Something on your mind? Chat about it here. This top from Caslon has a wonderful mix of looking stylish yet cozy too, and it’s only $50 at Nordstrom. I love the thumb holes and the cozy-looking shawl collar that hides a foldaway hood, which is nice as the weather changes. It has 4% spandex for … Read More about Weekend Open Thread
Archives for October 2018
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. Business of Fashion examined how brands like MM.LaFleur, pictured, are helping women find work clothes they actually want to wear. The New York Times considered why Rent the Runway … Read More about Weekly News Update
Our daily workwear reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Happy Friday! If you are looking for great but affordable merino wool cardigan sweaters, you should know that J.Crew Factory has a ton of really cute ones right now. This one is machine washable and only $50 full price. We’re … Read More about Frugal Friday’s Workwear Report: Merino Wool Caryn Cardigan Sweater
The Lo & Sons crossbody has, of course, been around for several years now — but I must say I’ve been reluctant on it, in part because it reminded me of something I carried in my teen years. But I’m warming up! I always trust the team at Lo & Sons to put together a … Read More about Coffee Break: Pearl Crossbody
Even if your least favorite chore is washing dishes or cleaning the house, it’s a good bet that you’d also love to iron your clothes less. (Or maybe ironing is your least favorite chore!) It’s been years since we’ve talked about this — although we’ve more recently discussed how to keep white blouses white, how to wash … Read More about How to Iron Your Clothes Less
Our daily workwear reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Although I don’t know the blogger behind Something Navy (Arielle Charnas) and haven’t met her at any blogger events, I’ve followed her as a fan from time to time. I love her very simple, chic style, which I would say is … Read More about Thursday’s Workwear Report: Slouchy Narrow Lapel Blazer
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. I was … Read More about Suit of the Week: Rebecca Taylor
Travel back in the Corporette® time capsule… Here’s what was on our minds oh so many moons ago. One year ago… Comfortable Workwear for Late Nights The Best Dress Shirts for Women If You’re Busty How Long Do You Spend On Your Hair for Work? The Best Ways to Relax After A Stressful Day How … Read More about Previously, on Corporette…
Update: This dress is in the 2020 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale for $69.90.
I’ve been hearing great things about 1.State, which is sold at Nordstrom, Amazon, and Bloomingdale’s — particularly their shoes. If you’re on the hunt for a really clean, classic-looking pump in suede or leather, then this is definitely one to consider. Pictured is the lovely teal color, and there’s also black, a “fire” red, and a … Read More about Coffee Break: Hedde Pump
We’ve talked a lot about morning routines from a health and sanity perspective — but I don’t think we’ve ever talked about everyone’s morning office routines — particularly about whether people have built any good habits for the morning routine at work, or how they ensure productivity as soon as they get to the office. … Read More about Morning Office Routines – What Do You Do As Soon As You Get to the Office?
Our daily workwear reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. I go back and forth on polka dots — I’m not usually a fan — but if you’re going to wear polka dots, Brooks Brothers is the way to do it. This dress from their Red Fleece Collection has a … Read More about Tuesday’s Workwear Report: Polka-Dot Striped Wool-Blend Dress