A May Full of Dresses!

I think every day you have an opportunity to learn more about yourself as a person. We change, we evolve, we grow. May brought me once again, a new perspective on my style. I have often wondered what my style […]

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The Sleeveless Dress Controversy

There have been several articles in the news this week about former short-lived Canadian PM Kim Campbell making vocal remarks about her opinion on sleeveless dresses being demeaning to women, at least when placed beside men in suits. She then […]

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Dress for the Job You Want!

I had written a post about this same topic three years ago but I felt it was time to revisit it. Here is a passage from the first post: I can’t imagine you haven’t heard this English idiom. Essentially what […]

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Fun Business Looks

I’m not traditional, by any stretch of imagination. Every day I push the boundaries of fashion in my little world exploring new fabrics, layering and accessorizing. I don’t see professional as being limited to black and grey as most people […]

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Craving Magenta

This is truly the colour of the season for me I am finding it in so many unique shades throughout the thrift stores. When I was a child a friend bought me a shirt this colour and I believe it […]

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A Great Business Suit

To explain professional attire we used to say, “look at what the girls at the bank are wearing” until it became a casual environment. In the last ten years, or as I would call it “the era of yoga pants […]

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Modern Business Wear

My least favourite term is “business casual” as really this could mean a lot of things to different people. For me the typical dress pant, fitted solid colour shirt and blazer makes for one heck of a boring outfit. So […]

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Bringing Back Blazers

In working at a women’s consignment clothing store, one of the most popular items that are brought in for potential consignment are business suits, skirts and blazers. Although there are many cities where businesswear is booming and in high fashion, […]

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What is Appropriate?

There’s something about wearing pastels, pinks and peach tones that makes me feel super girly. I’d have to say I’ve never really been a tomboy, if I can wear heels I will. My outfits effect me very strongly, if it […]

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