Editors’ Picks: Wear to Work Pieces from Express

by Julie Chiem

Express-Style

Sponsored by Express

The top shop that comes to mind when searching for a complete 9-to-5 wardrobe is, without a doubt, Express. With a fresh approach, the brand continues to update key silhouettes to stay current with the latest trends. At Express, you’ll never worry about the lack of options. For interviews or important meetings, they have you covered from head to toe. From tailored blazers to fit-and-flattering trousers to playful blouses, you’ll find polished pieces without sacrificing comfort and style. It’s everything you need for a feminine, fashionable, and professional closet. See our top picks for Fall.

Express one button jacket
Express one button jacket

This one-button, menswear-inspired piece works with everything from tees to dresses, and easily suits up with our matching Editor pant, too. Its sharp fitted tailoring makes for a sleek and flattering look.

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Express low rise barely boot editor pant
Express low rise barely boot editor pant

Always a cut above, our Editor offers sophisticated, versatile style with a fit and feel like no other pant. From a day full of meetings to a night full of fun, Studio Stretch fabric helps make every move smooth.

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Express light gray one button jacket
Express light gray one button jacket

Meet your new favorite jacket. Soft fabric keeps you comfortable, while contemporary detail adds visual appeal. Layer with a tee and hit the town in style.

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Express petite mid rise columnist ankle pant
Express petite mid rise columnist ankle pant

Our slim Columnist in a shortened length is a flattering, versatile staple for a fresh take on dressing up. The new waistband features more stretch for a better fit and wear-all-day comfort. Designed to fit and flatter your 5'4 and under frame.

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Express puff sleeve button v-neck blouse
Express puff sleeve button v-neck blouse

Rendered in smooth fabric, this buttoned v-neck blouse creates a gorgeous drape over casual or dressy bottoms. It also has long bishop sleeves for a right-now take on sophisticated style.

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Express high waisted ruffle mini skirt
Express high waisted ruffle mini skirt

This flirty and feminine skirt takes your look to the next level with trendy ruffles and an asymmetrical hem that makes your legs look endless. Pair with a fitted top for a so-hot ensemble.

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Express velvet wrap cami
Express velvet wrap cami

Fun, flirty and flattering elements team up in this strappy velvet cami that brings a little glam to any day or night look. The surplice neckline features a hook closure, so you can easily style it for work or play.

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Express hi-neck floral ruffle blouse
Express hi-neck floral ruffle blouse

This frilly feminine blouse blossoms thanks to a vibrant floral pattern, ruffle accents and trendy bell sleeves. Pair with dress pants or denim for a versatile, romantic look.

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Express floral print flare sleeve blouse
Express floral print flare sleeve blouse

Elegance is easy with this flowy top on your side. With a floral print, airy feel and flare sleeves, it pairs beautifully with all of your dress pants, skirts, even jeans. And the subtle sheen means it can go glam for nights out with friends.

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Express puff sleeve large button-cuff blouse
Express puff sleeve large button-cuff blouse

Flowy and romantic, this puff sleeve blouse features button cuffs and light, silky fabric in a sophisticated drape.

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Express puff sleeve blouse
Express puff sleeve blouse

Get in on the 80s trend with this versatile puff sleeve blouse. Made from cool stretch cotton, it not only makes a stylish retro statement, but it's all-day-wearable, too. Pair with crisp dress pants or a (minus the) leather mini skirt if you dare.

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Express oversized plaid three button blazer
Express oversized plaid three button blazer

Stride into the office in this sleek, sophisticated jacket. An oversized fit flatters your profile, while the crisp design pairs beautifully with a blouse and pant. Dressing for success has never been so effortless.

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Express mid rise tweed columnist ankle pant
Express mid rise tweed columnist ankle pant

Create the perfect polished look for the office and beyond with a city-chic Columnist in a shortened length. This sophisticated, soft and slightly stretchy tweed fabrication gives you the comfort and confidence to take on those long, busy days.

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Express ruffle sleeve dolman tee
Express ruffle sleeve dolman tee

A classic dolman tee with self-tie side vents and on-trend ruffle sleeves. Pair it with denim or dress pants for a versatile look.

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Express karlie kloss easy fit blazer
Express karlie kloss easy fit blazer

A wear-to-work staple piece that makes the move into after-hours with its soft, casual fit. Leave a confident impression at the office with a dress pant, then grab your favorite jeans for drinks out with the girls. Inspired by and designed for you.

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Express eyelet lace flutter sleeve top
Express eyelet lace flutter sleeve top

A feminine, pure cotton top that adds romance to your look with flutter sleeves and eyelet lace. Pair with denim or dress pants for a versatile look.

