Not every office closed for the pandemic, but if yours did, you know the butterflies-in-your-stomach feeling that accompanies a return to the commuting life. Suddenly, we're reconsidering what to wear to work like it's our first day on the job. We're not just getting dressed again; we're getting dressed professionally again.
Repeat after us: Don't overthink your work outfits. The simplest solution to any and all workwear dilemmas is right in front of you in the form of a classic suit set. Right now, slightly oversized blazers and tailored yet stretchy separates are everywhere. Long-lost strong shoulders and elevated fabrics bring the polish; looser silhouettes keep all the comfort we've grown used to these last two years. There's an instant confidence boost waiting in these suits that sweatpants simply can't compete with.
There may be lingering questions about our brave new world of hybrid work, but what to wear won't be one of them. Ahead, find 9 suit sets that look great on Zoom and even better back at the office.