Today’s Coveted Working Look: The Layers of the Business Outfit

by Rachel Yeomans | March 7th, 2012

Dressing is usually a game of layering. You have the camisole, the blouse, the cardigan and then the blazer. And you have the pressure of tailoring all of it to look both fashionable and professional. Let’s start with one of the middle layers. This Alberta Ferretti blouse would make such a grand statement at the… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Look: Taking a House Dress to the Office

by Rachel Yeomans | November 2nd, 2011
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Today I’m going to take on the challenge of showing you how to take a house dress to the office! I was inspired to do so because I came across this dress from Free People and fell in love with it! However it’s definitely not appropriate for the office…as is anyway. Enter in the layers…. Read more…

Toast to Tuesday: Working With the Temperature Drop

by Rachel Yeomans | November 16th, 2010

I have to say that this has been one of the most beautiful and pleasant Autumns I’ve ever experienced. The sun has been out, the leaves proved gorgeous, and the temperature has been unseasonably warm! This past weekend, however, has ushered in the tell-tale signs of  cooler times ahead. And I feel things have changed… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Looks: A Toast to Theory

by Rachel Yeomans | November 10th, 2010

Today I want to give a toast to Theory, one of my all-time favorite brands that I consider my working wardrobe staple. The clothes are fashion-forward, functional, comfortable, and just fantastic! Take the sweater below. You can turn this gorgeous open cardigan from a classy corporate cover-up to a chic business casual tie-in. Plus, purple… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Looks: Layering into Spring

by Rachel Yeomans | June 2nd, 2010

With the warm weather approaching, I am so excited to leave my nylons in the sock drawer and even more so to put my leggings in storage! Not to mention, the darker colors of winter are definitely tucked away. It is time to bring spring back into work attire! Enter in florals, colors outside the… Read more…

Today’s Coveted Working Looks

by Rachel Yeomans | January 18th, 2010

Today’s coveted working looks revolve around creative layering. I got to the point the other night en route to a work event where I pulled things out of my closet that had nothing to do with one another. The result, my Mike & Chris billowed long-sleeved grey top under my Elie Tahari little black dress… Read more…

Looks to Layer Up With

by Rachel Yeomans | January 11th, 2010

Winter is the season of layers. There are times I wonder if there should be a speed race to see who can layer and de-layer the fastest when going in and outside venues in the wintertime. These layering pieces could work wonders in the colder months, while still maintaining a sense of style that we… Read more…

Learning Layers: Finding the Perfect Layer-Friendly Long-Sleeved Top

by Rachel Yeomans | December 21st, 2009

Winter is the season of layering. One of the classic layering items for the workplace is the long-sleeved top under the shift dress or button-down short-sleeved top. Finding the perfect long-sleeved top is easier said than done, however. Most long-sleeved tops are usually cotton crew neck and don’t fit well, and appear too casual for… Read more…

Fashion Blog “Style…the New Black” Posts on the Look of Layering & Pulling it Off in Style and on Budget

by Rachel Yeomans | October 8th, 2009

This week the air has really started to have that nip in it- that crispness that says that fall is here. Fall to means that I get to start layering my outfits. I grew up in New England with freezing cold winters- fall was hardly a season- it often felt like summer went straight into… Read more…