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.
There was a time when it felt like all I posted were purple suits, so I consciously made an effort to move away — but I also think they got less common. Jones New York is bringing them back in a big way this fall with this gorgeous, bright purple suit, which is part of their Big Deal sale: 30% off the entire site, plus free shipping. I think all of the pieces would get a lot of wear as separates, and — for the right woman — they’ll make a great suit as well. The jacket (Long Sleeve Ruffle Front Jacket) is $103 (was $149), the dress (Sleeveless Belted Dress) is $90 (was $129); the skirt (Seamed A-line Boot Skirt) is $62 (was $89), and the pants (not pictured: Slim Pant with Pocket) are $62 (were $89).
There are so many cute things in the sale section (also 30% off) that I’ll do a mini-roundup after the suit pics… [Read more...]