Office Apropos: Summer 2015

5 days, 4 girls, 20 outfits, a billion poses

07.20.15

To quote Ray Dorset of Mungo Jerry, “In the summertime when the weather is hot / You can stretch right up and touch the sky.”

Indeed, the weather is hot. Because of this, the office air conditioner — positioned in the very high, very hard to reach top left corner of our office — is on full blast. AC wars begin promptly at 10:03 a.m. where we divide into teams of two: those who turn it off versus those who turn it back on. Hot-blooded versus the cold veined, we “stretch right up and touch the sky.” Over and over and over.

The ever-exciting game of icicles versus sweat makes for a variety of office apropos looks — summer sleeves and khaki pants versus denim underwear and indoor bikinis, etc. — so we documented our clothes for 5 days, which you can dutifully read about in the optimized slideshow above.

Because, you know, when the weather’s fine, you got outfits, you got outfits on your mind.

But office apropos doesn’t have to end here! Our archive goes on forever, baby.

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  • maximie

    Those surfbort pants are HOW MUCH??!

  • Natali

    All amazing outfits, pretty and super stylish girls and the poses… Man, you’re all like a real pros here. 😀

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  • I have to worry about layering more than I do in the winter. It’s super hot outside, but the office is absurdly cold. One day I wore a cardigan, cashmere zip up sweater, and a scarf inside when it was 80 degrees outside.

    A $30 desktop heater greatly improved my working conditions.

    • Amelia Diamond

      ELIZABETH TAKE NOTE

  • ok but the guy in the background mirroring krista’s day 5 post?

    • Krista Anna Lewis

      How did I miss this?!

      • it’s either incredible choreography or that guy is an A+ joker

        • Amelia Diamond

          hahahh

    • Synchronized posing indeed!

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  • Caro

    Krista, you’re comment about Marie Antoinette at Petit Trianon slayed me bc I dream about that scene and her dress often.
    Let’s give a clap for this series. (Round of applause)

    • Amelia Diamond

      That slayed me as well which is such a funny pun when considering MA because, you know: head. 🙁

    • Krista Anna Lewis

      YOU GET ME.

  • Dawn

    You go Amelia–you look great!

    • Amelia Diamond

      YOU go, Dawn!

  • Elena Jovkovska

    You guys are hilarious. And the ideas are fun too. 🙂

  • Dawn

    Leandra–you always look so good in Rosie Assoulin–why?–because they make you happy and they are you!

    • Amelia Diamond

      that is so true

  • Allie Fasanella

    checkkkk that midrif shot on AD. werking on ya fitness is werking. am i sexually harassing u rn?

    YALL ARE PERFECT AND I WOULD LIKE TO STEAL ALL THE CLOTHES OFF YO BACKS

  • I would love to have any of your closets… I mean, those shoes, those pants!!!!

    Julia x
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  • AlexaJuno

    Theatre person having an “original Hair prop” induced meltdown here.

    During one performance of the revival, I was sitting front row when a necklace burst open. Managed to keep one of the beads that rolled off the stage. That’s the same, right?

    • Elizabeth Tamkin

      THIS ONE bursts open all the damn time!!!!

  • Elizabeth, loving you and your style! Amelia try rolling the waistband of your jeans down once, I do that when I wear my too-big-for-me boyfriend jeans! 😛

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    • Amelia Diamond

      trying!

      • Let me know how it goes! I sometimes leave the top button unbuttoned for the unfinished look. 😛

    • Elizabeth Tamkin

      Thank you kindly, Charmystique 😉

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  • liderallyyyy can’t even get over the embroidered dress, krista. or leandra’s maternalcore schoolboy biker look (?). or that Amelia had the uncanny ability to make a white button down and khakis look so damn chic.

    • Amelia Diamond

      you can too!!

  • Kelsey Moody

    Re: Amelia’s day 2- hey girl, I thank you for bringing your beach persona to drinks. I was not tempted to throw a pineapple at your face though

    • Amelia Diamond

      I am so damn glad!!

  • Lua Jane

    You guys are the hotest team out there. And I totally envy your office policy that allows for shorts to be worn, as it should be everywhere. Also that Lisa Marie Fernandez dress Leandra wears is THE dress. Like the dress of dresses!!

    • Amelia Diamond

      I know I want it 🙁

  • BK

    Solid work all round, hats off to Elizabeth for giving killer Australian label C/meo Collective some airtime ??

  • Aydan

    Now if only my office would accept shorts….so much inspo!!

  • Greer

    AMELIA DAY 2 BRINGIN IT HOME

    • Greer

      I spoke too soon, Amelia day everything bringing it home

      • Amelia Diamond

        drinks for greer!

  • All amazing outfits, pretty and super stylish girls and the poses… Man, you’re all like a real pros here. 😀

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  • ok but the guy in the background mirroring krista’s day 5 post?

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  • Dale Chong

    I love the outfits here! In particular Amelia and Elizabeth’s. So many that I shall try to copy in the near future. Please do this more often, love seeing what everyone is wearing 🙂

  • celinecelines

    The silk bracelets Leandra is wearing are from Slow Factory: http://www.slowfactory.com!!

  • Claudia Tetreault-Percy

    I have waited so long for this post YAY!

  • Barncore!! New favorite!!

  • possibilitygirl

    100% into all of this with the exception of…that Washington Redskins shirt :- Being a buzzkill is lame and I’m sorry, but the dated/insensitive name & caricature are not a great look for 2015.

  • Corrie

    Amelia you are looking so beautiful and stylish, you go girl! Where did Esther go though?

    • Amelia Diamond

      Currently: traveling! She is freelancing now! We miss her!

  • Catalina

    amelia. day 5. by god woman!

  • Sally Waits

    “closeted Francophile” <3
    stealin' that for my résumé (ha! see what I did there?)

  • Anna O Neill

    Shoegasm!! I need those shoes…

  • romina

    Leandra what is your day 2 watch brand???

    • Leandra Medine

      Bulgari!

  • parkzark

    Give me the clothes off your collective backs.

    • Amelia Diamond

      k!

  • Mari

    @ameliadiamond:disqus Amelia Diamond Do you change at the gym? How do you manage to pack clothes that are so prone to wrinkling (khakis! a white shirt!!) and still look pull together? D:

    • Amelia Diamond

      YES I DO CHANGE AT THE GYM IT IS SO ANNOYING. They are kind of wrinkled, actually. However, I ROLL as opposed to fold and then stack like pringles cans in my bag. It’s an art I am slowly mastering.

  • Penny Dreadful

    in what way are croptops apropos for work?

  • Beatrice

    Krista your white dress is screaming for those stupidly beautiful Gucci slides! Petit Trianon vibes 4ever