Plus Size Work to Happy Hour Outfit

This post is sponsored by Nordstrom and contains affiliate links.  All opinions are my own.

Easily go from your work day to your evening plans with just a few changes with these “plus size work to happy hour outfit” ideas.  Pack just a few key pieces in your work tote, swap them out in the ladies room at the end of the day, and then head out to that after-work drink.  Before I get into more details, and there are so many with these looks, I want to tell you a little more about this post’s sponsor, Nordstrom.

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I love getting to partner with Nordstrom!  For one, I just love their plus size collection.  They have such a great selection that I feature them on the blog all of the time.  As I’ve said, I would love to be a buyer for their plus size department (hint hint).

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Plus Size Work to Happy Hour Outfits

Plus Size Work to Happy Hour Outfit Idea - White Blazer, Dark Wash Bootcut Jeans, Snake Print Flats - Plus Size Fashion for Women - #plussize #alexawebb Alexa Webb

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Work-Appropriate Jeans

Ok, so let’s finally get into this first look!  It’s a great outfit for those with a business casual dress code or casual Fridays. You might question the jeans, that’s fair.  But, due to a few details, denim is suddenly office-appropriate [hooray]!

Plus Size Dark Wash Bootcut Jeans with Dark Stitching - Work-Appropriate Jeans - #plussize

These plus size jeans are more likely to be HR-approved because they are a bootcut leg, which is more proper than a skinny jean and certainly more refined than a boyfriend style. But, what really makes these jeans unique is their dark wash and dark stitching.  Aren’t they great?

More Outfit Details

Make any pair of jeans look better by adding a blazer.  A white blazer is a great choice, especially for summer, spring, and fall.  Plus, pairing dark denim with bright white makes for a nice contrast.

Adding a olive top became an easy choice once I decided on these snake print pointed flats.  Earthy tones with a nod to safari chic.  And these flats are fabulous with their metallic accents.  It makes them easy to dress up but still practical for work.

Plus Size Work Outfit

Plus Size Work to Happy Hour Outfit Idea - White Blazer, Olive Blouse, Dark Wash Bootcut Jeans, Snake Print Flats, Tote - Plus Size Fashion for Women - #plussize #alexawebb Alexa Webb

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Transition from Day to Evening

Pull this metallic clutch and lacy tank from your tote.  Then swap out the small huggie hoops for large hoops.  Add this layered necklace.  I have it and love it!  It’s really great if you have a larger neck since it is 18″ at the shortest with a 3″ extender.

And complete your look by pulling out a face palette to darken up your eyes and freshen up your makeup.  I like that this palette is available in 2 shades: fair/light and medium/tan.  But, I like that this palette includes bronzer and deeper shades.  Spritz your wrists and neck with perfume.  Now you’re all set to paint the town red!

Plus Size Happy Hour Outfit

Plus Size Happy Hour Outfit Idea - White Blazer, Black Lace Cami, Dark Wash Bootcut Jeans, Snake Print Flats, Gold Clutch - Plus Size Fashion for Women - #plussize #alexawebb Alexa Webb

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Disclosure: This is a post sponsored by Nordstrom and also contains affiliate links, which means if you click on or purchase through certain links, I will receive a small commission.

2 thoughts on “Plus Size Work to Happy Hour Outfit

  1. Love this look. I have a pair of jean trousers, they are my all time favorite!! Made by Jag, I bought them a few years ago at Nordstrom. I have been on a search for another pair of jean trousers for awhile. I have been able to find them but not in plus size. Wonder if you’ve seen any?

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