Picking out an outfit for a summer interview can be difficult. You want to look professional, but you don’t want to sweat out of your suit by the time you get to the office door. We understand your dilemma. We have you covered with 5 tips for dressing for a summer interview.

Tip# 1: Wear comfortable dress pants like khakis. You want to make sure that they are light enough to stay cool, but not thin enough to see through them.

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Perfect khaki pants - baked sand

Perfect khaki pants – baked sand


Tip# 2: Don’t wear shorts, yoga pants, or leggings. No matter how hot it may be. For women, a good alternative is a pencil skirt or dress.

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Tip# 3: Make sure your sleeveless blouse is at least one inch in width.

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Tip#4: Don’t wear spaghetti straps dresses or Hawaiian dress shirts.

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Tip#5: Wear closed-toe shoes. Heels are fine as long as they are not very high.

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Remember you don’t get a second chance at a first impression, so you want to make it count. Be yourself and show off your best assets. “Fashion is about dressing according to what’s fashionable. Style is more about being yourself” – Oscar de la Renta.