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Business Semi-Formal Dress Code

Evening For Her

(USA and Canada)
     

Headwear

Hats are not normally worn
There may be some regional variations, particularly due to local climate and season.

Jacket

No Jacket
A jacket is always optional with casual styles.
Suit Jacket
Smart Jacket
The smarter the better.

A dark color often looks more professional especially if it is made out of a nice material.

Top

Blouse
Clean and well pressed. White is the universally preferred color.
Pullover
Or Jumper.

If desired.

Bottom

Skirt
At least knee length.
Dress
At least knee length.
Slacks
Black, gray, navy, brown, or khakis are the best colors.
Pants
Black, gray, navy, brown, or khakis are the best colors.

Ideally tailored with creases.
Hose

Footwear

Formal Pumps
Black is safest.
Pumps
Black is safest.

Closed Toe.

Low Heel.

Coat

Any Coat
If weather requires.

The smarter the better.

A dark color often looks more professional especially if it is made out of a nice material.

Accessories

Jewelry
As little as possible. Nothing large or extravagant.

There is more scope for jewelry in a creative role than there is in a more conservative environment.
Watch
Rings
A wedding or engagement ring is always allowed.