure – especially if you are looking for easy fashion-forward options.
9 DOUBLE BREASTED COAT WITH CARDIGAN AND SKINNY WOOL PANTS WITH COMBAT BOOTS
Looking smart never has to mean sacrificing style for function. Try out combat boots with black skinny wool pants POV black leggings and a cardigan for an outfit that really pops. Go on, really make it work for you.
IMAO This winter work outfit is perfect for teachers or anyone who needs to see places when it rains.
If you work in fashion you will want to stand out in an intriguing contrast of textures that create a striking French aesthetic. Soft cashmere sweater pairs perfectly with the luxurious feel of tweed, whilst black knee high boots and black tights provide a graphic framework for a modernist statement.
Make your new turtleneck sweater look smart and professional, and pair it with tailored tweed shorts to give an added kick and reduce the bulkiness.
FASHIONABLE WINTER WORK OUTFITS FOR CONTENT CREATORS
If you work in fashion, you might want to save the following fashionable winter work outfits, too.
11 CROPPED SWEATER WITH WIDE-LEG PANTS AND HEELS
Spice up your winter work wardrobe by adding a cropped sweater into the mix.
Paired with tailored grey puddle pants, it meets midway between casual and formal that’s a great option for work if you work in fashion or when you want to dress business casual in winter.
POV Wear with a matching coat for now and layer down later in spring.
12 DOUBLE-BREASTED COAT WITH UPCYCLED CARGO LEATHER PANTS AND PUMPS
Turn business dress code on its head and be daring with cargo leather pants for winter business party.
POV This is the most fashionable winter work outfit that is not head to toe grey or red. Indeed, you might want to rejuvenate your wardrobe with a warm flush of silver, vital for a trendy outlook. Silver workwear is the latest fashion trend you need to try. But you might prefer to trust the staples.
CAPSULE WINTER WORK OUTFITS – SIMPLE WINTER OFFICE OUTFITS
If you know, you know. But if you don’t, let me help you with these simple winter office outfits.
When you have a busy day ahead, and you need to rush out of your bed as soon as possible, the last thing you want to worry about is how to look fashionable. We have it all sorted with capsule winter work outfits that never go out of style.
13 CAMEL COAT WITH DARK BLUE JEANS AND BOOTIES
Putting together a professional outfit in the winter months can get more complicated with all the extra layers – simplify matters by investing in seasonal staples that easily integrate into your daily wardrobe.
A camel coat is a winter capsule wardrobe staple that will never lead you astray.
This outfit is great for anyone, indeed. It’s chic and classic. And foremost, warm and comfortable.
14 DOUBLE-BREASTED COAT WITH CAMEL SWEATER AND NAVY JEANS
As you manage a full day’s schedule, you will need a double-breasted coat and a versatile knit that is equally hard-working, too.
Pair it with navy jeans if you want to dress head to toe business casual.
COSY 2024 WINTER WORK OUTFIT WITH A CARDIGAN
Thinking about how to stay warm once your boss turns off the heating? Winter dressing is all about wrapping up without sacrificing style.
Try warm short cardigans or fall for the irresistible charm of cardigan co-ord sets.
15 CHUNKY CARDIGAN SET WITH CIGARETTE PANTS AND ANKLE BOOTS
We all turn to cardigans when we want looks that flatter but don’t restrict. Seize the trend and wear a chunky cardigan for work this winter. Chunky cardigans are fashionable for winter 2024 and if you can dress casual for work, you simply must try this outfit.
16 CARDIGAN SWEATER WITH GREY JEANS AND KNEE HIGH BOOTS
If you don’t need to dress formal, look approachable in a short cardigan with grey jeans and trendy boots that will jazz up the look.
By the way, this is the outfit I put together for my friend, who is a teacher and wanted to wear something very trendy for work this winter – but comfortable.
