If you are a remote worker, or a minimalist but want to embrace comfy and chic outfits to wear at home, we’ve got you covered. Working from home doesn’t have to mean you are always in leggings and a t-shirt. Your work-from-home outfits can be just as chic and comfortable as you want to be.
Minimalistic fashion has gained immense popularity with its timeless aesthetic and practicality. In a world that often feels chaotic and cluttered, this approach to fashion offers a breath of fresh air. With the rise of work-from-home culture having minimalist clothing into your wardrobe adds up to relevancy.
One of the trickiest things about working from home is what outfit to wear. Well, PJs are always tempting but not worth the risk. Let’s explore minimalistic fashion and how to elevate your clothes while working from home.
The Minimalistic Aesthetic
Minimalist clothing is all about refinement and simplicity. A neutral color palette with clean lines and functional designs that you can mix and match, reducing the need for excessive clothing clutter. A small and carefully curated collection of versatile pieces that can create countless outfits.
By having this aesthetic, you can be bringing a sense of harmony and calm to your wardrobe making the dressing-up experience an enjoyable one. Apart from offering an aesthetic appeal minimalistic fashion offers practical benefits.
Minimalistic Fashion and Outfits to Wear at Home
Let’s build the basics without being basic. We have put together pieces we think are an investment, some just great deals, while also forming a great capsule wardrobe.
Two Piece Suit with Denim – A Power Player
You have got a Zoom meeting in which you want to impress without feeling uncomfortable then keep it all together with a vest and a blazer and denim, perhaps a power move. You will look polished without even trying. Throw on your favorite pumps before you log in to feel extra confident.
This blazer is the perfect staple to go over any top and to pair with jeans.
A Tweed Cute Two-Piece – Vintage Inspo for Work
If you are daring and a style fanatic, then this one is for you! This set is not only a stylish option but will also keep you comfortable as the weather warms up. You can throw on your blazer when you want to get more into a business frame of mind for a call.
An Oversized Button Down with Denim – Never Say No to Casual
Enough with the blazers and formal talks and let’s go with an oversized fit! A white oversized button-down paired with your favorite straight-legged denim means you are prioritizing comfort. A classic white shirt is always a staple in any minimalist wardrobe exuding elegance and relaxed vibes.
A Grey Tee with Trousers – For Everyday Look
After all, it’s all about neutral hues! Isn’t it? A grey tee paired with high waist loose white trousers, jeans, or even your favorite leggings is an effortless touch. Perfect for roaming around at home for your nine-to-five! You can always carry any neutral tee with flared trousers and call it a day.
Chic Jacket with Black Pants- For Business Meetings
Do you have a last-minute online meeting and want to look tres chic, but stay oh so casual? Well, put this jacket with anything you are wearing and you will make a statement. You will not only look formal and ready for the meeting but also feel at home. Literally.
An Elevated Lounge Wear – For An Elevated Look
You will feel right at home with this elevated loungewear jumpsuit. Get your bed-to-work table ready in minutes. Vanilla is always a safe choice for your minimalist clothing wardrobe. You can also shop for similar two-piece options.
Denim and A Striped Button-Down Shirt – Can Never Go Wrong!
You can never go wrong with denim and that is a fact! Just pair it with any button-down shirt like this and you are all set for your work. If you are feeling extra don’t shy away from putting on your black pumps and let your whole look transform.
A Statement Cardigan with Anything – Woke Up Like This
You will be playing safe with a cardigan like this, but also making a statement! Layering outfits especially in the cool season not only adds a formal touch but also a classy look. Pair the top with casual bottoms for a more relaxed vibe. You can even experiment with different patterns because when your cardigan makes a statement, you don’t have to worry about what you’re wearing it with.
A Vest and Flared Trousers – A Diva Vibe
This outfit is not only about working from home, but you are so ready that you can also hit the café downtown looking stylish! A linen vest with linen loose trousers like this will give you an upgraded look and make you look put together.
Casual Paper bag Pants and a T-Shirt – Coffee Date Ready
When it comes to minimalistic fashion paper bag pants are the best pick. If you have got something planned with your besties, then nothing is better than wearing a t-shirt along with cute paper bag pants. Just throw in your pumps and you are good to go!
A White Silk Shirt with Denims – Chic and Professional
For the days when you can’t decide anything, throw on a pair of denim and find your best silk or satin white shirt to put on. You will be amazed at how well put together you will look just in a few minutes. Get your hair in a bun and you are ready to bring your ideas to the table at your next meeting!
A Fitted Tank, Cardigan, and Paper Bag Trousers – Creative Flow
You are going to be obsessed with the calm vibe this outfit is going to bring. Elevate your work-from-home outfits wardrobe with a white long-sleeved turtleneck and wide-legged paper bag trousers that you can mix and match to have a fresh vibe or mix and match with other outfits.
Outfits to Wear at Home-Capsule Wardrobe
With these minimalist clothing ideas, you are all set to express yourself. Why have all the home outfits in the world when you can create so many options out of your capsule wardrobe and stick to minimalistic fashion? A minimalist capsule wardrobe is a game-changer and perfect for anyone who feels overwhelmed by their closet. It also lets your creative juices flow by letting you choose and curate the best outfits you can pull for any occasion. It is all about sticking to the theory of less is more when it comes to this style.
FAQs | Frequently Asked Questions
We love second-hand purchasing. We rarely buy anything new as we sell the clothes we no longer wear and purchase with the return. You can read more about our Poshmarking experience here. This blog is to show you ideas, but you can get a lot of these items at thrift stores, and resell markets.
Look, you can wear whatever you want. PJs are comfy and can sometimes be cute. We recommend if you want to make a good business impression, at least change the top. We have found, too, that when you dress in something other than PJs, your confidence goes up. Try it!
Yes! If you are a purple lover, make it your statement piece. Add pops of color as tanks, or accessories. Anything goes, just make it so that you can have multiple uses for the items in your wardrobe.