While doing our round-up of knee-high boots, I was struck by how things have changed in such a short time — when I first started this blog, knee-high boots were still pretty scandalous, and over-the-knee boots (or OTK boots) were completely, totally risqué. Cut to today, and they’re EVERYWHERE — flat versions, high-heeled versions, on … Read More about Over-the-Knee Boots at the Office?
Which Trends Are You Totally Sick Of?
2019 Update: Check out our latest discussion on the 2019 fashion trends we hate. There was a lot of interesting discussion on the weekend open thread about the wedge sneakers — it feels great to know I’m not the only one who isn’t totally on board with them. I thought today we might have a … Read More about Which Trends Are You Totally Sick Of?
What Trend Are You Totally Sick Of?
2016 Update: Check out our latest discussion on trends to NOT wear to work, here. I thought a fun conversation today might be about trends — specifically, about which trends you’re completely, totally, “why won’t it go away?” over. Obviously, there are a ton of trends that filter through to business clothes — neon accessories … Read More about What Trend Are You Totally Sick Of?
Open Thread: What Makes Outfits Look Dated?
What makes outfits look dated? If you invest in a good working wardrobe, the idea is that it should last you for a long time — and it’s disappointing when they immediately signify to other women “I bought this 5 years ago.” So I thought a fun topic for discussion would be thus: what dates … Read More about Open Thread: What Makes Outfits Look Dated?
Open Thread: Design No-nos for Women’s Workwear
Update: This is still a fun discussion on design no-nos for women’s workwear — but if you want to see our current thoughts on design mistakes for workwear, click here! Wondering what we LOVE? Take a look at our wardrobe essentials for work! Far too frequently, I see a garment that makes me want to … Read More about Open Thread: Design No-nos for Women’s Workwear