These 3.5″ heels from Stuart Weitzman look great — simple, classic shape, with a pointed toe (trendy) but not SO pointed that they’ll be out when almond toes come back into vogue. These beige “adobe” heels (pictured) are $355 at Zappos; they also come in black patent; Stuart Weitzman has a few more colors in … Read More about Coffee Break: Power Pumps
Archives for April 2015
2018 Update: We stand by this advice for what to wear to a work-related golf event — you may also want to check out some of our other advice on what to wear to summer associate events and other team-building exercises like sailing, company picnics, and more. If you have a golf outing for work coming … Read More about What to Wear to a Work-Related Golf Event
This is a sponsored post, but written by your usual friendly blogger, Kat Griffin. I don’t know about you ladies, but I’ve been disappointed in some of the online bouquets I’ve ordered for others recently. They all seem just kind of… middling. The bouquets are small, the flowers are boring, and the main way to pick … Read More about Sponsored: Celebrate Mother’s Day with Luxury Flowers from FTD
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Brooks Brothers has a number of cute things on sale for under $99 (lots under $50!) in their sale section right now. I like this silk georgette blouse in a soft, muted check print. It’s available in sizes 0-16, marked … Read More about Thursday’s TPS Report: Silk Check Print Blouse
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. We all … Read More about Suit of the Week: Reiss
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. I’m more a fan of the classic sheath myself, but the popularity of the fit and flare dress is holding strong. This machine-washable one from Marc New York looks great — I like the seaming, the ladylike hemline (so many … Read More about Wednesday’s TPS Report: Woven Fit and Flare Dress
2018 Update: Looking for a Dagne Dover tote review? Check out our latest thoughts in this post. Looking for other options? Check out our roundup of the best tote bags for work. The team at Dagne Dover was kind enough to send me this bag recently and it really is stunning in person — a bright, … Read More about Coffee Break: The Tote
2017 Update: We still stand by this advice on when is it time to stop wearing tights to work — links have also been updated below. You may also want to check out our most recent roundup of Sleek Strappy Pumps for the Office if you are searching for the perfect shoes to wear with … Read More about When Is It Time to Stop Wearing Tights and Boots?
Thank you to everyone who entered the Of Mercer giveaway — the contest is now closed, and the winner has been contacted. To everyone who DIDN’T win, note that the brand is offering a 1-week discount, exclusively to Corporette readers. The discount code is CORPORETTE and will expire May 5th.
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. I love the colors on this cotton poplin blouse from Agnes B — and I like the fact that it looks and feels very different than a lot of what’s out there right now. It isn’t drapey, it isn’t floral, … Read More about Tuesday’s TPS Report: ‘Erin’ Cotton Poplin Shirt
I was Googling something the other day and found this recommended by a travel blogger as one of her must-haves: an interesting scarf that has a pocket designed for your passport. Clever — and a heckuva lot prettier than some of the other things designed to hide your valuables. The Etsy seller has a ton of similar items … Read More about Coffee Break: Canterbury Scarf with Hidden Pocket
Hi guys — I just thought I’d give everyone a heads-up that we are going live with a new mobile theme for the blog today. I’m still in discussions to do a design refresh in general for the blog, so this will hopefully be a temporary theme (and we’ll move to a nicer one in … Read More about A New Mobile Theme