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Summer Workweek Essentials:

What to wear when it's hot outside & cold in the office.

Hot Outside Cold In The Office | Of Mercer Blog Post

We’re in the peak of summer­­­, and outside temps just keep rising. And even though it’s sweltering H-O-T in the sun, we feel like we’re entering the Artic tundra the moment we walk into our office.

There’s no denying that office buildings like to keep things nice and chilly through the summer months. But you can definitely embrace both the hot and cold conditions—even when the forecast calls for three digit temps and your workspace air conditioner is cranked up to full blast.

We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite essentials to beat the summer heat and the workday chills.

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The Deets

Hot Outside

Hand-held fan: J.Crew / “Make a Splash” ipad case: Kate Spade via Nordstrom / Bucket bag: Marc by Marc Jacobs via Barney’s / Blotting papers: Sephora / Sunglasses: Ray-Ban via Nordstrom / Hair ties: Emi Jay / Facial spray: Evian via Sephora / Cooling lip balm: C.O. Bigelow via Nordstrom / Bronzer & brush: Guerlain & Tarte via Sephora / Water bottle: bkr / Sunless tanner: St. Tropez via Sephora / Nail polish: Yves Saint Laurent via Sephora / Sunscreen: Shiseido

Cold in the Office

“Crème brûlée” hand lotion: Laura Mercier via Nordstrom / Hot tea: Kusmi Tea / Mini heater: Amazon / Blazer: Of Mercer / Candle: Voluspa via Nordstrom / “Cold Hands, Warm Heart” mug: Kate Spade via Amazon / Scarf: Of Mercer / Warming lip gloss: Bite Beauty via Sephora

How do you survive freezing cold temps in your office? Tweet us, @OfMercer.