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Express ruffle sleeve cover-up
Express ruffle sleeve cover-up

Done in a soft knit with fluttery ruffle sleeves, this open-front cover-up is here to help you stay looking fabulous when there's a chill in the air. Its easy open front and versatile solid hue make styling a breeze.

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Express mixed stripe ruffle front cotton blouse
Express mixed stripe ruffle front cotton blouse

This denim-ready cotton blouse is just the thing to add some fresh flair to your warm-weather rotation. Stripes and a ruffled yoke team up for vintage vibes that work right now.

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Express slim fit striped tie cuff portofino shirt
Express slim fit striped tie cuff portofino shirt

Our Portofino is a merger of classic shirt confidence and effortlessly sexy style in luxe semi-sheer crepe. This one features a smooth French placket and tied cuffs that put a modern spin on the signature essential. Wear it everywhere.

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Express gingham one shoulder puff sleeve top
Express gingham one shoulder puff sleeve top

Pep up your daily wardrobe with this crisp top that adds modern-chic style to your look. A one-shoulder design bares a little skin, while a puff sleeve lends feminine flair to your ensemble. Pair with destroyed denim for a fresh, edgy outfit.

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Express thin stripe city shirt by
Express thin stripe city shirt by

Polish your look with this sleek, classically confident shirt. Smooth fabric in an easy drape teams up with timeless stripes for a true work-to-weekend staple. Pair with a blazer and pencil skirt or your favorite jeans.

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Express marled double ruffle sleeve tee
Express marled double ruffle sleeve tee

Crafted with a so-soft feel, this easy-fitting marled tee makes casual dressing as comfy as can be. On-trend, romantic ruffled sleeves make it an everyday style win with pretty much any jeans or shorts out there.

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Express marled lace-up back circle hem sweater
Express marled lace-up back circle hem sweater

The breezy lace-up back of this sweater puts a contemporary-chic twist on a cool weather favorite. Layer it over jeans for a totally comfy-casual look when the air turns chilly.

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Express low rise houndstooth straight leg editor pant
Express low rise houndstooth straight leg editor pant

Dress for success. A slim, straight fit streamlines your silhouette, while a structured cut flatters your frame. Pair with a Portofino and heels for an elegant desk-to-dinner ensemble.

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Express black cutaway jacket
Express black cutaway jacket

The cutaway silhouette is a contemporary twist on the blazer. Wear it with Columnist pants and a Portofino blouse for a flattering look at the office, or with distressed denim and a graphic tee anytime.

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Express short sleeve puff shoulder blouse
Express short sleeve puff shoulder blouse

An effortlessly elegant blouse complete with trendy puff shoulders and silky fabric. Pair it with dress pants or a pencil skirt for a classically sophisticated look.

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Express floral ruffle sleeveless top
Express floral ruffle sleeveless top

Sweeten your work-to-weekend looks with this flirty top. A floral pattern and ruffle accents add feminine flair to your look, while stretch cotton provides lasting comfort. Pair with a dress pant or pencil skirt for a head-turning outfit.

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Express mid rise jersey sash pant
Express mid rise jersey sash pant

These ultra soft, relaxed pants are perfect for a Sunday stroll or a casual day at the office. Pair with your favorite flats and cami for a brunch date, or top with a blazer and pumps from 9 to 5 during the week.

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Express mid rise plaid columnist ankle pant
Express mid rise plaid columnist ankle pant

Our city-chic pant goes short in a crisp, comfortable fabric. Sharp-looking yet soft with just a hint of stretch, rock this pair with a matching jacket for a versatile suiting look that maxes out on impact.

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Express tie sleeve empire waist button down top
Express tie sleeve empire waist button down top

This empire waist top combines the crisp polish of a classic shirt with the trend power of tied statement sleeves. Lightweight, versatile and fabulous, this easy-wear shirt is destined for work-to-weekend greatness.

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Express high waisted (Minus the) leather pencil skirt
Express high waisted (Minus the) leather pencil skirt

This twist on the classic pencil skirt comes in sleek faux leather with flattering high waist and seam detailing. It invites easy pairing with a tucked-in Portofino or your favorite fitted top.

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Express high waisted ruffle zip front pencil skirt
Express high waisted ruffle zip front pencil skirt

For a look that's both sophisticated and sexy, slip into this sleek pencil skirt. high waist tailors your profile, while ruffle accents and a zip front add feminine flair to your look. Pair with a Portofino and heels to strut in style.

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Express pieced lace long sleeve blouse
Express pieced lace long sleeve blouse

Make it your moment in this dreamy blouse featuring romantic lace for a sweetly classic look. The high, ruffly neckline and delicate mesh blend vintage inspiration with right-now appeal, while silky lining stays comfortable from coffee to cocktails.

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