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Power suits for power females

Looking great in a business suit is not just for men. Alpha females have taken over top positions in companies around the country, and they look great doing it. Here are some perfect pieces to add to your closet to capture the alpha woman style at the office.

Power suits for power females

Start with a skirt

The first essential piece of any alpha female’s business style is a pencil skirt. Try this Tahari by ASL Striped Pencil Skirt. The pencil silhouette of this navy-and-white striped skirt will flatter any body type. Pair it with a solid-color top and you have the flawless office look. (Dillard's, $69)

Power suits for power females

Just jackets

Alpha females need a suit jacket that is cute and comfortable so they don’t compromise work efficiency or style. This Ruched-Sleeve Jacket is exactly that jacket. The sleeve length not only adds unique style, but you can also use it to show off a great watch or a few tasteful bangles. (Express, $118)

Power suits for power females

Daring dresses

A contoured dress that flatters the hourglass silhouette of an alpha female is a must-have for the corporate world. It's important to look powerful without losing any feminine qualities. Cynthia Steffe’s Colorblocked Ponte Dress is a perfect example. (Nordstrom, $198)

Power suits for power females

A pop of color

Being bold in the boardroom is a characteristic of every alpha woman in the business world. You don’t need to stick to boring black or muted grays at the office. Pick up this Sapphire Perfect Form City Pant to add a pop of color to your business style. (White House | Black Market, $78)

Pick pinstripes

Pinstripes always say business and power. A classic pinstripe suit with a feminine touch is just what every alpha female needs for her business attire. This Pinstripe Pickstitched Jacket paired with a pencil skirt or flattering pinstripe pants completes a stylish look for the office. (Talbots, $199).

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