We’re getting a lot of questions from readers about this article at Above the Law. For example, from one reader: I am a 2L at law school and about to start as a summer associate at a law firm in Washington, D.C. There was an article on Above the Law about an event in Chicago … Read More about What Not to Wear, Chicago Bar Style
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Reader P writes in to recommend this silk top from Nanette Lepore, which, she notes, “works in so many ways and perfect on an hour-glass figure.” We like it also (particularly the combo of silk and stud detailing), but the … Read More about Tuesday’s TPS Report: Whip It Silk Top
A reader tipped us off to the lovely Gorjana line a while ago, and for today’s coffee break we are loving this simple ring. It’s delicate and interesting, yet won’t get snagged on clothing. We also like that it doesn’t have the recognizability of the Elsa Peretta line from Tiffany’s — it’s just a streamlined, … Read More about Coffee Break: Gorjana Croix Ring
2017 Update: We still stand by this advice about overachieving women who drink too much, but you may also want to check out our more recent discussion of women lawyers and drinking. As we mentioned on Friday, we’ve been curious about the recent story on Gothamist, “Overachieving Women Will Drink You Under the Table,” in … Read More about Overachieving Women Who Drink Too Much
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.