BLOG

The Gina@work Team have always got news, and we love sharing it with you! Here are some of our latest news stories. Check back here for the latest news – and subscribe to receive our newsletters so you don’t miss out!

Key Trendy Boardroom Attire

Get your Style Checklist from Gina@work. Fashion highlights- what’s new now! Feminine undertones lead the collections for 2020 – whether its via figure skimming silhouettes or demure ladylike styles, the shift away from casual streetwear is more evident than ever. Boardroom attire is changing for women these days. For dresses, soft volume remains a key…
Read More

Health Care Face Masks to Beat Coronavirus

We are all in this together but you can have a little fun and make a fashion statement in your mask from Gina@work.  Match your mask and make a fun fashion move! Wearing a face mask is compulsory in South Africa and you can buy the coolest masks right here, so support local and rock…
Read More

Gina@work scrubs are made to WORK

Our mission is to empower the unsung, caring healthcare professionals in our hospitals with the uniforms they deserve. When you show up to work, you show up to WORK. Blood, sweat and tears. Just another day at the office. Change is constant and flexibility is key. You need to be on top form to respond…
Read More

A guide to buying healthcare uniforms.

Our lives are in your capable hands. You need to buy uniforms for work that matters and we’ve got it sussed. At Gina@work, we have an unflagging respect for healthcare professionals, honouring their dedication, compassion and contributions through the apparel we manufacture. The extraordinary attention to quality and deep appreciation of those who care for…
Read More

Building a Corporate Wardrobe

The Corporate Capsule Wardrobe is King! Dress up for the board room or channel the laid back business look – whichever you choose, the easiest way to shop for the office is to put together a Capsule Wardrobe. Let Gina’s online influencer shows you how you should dress for the corporate world. The game plan…
Read More

Choosing salon tunic tops for your business

Yay! Our Gina Salon Edit! Make a fashion statement at your work place. At Gina@work, we have a great collection of salon uniforms for health and beauty professionals to ensure that you and your staff make a lasting impression on the clients. You can be sure that our exciting range of styles in multiple fashion…
Read More

Healthcare Uniforms

Nurses other medical professionals at hospitals all need to feel comfortable at work, while still maintaining a professional image. Not so long ago, nurses wore starched white dresses with small white caps – a very recognisable, but not very practical uniform. Today, nurses, doctors, medical techs, therapists, and other hospital workers all wear medical clothing…
Read More

Spring’s new hero pieces

Spring is not so far away so tap into the season with these six easy style updates THE WHIMSICAL DRESS Feminine prints in soft shades and reworked shapes bring pure romance in one piece. Add a casual touch with an on- trend denim jacket and toughen up a floral floaty dress with chunky boots. THE…
Read More

Gina@Work Style

As Autumn sets in, we all start to think about events that will find us needing to keep cosy over the Winter months, whether at work or even over a catch-up with friends. Sorting through our wardrobes and packing light Summer gear to one side, one inevitably starts to plan what to wear to keep…
Read More

We buy 4 ways-luxe for less!

A blue Oxford Poly Cotton shirt is the hero blouse you’ll want to pull out of your wardrobe time and time again……  and not just for the office….  Your shirt can be styled to rock dressed –down chic. Check out Gina@work range for new season buys right now! BOARDROOM SASS –  pair your shirt with…
Read More

Work Clothes in South Africa—Why Local is Better

We understand that corporate clothing South Africa is a fast-growing sector despite a less than positive economic outlook in the country on the whole. This is because there is a growing trend of providing staff with corporate uniforms to achieve a positive professional image. That being said, there is no better reason to support home-grown…
Read More

Workwear Clothing—Versatility in the Office

At Gina we understand that the most important feature of corporate uniforms our customers should bear in mind, is that workwear clothing must at all times be comfortable. No industries require staff to work long hours in trying conditions. If you expect high levels of productivity from staff, then it makes sense that their wellbeing…
Read More

Workwear and Safety

At Gina we know that workwear clothing is necessary if you wish to create a sense of brand identity within your business. We also understand that corporate wear should be fitting for the type of industry you find yourself in without losing your sense of brand personality. Many businesses in industries that involve a certain…
Read More

