1. Mock neck blouses
A mock neck's conservative neckline makes it just as professional-looking as a button-down shirt.
TRY: Shop Carma Alchemy SS Top, price available upon request, available online
TRY: Memo Mock Neck Shirt, P999, available online
TRY: R.A.F. Stunic Sleeveless Top, P1,998, available online
For a smart but casual attire, tuck a turtleneck in your office slacks. You can also get playful by pairing a black turtleneck with a pair of colored pants.
TRY: Uniqlo Heattech Turtleneck T-shirt, P790, available in all Uniqlo stores
3. Boatneck shirts
Not all shirts are too casual for corporate offices!
A boatneck shirt, which boasts a sophisticated neckline, will be a smart addition to your work wardrobe.
TRY: Forme Closet Staples Boat Neck Loose Knit Top, P698, available online
TRY: Mango Organic Cotton T-Shirt, P495 (from P695), available online
4. Semi-sheer blouses
If you want to dress up your basic black slacks for an office event, throwing on these classy blouses with see-through sleeves is the way to go.
TRY: R.A.F. Quacker Long Sleeve Top, P1,898, available online
TRY: Zara Organza Sleeve Blouse, P2,295, available online
5. Cowl neck tops
Cowl neck tops are detailed with a striking draped neckline—they're just what you need if you want to upgrade your day-to-day office look.
TRY: Mosaic Therese Cowl Neck Top, P1,900, available online
TRY: Zouk PH The Erica Top, P550, available online
6. Knit sweaters
Here's something for the ginawin lady: balance out a loose sweater with your tailored pair of slacks.
TRY: Mango Button Sweater, P1,995, available online