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We aren't shy about the fact that Refinery29 HQ is pretty awesome (#humblebrag). Sartorial adventure is a theme we embrace, and our staff is a source of constant styling inspiration — for proof, look no further than Annie's weekly Trend Takeout videos and Connie's thoughtful ode to ugly shoes. But, our fashion savvy isn't limited to the quirky end of the spectrum, and now we're offering up tried-and-true denim as your new office buddy.
Yes, we know jeans aren't in the HR-approved dress code for all companies. But, for those of you who can play around with your wardrobe or partake in casual Fridays, read on. Light-washed, chambray button-downs; neatly cuffed jeans; and tailored, wide-legged denim trousers are a surprisingly chic (and appropriate) fit for your 9-to-5 — and they feel way dressier than the pairings you're most familiar with. We've got 16 styles you'll be itching to wear starting Monday, straight ahead.
UPDATE: Lupita's done it again. The actress took the stage at last night's SAG Awards to present alongside Jared Leto, and she did so in her show-stopping specs. While male hairdressing occupied our attention last awards season (let's not forget when Leto himself pioneered the epic Man Bun Movement of 2014), this year has read