It's a warm weather knee-jerk reaction to just go "f*ck it" and wear shorts and tanks to work when you're already sweating off all your makeup, but the happy medium *does* exist—chic business casual options that prevent you from completely melting. Ahead find 15 breathable workwear staples to save you from the cold sweats and the HR violations this summer.More
A breezy shirt-dress that doesn't just look like an elongated oxford shirt. It comes with pockets, too, so you can ditch your purse during lunch hour.
Belted Shirt Dress, $115; cosstores.com.
When everything has you schvitzing (from blazers to bombers) but your conservative office doesn't exactly smile upon bare shoulders at work, wrap up with this ultra-light silk jacket you can layer over all your work faves.
Le Fou Wilfred Mercier Jacket, $298; aritzia.com.