Dress For Success: Best Places In Houston For Office Wear

April 14, 2013 6:00 AM

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Dressing professionally lets everyone know that you take your work seriously. There are many places around town that will dress you for success. Whether you need men’s or women’s clothes, look no further. Houston offers a variety of stores that sell everything you need to look your best at the office.

R. Rose Clothier
919 Milam St.
Houston, Texas 77002
(713) 222-7673

If you are looking for a classic men’s clothing store that will outfit you with everything you need from the workweek to the weekend, visit R. Rose Clothier downtown. Since 1990, this store has offered high-quality men’s clothing at high-value prices. Inside, you will see baseball photos and memorabilia on the walls, which is not surprising, given the store’s location near Minute Maid Park. If you find ready-to-wear jackets, shirts and pants to be anything but, R. Rose Clothier has a tailor on-site to make any adjustments to the clothes you buy.

Men’s Resale In The Village
2437 Bissonnet St.
Houston, Texas 77005
(713) 522-5645

Too many people equate resale stores or consignment shops with poor quality, but Men’s Resale in the Village is different. This store only accepts high-quality items for consignment, and you will find well-known designer labels for sale such as Brooks Brothers, Burberry, Cole Haan, Ralph Lauren and more. By shopping at a consignment store, you can get great brands for a lower price than by paying retail price. Here at Men’s Resale in the Village, you can get suits, jackets, slacks, shirts, ties and anything else you might need for work wear. They have clothes that range from formal to casual in their large selection of men’s clothing.Related: Best Thrift Stores And Flea Markets In Houston

Nolan’s Mens Wear
5018 Fairmont Parkway
Pasadena, Texas 77505
(281) 487-8782

If you are on the east side of town, it’s just a few minutes to get to Pasadena’s Nolan’s Mens Wear. This is the place to go if you want outstanding customer service and hard-to-find sizes for your suits or business separates. If they don’t have the size you need available in the store, they will special order it, or offer you their alterations service. With 40 years of providing men in the Houston area with the clothes they need for work and play, Nolan’s Mens Wear is doing something right.

Abejas Boutique
5600 Kirby Drive
Houston, Texas 77005
(713) 522-3025

As a lady, it can be difficult to incorporate fashion with business-appropriate attire. Abejas Boutique is a great place for you to get stylish clothes that will fit into a slightly more casual workplace atmosphere. You won’t find women’s business suits here, but you will find trendy cardigans and tops. There are also accessories available at the store, which lets you change the look of your outfit to suit the office or an after-work outing.

J.D.’s House Of Style
5901 Laura Koppe Road
Houston, Texas 77016
(713) 635-2818

Men and women looking to bring some real style to the office may want to take a trip to the most-unique clothing store in Houston – J.D.’s House of Style. This store has been named the Best Black Business of Trinity Gardens and the Best Barbershop. Yes, this clothing store has a barbershop inside. You can get a great-looking suit for work and a haircut to go with it. There are even women’s styles available for church or work, including hats to top off the outfit.

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Crystal Hessong ia a freelance writer and a lifelong, fourth generation Houstonian. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.

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