What do you think makes outfits, hair or makeup look dated?
What do you think makes a work outfit look frumpy? What are your best tips on how not to look dowdy at work?
How do you cultivate a style instead of merely following trends?
2021 Update: We still stand by this advice below, but you can also check out our more recent discussion on how to avoid professional frump. We got this reader mail a little while ago, and it seems appropriate in light of the response to this morning’s cardi set (wow, you guys did NOT like that). … Read More about Some Thoughts on Frump