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…

Student Fashion: That’s A Wrap!

by Barbara Terry | May 13th, 2013

When you think of a wrap dress the first name that pops into most fashionista’s minds is Diane Von Furstenberg. Since 1972, when the wrap dress was created, it has become wildly popular and flattering for all ages and body types. This dress creates a long v-neck shape and hugs all the right curves of… Read more…

Toast to Tuesday: Professionalizing a Tank Top

by Rachel Yeomans | March 19th, 2013

One of the number one rules of office dress code is not to wear a tank top to work. However this rule has been skirted with the help of cardigans and blazers. Plus the tank top has grown from the use as pretty much an undergarment to an outer fashion statement. You could even say… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Richley Short Dress

by Anne Dreshfield | January 10th, 2013

I’m writing to you all from the warm beaches of Hawaii–well, not quite. I’m looking at the ocean, but I’m not actually on the beach! I’m here on a much-needed family vacation, and the laid-back style of the Big Island had me inspired. While browsing a few shops near where I’m staying, I noted that… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: A Cure for Abundant Black Disorder

by Rachel Yeomans | May 31st, 2012

Someone launched a discussion in our LinkedIn group the other day with the statement that many of us suffer from “Abundant Black Disorder”. I admit, I too claim this diagnosis. However, I think I found a worthy antidote – or at least a Band-Aid between our skinny pant/tunic combinations (hey, at least I wear a… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Silk Scarves for Your Work Wardrobe

by Emma P. | January 17th, 2012

By Emma Pretto Silk scarves are about as versatile as accessories can get! The first two scarves are from Club Monaco and feature a subtle bit of pattern. The polka dots and pointed edges of the first scarf make me think of Mad Men, while the soft stripes of the second would match most anything…. Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: A Classic Office Ensemble

by Rachel Yeomans | December 12th, 2011

I love incorporating a bit of fun into the every-day work look, however there are times when I just love a fabulous straight-up and classic office ensemble. Both of these pieces are from one of my favorite designers, Diane von Furstenberg. Just add a cardigan or blazer, and you have a strong and stunning work… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Statement Belts

by Emma P. | December 8th, 2011

By Emma Pretto Whether slung low around the hips or cinched at the waist, belts are an easy way to accessorize your work wardrobe and these four statement belts really caught my eye! I love the tassels on the Diane von Furstenberg and the double-buckle detail on the sleek Motif 56. Either would look great… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Adding Gold to Your Work Wardrobe

by Rachel Yeomans | November 28th, 2011

Today I was inspired by a certain color. I came across two garments with such rich gold hues that I was tempted to keep my regular all-black work wardrobe in my closet for the day. This embroidered dress from Robert Rodriguez is a stunning way to take this color to the office. Just pair it… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Diane von Furstenberg Sleeveless Dress

by Rachel Yeomans | November 16th, 2011

This is a great look that you can do a lot with – or do very little with – and still come out with a fantastic outfit. First off, the faux-wrap detailing of this Diane von Furstenberg sleeveless dress along with the pink-toned beige color (versus the yellow-toned that can leave you looking a bit… Read more…