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Archives for October 2009
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. There are some great sales going on at Ann Taylor Loft right now. For example, take this slightly embellished tee which is final sale (not everything is, though — be careful as they have not clearly delineated which is which.). … Read More about Bargain Friday’s TPS Report: Ann Taylor Loft’s Bow Tie Scoopneck Tee
What should you wear to your five-year grad school reunion? Here’s an emergency email from Reader L, who wonders: I am going to my 5-year law school reunion this weekend (dinner, dancing, etc). First, what should my fella wear–he has a tux, but I think that it’s too much, generally for functions he rocks a … Read More about Another emergency mail: The five year grad school reunion!
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. As someone pointed out on the thread for yesterday’s TPS, there are a ton of good sales right now at Jones New York’s website, including this full skirt. (Pencil skirt-haters, this one’s for you.) We’d wear this skirt with a … Read More about Thursday’s TPS Report: Jones New York’s Zig Zag Stitch Flare Skirt
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, which should be as classic and basic as you get — instead, this feature is about the slightly different suit that is fashionable, yet professional. This week, the tweeds … Read More about Suit of the Week
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. We’re liking the drapy cardigans of the season, but some of the very lightweight ones can look a little too unstructured for the office. That’s why we like this textured cardigan from Jones New York. The camel hair color is … Read More about Wednesday’s TPS Report: Jones New York Open-Front Textured Cardigan
Today’s reader e-mail comes with smoke signals… she’s wondering what to wear to a black-tie dinner at the Waldorf for a benefit. I was just invited to a black-tie dinner at the Waldorf for a benefit my firm supports. Although I have lots of dresses, I’m not sure what is appropriate for a black tie business function. Is a … Read More about What to Wear to a Black-Tie Dinner at the Waldorf for a Benefit
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. We’re loving this ponte knit dress from Trina Turk. The empire waist, the detailing (velvet, silk and bead) on the shoulder, the flattering V-neck, and the ladylike length all strike us as perfect for the office. We like it in … Read More about Tuesday’s TPS Report: Trina Turk’s Statuesque Ponte Knit Dress
Here’s my confession/boast: almost everything I own was bought on sale. My favorite sweater jacket? Tried it on at Bergdorf’s when it cost $430, snapped it up at a winter sale a few months later for $150; then loved it so much I bought another one on HauteLook for $125. I’ve gotten pants from Banana … Read More about How to Get Great Deals on Workwear: 10 Online Shopping Tips
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Wow. We adore this blazer from Bailey 44. The stark white trim around the collar and pockets — the clean lines — the notched collar — great. We’d wear it with cigarette pants or skinny trousers, and maybe add a … Read More about Splurge Monday’s TPS Report: Bailey 44’s “Partners in Crime” Boyfriend Jacket
Something on your mind? Chat about it here. Pictured: Monique Lhuillier for Royal Doulton “Étoile Platinum” Tan Espresso Cup and Saucer Set, available at Macy’s for $90. Deal of the weekend: Sale at Saks! — use code Friends3 at checkout for 25% off at saks.com.
Liking these posts? Follow Corporette on Twitter — this is the edited version of what we’re reading! (We also Tweet if we hear about a good sale.) – You’re welcome, hubs: Jezebel notes that the husbands of educated women live longer. (Pictured: Graduation Cap Cupcake, originally uploaded to Flickr by clevercupcakes.) – The NYT talks … Read More about Weekly Roundup