Today’s Coveted Working Look: Sleeveless Tie Top Dress

by Anne Dreshfield | December 25th, 2012

As we get closer and closer to the holidays, the more pictures of holiday work parties I come across on various social networking sites. Let’s face it — who doesn’t love getting dressed up for a party, even for work parties? I like to keep a lookout for work-appropriate holiday dresses all year long, just… Read more…

Smart Business Bargain: Artfully Disheveled Giveaway from Garmental

by Rachel Yeomans | August 11th, 2011

This giveaway hosted by Garmental is for the working man. Up until August 19th, you have a chance to win The Shoreditch Tie or The Epsicle Pocket Square (both from Artfully Disheveled). The retail value of the tie is $89, and $50 for the pocket square. To enter? Click here and simply enter your email address!

The Working Man: A Discourse on Neckties

by Rachel Yeomans | July 28th, 2011

By Alan Neff Richard Pryor famously/ruefully said that, “Cocaine is God’s way of telling you you have too much money.” Neckties are the dry-cleaning industry’s solution to my “too-much-money” problem. All you need to know about neckties is that the Ancient Mariner wore one: in his case, it was a dead albatross, the cause of the… Read more…

Working for the Environment One Outfit at a Time

by Rachel Yeomans | November 23rd, 2009

It’s all about “green” right now. You may have received notices from your employer on new recycling bins, shredding policies and turning the lights off in the break room before leaving. Green has also gone to fashion – there have been several designers who now only produce sustainable clothing and stores that proudly tout that… Read more…

Do You Know How to Tie a Tie? Learn Tips & Tricks to Perfect Your Professional Impression

by Rachel Yeomans | October 12th, 2009

Male workers, male students, and pretty much all males who have had to wear a tie in the past and will have to again in the near future (remember the holidays are coming up) – do you have issues tying your tie? Do you have someone else tie your tie? Or – now be honest… Read more…

Different Ways to Work Your Work Attire. Recycled Tie Turns to Wallet.

by Rachel Yeomans | October 10th, 2009

What do you do with those neckties that you don’t wear anymore or that are a little out of date? Apparently you can make them into wallets! Check out this option sold by Renegade Handmade.

Fashion Seasons Aren’t Just For Women. Baltimore Sun Dishes on Men’s Fall Fashions.

by Rachel Yeomans | September 11th, 2009

Sloane Brown of The Baltimore Sun lends men a helping hand on how to fare this fashion season from the runways to the realities. * * * Let’s face it. Men’s fashion trends aren’t exactly biggies. But, look a little more closely, and you will see that they do exist. Sure, there are the extremes… Read more…

Suit and Tie: Work Attire or Economic Risk?

by Rachel Yeomans | September 11th, 2009

Recently published in New American, Sheikh Hasina, the prime minister of Bangladesh, believes that the suit and tie cost too much money–not in regards to the price tag of the clothing, but rather toward savings on air conditioning. Hasina has ordered male government employees to stop wearing suits, jackets, and ties to save electricity–furthermore shirts… Read more…