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How to Wear Color in the Office

This spring and summer, bright colorful denim was everywhere. This trend is fun and worthy of a second glance, but can you wear it at the office? The answer may depend on where you work. A fun, creative office environment may encourage the bright, vivid colors. A traditional office? Maybe not. Well, this week I... Read more »

How to Accessorize a Basic Black Tee

Choose diamonds, gold, or sterling silver accessories for a classic look.
More than likely, you can get away with wearing basic tees at the office. You just need to dress them up a little, make them look a little nicer than a plain tee. Accessories are the perfect way to do so. Check out these pics for 4 different ways to accessorize a basic black tee!... Read more »

How to Choose the Perfect Flat

You might think that choosing a good, comfortable flat would be simple. You might think that all flat shoes are comfortable. You might think you can skimp on your flats. You’d be wrong. Finding the perfect flat is actually one of the hardest things to do. In fact, the wrong flat can leave you blistered... Read more »
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How to Wear Sequins in the Office

How to Wear Sequins in the Office
Do you wear sequins to the office? I’m a fan of sequins, but growing up in dance, I hesitate to wear them much these days. It’s funny, though, because they still have a place in my heart. I have a few sequin pieces in my closet, and I like to be able to wear them... Read more »

How to Wear Multiple Patterns in the Office

How to Wear Multiple Patterns in the Office
Mixing patterns is a popular trend, but if not done correctly, it can leave you looking a hot mess. Today, we are going to look at a couple of easy tips for mixing patterns! I wrote a series of posts on my personal blog about mixing patterns, but today, I wanted to give you a couple of... Read more »

How to Wear a Maxi Skirt to Work

How to Wear a Maxi Skirt to Work
There are days when you barely feel like getting dressed for work, but you still need to look pulled together. For me, a maxi skirt is the perfect solution. It’s long and comfortable and can be dressed up for work. To dress up your maxi skirt for work, first lose the flops or sandals. Flops... Read more »
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