#TBT: Coco Chanel Gives Us the Best Work Outfit Idea

We uncovered this photograph of Chanel from 1929 and instantly fell in love with the relaxed femininity of the look. If you're in need of a fresh work outfit (aren't we all?), then experiment with an ensemble inspired by the icon.

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The Look


Unidentified Author/Alinari Archives, Florence/Alinari via Getty Images

Carolee Two Strand Silver and Pearl Necklace ($65)
It wouldn't be a Chanel-inspired look without a strand of pearls.

Madewell Tri-Striped Gamine Sweater ($80)
This soft, striped sweater is the ideal layering piece.

Rebecca Taylor Tweed and Lace Jacket ($190) and Diamond Tweed Skirt ($118)
You'll wear this charming tweed skirt suit for years to come, we promise.

Sigerson Morrison Heidy Mary Jane Flats ($122)
We present: an ultra-stylish, contemporary take on Mary Jane flats.

Would YOU wear this outfit to work? Share your thoughts in the comments!