Outfit Basics in the Office
04 September 2019 | 2:17 pm
Nerds are known for worrying what to wear in the office. It’s actually pretty easy, provided you stick to a simple modular system. A select range of pieces that are guaranteed to combine well – promises DW host Gerhard Elfers.
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