Yes, there are ways for office ladies to wear denim to work, while keeping your look chic and feminine. Do it like the stylish South Koreans, who are so on-trend with the denim craze. Known for their effortless take on that feminine girl-next-door style, they make looking good seem so easy! We share the very pretty ways you can wear these chic denim blues.

1. Wear florals with denim

5 pretty K-style ways to wear denim for work and weekends

Polyester blend top, $103.13 from Cool-Find K-Style

We’re sure you have your stash of office-friendly floral pieces; pick out one floral top to go with your denim jeans.

2. Wear denim with lace details

5 pretty K-style ways to wear denim for work and weekends

Lace instantly gives any outfit a feminine feel; it’s more likely than not that your favourite Korean celebrity has more than a few such pieces in her wardrobe. Look to DVF this season: The New York based fashion house does super pretty outfits that match dyed blue lace with denim, be it on dresses or separates.

5 pretty K-style ways to wear denim for work and weekendsLace and denim dress, $1,320, lace top, $830 and denim skirt, $370, all from DVF

3. Wear a high-waisted denim skirt

5 pretty K-style ways to wear denim for work and weekends

Denim skirt, $63.10 from Style Nanda

The high-waisted skirt cinches your waist for a womanly silhouette, while its midi length keeps the look still so office-appropriate.

4. Wear denim co-ords

5 pretty K-style ways to wear denim for work and weekends

Fleamadonna denim top, $285 and denim skirt, $355, both from She Shops The Online Store. Image: herworldPLUS/ 6 new ways to wear denim to work

Korean designer label Fleamadonna is just the brand to go to, for fun, youthful and oh-so-girly pieces. Go matchy with this co-ord set; ruffles add a sweet touch to the look.

5. Wear a denim jacket with your OL ‘uniform’

denim jacket for work

Denim jacket, $84.93 from Cool-Find K-Style

While the demure dress or minimalist separates may be the de rigueur on weekdays, all you need to do is to throw on a denim jacket to add an instant rugged edge to your lady-like office outfit.

STOCKISTS
COOL FIND K-STYLE, http://www.cool-find.me-in.kr/.
DVF, ION Orchard, #01-08A.
SHE SHOPS THE ONLINE STORE, http://shop.sheshops.com/.
STYLENANDA, http://en.stylenanda.com/.