The ancient rule of not wearing white after Labor Day may still ring true to the Fashion Police, but we're not all that interested in following the rules. We're breaking down five looks that you can easily wear all season long, whether it's an outfit for the office or a date night ensemble— the lady in white will forever be in style.
And besides, following the rules is so last season.
1. White After Labor Day Style: Office Approved
In this ready-to-wear office look, we took one of our go-to business casual ensembles of a skinny jean and feminine blouse combo, and paired it with the grey suede booties of the season from Steve Madden. The hunter green top and dark jeans create a perfect backdrop for this alluring duster coat. It is sleek in design and the bright white color will give you a crisp look as you strut your stuff to your cubicle.
2. White After Labor Day Style: Girl's Night Out
When you’re ready to hit the town with your girls, nothing screams GNO louder than a flirty dress + leather jacket combo. We paired this dream cami dress with a pair of studded Valentino heels and a leopard print clutch to add some sophisticated edge to an already major outfit. Though this dress may be white as snow, it will definitely have you looking hot hot hot.
Dress: $40, Asos
Jacket: $249, Zara
Shoes: $995, Nordstrom
Clutch: $45, Nordstrom
3. White After Labor Day Style: Sunday Brunch
A brunch outfit should be two things: casual and comfortable, because is there anything worse than drinking bottomless mimosas while suffocating in tight clothes?
This super laid-back look reminds us of the chic street style star’s guide to effortless glam. The white on white backdrop opens the door for endless opportunities to accessorize, so we added a burgundy infinity scarf and these amazing slouchy booties that will flatter any leg. The embroidered denim jacket adds a flair of stylish exuberance that only a rule-breaking fashionista could bring to a brunch spread.
Shirt: $19.50, J.Crew
Jeans: $75, Nordstrom
Jacket: $94, Missguided
Booties: $99.99 Nordstrom
Scarf: $15, Charming Charlie
4. White After Labor Day Style: Date Night
Nothing is sexier than wearing off-the-shoulder anything to a date night dinner, and this bodycon dress is the epitome of effortless beauty. Keeping the accessories simple, we paired this dress with a floral pump, simple gold dangle earrings, and a white Tory Burch cross body bag. Whether this is a first date with a new romance or a date night out with your long-time beau—they won’t be able to keep their eyes off of you!
Dress: $128, Free People
Shoes: $975, Nordstrom
Purse: $528, Nordstrom
Earrings: $29, Gilt
5. White After Labor Day Style: Weekend Wear
In this weekend-approved ensemble, we went ultra trendy for a go-to outfit that could be worn just about anywhere. Meeting girlfriends for dinner? Check. Meeting a date for after-dinner drinks? Check and check. With the simple pairing of a suede mini skirt and white v-neck blouse, your accessories will really pop. For a sexy spin on an ordinary outfit, we added black over-the-knee boots, a classic pair of Kendra Scott earrings, and a dainty but stylish floral bag. Is it the weekend yet?
Blouse: $39.90, Zara
Skirt: $79.99, Mango
Boots: $225, Zappos
Purse: $650, Neiman Marcus
Earrings: $65, Kendra Scott