Black is still the shade many of us default to for workwear because it is practical.  It remains a trusty wardrobe staple in the City and some companies make it a requirement for staff dress.  Black does look smart and shows that you mean business, but it can be very unflattering on certain colourings. So, whilst you may have a great looking black outfit, it could be making you look washed out and dull.

If company dress codes allow it, bring some colour into your work wardrobe.  Wearing colours that look good on you will: Read more…