Today’s Coveted Working Look: Next Season Now

by Emma P. | August 2nd, 2012

Now is the time to take advantage of Nordstrom’s Annual Anniversary Sale, where you can buy next season now! Fall merchandise is marked down before the season even starts, so you can stock up on the hottest styles ahead of time. But act fast, because prices go up August 6th. These chic and versatile dresses… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Brocade In The Boardroom

by Emma P. | August 1st, 2012

One of the most obvious recurring trends on the Fall 2012 runways was brocade. While this term technically applies to a specific fabric and the weaving technique used, the trend encompasses a broader range (think heavily embroidered or embossed surfaces, and lots of metallic sheen). While it is seen mostly as upholstery, draperies, and formal… Read more…

Todays’ Coveted Working Look: ASOS Discount Outlet

by Emma P. | July 24th, 2012

I’m always looking for a bargain when it comes to clothing, and I’ve discovered the ASOS discount outlet section is a great place to look. Not only does the site have as low as a “$35 and under” category, but it also has a selection of petite, plus size, maternity, and men’s clothing. They have it… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Sewing-Inspired Office Accessories

by Emma P. | July 19th, 2012

Do you wish your office supplies were pretty enough to leave out and not hide away in a drawer? Whether you’re a seamstress on the side or just enjoy cute things in your cubicle, these sewing-inspired office accessories are a quirky way to dress up your desk. In addition, with each under $18, these items… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Harper Silk Top

by Emma P. | July 17th, 2012

Fossil is always a great place to look for button-down blouses, and this season did not disappoint. The Harper silk top is a beautiful update on a classic style and comes in forest green, peony red, and giraffe or feather print. The sophistication of silk works year-round and will add a richness and texture to any… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Desk to Dinner Collection

by Emma P. | July 12th, 2012

I love the new Desk To Dinner collection from Banana Republic, which focuses on day-to-night style. These outfits are great examples of just how much you can do with a few basic pieces! Use accessories and layers, like blazers and cardigans, and you can stretch your wardrobe without breaking the bank.

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Beyond The Basic Pump

by Emma P. | July 10th, 2012

We already know that every woman’s work wardrobe should include a pair of simple black and nude pumps… but then what? If you’re ready to go beyond the basic pump, take a look at these beauties from Nine West. These shoes aren’t so patterned or brightly colored that you’d have a hard time pairing them… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Jewelry by A Birch For Monday

by Emma P. | June 28th, 2012

By Emma Pretto I’m a big fan of handmade products. The knowledge that someone created something from scratch, usually because of their passion for the craft, makes each item feel special and unique. Etsy is one great venue for supporting small handmade businesses, and that’s exactly where we find Today’s Coveted Working Look! Chloe, the owner… Read more…

A Commuter’s Guide to Laundry

by Emma P. | June 27th, 2012

By Emma Pretto Any commuter knows it’s a struggle to keep clothes fresh and dry in the summer months. Waiting outside for the bus, cramming into a crowded subway, or walking to the office all take a toll on your work wardrobe. Perspiration stains are inevitable and difficult to remove, but fear not! I had… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Adia Kibur Jewelry Chic & Cheap

by Emma P. | June 21st, 2012

By Emma Pretto Statement jewelry is often all it takes to elevate an outfit from plain ol’ business casual to chic business professional! I love the art deco and overall antique feel to these Adia Kibur jewelry pieces; and they are all quite affordable. The two-tone floral necklace is so delicate it looks as if… Read more…