Something on your mind? Chat about it here. 6pm has a lot of party dresses on sale today — lots of ones marked 75% off, and lots of recognizable brands like Tahari, Donna Ricco, Suzi Chin, and more. I like this sparkle chiffon party dress from Tahari — looks like a great basic, and I … Read More about Weekend Open Thread
Archives for November 2012
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Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. The Limited has a bunch of discounts today that are worth taking a look if you’re a fan — 70% off coats, 40% off dresses and, today, an extra 25% off markdowns. This marked-down tank is definitely on the simple … Read More about Frugal Friday’s TPS Report: Woven-Trim Tank
I first saw this bag at the Shopbop sale last week, in an almost glowing green and navy crinkled metallic leather — and thought, it’s nice, but for $1900 I can’t recommend that as a “sale” item (even though you could have gotten up to 35% off on it with the sale they were having … Read More about Coffee Break – Ebenezer Leather Shoulder Bag
How much do you spend on bags? After our discussion on Tuesday regarding whether a reader should spend $2100 on a bag that she was different from what she normally carried, reader E wrote in with this comment: After reading your post yesterday regarding expensive, professional bags, I wonder who out there can afford such … Read More about How Much Do You Spend On Bags?
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. I don’t know if this is a new thing from DvF — a cotton t-shirt emblazoned with one of her vintage prints — but I really like the idea of it. Yes, I kind of wish it were silk or … Read More about Thursday’s TPS Report: Falling Stones Tee
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. Readers continually … Read More about Suit of the Week: Pendleton
Who manages the money in your house — you? your partner? everyone? This came up recently with a friend, and I thought it might be an interesting open thread. For those of you without a partner, do you want to stay in charge of your finances — or will you be happy to give that … Read More about Tales from the Wallet: Who Manages the Money In Your House?
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. This silk/cashmere sweater caught my eye in green last week, striking me as a more lux version of the Vince Camuto wrap top I posted a few weeks ago. Obviously, there are differences — a much higher neckline, and this … Read More about Wednesday’s TPS Report: Shawl Collar Sweater
I love the look of these cheetah pumps from MICHAEL Michael Kors — there’s also a black snake version that’s quite nice (albeit a bit more subtle than, you know, cheetah). A sale never hurts, either: these were $160, but are now marked $99-$109 at Zappos today. MICHAEL Michael Kors – Cynthia Pump (Cheetah) – … Read More about Coffee Break – Cynthia Pump
Which are the great, professional, useful totes? If you always carry around a ton of stuff, should you downsize to look more professional? Reader A is about to make her first “really expensive purse purchase” and needs advice… First: congrats on making your first really expensive purse purchase — it looks like there are a … Read More about The Bag Lady Reconsiders… How to Choose Wisely When Purchasing a Work Bag
With Thanksgiving out of the way, it is officially holiday party season — which means that it’s time to perfect your desk-to-dinner shuffle, if you haven’t already. For me, separates have always been the way to go — that way you don’t have to change your entire wardrobe before you go out after work, and … Read More about Sponsored Post: Go Desk to Dinner with Ann Taylor