So the dress code at your new job is "business casual," and youre thinking a few pairs of khakis, a good sport coat, and several shirts a couple of whites, a couple of blues and a couple of stri. Men wearing sport coats and jeans no You want to be formal? Fine, wear a sport coat You want to be casual? Fine, wear jeans Pick one, and stand by your choiceLike A Real Man Wearing a sport coat. The main problem with defining how to dress business casual is the lack of an acrosstheboard definition However, there are. 3 Natasha Lyonne pairs her polkadot blazer with a ruffled blouse and jeans in the East Village 4 Sheryl Crow rocks a velvet blazer 5 Alicia Silverstone sports a Stella McCartney jacket at the desig. The suggested attire is business casual What exactly does this mean? I have just two types of clothing in my closet suits, dress shirts and ties for work, jeans and Tshirts Whichever you pr. For an older generation, business casual may have meant "no ties required "Even if you show up in a suit and everyone else is wearing jeans, you can always remove the jacket Especially in an in. Along the more formal East Coast, business casual typically infers a preppy look a dark blazer, jacket or sweater for men and women, a collared shirt tie optional, a skirt for women or pressed. Welcome to the confusing world of business initiated casual dressing on Fridays, they were hysterical," Lips says The retailer says he has helped hundreds of professional men match textured shirt. Whatever the truth, its a fair assumption that smart casual is related in some respect to business casual Formal smart c. Before the dress code change, Office Depot employees could wear jeans on Fridays and holidays, but were expected to wear business casual during the rest She used to wear dresses and jackets most. "At a law firm, you are not going to see people around there in jeans," she said Regardless, many workplaces have become more casual these days, said Steve King, senior manager in the Columbus area f. For the past 18 months, Ive implemented a selfimposed work uniform comprised of a gray Tshirt, paired with jeans or slacks.