Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Bloomingdale’s is having some good sales right now, including this great skirt from Lafayette 148 New York. Two points we like about the print: it will conceal any wrinkles in the linen, yet it’s kept from being *too* busy by … Read More about Wednesday’s TPS Report: Crescent-Print Linen Paper Bag Skirt
Feel free to tell me I’ve been watching too much Mad Men, but I love the idea of a long medallion locket. Love the intricate design on this one, love the rose gold, and can totally see it being great with a simple black turtleneck, or perhaps a more layered look with a draped cardigan. … Read More about Coffee Break: Medallion Locket
2018 Update: We still love this discussion on whether you should belt your pants at work, but you may also want to check out our recent discussions on how to wear belts with skirts, as well as some of our recently recommended belts. Reader R wonders about belts… Can you do a post on belts? Specifically … Read More about To Belt, or Not to Belt?
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. The clearance sale at Brooks Brothers is on, including this simple purple shift, made from New Zealander wool (woven by Loro Piana) and lined in Bemberg. Love it with the brooch, as styled here; it also would be great with … Read More about Tuesday’s TPS Report: Wool Fine Twill Cap Sleeve Dress
We’re liking these comfortable flats from Dr. Scholl — heralded by a number of readers in this post as being super comfortable. We like the slight point to the toe, the circular buckle, and the number of different colors available — our favorites are these bronze ones (on sale for $56.70), but Zappos also has … Read More about Coffee Break: Dr. Scholl’s Graduate
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. This fine Monday morning, we’re digging this simple shift dress — love the bold colors and abstract geometric pattern; also love the fact that it’s silk and fully lined. We’d pair it with a black blazer for the office, and … Read More about Splurge Monday’s TPS Report: Shift Dress
Haaappy weekend! Something on your mind? Chat about it here. This weekend, our object of lust is this fabulous leather jacket. That green! That cut! Also love the long cuff at the end, as styled here. It’s <gulp> $695 at ShopBop (which, elsewhere, has prices up to 70% off). Alphie Leather Jacket
Liking these posts? Follow us on Twitter or like us on Facebook — this is the edited version of what we’re reading! (We also Tweet if we hear about a good sale through our CorporetteDeals Twitter feed.) – The Careerist wondered whether peep toe shoes are appropriate for court — and the discussion continues at … Read More about Weekly News Update
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Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Talbots has some crazy 70% off sales going on, so it can be a great time to stock up. (Be warned: A lot of it is final sale only, so if you’re buying online, know your size!) For example, this … Read More about Bargain Friday’s TPS Report: Faille pencil skirt
Zappos seems to have a ton of designer totes on 25-30% discount today, including this lovely crossbody tote, which strikes us as a very rich looking, and functional bag for toting work papers. It’s 17.25″ wide, 5″ deep, and 12.5″ high — love the dotted lining and the chain detail on the detachable shoulder strap. … Read More about Coffee Break: Indo Tracolla Large Crossbody
Are patent leather pumps appropriate for the office? Can they be the basis of a stylish work outfit? Reader M wonders: I always thought patent leather pumps were an office no-no, but I’ve seen quite a few pairs posted on your site. Under what circumstances are patent leather heels okay to wear in a fairly conservative … Read More about Are Patent Leather Shoes an Option for a Conservative Office?