The outbreak of the coronavirus has most people working from home. Working from home can be a real challenge, especially in maintaining a team’s productivity. In our mind, the office is a place of work, and the home is a place of rest. So, it can be difficult to maintain the same level of productivity that you and your team normally would at the office.
Here’s the good news though. Although working from home, getting dressed in the morning improves productivity! Get up and get dressed & ready as if you were going to the office — to help you get into that mindset of working.
Dressing up can put you into work mode. We have rounded up 5 comfy workwear for your team to improve productivity.
Working from home that means a huge increase in video conferences. You still want to maintain a professional look, so many are shopping for polo shirts that are both business-like but cozy at the same time. “Not-so-polo” polo shirts are great business casual wear that are more modern and stylish making you comfortable yet professional in the home. Below are our three comfy polo shirts that are perfect team shirts for your team.
- CUTTER & BUCK LCK00004 – Ladies’ E/S Thrive Polo – An ultra-comfortable polo in soft, stretch jersey knit. This Thrive Polo is customized fit. Self-fabric collar with Y neck 3 button placket is easy to put off/on. Moisture wicking fabric will make you dry in hot days. Elbow sleeve length with tab/ button roll makes you comfortable if you wear it on business day. It can be machine washed cold delicate, but cannot be bleached. Tumble dry low, delicate & low iron as needed. And it’s a new style for this year. There are 8 colors to choose from.
- Elevate TM16398 – Men’s Dade Short Sleeve Polo – The versatile Dade Polo has a classic look that never goes out of style. Available in nine colors, it offers great performance at a great price $13.10, with breathable fabric, a wicking finish, UV protection, snag-resistance and wash-and-wear convenience. This polo shirt for men features a three-button placket with dyed-to-match buttons. It’s also available in women’s style Elevate TM96398 that has a five-button placket, as well as shaped seams and a tapered waist for a flattering fit.
- Port Authority K540 – Silk Touch Performance Polo – Made of 100% polyester double knit with PosiCharge technology, this performance polo for men wicks moisture, resists snags and holds onto its color for a professional look that lasts. There’s just no higher performing polo at this price $11.18. Comes in 17 colors, this legendary silk touch polo is a great for WFH. It’s also available in women’s style Port Authority L540.
Blouses & Button Downs
Dressing the part can help boost productivity. Blouses and button downs will never go out of style, and will take you and your team from the boardroom to happy hour. They are versatile for any occassions or events. Add one to your wardrobe from the following:
- Port Authority LW701 – Ladies 3/4-Sleeve Tunic Blouse – Made of 100% polyester crepe for softness, and has the features with split v-neck, roll sleeves, longer tunic length, and gathered back detail, this comfortable and flattering Port Authority tunic blouse for women is versatile to transition seamlessly from professional life to casual daily life. There are 6 colors to choose from.
- CUTTER & BUCK MCW00140 – Men’s S/S Stretch Oxford – Made of 64% Cotton, 34% Polyester, 2% Spandex, this button down shirt for men is a cozy workwear. From its wrinkle-resistant finish to the move-with-you stretch fabric, this men’s short sleeve oxford is ready for working long hours from home. It features a button-down collar and chest patch pocket.
- Lilac Bloom LB759 – Julianne Women’s Woven Long Sleeve Tunic – This Lilac Bloom blouse is made of 95% polyester and 5% spandex. It is accented with adjustable roll-up sleeves with tabs for a versatile look. It features a three-button Y-neckline, chest pockets, silver buttons, back yoke and rounded sweep. Front vertical darts and back princess seams provide a flattering fit. Comes in 6 colors, the Lilac Bloom Julianne makes you stylish and comfy while working from home.
Sweatshirts & Hoodies
Is there anything more relaxing than cozying up in a super soft sweatshirt or hoodie? Sweatshirts and hoodies are a must-have cozy item. They are like blankets with arms that’re socially acceptable. Why wouldn’t you want to wear one while working from home? Below are three sweatshirts and hoodies that are just begging to be added to your wardrobe:
- Bella + Canvas 3939 – Unisex Triblend Full-Zip Lightweight Hoodie – It is made of 50% polyester, 25% cotton and 25% rayon, putting the merits of all the three fabrics together, featuring wonderful sense in touch and excellent durability in wear. This go-to unisex hoodie features a modern fit, hood, front zip, and kangaroo pocket, designed with a 1×1 smooth rib fabric uniquely engineered with a flat surface ideal for screen printing. Comes in 11 colors, the Bella + Canvas full zip hoodie is sure to make you comfy in the home.
