TWW Polyvore Group: The Outfit & the Illustration

by Rachel Yeomans | December 31st, 2013

  There are two outfits I like in this submission to TheWorkingWardrobe Polyvore Group – the first is the white blouse and pink skirt…and that coat leaves me speechless. And the other is the fabulous tweed ensemble worn in the illustration! For those of you who’ve been reading TWW for a while is that I… Read more…

Smart Business Bargain: Mr. Porter Sale

by Rachel Yeomans | December 31st, 2013

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Over-the-Knee Socks

by Rachel Yeomans | December 31st, 2013

Maybe it was my frigid walk to work this morning, but all I want right now are some really long warm socks. I have two pairs of thigh-high wool socks from American Apparel that I live in when I’m in my apartment, but they’re not necessarily appropriate for work. Luckily this pair from Urban Outfitters… Read more…

Smart Business Bargain: Vince Camuto 60% Off Sale

by Rachel Yeomans | December 30th, 2013

Today’s Coveted Working Look: BB Dakota Caterina Skirt

by Rachel Yeomans | December 30th, 2013

A great work skirt is very hard to come by. I was sorting through some skirts the other day to wear with a new blouse and sweater, and almost every skirt was in style…around two years ago (remember the calf-length trend?). Putting most of the skirts that I have in storage in hopes that they’ll… Read more…

Monday Start-Up: A Family Visit…Just Add Syrup

by Rachel Yeomans | December 30th, 2013

A memory that I’ll have forever that occurred this holiday season was with my mom, dad, nieces and nephew. As a special treat, I drove down with them from Wisconsin to my apartment in Chicago. The group of us were going to spend the day at the Lincoln Park Zoo and see the Zoolights and… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Boots for the Commute

by Rachel Yeomans | December 27th, 2013

Commuting can be cumbersome not just for you, but for your footwear. Do you wear winter boots, rain boots or can you get away with stepping carefully still wearing your pumps? If the weather isn’t inclement, I usually try to wear a pair of flat boots, but my current pair from United Nude are getting… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Ruche Bouverie Lane Velvet Dress

by Anne Dreshfield | December 26th, 2013

‘Tis the season for holiday office parties, when you’re expected to seriously pump up your look while still being work-appropriate and, more often than not, stay warm on a frigid night! Between balancing a drink and a plate all night, networking, and charming your coworkers, it can be hard to put together a great outfit…. Read more…

Outfits Under $100: Holiday Party

by Anne Dreshfield | December 24th, 2013

H&M Jersey Dress: $33.00 Charlotte Russe D’Orsay Flats: $23.00 ALDO Gallington Clutch: $35.00 Grand Total: $91.00 Holiday parties can be perplexing to dress for, much less¬†dress¬†appropriately when it’s cold outside! I prefer reaching for a flirty print to inject a bit of fun into your holiday outfit, but sticking with sensible shoes to brave the… Read more…

What I Wear to Work: Holiday Office Outing

by Rachel Yeomans | December 23rd, 2013

This post is a little different than our typical “What I Wear to Work” posts, because it’s the week of Christmas and I thought it’d be fun to celebrate. So you’re going to see a whole lot of outfits…because you get to see what all of us at work were wearing during our outing to… Read more…