2024 WINTER OFFICE OUTFITS WITH SKIRTS
Yes, you can wear mini skirts for work in winter. Winter is the best time to wear mini skirts for the office. I know this sounds a bit confusing since you usually feel cold when wearing a mini skirt. Still, winter is when you can wear mini skirts with boots and thicker tights that cover the skin and make the mini skirts more work appropriate. Furthermore, winter is the season when you can wear mini skirts made of tweed, which is, as you know, warm.
Since I have already shown you many stylish winter work outfits with mini skirts already, let me show you a winter work outfit with a midi skirt that I wear on repeat this winter.
17 CARDIGAN SWEATER WITH DENIM SKIRT AND KNEE HIGH BOOTS
Stepping through the revolving glass doors of Westfield World Trade Center in deep winter, a comforting wave of warmth hits you. It emanates not only from the temperature-controlled interior but also from the appreciative glances of passersby. Wrapped in the Sézane red Gaspard cardigan – a delightful Tuesday choice worn as a cardigan today – its deep hue catches the ambient light, casting you in confidence. The fuzzy texture serves as a shield against the winter chill and gives a tactile dimension to your outfit, adding an extra layer of coziness.
Your blue denim column skirt (it is still good for casual business dress code), looks chic and fashionable. The light blue shade harmonizes with the bold red cardigan, creating a striking and fashion-forward contrast. The combination speaks volumes, blending chic elegance with a touch of urban sophistication.
Completing this fit are the black knee-high boots, an essential statement piece in their sleek design and knee-high length. Whether it’s the Rouje pair showcased in the video below or the beloved Aquazzura alternative, both options contribute to the cohesive allure of your look. Beyond their aesthetic appeal, these boots stand as sentinels against the winter chill, ensuring you remain warm while exuding an unmistakable sense of urban chic.
As you approach the elevator, your reflection catches your eye in the polished glass doors. The image staring back is one so fashionable. A satisfied smile graces your lips, and as the elevator doors glide open, you step inside, excited.
18 SEMI-SHEER BLOUSE WITH PENCIL SKIRT AND KNEE HIGH BOOTS
For moments when elegance is demanded, the long and slim proportions of a midi skirt can be a perfect option.
Go for a sleek look paired with a classic tailored coat in black and over the knee boots in the colour of the skirt. It’s a no-nonsense way to get out the door easily for business meetings in winter.
19 LONG BLACK COAT ON A MINI TWEED SKIRT WITH MATCHING TIGHTS AND PUMPS
Short and sweet, a mini tweed skirt or a skirt in blue bouclé paired with matching tights strikes the perfect balance between vintage charm and contemporary spirit. Pair with pumps to dazzle at the office. Do it for the plot.
While the traditional office dress code often steers clear of mini skirts, the incorporation of tweed adds a touch of sophistication that elevates the look and make it more office-appropriate.
The textured richness of tweed lends refinement to the mini silhouette, transforming it from a casual choice to a statement suitable for the workplace. The inherent structure of tweed, with its woven intricacies, imparts a classic touch that aligns seamlessly with a professional environment. Opting for blue hues ensures that the mini tweed skirt remains tasteful and office-appropriate.
When paired with matching thick tights, this outfit not only enhances warmth during the colder months but also creates a cohesive and polished look. The tights provide a subtle transition from skirt to footwear, offering a streamlined aesthetic that contributes to the overall sophistication of the outfit.
WINTER WORK DRESS OUTFITS
Not just for a party and not just for summer, the right dress can also be a staple of your winter work wardrobe. Feel the weight of luxurious fabrics as you wear these stunning winter work outfits with a dress.
20 SWEATER DRESS FOR WORK IN WINTER
There is no doubt that a knit dress is the number one most popular winter dress for work. A knit dress can be smart casual, in some cases even business formal, too.
Besides, a knit dress is the easiest item to throw on for those chilly days when the heating should be on a high but turns out to be on the low. Just pull on some boots and go.
Here is how to wear a sweater dress when you are rushed for time.
Look no further than a pleated dress for times when business meets fun. Save this chic winter work outfit with a dress for the next winter work party.
Pleated dresses are perfect for reducing the bulkiness of winter layers and really show off how fashionable you are. The pleated dress is still the No. 1 fashion trend everyone chic is following right now.
