As the office empties out and co-workers flee to their beach-side bungalows, dressing for work becomes ever more frustrating. The summer heat isn’t dying down anytime soon; how can you look professional while keeping cool? Here, we present you 13 sleeveless blouses that you’ll actually want to wear to the office.
A Beachy Option
A summery seersucker blouse that will take you straight from your hyper air-conditioned cubicle to a blanket on the sand.
Available in sizes 8–12.
A Jewel-Toned Blouse
Professional, but make it fashion with a ruffly neckline and bold color.
Available in sizes 0–18.
An Edgy White Top
This is an unusual take on the crisp, clean white button-down.
Available in European sizes 36–40.
A Sophisticated Polka-Dot Option
Polka dots and a high neckline give this blouse a vintage feel. Pair with a pencil skirt and pumps for optimal office style.
Available in sizes 14–28.
A Top in Blood Orange
Cascading ruffles cover your upper arms, but leave them open to any passing breeze. It’s like a sleeveless top in disguise!
Available in size medium.
A Yellow Striped Option
Another seersucker option for those with preppier inclinations. With white pants, this would make an ideal office-to-boat getup.
Available in sizes 8-14.
A Totally Different Take on Yellow Stripes
If you’ve got a casual workplace (open plan, cold brew on tap, dogs running around), try this with some culottes.
Available in sizes 18–28.
An Airy Red Top
Warning: this flouncy top will make you want to dance at work with your headphones in.
Available in sizes XS–L.
If You Like Dainty Prints
Patterns are never a bad idea. To look appropriately pulled-together for the office, take a cue from how it’s styled in this image and wear it with pants in the same color family.
Available in size 8.
A Minimalist Button-Down
The sleeveless version of Everlane’s popular Relaxed Silk shirt is perfect for the dog days of late summer.
Available in sizes 2 and 10.
A Floaty Black Top
Sometimes, all you want to wear is 100-percent cotton. It’s still summer, after all.
Available in sizes 12–24.
A Scalloped Shell
Scallops are fun way to dress up an otherwise basic sleeveless top.
Available in size XXS–XL.
If You Really Love Summer
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