My Power Pose

A Work Lifestyle Fashion Blog

Archive for October, 2015

Workwear in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing

I love the idea of a uniform – a streamlined yet interesting mix of items that you both look and feel good in and can throw on in a moment…that is truly the work wardrobe¬†dream to me. Often my go-to look for work is a dress with some sort of jacket, but on my recent … Continue Reading →

What to wear: the Dress for Any Occasion

This dress wins the prize for the most versatile and least expensive piece in my work wardrobe. I’m traveling for work in Singapore and today I have a conference, an afternoon meeting, a cocktail reception and a dinner. For the conference and meeting I’ll throw this jacket over the dress, then remove for cocktails and … Continue Reading →

What to Wear: the Fall Suit

Suits are an inevitability in my line of work. Meeting with folks in more formal businesses or cultures (think finance or Asia) they are a must. But that doesn’t mean they have to be boring. I love these wide-legged trousers (seen here and here) and pairing them with a dark-patterned silk top makes them feel … Continue Reading →