As Summer  heats up, you don't have to cover up to keep it office-appropriate, especially when you make smart switches to lightweight fabrics, bright colors, and breezy silhouettes that get the job done without compromising on style or comfort.
Below, we've culled 14 office-style game changers to shake up your 9-to-5 dressing routine in the best way possible. Think cropped pants, a sleek vest, and a cool new carryall to take you right into the boardroom in style — because really, you have no business wearing that tweed suit in the 85-degree heat.
Zara Wrap Skirt  ($40)
Nasty Gal Clean Break Shirt Dress  ($58)
Banana Republic Timo Weiland Collection Gingham Dress  ($278)
Topshop Gingham Cotton Blend Cold Shoulder Shirt  ($65)
Tibi Satin Poplin Sophia Top  ($295)
Loeffler Randall Perforated Stripe Tote  ($495)
J.Crew Tulip Skirt in Ratti Happy Cat Print  ($118)
Jeffrey Campbell Mules  ($130)
Everlane The Twill Crop Pant  ($78)
CLOSED Denim dress  ($359)
Theory Dantine Dress  ($395)
C/MEO 'Midnight' Cotton Shirtdress  ($185)
Schutz Neida Flats  ($150)
H&M Long Vest  ($50)