We Dare You To Wear Denim At Work Next Week

Unless it's Friday, you've got the go-ahead to be "casual," or you've donated a dollar to the charity Jean Jar or something, for most women in professional workplaces, denim at the office generally seen as a no-no. And for what reason? That it's sloppy? Too casual? We call bullshit — for many of the reasons that you'll see in the slideshow ahead.

Even in light washes, comfortable fabrications, and casual cuts, denim can look polished enough for client meetings, if you choose yours carefully. Balance it out with more traditional workplace pieces, always make sure your accessories are on point, and carry yourself with confidence. Yes, you're wearing jeans, yes it's a Monday, and yep — you look great.

Click through for some ideas on how to do it.