Thought your cute sandals were too frivolous to wear to the office? Think again. Notch up some serious boardroom cred by pairing them with sharply tailored separates, à la blogger Tamu McPherson of All The Pretty Birds. The street-style queen has swapped out heels in favour of super-cute bow-detail flat sandals, matched with a classic combo of a crisp white dress shirt and a pair of business-like tailored trousers. Walking right into a promotion, no doubt. 

Want another workwear style tip? See how to make culottes A-OK for the 9 to 5, here.