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Archive for July, 2015

What to Wear: Chambray from Office to Weekend

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The chambray shirt is no new item, but it’s a favorite closet staple for good reason – it is incredibly versatile. I recently went to Carmel for a girl’s weekend and made this shirt the centerpiece of my packing. Here are three ways to wear it from office through the weekend. What is your favorite way to wear … Continue Reading →

What to Wear: the White Blazer

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For as much as I’m not a fan of the full suit, I love suiting separates – like this white blazer. White can be such a risk – I seem to be a total magnet for spills and other accidents when I’m wearing it. But particularly in the summer, it’s a risk worth taking. Because … Continue Reading →

Women Crush Wednesday on Not-Skinny-Not-Rich

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One of the best and unanticipated parts about blogging has been the great community of women I’ve discovered. So often in life, it feels like women tend to be pitted against each other, but that has just not been my experience in the blogging world. I recently had the pleasure to meeting Danyelle of the … Continue Reading →

What to Wear: Monochromatic

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One of my first jobs out of college was teaching English to the engineers at the Ferrari factory in Northern Italy. The school I worked for had teachers from all over the world, and there was this amazing teacher from Spain who always wore beautiful monochromatic outfits. She chose colors like red, orange, blue…she looked … Continue Reading →

What to Wear: a Floral Skirt

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I’m generally a pencil skirt person – for work and play – but there’s something sweet about a full skirt. Traveling in Asia especially, I’ve noticed women looking elegant and professional in this sort of silhouette. When paired with a classic statement necklace and sweater, the skirt feels serious enough for work. With frequent events … Continue Reading →

What to Wear: Quitting Your Job

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The importance and delicate nature of leaving a job is often underrated and under discussed. It’s much less sexy than the process of interviewing for and getting a new job (new is always more fun to think about!) but how you handle yourself when leaving a job can have a lasting impact on your life. … Continue Reading →