The scene: you're getting ready for work, open your closet, groan, and pull out the same old boring black pants and white shirt look. Again. Adding more stylish elements to your work wardrobe can seem intimidating, especially if you're looking to the runway for trend cues and styling tips. Balancing professionalism with style isn't as hard as you think. The secret is moderation, and honing in on one easy piece that can transform your look. We took five Spring runway looks and interpreted them for work. Click the slideshow to get our tips, and shop our key pieces. If you like our pieces and want more styling tips, just like this story and tell us what your biggest work wardrobe challenge is!
Runway Inspiration: How to Punch Up Your Work Outfits