The struggle of finding ways to look more polished at work on a budget is ongoing for the modern working woman. I find that I'm frequently asking colleagues, friends and even strangers where they found those cute black loafers or that chic and tailored trench coat and how much they paid for them. Fashion isn't slowing down and neither is your career. Can your wallet keep up with these ever changing trends? Check out our 5 tips for looking more polished for work on a budget.
1. Fast fashion can be affordable.
You can afford the runway to retail looks with finds under $50. Zara caters perfectly to this price point and offers a wide range of options for working professionals within current trends. They often update timeless wardrobe staples such as the classic blazer by adding a unique sleeve or offering the style in a color other than black.