The Secret Weapon Work Accessory: The Ultimate Purse Organizer

by Rachel Yeomans | December 8th, 2009

I have a saying that I frequently tout whenever digging for my business cards: “No matter what size the purse, you can never seem to find what you’re looking for.” And from meeting to meeting, event to event, I find this saying to be very true. Usually we women have several items we “need” to… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Looks

by Rachel Yeomans | December 7th, 2009

I was really into Kate Spade when I was in college – her bowling bag was my first “designer handbag” purchase (affordable to a poor college student only through ebay). My styles have changed over the years and the doesn’t necessarily mesh with my current fashions as of late. However I have noticed something different… Read more…

Stumped on What to Wear to Work? Maybe All You Need is an Accessory

by Rachel Yeomans | November 9th, 2009

For working women, keeping up with fashion trends may be the last item on their “to-do” list. Who really has time to determine if animal print, leather or opaque tights will work with a professional woman’s wardrobe? Lloyd Boston, host of Closet Cases on the Fine Living Network and style expert for Jones New York… Read more…

Wrapping the Student Fashion with a Scarf

by Rachel Yeomans | October 22nd, 2009

I have so many scarves that I don’t like admitting exactly how many I know (or I just stopped counting). Despite the amount of scarves I own, however, I am constantly taken aback by my sister’s collegiate take on the accessory. Maybe it’s the small envy I have of her for being in college and… Read more…

Modern Vintage Chicago Worked Vintage into the Modern Working Woman

by Rachel Yeomans | October 19th, 2009

As much as I love the fashions, I admit that I’ve been getting a little tired of the Mad Men fashion references. However I found myself constantly referencing the hit television show during the Modern Vintage Chicago event this past weekend. Randolph Street Market, the creator of Modern Vintage Chicago, opened up the loading docks… Read more…

What Your Wallet Says About You and Your Business

by Rachel Yeomans | October 19th, 2009

The wallet reveals a lot about a person. A seemingly simple accessory, the wallet displays whether the carrier is girly with a coin purse, disorganized with receipts and dollar bills jumbled into one place, organized with the massive checkbook and wallet in one, or bothered by clutter with a money clip. When you are at… Read more…

The Blackberry Accessory

by Rachel Yeomans | July 29th, 2009

I first heard the term “Crackberry” on NPR about four years ago–and since then, the miracle of the data phone has grown to be more than an addictive piece of technology–it is an extension of one’s person. It seems that if you don’t have this addictive electronic device by your side, eyebrows will be raised…. Read more…