2017 Update: We still stand by our advice for what to wear to a big meeting at a casual office, but you may also want to check out The Ultimate Guide to Business Casual for Women. When you work at a company with a casual dress code, how should you step it up for a board meeting — or for … Read More about What to Wear to a Big Meeting at a Casual Office
Something on your mind? Chat about it here. There are all sorts of reasons I shouldn’t like this jean — it’s a skinny pant, it’s ankle length, it’s bright royal blue, and it’s expensiveish — but I can’t help it: I really want a pair. I think they’d look as cute with motorcycle boots and … Read More about Weekend Open Thread
Something on your mind? Chat about it here. I am drooling over a lot of the denim at Madewell, and particularly these wide leg trousers by Alexa Chung for Madewell. They have just the right amount of ’70s vibe to them — you get the laidback feeling without having to set your entire weekend to … Read More about Weekend Open Thread
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Nordstrom has a ton of cute work-appropriate dresses in the $150 and under range right now. We’re really liking this simple black faux wrap dress which, apparently, is almost a “stretchy denim material,” according to the one reviewer (who raved … Read More about Wednesday’s TPS Report: Ruched Cotton Dress
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.) – DesignBoom reports on an office chair designed specifically for women: the Lei, by Monica Forster (pictured). – The WSJ notes the rise … Read More about Weekly Roundup
We stirred up quite a bit of controversy last week when one of our readers asked us what to wear to Sunday brunch at her partner’s house. We suggested trouser jeans and a blazer, raising eyebrows and bringing forth vehement disagreement from some of our readers, who insisted that trouser jeans were not appropriate for … Read More about Poll Results: Jeans Are Often Appropriate… But Perhaps Not To Brunch
We seem to be getting a ton of negative feedback on the reader mail question yesterday, wherein we recommended that our reader wear dark trouser jeans to Sunday brunch at the partner’s house. Although she wrote in to clarify her situation, we were still intrigued by the feedback. As we noted in our original post, … Read More about Poll — Are jeans ever appropriate if you’re in a semi-work situation?