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MIXING IT UP: 10 Items, 11 Looks

With full schedules, end-of-year deadlines, and holiday parties, this time of year can get very busy. That’s why finding a great outfit shouldn’t be stressful and getting dressed should be effortless and fun. I̵...

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The Colorful Evolution of Newswomen’s Attire

Big thanks to one of my favorite Career Girl readers for passing along the Washington Post’s thought-provoking article, “The Colorful Evolution of Newswomen’s Attire.” In it, writer Katherine Boyle cover...

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My Holiday Wish List & Party Looks

It’s the time of year when you start compiling your wish lists for the holidays. As I get older, I find it harder to think about what I want and easier to decide what to give. Gone are the days when every new toy in Toys-...


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The Career Girl Gift Exchange

  It’s the most wonderful time of the year With your boss’s deadline yelling And everyone telling you “get it done dear” It’s the most wonderful time of the year It’s the bus-busiest qua...

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A New Kind of Holiday Sharing — Nail Polish Style!

When you (or perhaps your friend) open up your medicine cabinet, what do you find? If you’re anything like me, it might be Q-Tips, maybe Ibuprofen, different kinds of lotions, and…nail polish. Dozens of bottles of nail poli...

Interview Outfits for Women for Every Job

Recently, we gave you tips and tricks to dress for an interview if you’re the kind of gal who simply hates dressing up. But what about those of us who like wearing dress clothes? We know, we know, you still need to dress ...


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Black Friday: Holiday Style Gift-Giving & Shopping Guide

Hopefully you were able to take advantage of some great early morning Black Friday deals, and if not, don’t worry — there’s still time! Whether you’re recovering from too much turkey or have to go to the...

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Career Girl Shoes That Last!

I can remember the first time I ever threw away a pair of shoes and most other women can, too. It was probably one of those pairs of plastic Barbie or Princess shoes from Walmart that you begged your mom to buy you and they bro...

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1 Item 3 Ways: Jeans for Casual Friday

I believe you should always dress to impress, even on casual Fridays. In a recent post, I stated how I enjoy wearing dresses to work and my usual workwear consists of skirts and dresses. Now on the rare occasion that I do wear...


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3 Simple Ways to Travel in Style

  I have spent the majority of my career living out of a suitcase. At one point I was traveling full time for work and going to grad school part time. I survived. With some trial and error, business travel became second na...