It's no secret that Claire Underwood of House of Cards is a style goddess. Her style is the epitome of the powerful, classy professional. The question remains, can you look this sophistaced without a huge budget? The answer is yes. If you’re all about neutrals, structure, & looking totally fierce at the office, then this is definitely a look for you. One big thing to keep in mind when shopping this look, keep it simple. Claire Underwood's style is all about minimalism, so don’t over think it.
In order to achieve this look you'll need to focus on these 4 major categories:
Put your best foot forward. Not too high, very versatile, and effortlessly elegant. In these heels you will be able to take over the world.
(1. Gap Tailored Shirt, 2. Gap Fitted Boyfriend Oxford Shirt, 3. Target Merona Women's Doubleweave Jacket, 4. Forever 21 Zipper M-Slit Pencil Skirt, 5. J.Crew Petal Sleeved Dress, 6.Topshop Bonded Trench Coat)
Stylish glasses are a good accessory for any professional to invest in. If you wear glasses (or not, we won't tell) it's a really good opportunity to be bold.
So you're a boss and you're finally looking the part, but there's just one last thing to complete the look. A serious, practical, structured bag. The bag you choose will be your everyday, switch it up at night or for a more formal event, but otherwise this thing will be your everything throughout the work week.