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21/03/2013 at 08:49
Seen as you've all been a great help in finding me clothes for my new job, I thought it only right you help me decide on what to wear for my first day
First decision to be made is: dress? skirt & top combo? trousers & top combo?
Dress options are:
http://www.next.co.uk/x514s1#763266x51 I have both the leopard and the white one
http://www.newlook.com/shop/womens/dresses/fabric-panel-block-dress_251337809 and one similar to this http://www.newlook.com/shop/womens/dresses/mid-grey-and-black-trim-pencil-dress-_265610107
http://www.newlook.com/shop/womens/tops/white-polka-dot-peplum-top_271230719 with black knee legnth pencil skirt
http://www.newlook.com/shop/womens/tops/cream-crepe-peplum-sleeveless-top_269809772 worn with gold aztec necklace and skinny black trousers
http://www.newlook.com/shop/womens/trousers-and-shorts/monochrome-polka-dot-slim-leg-trousers-_278141509 worn with either a black or white scoop neck vest & blazer
Skirt and top I think :)
21/03/2013 at 08:50
However, this thread is useless without pictures!
21/03/2013 at 08:56
I haven't got pics of me but I will edit OP with links.
21/03/2013 at 08:59
I think i'd go for skirt & top combo too. More business like.
21/03/2013 at 09:02
Skirt & top I think depending on what it's like!
21/03/2013 at 09:06
Actually, i quite like the grey dress in those links.
The grey and cream dress from NL. Not even sure if its on that list lol
21/03/2013 at 09:07
It's in there hon.
OOoh god I like all of them (I am no help)
21/03/2013 at 09:11
Black & grey dress from NL
21/03/2013 at 09:14
With the white top? Or the all grey dress with piping?
21/03/2013 at 09:18
No not the one with the white top, the all grey one with the black detail.
21/03/2013 at 09:24
The most boring of the lot then
21/03/2013 at 09:26
Yes, just because I think it's looks the most professional/business like of them all!
21/03/2013 at 10:03
I would go for the most boring/ business like clothes for the first week until you've sussed out the dress code/ what others at your level are wearing. Safest until you know the lay of the land. Won't you be stuck in IT training/ health and safety inductions for your first day anyway!?
21/03/2013 at 10:09
I like the dresses best, all three of them look great!
21/03/2013 at 10:23
No idea RS, never worked for a professional outfit before. The Chairman here smokes in his office, the partners smoke in the loo whilst reading a paper! The lady who interviewed me and who I'm working with was wearing skirts & vest tops, a long tunic type dress with long boots, another PA was wearing a skater skirt with a leopard print cardigan so they are pretty relaxed dress I'd say. Smart but nor corporate.
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