Work Clothes In South Africa

Corporate wear South Africa is a common place for companies that wish to portray a professional image to the general public. Workwear clothing accomplishes this with great ease, along with several other benefits for the companies that choose to use them. That is why at Gina we deliver high quality products manufactured with care and…
Read More

Work Clothes in South Africa—Essentials for Winter

At Gina we know that South Africa is known for having a rather diverse climate. Winter in one province sees drastically different weather patterns than winter in another. Same country, same season, different corporate workwear requirements. This means that businesses need to be mindful of more than just the season when considering uniform options for…
Read More

Reinventing Your Brand with Corporate Uniforms

Corporate uniforms no longer have to be seen as a boring purchase in the pursuit of professionalism. Those days are long gone, and at Gina we make it our business to keep abreast of evolving fashion trends to ensure our customers are always stylish as well as professional. Employees are usually the first point of…
Read More

Promoting Your Company Through Corporate Workwear

Never before has marketing your business been this easy, or this cost-effective! At Gina we provide corporate workwear that turns employees into walking billboards. This means that your company will be advertised during their commute to and from work every day, when they go on lunch, when they attend seminars or roadshows. Unlike methods of…
Read More

How to Make Corporate Uniforms Work for You

At Gina we understand that incorporating a uniform dress code is one of the best moves you can make for your business. In fact, work clothes in South Africa has grown to be somewhat of a standard. There are many reasons for this, and they go beyond presenting a good image of your company by…
Read More

How to be Professionally Fashionable

As corporate clothing suppliers go, at Gina we move with the trends to provide businesses with stylish options when it comes to corporate uniforms. No more does a professional image equate to constant discomfort when it comes to work clothes in South Africa. We work closely with our customers to ensure they look and feel…
Read More

Corporate Workwear for Women—So Much More Than a Uniform

Generally speaking, women love clothes, and they enjoy looking good in them. So, with the usual factors to consider when choosing corporate workwear—like how it reflects your brand identity, and how it suits your industry—you have to consider how your choice of workwear clothing will be perceived by the women in your staffing complement. At…
Read More

Corporate Wear South Africa

Work clothes in South Africa have become a standard modus operandi for businesses wanting to present a unified and professional image to their customers. At Gina we strive to help our customers achieve this with ease. Keeping abreast of the latest trends and technologies, we are able to provide our customers with corporate uniforms that…
Read More

Must-have Items in 2017

With global trends shifting towards a more casual look, at Gina we understand that corporate wear South Africa adopts a more conservative perspective. However, our team of industry experts have just the skills to achieve the best of both worlds for our customers – a look that speaks to timeless style and comfort, professionalism, and…
Read More

Five Reasons Why You Should Be Doing It

Corporate wear South Africa has undergone a shift, from being an attractive option for businesses, to being a necessity if you want to succeed in a world which demands service excellence. This is because over the years, corporate uniforms have proven to be beneficial to a business in terms of boosting internal culture, as well…
Read More

Types Of Uniforms For Different Industries

Over the years, corporate uniforms have become a standard modus operandi. Aside from brand awareness and a sense of uniformity, work clothes in South Africa have come to be associated with specific service industries who want to look professional at all times. So, prevalent is workwear clothing, that people can identify the industry in which…
Read More

Corporate Uniforms Through The Seasons

Work clothes in South Africa have become somewhat of a standard, thanks to the immense benefits they endow for corporates—both internally and externally. From an internal perspective, they cultivate a culture of belonging amongst employees, and this in turn breeds high levels of brand loyalty, increasing productivity. From an external point of view, corporate uniforms…
Read More

Planning Your Corporate Uniform

As far as global trends go, the shift in workwear clothing seems to be moving towards garments of comfort, practicality, and casual style. At Gina@work we understand that work clothes in South Africa have a tendency to veer towards the more traditional side of things, because of the country’s conservative corporate culture. However, we have…
Read More

How to Correctly Choose a Corporate Uniform for Your Workforce

At Gina@work we understand that corporate workwear is so much more than merely how a company wishes its employees to be dressed. No matter what industry you are in, your staff are the first point of contact for your customers. The impression made during this initial point of contact is—as far as impressions go—a lasting…
Read More

Corporate Clothing and Your Brand Identity

In a world that is exploding with technology and communication, it is becoming more and more important to have an easily identifiable brand identity to stand out from the clutter. When it comes to employees, the way they are viewed by the public will directly influence the light in which your brand is perceived. A…
Read More

