Today’s Coveted Working Look- Ruffle Twill Parka Jacket

by Jessica Braun Gervais | October 17th, 2014

Jackets; they are warm, cozy, and quiet necessary in the brutal Midwest winters, but they are not always the most stylish of apparel pieces.  So when I find a chic fashion-forward jacket, such as the Ruffle Twill Parka Jacket from White House Black Market I can’t help but fall in love. The first thing that caught… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Calvin Klein Collarless Zip-Front Jacket

by Tracy Layden | July 23rd, 2014

Are you ready to go collarless? We usually think collars = work appropriate, but that doesn’t mean they’re required! Need proof? Check out this Collarless Zip-Front Jacket by Calvin Klein. This jacket has a 60s Mod vibe with its sleek lines.  Collarless and notched, the open neckline draws the eye up to your face. Your neck… Read more…

Student Fashion: Dare to Color

by Jessica Braun Gervais | July 2nd, 2014

Whenever I picture corporate America, I imagine men and women in dreary offices smelling of stale coffee, wearing boring black and grey suits, surround by other men and women sporting the same unoriginal outfits, staring out windows with saddened expressions, or at clocks, counting down the seconds until they are released from their colorless confines…. Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Cobalt Silk Blazer

by Rachel Yeomans | March 21st, 2014

A statement blazer needs to stand out enough to earn the descriptor of “statement”, however it also needs to be able to go with enough other items in your wardrobe to be worth the purchase. I am among those that have several of these items hanging in my closet, and every time I pick them… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Sonia Speciale Ruffle Front Jacket

by Rachel Yeomans | April 1st, 2013

A blazer, is a blazer, is a blazer. So when you find a blazer that is just hands-down fabulous, then you have gone from “basic blazer” to “amazing jacket”. This ruffle front jacket by Sonia Speciale is one of those finds. You can wear this jacket on its own with black pants, jeans, a pencil… Read more…

Item to Outfit: Rag & Bone Red Jacket

by Rachel Yeomans | March 21st, 2013

Thank you everyone for being so active in voting for your favorite items in our “Today’s Coveted Working Looks” series! The votes via comments and Pinterest have been overwhelming. You can see the last winner here, featuring some rock & roll booties illustrated into a fashion-forward fun work look. The winning item you may recall… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Gianoli & Gianoli Fleece Zippered Jacket

by Rachel Yeomans | March 21st, 2013

One of my favorite websites for perusing is Avenue Apart. It’s an e-commerce fashion website that allows you to buy products from international boutiques. No need to travel to Italy or Argentina to shop from that designer you adore, but whose products aren’t available in the United States. Plus, when someone compliments you on your… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: The Black Jacket

by Rachel Yeomans | February 11th, 2013
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The blazer, the blazer, the blazer…and maybe sometimes the cardigan. That extra layer can be such a pain! Sometimes, to get the most out of that layer, it can be best to use it as a focal point. That’s where the light jacket comes into play. I love wearing jackets as blazers as they come… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: BB Dakota Oak Jacket

by Rachel Yeomans | September 7th, 2012

I may be in a bit of a cover-up kick this week, but I’m attributing it to my excitement for “jacket weather”. And speaking of jackets, today’s selected look is this BB Dakota Oak Jacket! It reminds me of the poncho coats we saw a lot of last fall/winter, and I’m happy to see the… Read more…

Toast to Tuesday: One Jacket and Three Outfits

by Rachel Yeomans | July 10th, 2012
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This week’s selected outfit from TheWorkingWardrobe Polyvore Group helps us put together three adorable outfits based around one Talbots jacket (on sale!). And the outfits are definitely worthy of several fashionable work days. Thanks kelliebean for putting this look together! Talbots by kelliebean featuring kate spade handbags