The scooped neckline is flattering, while the pleats from the empire waist strikes us as new — it almost seems like a modern rendition of a Joan dress on Mad Men.
Today we’re liking this basic black peep toe from Taryn Rose, which has great comfort ratings at Zappos. We like that the heel is under 3″, and that the shoe comes with arch support. The fact that it’s on sale doesn’t hurt — it was $475, now $299.25. Taryn Rose – Fierce (Black Nappa) – … Read More about Coffee Break: Taryn Rose Fierce
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Today we’re loving this East Coast professor vibe — the collared shirt, the cardigan, the blazer — fabulous. We particularly like the lightweight wool blazer — it’s classic but hip with a slight horizontal weave. It’s $198 at Brooks Brothers, … Read More about Tuesday’s TPS Report: Lightweight Wool Jacket
I know that many readers of this blog are outdoor exercisers — runners, bikers, and walkers. If you’re like me, you worry about things from a safety perspective. (Warning: morbid thoughts comin’ up.) On the one hand, you want your ID on you in case you’re hit by a car or otherwise incapacitated — but … Read More about Coffee Break: RoadID WristID Elite
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Apparently, this morning I am channeling Rachel Zoe, because upon seeing this dress my first response was: “I’m dying!” LOVE the gray and black monochrome look, love the not-quite-a-grid grid, love the silk trim, and love that it’s otherwise wool-crepe. … Read More about Splurge Monday’s TPS Report: Vionnet Wool-crepe dress
This weekend, we’re loving this great L.A.M.B. hobo (part of the Anniversary Sale at Nordstrom).
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 WSJ wonders if designer sunglasses are worth the price. – WSJ’s The Juggle reports that academia … Read More about Weekly News Update
Today, we’re liking this simple cardigan — we like the range of colors offered, the three-quarter-length sleeves, and the floral appliques on the shoulder.
We’re liking this great shoulder bag from Monserat de Lucca. We like the braided detail, the multiple pockets (both outside and in), the two optional handles, and the gorgeous, lovely color. It’s $297 at Bluefly (was $495). Monserat de Lucca grey leather ‘Trenza’ braid detail shoulder bag
2019 Update: We still stand by this discussion of how to get over a mistake at the office — but you may also want to check out our more recent discussion of how to recover from the biggest mistake you’ve made at work. Reader K has a question about recovering from a big mistake at … Read More about Whoopsies: How to Get Over a Mistake at the Office
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. We’re in a pencil skirt kind of mood today, and we’re loving this on-trend skirt from J.Crew — florals continue to be everywhere, and we like the lovely pattern on this (inspired by “a vintage scarf the designers fell in … Read More about Thursday’s TPS Report: Canterbury bells pencil skirt
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. Love, love, love this … Read More about Suit of the Week: Donna Karan