Conscientious Shopping for the Holidays

by Gloria Iseli | November 21st, 2012

Black Friday and the Holiday shopping season is fast approaching. The Working Wardrobe would like to give you a few tools to help you be a conscientious shopper. Free2Work is a consumer website that has developed an interactive rating system to help educate the consumer on companies forced and child labor practices from field to… Read more…

Toast to Tuesday: Beautiful Patterns in the Workplace

by Rachel Yeomans | November 20th, 2012

We’ve been loving the focus on Africa and its inspiration (and influence of) toward the fashion industry. We even had it as a feature in our last digital fashion magazine! Therefore we were quite partial to this week’s winning outfit created by professionality in TheWorkingWardrobe Polyvore Group. It also gives the challenge of wearing pattern… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Marc Jacobs Colorblock Shirt Dress

by Rachel Yeomans | November 19th, 2012

There’s something both youthful and yet mature about this Marc Jacobs dress. I love the purple and red colorblocking (quite refreshing in a season that is now becoming almost completely black – however yes I am also guilty of dressing in this fashion monotone), and the collar and waist add an intriguing dimension to take… Read more…

The Working Man: Casual Friday

by Kaitlin Chad | November 15th, 2012

Ah, just a day before Friday. Everyone’s favorite day of the week. A time to relax and enjoy the upcoming weekend away from work. The other best thing about Fridays? When company’s allow “Casual Friday”. However, there is nothing worse than a man showing up to work looking too casual and disrespecting the ability to… Read more…

What I Wear to Work: A November of Dressing Nicely

by Rachel Yeomans | November 15th, 2012

One of my friends forwarded this roundup to me from Red Eye Chicago, the Chicago Tribune’s commuter “newspaper”. The roundup featured photographs submitted by people to the Red Eye of their outfits – all dressed up and with places to go! The series is dubbed “Dressing Nicely,” and I just had to share it, as… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Donna Karan Jacket

by Rachel Yeomans | November 15th, 2012

This is one of the first items I saw that caused me to click on a Facebook ad. It’s true. And I have to say, it was worth the click. Today’s coveted working look is the Donna Karan jacket with a belt. This jacket takes the concept of “blazer” to a whole new level. And… Read more…

Inc. Magazine and the World’s Coolest Offices

by Rachel Yeomans | November 14th, 2012

Every year, Inc. Magazine features what they deem to be the “world’s coolest offices.” Well now, your office may be in the running. Inc. is accepting submissions of what you deem to be the coolest office.  Two grand prize winners will be selected – one by the magazine editors and the other to the office… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Ann Taylor Peplum

by Anne Dreshfield | November 14th, 2012

I’ll admit it: ever since peplum has become popular I’ve been on the hunt for a style that flatters my curves, will look good over a pencil skirt, jeans, or trousers, and doesn’t completely break the bank. I was flipping through an InStyle magazine the other day and landed on a gorgeous shot of Kate… Read more…

The Working Man: Ryan Gosling and The Power Suit

by Matthew Piker | November 14th, 2012

Ryan Gosling can thank his A-list status on one wardrobe essential: the power suit. As professionals, every guy needs one. And if possible, two. The hunt for this item may seem daunting. It’s the equivalent of the little black dress for women, an item which a girl never stops looking for yet probably has twenty… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Fall Loafers

by Kaitlin Chad | November 13th, 2012

Most of us want pull of wearing heels all day during work. Raise your hand if your feet are killing you by noon! There is no reason to steer clear from any sort of flats. One of my favorite flat shoes are loafers. They look great with any pair of pants and even skirts. There… Read more…