Mother nature has finally heard our prayers and sent warm weather and sunny skies our way the past week or so. Myself and thousands of fellow New Yorkers are taking full advantage of it. Simultaneously, warmer weather can be tricky when it comes to work fashion. Although I have accumulated a good amount of pieces that transition from season to season, I often tend to mix on-trend pieces to my classics. In that, shopping new brands for workwear is a favorite past-time of mine. Addition Elle, a Canadian based plus size fashion brand, reached out to me to share some of their workwear pieces. Cue, the high-waisted belted pants.
I am a lover of all things high-waisted-swimsuits, jeans, skirts, you name it! When I came across these high-waist peg trousers, I knew I had to try them out. Since I’ve been losing weight, I love the fact that they offer size 12 to 26. I’m 5’4 and plan to get them hemmed so they hit me above my ankle. It’s a personal preference and not necessary, but I prefer my pants to not pool at the ankle.
The best part of Addition Elle is that they offer a wide range of pieces from workout leggings and tops, to coats, jeans, shoes and accessories. I’ve already added quite a number of pieces into my shopping cart. Below are some of my faves