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White After Labor Day: History and the 10 White Pieces You Should Wear All Year

It’s common knowledge for fashionable women in America that “white after Labor Day” is a fashion faux pas. But why? Have you ever wondered where that rule came from? I did a little research and found the answe...

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4 Tips to Find the Perfect Pencil Skirt

  Every Career Girl needs a perfect pencil skirt in her wardrobe. It’s the perfect piece for the office and can be dressed up or down depending on your style. Finding the perfect pencil skirt can be a challenge so he...

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The Fall Boot Guide for Women with Wide Calves

For much of the country, it’s back to school time, and what does back to school time mean? It’s officially becoming fall. And with fall weather comes fall fashion. And while, each year, I get excited about fall fash...


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3 Tips to Prepare for the First Day of Work

I consider myself an excellent planner, whether it means crafting endless to-do lists or preparing for an event. I love to know – make that desperately need to know – exactly what to wear and what to carry in my handbag to ...

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How to Wear Pastels for Fall

I know what you’re thinking, “Pastels for fall?” Absolutely! Many think pastels are only meant for summer and spring but you can definitely wear pastels in the fall. Incorporate this look into your fall wardro...

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Modern Tweed

Left to Right:  1)  Tweed Top – Sea New York, Pants – The Row, Shoes – J.Crew, Clutch – Tory Burch 2)  Blouse – Victoria Beckham, Tweed Skirt – Tory Burch, Bag – Givenchy, Shoes R...


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New Job and No Money? Wardrobe Tips For the Not-Yet-Earning

Right out of college, I got my first big-girl job. Up until this point, I went to work in, really, whatever I happened to have in my wardrobe. As a college student, this included a lot of slightly-too-small thrift store tees, m...

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Fall into Fashion: 6 Splurge Worthy Pieces for Fall

I can’t believe that fall is just around the corner, its seems like summer just started. Although I refuse to believe that summer is almost over, I’m definitely preparing for my fall splurges. Fall is a perfect time...

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1 Item 3 Ways: The White Blazer

Summer is the perfect time to incorporate the white blazer into your wardrobe. Think of it as a fresh, office-friendly accessory to add to any look. Add a white blazer to a dress for a sophisticated look, or throw it on with so...


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3 Must-Have Transition Jackets

Left to Right:  1)  Jacket – Aaiko, Jeans – Current Elliott, T-Shirt – Zadig & Voltaire, Shoes – Valentino 2) Jacket – Hollister, Dress – Zara, Shoes – Christian Louboutin 3) Jack...