The Working Man: To Bling or Not to Bling? Cufflinks and Their History in the Workplace

by Rachel Yeomans | November 9th, 2011

By Alan Neff Today, we speak of men’s jewelry.  We ask, “To bling…or not to bling?  That is the question.” Okay, perhaps it isn’t of Shakespearean magnitude, but it works for us. Until recently, when men considered adding shiny, eye-catching jeweled/precious-metal accessories to their wardrobes, they confined their choices to cufflinks, tie bars, tie tacks, tie-chains,… Read more…

A Businessman’s Guide to Jewelry in the Workplace: Three General Business Jewelry Rules

by Rachel Yeomans | March 3rd, 2010

By Antonio Centeno 1. Keep it simple – With jewelry, a little goes a long way. In this article you will not see us mention gold chains, bracelets, or any sort of bling. These items simply do not belong in the workplace or on a man wearing a custom suit. 2. Match metal to metal… Read more…

Working Men and Jewelry. How to Elicit Raised Eyebrows from Admiration, Not Judgement

by Rachel Yeomans | December 1st, 2009

Jewelry is a very important accessory for women. It can draw attention at a networking event, be the finishing touch to an outfit, and even be the impetus towards a future business relationship or even a friend. However, jewelry and men rarely work with one another. It is usually seen as tacky and unprofessional. But… Read more…