Ps. Try two trends in one winter work outfit and style your new ruched dress with knee high boots. Preferably kitten heel boots, but ones like mine are our boots of choice for the icy roads.
While you reduce the bulkiness of business formal winter layering by investing in quality seasonal staples if you live in Europe, you can hardly simplify anything if you live in Canada or New York.
You simply need to put on more or less everything you have in your work capsule wardrobe at once.
22 WINTER PANTSUIT WITH SNOW BOOTS
A great winter pantsuit with wool wide-leg pants is an instant game-changer. It’s the exclusive winter work wear you can wear with snow boots without sacrificing style for functionality.
Black warm snow boots will stay perfectly hidden under the wide-leg pants all day long.
POV You might want to opt out of the blazer for a fleece jacket as you leave the office for extra warmth.
23 WOOL TRENCH COAT WITH WIDE-LEG PANTS AND SNOW BOOTS FOR THE OFFICE
Step forward in a warm coat and tweed jacket that inject energy into the work mood. Weighty tweed fabrics look fabulous paired with dark wide-leg pants and snow boots perfectly hidden under the pants.
Return to the office with a rejuvenated spirit. Featuring grey tailored pants and a chic turtleneck sweater, paired with mini platofrm Ugg boots, this winter work outfit is your modern answer to a workday winter wardrobe.
CASUAL BUSINESS WINTER WORK OUTFITS
Denim and knits are the items we reach for on a daily, but it’s thought out details that stop them from being basic and good to wear to work.
Try different proportions like oversized coats on denim jeans, short cardigans or sweaters that are oversized.
25 PINK COAT WITH CASHMERE TURTLENECK TOP AND CROPPED DARK JEANS WITH SOCK BOOTS
Whether home office or glass corner office, nothing says work like a busy schedule all day. We will be indulging in comfort with this chic casual winter work outfit as we manage through our schedule.
WINTER WORK OUTFITS WITH JEANS
Embrace the versatility of dark navy denim and wear it for work this winter.
I know many of you aren’t really allowed to wear jeans at the office during the week because of the corporate dress code, but you can easily break the dress code with a sleek pair of dark jeans and a pretty winter coat this winter.
26 OVERSIZED COAT WITH DARK BLUE JEANS AND BOOTIES
Dark jeans are the best pants to wear for work in winter. For one, they don’t get dirty in the snow and mud. And for two, it’s easier to style ankle boots with jeans than with wool pants.
CASUAL WINTER WORK OUTFITS WITH BLUE JEANS
On popular demand, an exceptional blue jeans winter work outfit.
27 AVIATOR SHEARLING JACKET WITH BLUE JEANS AND ANKLE BOOTS
This outfit is like no other winter work outfit. But it’s the best winter work outfit to wear when you need to connect with people on a personal level.
Blue jeans are the best barrier breaker if you work with kids, young adults or people who need to open up to you for you to help them.
Style them with light chic ankle boots and a button up to create a professional-proof blue jeans winter look.
SWEATER OUTFITS FOR WORK IN WINTER IF YOU WORK FROM HOME
And now – the best winter work outfits and the best winter work outfit ideas you can pick up if you want to wear cosy materials but need to dress smart casual in winter 2024.
Here are my top two favourite winter work outfits with sweaters that are also great if you work from home.
POV it has been only/already three months since you swapped your corner office to work from the kitchen table, again.
Indeed, time goes by differently if you don’t dress up for work each morning. For some, it stops; for others, it goes by so fast they don’t even realise they have been wearing the same sweats for more than five days in a row.
Whatsoever, we are taking time into our own hands in 2024, first, by picking up a new winter wfh outfit each day.
Here are my favourite winter 2024 work from home outfits that are ideal for hybrid work as well.
28 MOHAIR SWEATER WITH PANTS AS COMFORTABLE AS LEGGINGS AND FLATS
Sweaters don’t have to be plain in order to be suitable for work. But let’s be honest, we just love the plain mohair sweater.
