Today’s Coveted Working Look: Colorful Ballet Flats

by Rachel Yeomans | September 28th, 2012

Almost all of us have our standard black ballet flats in our closets, which we rely upon for many a commute or business casual day at the office. What if we added a bit of color to the scenario? Many of us wear all black anyway, so why not add a pop of yellow to… Read more…

Business Casual: The Fall Sweater for Under $100

by Jesse Wurm | September 27th, 2012

It’s officially fall. The colder weather has arrived, the first leaves are beginning to drop and I’ve pulled my collection of boots out from the back of my closet.  And, while the weather grows colder, there’s nothing better than a knitted sweater to snuggle up in and keep you warm at the office. From cozy,… Read more…

What I Wear to Work: Kim

by Rachel Yeomans | September 27th, 2012

This week’s submission for “What I Wear to Work” comes from Kim. Kim works in web and software development. She sent us this photo of her via Facebook while she was leading an executive training seminar. We love the action shot (and the blazer!). Do you want to be a part of our “What I… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: A Head-Turning Baroque Print

by Anne Dreshfield | September 27th, 2012

Some days, you really just need a dress that is a stand-alone piece and can carry your for miles. For me, that means the dress is powerful enough to not need a lot of accessories, is still appropriate for a myriad of different situations and settings, and is something you can feel comfortable in for… Read more…

Plus Size Work Wear: 1 Plus Size Suit Worn 5 Ways

by JeannetteP | September 27th, 2012

When it comes to suiting, fit is essential. It doesn’t matter what size or shape your body is – if the suit doesn’t fit, it doesn’t look (or feel!) chic. So, it’s important to first be sure that you’ve either found the perfect fit off the rack or taken your suit to a tailor to… Read more…

The Working Man: Mr. Porter Outfits the Creative Meeting

by Rachel Yeomans | September 26th, 2012

Last week, we featured a boardroom-ready outfit from our favorite men’s e-tailer, Mr. Porter. This week, we are going the creative route. You can find many clothing items and accessories in the Creative Meeting section of the Mr. Porter website. We turned some of our favorites into the outfit below. Glasses never looked so good!

Transitioning a Casual Outfit into the Workplace

by Rachel Yeomans | September 26th, 2012

Have you ever wondered how you can take an outfit that screams casual and take it to work? Let’s see exactly how! In the October issue of Elle magazine, Creative Director Joe Zee takes looks from several designers and spins them to show what he would have done instead. Our favorite – naturally – was… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Keira Knightley in Christopher Kane

by Rachel Yeomans | September 25th, 2012

This is a true “runway to the workplace” scenario. Designer Christopher Kane sent down a skirt in the Fall 2012 runways; see how actress Keira Knightley wore it below. This entire outfit is perfect for the office. And the styling is nothing short of très chic.

Toast to Tuesday: Biking to Work (in Heels)

by Rachel Yeomans | September 25th, 2012

Biking to work in heels seems like a bit of a fantasy. Well this week, it is! The winner of this week’s Polyvore contest is seelah, who created the adorable scene below complete with conversation bubbles, illustration and a fantastic work outfit (we’re obsessed over that coat!). Now would anyone really wear that outfit (and… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Madewell Polka Dot Skirt

by Rachel Yeomans | September 24th, 2012

Usually items with polka dots are saved for spring or summer – those sunshine days that elicit a slight skip in your step. However if you add a darker background to the polka dot, you have a transition piece on your hands. For example, the dark blue Madewell skirt below with white polka dots (on… Read more…