Happy Almost 2017! We realize that many of you may not have time to click on all (or maybe any) of the links in each week’s Weekly News Update, so we’ve gathered some of the most notable stories that we highlighted during the past year, organized by topic. Readers: Tell us some of your favorite news stories that … Read More about News Roundup for 2016
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According to Google Analytics, these are some of our top posts from 2016: 30 Workwear Brands You Probably Haven’t Tried Professional Tote Bags for Work Style Tips for Busty Women Plus Size Suits, Petite Suits, and Tall Suits “Dry Clean Only” Clothes and How to Wash Them Going Out Clothes After 25 Suits for Women: … Read More about Top Posts of 2016
2016 was a great year for women’s suits — these are some of my favorites from our weekly roundup. (Each picture links back to the original post… and of course, don’t forget to check out The Corporette Guide to Basic Women’s Suiting (recently updated!).) Here are links to our favorite women’s suits from 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2010. … Read More about Favorite Suits of 2016
Like our workwear recommendations, we recommend one accessory appropriate for the office on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday. On Mondays I try to pick a budget-friendly piece, and the price rises on Tuesday and Thursday. I generally try to include one shoe and one bag each week, but the third item varies — we’ve done watches, wallets, … Read More about Favorite Accessories for Work 2016
2019 Update: Gearing up for the Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale? Keep an eye on this page to check out all of our workwear advice when it starts — and sign up for our newsletter to get our workwear picks by email when the sale starts! The below content concerns the 2017 Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale. Oooh: the … Read More about Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale 2016: Workwear & Beyond
Oooh — lots of great after-Christmas sales going on right now, for workwear and beyond — what are your favorite finds? Here are 20 great sales, with my favorite six in bold. Pictured. 6pm.com – After Christmas Clearance! Everything STARTS at 60% off MSRP. Featured sales include UGG, Coach, Frye, Sperry, Nine West, and more. Ann … Read More about 20 After Christmas Sales of Note — for Workwear & Beyond!
Every weekday here at Corporette, I offer one suggestion for an item that I would wear to work. Sometimes readers love the item, and wow do you guys hate it sometimes. Sometimes *I* love it, sometimes it was just the best I could find given the restraints (for those who haven’t noticed, Monday and Tuesday … Read More about Favorite Workwear Suggestions of 2016
2019 Update: Gearing up for the Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale? Keep an eye on this page to check out all of our workwear advice when it starts — and sign up for our newsletter to get our workwear picks by email when the sale starts! The below content concerns the 2016 Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale. Wow — Nordstrom’s … Read More about Nordstrom’s Half-Yearly Sale JUST STARTED!
Something on your mind? Chat about it here. Who has great New Year’s Eve plans, or other holiday plans requiring awesome outfits? Regale us with your stories — and share what you’re wearing. Even if you’re having a chill night at home or with a few friends at a house party on New Year’s Eve, … Read More about Holiday Weekend Open Thread
Like these posts? Follow us on Twitter or Facebook — this is the edited version of what we’re reading! You can also follow us on Pinterest and Instagram, or via our RSS feed. At The Washington Post, former fashion editor Kerry Folan asks, “Why have black leggings become the uniform of my generation?” SheFinds rounds up some of the … Read More about Weekly News Update
First off, I would not expect this skirt to be bulletproof — I’d expect it to snag and maybe to fit in a very body-conscious way at the beginning of the day. If you’re looking for a $29 skirt that has a bit of fun with fringe like this, though, this is a great one to consider. For … Read More about Frugal Friday’s Workwear Report: Fringe Knit Midi Skirt
Holiday travel is coming up — buckle up for cancellations, annoyances, and more. A backpack can make travel that much easier if you’re schlepping with a lot of other stuff — it’s certainly ergonomically better. This simple, chic bag from Tumi is $295 at Nordstrom, but do note, there are a lot of colorful floral … Read More about Coffee Break: Voyageur Halle Nylon Backpack