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We don’t actually make our ASOS Insiders do shifts in the warehouse to get their clothing discount, but that doesn’t mean they don’t know their way around a bit of hard-wearing utility workwear. Check out Joshua, Jono and Dennis here demonstrating that all work with just a little bit of play can make Jack a very stylish boy indeed.

ASOs Insiders Wear Summer Workwear | ASOS Style Feed

Instagram: @asos_joshua

As a serious skatehead, straight-cut utility trousers are basically a second skin for @asos_joshua. The skate scene embraced solid, scuff-resistant worker pants in a big way in the 90s, making cult brands of traditional trade apparel companies like Dickies. Two decades on, the workpant remains a skate staple and a utilitarian steez go-to. Joshua amps up the 9-5 vibes with the sort of tan short-sleeve shirt you might wear to pump gas and a big ol’ cup of morning joe.

ASOs Insiders Wear Summer Workwear | ASOS Style Feed

Instagram: @asos_jono

In theory, it might seem like these two elements are too similar tonally to wear together. But if tonal dressing is wrong, we don’t want to be right. @asos_jono is proof that this combo works, pairing straight-cut beige work pants with an off-white shirt. The block stripes break up the beige colour to give a look that’s, well, anything but beige. To keep you cool during your hard day’s work, ensure the cut of your revere-collar shirt is loose and boxy to maximise airflow. Sling your desk essentials in a cross-body bag, grab a slick pair of sunglasses like Jono’s and you’re ready to roll.

ASOs Insiders Wear Summer Workwear | ASOS Style Feed

Instagram: @asos_dennis

@asos_dennis knows he’s onto a good thing here with this cord co-ord. It’s the ultimate wardrobe investment – sure, you can mix and match with other pieces, but, for your Mon-Fri gig, we recommend wearing them together. The light beige colour keeps things summery, making a change from the blue jeans you normally live in, with Converse kicks nodding to the skate scene. Make like Dennis and don a branded T-shirt underneath, because you'll probably want to drop a layer for those inevitable impromptu plans, too. After-work beach trip, anyone?