Sweaters are such tactile objects, and we just love sweaters that feel extra fluffy and soft.
Treat yourself to little luxury luxurious touches that will lift your spirits and make you feel OK when you feel the pressure of busy days.
FAQ WORK OUTFITS FOR WINTER 2024
If you are feeling overwhelmed by the winter work outfit ideas I have just given you and deliberating which outfit idea to pick for work tomorrow, I made a comprehensive list of delectable options. Go through the FAQ – it will help, for sure.
Something warm but work-appropriate that makes you look competent and professional. Check the winter work outfits presented in this article to see the best work outfits for winter 2024.
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It depends on where you work or what you do. But you can’t go wrong with any of the winter work outfits presented in this article.
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Any formal business winter outfit presented in this article.
The best fall work outfit for teachers in primary school is a winter outfit with a sweater and a cardigan and combat boots or shearling boots. Browse through the casual winter work outfit ideas in this article to find the best winter teacher outfit for you.
A fashionable winter outfit! That is, if you want to look stylish in front of the high school kids and gain their respect through your amazing style, be the most popular teacher, the teacher with the best fashion style, or a teacher they fear the most. Check the most fashionable winter outfits presented in this article.
It depends on your level and corporate dress code, but you can’t go wrong with business formal winter outfits presented in this article.
So you need to wear a uniform at work, but want to look stylish upon your arrival at your work? POV you have only a minute or two to make an impression before you change your outfit for the uniform, so wear one of the fashionable winter work outfits presented in this article. Let them stare and talk!
Anything presented in this article.
Yes, you can wear a sweater for work in winter. But dress the sweater up to make it look more professional.
Work appropriate clothes made of cashmere, wool, and mohair.
Dark denim jeans paired with a blazer and black ankle boots can be work appropriate if you don’t have to dress business formal.
Preferably, or at least in similar tones. For example, you can wear a black coat and a navy suit (see in the article) – a black coat and a navy suit is business formal; whereas a pink coat and a navy suit is business casual. Aim for colors that work well together. Neutral tones like black, navy, charcoal, and gray are versatile and often pair easily. However, you can also experiment with a navy suit and off white coat like shown in this article.
Not the tweed skirtsuit you have in mind. While a fancy short tweed skirt suit is great for brunch, you might prefer to style your tweed jacket with a midi skirt or pants.
Chunky knitwear, aviator jacket, combat boots, black puffer jacket, black quilted jacket, inuikii snow boots, and light denim jeans.
It depends on the type of event. Is it a winter work party, a business brunch, an opening, or a formal work dinner? Wear a business formal outfit for a formal winter work event and a business casual outfit for a casual winter work event.
A silk blouse with black trousers, a little black dress with long sleeves or a ruffled blouse with leather pants are some of the trendiest formal dinner outfits this winter.
Style your skinny wool pants with a blazer and black ankle boots, as shown in this article.
It depends on what you do. But unless you have to dress business formal, go for a fashionable winter jacket.
It depends on the dress code you need to follow. However, you can’t go wrong with Arctic cold winter work outfits presented in this article.
Looking at the weather forecast, you might want to layer up and wear the warmest winter work outfit yet. Check winter outfits for Arctic winter to see the most appropriate winter work outfits for Chicago winter.
A wool pantsuit with cashmere tights under the pants and layered with a double breasted coat. Pair with fashionable ankle boots that match the pantsuit. See business formal outfits for very cold weather presented in this article for some inspiration.
MORE WINTER WORKWEAR AND WINTER LOOKS
Since winter only come to our city recently, you can expect more winter work outfits on Brunette from Wall Street very soon. Of course, not just winter office outfits but more everyday casual winter outfits, as well. Ps. Share this post with your friends and coworkers if you liked it. Especially with that girl who came to work wearing an ugly Christmas sweater and snow boots yesterday. No, we are not judging her, but these winter outfits are simply more fashionable and professional. Ps. Be sure to also check what to wear to work when it warms up. And what to wear to work in spring 2024.