For busy working women, the suit is often the easiest outfit to throw on in the morning. In general, this feature is not about interview suits for women, which should be as classic and basic as you get — instead, this feature is about the slightly different suit that is fashionable, yet professional.
I’m loving the look of the cascading ruffle on the jacket of this stretch wool suit from Classiques Entier — it looks feminine but not overly fussy, and it seems to flow naturally from the lapels (which is different than some similar jackets on the market right now). The whole suit is highly rated, and — as part of the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale (see my other roundups of the sale here and here), it’s on a pretty great discount until the sale ends on August 5. The jacket (Classiques Entier® Cascade Front Stretch Wool Jacket) is now $165.90, but after the sale it will be $248, and the skirt (Classiques Entier® Stretch Wool Skirt) is currently $104.90, but after the sale it will be $158. Readers, what do you think of the new ruffles we’re seeing on suits lately? Too froufrou or do you like? [Read more…]