Today’s Coveted Working Look: Macy’s Leopard Print Pencil Skirt

by Tracy Layden | February 27th, 2014

Would you dare to wear leopard print to work? This leopard print pencil skirt from Macy’s is a great way to do it!  In black and white, the leopard print is both classy and fierce. Styling is the key to pulling off this skirt. This is a statement piece, so let the skirt’s pattern be… Read more…

What I Wear to Work: Making it Work (at the Office)

by Rachel Yeomans | February 27th, 2014
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When getting ready for work, it’s easy to grab the safe go-to items of apparel: The suit, the blouse and trousers, the blazer, etc. But have you ever grabbed the item that isn’t a safe go-to and then made it work for your time on the clock? Yes it takes more time to put the… Read more…

Outfits Under $100: Dash of Daring

by Anne Dreshfield | February 26th, 2014

  New Look Crepe Blazer: $42.00 Topshop Clean Ponte Leggings: $30.00 New Look Black Raglan Tee: $17.00 Grand total: $89.00 Bring a bit of elegance to your working wardrobe with a fashion-forward blush blazer. It can be easy to over-do it with this kind of statement piece, so I like pairing the blazer with with… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Topshop Skinny Tailored Blazer

by Anne Dreshfield | February 25th, 2014

Bear with me here – I know Topshop may not seem like the place to buy pieces for your working wardrobe, but you may be pleasantly surprised by this week’s pick! I’ve mainly browsed at Topshop, and never really considered it my style. To me, it feels just a tad too trendy for me to… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Boden Bistro Crop Trousers

by Rachel Yeomans | February 20th, 2014

Have you been reading the Importance of Being Boden Chapters? If you haven’t, check them out. They’re adorable. Chapter three popped in my Inbox today, and what was the subject matter? A pant for the multi-tasker. I say that’s quite ideal, don’t you? The cropped pants just make me ache for spring. The day that… Read more…

What I Wear to Work: Guest Lecture Attire in the Handbag

by Rachel Yeomans | February 20th, 2014
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I guest lectured at DePaul University last weekend on the subject of personal branding. For my own personal branding, I needed to decide what to wear. The lecture was geared towards graduate students in the process of completing their thesis. So I had to showcase my expertise, be relate-able and most importantly to make it… Read more…

Outfits Under $100: Maxi Moxie

by Anne Dreshfield | February 19th, 2014

  Ruche Patterned Maxi Skirt: $40.00 Victoria’s Secret Essential Shirt: $25.00 H&M Ballet Flats: $13.00 Forever 21 Layered Necklace: $11.00 Grand Total: $89.00 Amp up your style with a patterned maxi skirt at the office. One way to style it? Pair it with a simple long-sleeved black shirt to let that pattern take center stage,… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Anthropologie Capella Skirt

by Anne Dreshfield | February 17th, 2014

As the seasons change, so too does our style – we add layers, we shed them once we get to the office, and by the time we step out to lunch, the sun’s out and you can (maybe) brave the walk down the street to your favorite sandwich shop. As the days inch toward longer,… Read more…

Speaking Of Fashion: JD China’s Amazon, Dubai Fashion Capital, Lyst Retail Partnership, Instagram Power

by Rachel Yeomans | February 17th, 2014

This week’s Speaking Of Fashion podcast covered JD rooting to be China’s next Amazon, Dubai vies for being the next fashion capital, Lyst gets first retail partner, Instagram taking over the world and more. It was a fun one! Listen up!

Friday Round-Up: Fashion on a Budget

by Tracy Layden | February 14th, 2014
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Shopping on a budget doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice style! We love sharing out best finds with you, and this week we have links to help you build your wardrobe while saving money.     ‘FrugalBeautiful’ has some excellent ideas about wardrobe essentials versus trends and how to combine them to get the most… Read more…