What’s trending in 2017

Whilst corporate workwear should reflect current fashion trends in order to stay relevant, it is important that this is always balanced with functional work wear requirements. That is why we work tirelessly to ensure we provide relevant, up to date styles, manufactured with the best technology has to offer to ensure practical comfort and fit.…
Read More

Meet the biggest trends in Uniforms of Autumn/Winter 2017

Okay its officially March – there’s no denying it: WINTER IS COMING. Time to update your Corporate Uniforms. Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock (or off on your last-minute jollies) you’ve probably been snooping around the shops and seeing the new season trends emerge, even if it’s been too hot to buy them just…
Read More

Corporate Footwear – How To Work It in South Africa

HOW TO WORK IT WITH FOOTWEAR – SMART TAILORING AND PUNCHY SHOES WILL PULL YOUR CORPORATE CLOTHING JOHANNESBURG LOOK INTO PLACE. TWINKLE TOES “With the right footwear,” said Bette Midler “one can rule the world”. We say wear colour and jewels on your feet and make shoes your style starting point. Have a Cinderella moment and…
Read More

WORKWEAR CLOTHING IN SUMMER

While you should steer clear of flip-flops, shorts, tank tops and scented sunscreens, there are some more sophisticated ways to add a summery feel to your Corporate Clothing.   Brighter colours and lighter fabrics , like poly cotton and light knits , bring both men and women comfortably into the season.  Look to your Corporate…
Read More

IS STAFF IMPORTANT IN DRIVING YOUR BRAND?

Of course! They are undoubtedly, single-handedly the single most driving force behind your brand. If your staff does not completely live and breathe your brand promise, you are in trouble! Your staff IS the face your brand! And every interaction your staff has with the outside world is a customer interaction with your brand! So…
Read More

Work wear clothing Gina@Work has a special appeal

Workwear clothing You can always rely on our signature strengths  when ordering Workwear from Gina for your hard working teams. Innovative materials, trendy colours, comfortable cuts and modern designs – We have thought of everything that you and your team need to have a pleasant time at work while also  looking good. Our promise to…
Read More

New Season Now

Snap up Spring’s hero buys now to refresh your wardrobe and you’ll already be streaks ahead in the style stakes!!  The Military Jacket Inspired by Burberry and Dolce & Gabanna , it’s time to invest in a Military Jacket. You can wear it now with deep burgundy , gothic florals and velvet and team it…
Read More

The Corporate Wear Story behind the scenes

The importance of CORPORATE UNIFORM has increased over the years as Companies recognise that their most valuable asset is their staff – and realise that it is important for  clients and customers to see and recognise how important that asset is by ensuring staff are clearly identifiable. At  Gina@work we are often asked to create…
Read More

It’s all a change for Corporate Wear suppliers

The corporate wear supplier industry is on the move. Fresh design, Slick shapes, innovations in textiles and bags of energy from designers are pushing the boundaries. There’s a lot on the cards for the future of Corporate clothing suppliers. There’s a real buzz about the corporate wear sector at the moment as the shift filters…
Read More

Your Wanderlust Wardrobe

Our suitcase starts here… Crochet bikini, pyjama shirts and a ton of raffia – this is the start of your wanderlust wardrobe. The island villa Raffia, frills and a soft pastel palette create an exotic island worthy wardrobe. Style tip – splash out on an off the shoulder sundress and tick off the season’s most…
Read More

STYLE YOUR SHAPE

Rather than looking for “figure fixers” shop for the pieces that will showcase your body in all its glory CURVY Your shopping list: Off the shoulder tops, paper bag trousers (cinched in at the waist, fuller on the leg), circle skirts, wide belts and low V necklines. STYLE TIP Get your proportions right. A full…
Read More

NEW colour codes for 2016

From merlot to mimosa and tuberose to teal – Nothing says ‘on trend’ like a cool new colour palette Period Pastels Pastels go vintage – so choose soft rose pink, powder blue and mix with antique cream. Style Tip – Victorian Style ankle boots give a cool edge to delicate colours. Indulge in a romantic…
Read More