- Independent Trading Co. IND5000C – Men’s The Legend Premium Heavyweight Cross Grain Crewneck – It is the best crew neck sweatshirt Independent Trading Co. has ever made. This sweatshirt for men is constructed of a 13.5oz/450gm 3-End fleece fabric with a 20 singles 100% Ring Spun Cotton face yarn. It features double ribbing side panels for stretch, reverse coverstitch sewing on all seams for durability and a premium finish, body and hood panels sewn cross grain to limit shrinkage & shortening after wash, 520gm 100% cotton 1×1 ribbing at cuff and waistband, and tear away woven neck label. Available in 7 colors to choose from, the IND5000C will keep you comfortable from the sunup to sundown.
- Enza 34679 – Ladies Short Sleeve Three Quarters Zip Fleece Hoodie – It is made of 80% cotton and 20% polyester extra soft peached fleece. This women’s fleece hoodie features wide dyed-to-match drawcord with pewter grommets, pewter zipper with fashion pull, dyed-to-match grosgrain ribbon taping along interior neckline, ribbed cuffs and waistband, front pouch pocket, and subtle tonal contrast stitching on seams. It has a traditional silhouette. There are 8 colors to choose from.
A cozy jacket is essential for your team to keep warm while working from home. It’s also a great outerwear to add a professional touch to your wardrobe. The fleece jackets or knit jackets are stretchy, which allow for movement. Below are three cozy jackets with modern and sleek design that can easily be transitioned from the office to everyday wear.
- Port Authority F222 – Pique Fleece Jacket – An intriguing pique texture and a cozy fleece interior make this jacket a perfect choice around the office or paired with jeans on the weekend. It’s made of 14-ounce, 100% polyester pique fleece that won’t pilling and will keep you warm and stylish. This fleece jacket for men has outstanding features of stretch binding at collar and cuffs for comfort, zippered chest pocket and front zippered pockets with zipper garages, open hem with drawcord and toggle for adjustability. It also comes in women’s style Port Authority L222.
- Elevate TM98117 – Women’s Okapi Knit Jacket – This 100% polyester jersey knit jacket has a brushed back detail and is equipped with mesh pocket bags. The Okapi’s versatility and 6 colour options makes it a great choice for university and team jackets or everyday wear. It’s also available in men’s style Elevate TM18117.
- Storm Creek 4620 – Men’s Sweaterfleece Jacket – Take the chill out of the day’s plans. This go-to jacket features sweaterfleece, combining the softness and performance of fleece with the rich look and texture of heathered wool. Soft brushed poly-lined collar adds comfort, whether zipped or open. It features raglan sleeves for a freer range of movement, convenient sleeve pocket and zippered chest pocket for extra storage, and zippered handwarmer pockets. It’s also available in women’s style Storm Creek 4625.
Sweatpants / Joggers
What’s more cozy that working in your sweatpants! Let your team get comfy while getting things done in custom sweatpants with your brand logo. Wearing team apparel makes them feel like a team while working on their own. Your employees can look down and be reminded that they’re still working for a company at the end of the day. Below are three of our best sweatpants and joggers:
- Jerzees 973 – 8 oz. NuBlend 50/50 Sweatpants – The best-selling sweatpants at NYFifth.com! The ultra soft 50% cotton and 50% polyester NuBlend™ preshrunk fleece fabric makes this sweatpants comfy to wear while working from home. The Jerzees 973 has high-stitch density for a smoother printing canvas. It features double-needle covered elastic waistband and cuffs and elastic bottom leg openings. There are 10 colors to choose from.
- Champion AO750 – Authentic Originals Women’s French Terry Jogger – Made of 7.4 oz., 43% rayon, 43% polyester, and 14% cotton French terry fabric, this Champion jogger makes you comfy from day to night. It features 1×1 rib cuffs and waistband with spandex, side-seam jersey-lined pockets, and natural flat woven drawcord with turned and tied ends. Champion “C” logo embroidered in natural on left hip.
- Bella + Canvas 3727 – Unisex Sponge Fleece Jogger Sweatpants – Made of 6.5 oz., 52/48 airlume combed ringspun cotton/polyester fleece, 32 singles, this jogger sweatpants are exceptionally warm and cozy. It features side seamed, side pockets, ribbed ankle cuffs, and elastic waistband with grommet and white drawcord for style and comfort.
We hope you love the products we recommend! You can also add your brand or logo to these workwear with our imprinting services for maintaining a sense of togetherness while working from home.