Thread Lounge & TheWorkingWardrobe Event: Having Fun With Work Wear

by Rachel Yeomans | December 21st, 2011

What an amazing night it was! Between 6 and 8pm last night at Chicago’s Thread Lounge, people mixed and mingled while noshing on nibbles, sipping white wine, and shopping for fun work wear at the official event, Thread Lounge & TheWorkingWardrobe Present: Having Fun With Work Wear! I arrived early with my lovely PR Manager,… Read more…

Monday Start-Up: Who You Surround Yourself With Makes a Difference

by Rachel Yeomans | December 19th, 2011

There have been blog series, there have been Facebook posts, tweets, and even a podcast. The build-up for Thread Lounge & TheWorkingWardrobe Presents: Having Fun with Your Work Wear has left us buzzing! What really has me biting my nails in excitement, however, is working with the people I have met throughout this ramp-up. I… Read more…

Speaking Of Fashion: Interview with Colleen Schmidt of Thread Lounge

by Rachel Yeomans | December 17th, 2011

We have a special treat for you this week! Colleen Schmidt – the woman behind the fantastic Thread Lounge boutique – was gracious enough to Skype in for an interview! The inspiration to interview Colleen came from the event I am co-hosting with Thread Lounge on December 20th. And I’m so glad she agreed to… Read more…

What I Wear to Work: Ashlee

by Rachel Yeomans | December 15th, 2011

This week’s working look from our “What I Wear to Work” series comes from Ashlee, a manager at Chicago boutique, Thread Lounge. What I truly love about her look is how simple and yet chic it is. Ashlee looks extremely comfortable and yet exudes a very solid sense of style – and it would work… Read more…

On the Job: Interview with Colleen Schmidt of Thread Lounge

by Rachel Yeomans | December 12th, 2011

Throughout my musings on TheWorkingWardrobe, you may have come to realize that I truly value creativity in clothing, and shopping local. In preparation for an event I am hosting with Thread Lounge (a fantastic boutique in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood) on December 20th that combines both, I wanted to share what Thread Lounge is all… Read more…