The Gina Fashion Spy… SEVEN WAYS TO A WAIST

This season (and next) is all about the waistline. So we show you the middle way with a series of ingenious Figure- Fixers! The Cropped Jacket An abbreviated jacket needn’t fall short on style. Exceed expectations with a cropped jacket partnered with a midi skirt, tucked in shirt and a wide leather belt – a…
Read More

Summer’s new stars

There are lots of summer months left for us, so let’s clear some space in our wardrobes and celebrate summer’s latest fashion stars!! Nineties dresses are back, it’s time to try a “cold shoulder shirt” and we’re going to be partying in our Pyjamas. The slip As seen at Calvin Klein, Chloe and Burberry, slinky slip dresses are having…
Read More

Winter warmers for 2016

‘Wardrobe update – the next season’s style rules The big coat edit – from fab faux fur to modern capes, coats are such fun – one might not be enough!! Anything goes- it’s time to try something new The classic – From creamy latte to basic black get your fix of winters neutrals with the…
Read More

CORPORATE MEETS FASHION

Inspirational corporate wear for your work style – and your lifestyle. Corporate wear should be more than just clothing. Each item needs to be carefully designed and manufactured to look great on every employee while allowing them to perform their duties in comfort and style. The colours, the branding and fabrics not only unify and…
Read More

Uniforms Work!

Developing your own workwear wardrobe Did you know that you can develop your own working wardrobe, with a collection of workwear clothing that will wow your employees, and impress your colleagues and customers? You don’t need your company to provide you with workwear clothing. You can develop a workwear clothing collection that minimizes your spend…
Read More

Your company’s corporate clothing brand image

Choosing the right corporate clothing supplier is an important decision, not only in ensuring that you appropriately reflect your brand image, but also in terms of ensuring staff satisfaction, comfort and pride. Not only do you have to take into account the daily functional requirements of each employees job through your choice of corporate clothing…
Read More

Healthcare collection – corporate meets care

Our new collection for Healthcare and Beauty Care practitioners combines fresh new colours, comfortable cuts and updated designs – everything your team needs to have a pleasant time at work while looking and feeling good. Our range provides functional and practical design; the perfect look and clothing to enjoy whilst caring for others. In the…
Read More

Men’s Corporate Collection

First impressions are an essential consideration for our approach to men’s Corporate Wear Collection. The corporate environment needs a look that projects professional integrity while ensuring comfort and ease of movement for the wearer. This is a fine balancing act that requires an eye for exact cuts, fabrics and colours as well as an in-depth…
Read More

FASHION’S NEW MOOD – Spring is in bloom

What to wear now? Prints clash, shoes glitter and your bag is about to get really, really tiny. Welcome to our new-season styling guide   RETHINK PINK The sweetest shade has grown up for Summer 2015-2016. Check Gina’s exciting new uniform collection with the NOW colour– BLUSH. Forget girlie, the new pink is subtle and…
Read More

Ready for the Fall!

The colours we wear simultaneously reflect the season and help define it; they change moods and shape looks. Looking ahead means considering which tones to invest in for the Autumn/Winter of next year. If you want to be the first to know which colours and textures  to wear for Autumn 2015 keep reading. Survival Embrace an…
Read More

The Gina@work Autumn trend download – From runway to reality…

Although the end of one-year approaches, now is your opportunity to get ahead of the fashion fads for 2015, with our edit of the best new-season pieces, inspired by international runway trends! A sneak peak at the 11 clever trends to look for in the mall for 2015 Sixties Revival – “Retro meets modern” for…
Read More

Look ahead to Spring!!

Here’s an insider preview of the wearable elegant pieces that have inspired their ways into our coming catalogues. A more relaxed two piece Simple and versatile this season’s trouser suit looks both polished and effortless in matching grey – (check out our Simone pant and Lelita top). Tonal layering A shirt worn under a shorter knit…
Read More

Spotlight on winter trends

Having felt the on-going early morning chills, it feels like the right time to go pick up some extra pieces for this season!! Winter’s new mood is an upbeat feminity and what should be at the top of your shopping list is the wow skirt (see our catalogue for the new “Danny”) – This works…
Read More

Lessons in fashion from Gina@works traveling blogger

We travel the globe to make sure that we keep up with the latest fashion trends, so that we can apply touches of it to our corporate wear solutions. London fashion week special – if you want to know what’s in fashion this summer then read on! 3D florals – Floral prints are so prevalent…
Read More
Menu