Designer Profile: Anni Kuan

by Kate Jacobsen | April 16th, 2014

With her newly launched e-commerce website, New York fashion designer Anni Kuan isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. Down-to-earth and hard-working, this woman is driven by her passion and dedication to providing women with clothes that are dynamic, lasting, ethical and beautiful. Kuan opened the doors of her NYC showroom to me on behalf of TheWorkingWardrobe… Read more…

Designer: Stacy Ellen Rich of Heir Apparent Hand Sewn

by Gloria Iseli | March 29th, 2013

I had the pleasure recently to meet with Fashion and Costume Designer Stacy Ellen Rich at The Loved One in Pasadena, CA to take a look at her couture accessory line, Heir Apparent Hand Sewn.   TWW: How did Heir Apparent come about? I had a collection antique fabrics, some over 100 years old, that… Read more…

Toast to Tuesday: Taking the Interview Look to the Office

by Rachel Yeomans | June 12th, 2012

This week’s selected set from TheWorkingWardrobe Polyvore Group is titled “Boutique Interview”. I think this is a fantastic interview outfit for a boutique or any other job! It is fashion-forward yet not too risky or loud. Plus it stands out from all the other suits you’ll be sitting next to. In fact, this is also… Read more…

The Professional Touch: Design Your Work Wardrobe with Bibhu Mohapatra

by Kate Jacobsen | May 30th, 2012

By Kate Jacobsen When Bibhu Mohapatra came to the W Hotel Chicago to debut his new A/W ’12 recently, TheWorkingWardrobe was on-hand to catch a quick interview with the New York-based designer. The interview was a collaborative effort with LAUNDRYMAGAZINE‘s Editor-in-Chief Kelsey Kreiling. In between constant distractions from photographers, show-goers and friends, we were able… Read more…

Toast to Tuesday: The Interview Day

by Rachel Yeomans | May 22nd, 2012

It’s interview day – what do I wear? How many of us asked that question to ourselves, our friends and our female relatives? This week’s selected set from TheWorkingWardrobe Polyvore Group may provide some inspiration! Thank you theadminpost for the submission! The Interview Day by theadminpost featuring stud earrings

The Professional Touch: Design Your Work Wardrobe with Ryan Newman of Wilfred Newman

by Kate Jacobsen | March 28th, 2012

By Kate Jacobsen As the hour closes in on 5 o’clock, the nostalgia associated with the end of another work day begins to build. Whether it be watching Derrick Rose lead the Bulls to yet another Playoff game or attending the hottest new restaurant opening, 5 o’clock serves as a cattle call for working professionals… Read more…

Interview with Elise Bergman & the Diet Pepsi Style Studio Runway Show

by Kate Jacobsen | February 9th, 2012

By Kate Jacobsen What better way to kick-off fashion week than by featuring Chicago-based designer Elise Bergman who is representing the Windy City in New York for Fashion Week by competing in the Diet Pepsi Style Studio. Bergman was one of four designers hand-picked by Simon Doonan to participate in the competition. Doonan mentored the designers… Read more…

The Professional Touch: Design Your Work Wardrobe with House of Sole

by Kate Jacobsen | December 14th, 2011

By Kate Jacobsen Hello and welcome to my first column on Every other week, I will feature articles that contain interviews with independent artists from around the world. Designers will dish on everything from where they gather inspiration to the creation of their products as well as share advice on how to help you… Read more…

Victoria’s Secret PINK Plays Ball

by WorkWardrobe | June 14th, 2010

By Jacqueline Rezak As I approached the Victoria’s Secret store on Michigan Avenue I couldn’t help but notice the extremely long line wrapped around the corner for the Victoria’s Secret PINK Plays Ball event.  Not even the extremely hair-frizzing humidity could keep these first 100 fans from getting their free tee-shirt and photo with Victoria’s… Read more…

Businesses That Work It: Entrepreneur Amanda Guralski of Online Career Magazine bizMe Discusses the Savvy Behind Her Business

by Rachel Yeomans | March 26th, 2010

Back in December, I came across a fantastic business, of which I was so excited to eventually establish a working relationship with! The business is, an online magazine catering to young female professionals offering career knowledge and wisdom. Of course that doesn’t even scratch the surface of what the business has to offer its… Read more…