Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Happy Monday! For today’s splurge, we’re liking this sophisticated gray blazer from Michael Kors, with some really interesting detailing on the sleeves. We like a short-sleeve jacket for days where it’s ridiculously hot but you still need to cover your … Read More about Splurge Monday’s TPS Report: Origami Jacket
Something on your mind? Chat about it here. Pictured: Our weekend recommendation is this amazing sandal from Franco Sarto. No, the sandal does not look like a lot in the picture — but we couldn’t take our eyes off it at Nordstrom the other day. We love the very of-the-moment look, as well as the … Read More about Weekend Open Thread
Liking these posts? Follow us on Twitter or fan us on Facebook — this is the edited version of what we’re reading! (We also Tweet if we hear about a good sale.) – As we may have mentioned, we’re doing an event series with AK Anne Klein and InStyle. We’ll be in New Jersey this … Read More about Weekly News Update
We forget where we saw these featured, but we love the look. Closed toe, mild platform (we think totally acceptable for the office), and interesting colors including slate gray (pictured), denim blue, or sesame. The fact that it’s from a brand that’s known for comfort doesn’t hurt in the least. It’s $109 at Zappos in … Read More about Coffee Break: Luciana Sling
Today, reader J has an interesting question that kind of reminds us of David Lat’s first blog, Underneath Their Robes… I’d love to hear what the gals are wearing under all these fabulous dresses and suits. I love my Spanx hide & sleek full slip for wearing under dresses to keep them from clinging, and … Read More about Unmentionables: What are you wearing beneath your suit?
This time last year, here’s what was on our minds… T-Shirts and Suits: A Match Made in Heaven How to Keep a Working Wardrobe While Losing Weight How to Wear Stockings How to Dress If You’re Busty and On a Budget
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. Happy Wednesday! Today we’re … Read More about Suit of the Week
A young lawyer belatedly realized she had body odor, and worried that her colleagues might view her as less polished or professional.
We’re liking this great black and blue silk/cashmere scarf from Ann Taylor. We love the colors, as well as the fabric blend — and we like that the fringe at the ends is minimal. It’s $58 at AnnTaylor.com. Abstract Print Luxe Scarf (L-0)
Oh. My. Goodness. A commenter mentioned this a few days ago, and we had to pass along: According to AOL’s Stylist, L’Oreal will be removing Shu Uemura from all U.S. stores by the end of 2010 — meaning our beloved eyelash curler will now be much harder to come by. We haven’t found anything better … Read More about Beauty Friday: Shu Uemura Eyelash Curler
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. We like this cool white top from BB Dakota, with just enough detailing to make it really interesting. We like the knotted bits at the scoopneck; we also like loose fit of it — we’d wear it tucked into a … Read More about Bargain Friday’s TPS Report: BB Dakota Daphne Top
2016 Update: We still stand by this advice on which professional organizations to join (and the advice nuggets in the comments are awesome!) but you may also want to check out our newer discussion with tips on finding and joining professional organizations. Today, reader D wonders which professional organizations to join for the biggest bang for … Read More about Members Only: Which Professional Organizations to Join?