But before we delve fully into florals and pastel colors only, let's talk about a fail-safe outfit template that I've stumbled upon recently: comfy trousers with a sporty flare topped with a nude trench vest that's warm and versatile for the Spring weather.
If you don't know what "athleisure" means, it's a new word that's been created to mean the fusion of athletic wear and leisure wear. You can also think of it as styles that make your everyday wardrobe more sporty and athletic.
Now, this obviously doesn't apply to the lawyers and business executives out there and their everyday outfits. But for the rest of us in the creative industry, sales and marketing, or smaller office where dresscode is more casual than business, you might be able to get by with it!
Everyone has their go-to outfit on days when they don't want to stand in front of a closet and think. If you have to dress for work 5 days a week, you're probably one of these people. For most of us, the concept of the capsule wardrobe is not new - find what works for you, and stick with it. Whether you've gotten around officially defining what that look is for you, it's never too late to start thinking about it.
Today on Cubicle Chic, I'm sharing with my "template" is, when it comes to something that ALWAYS works for me, Jessica, yours truly. But that's not it. I have 2 other career blogger friends whose styles are just on-point and I absolutely adore. I am sharing what their go-to outfits are with you too! Don't forget to keep scrolling to the bottom...
Sorry I’ve been MIA on the blog for a couple of weeks now… life was kicking my butt with work-work, family business work (which took me to Amsterdam… did you see that on Instagram?), wedding planning, and prepping for all the holiday content that’s coming up. But tis the season of our collective favorite time of the year, aren’t you excited??
I am constantly trying to spruce up my work wardrobe. It’s one of the reasons why I started this blog, which is to share my outfit ideas with all of you and to know what other office dwelling women are wearing.
If you read my post earlier this week on how I conquered my deadly fear in public speaking, you know that I was invited to speak at a fashion conference organized by Poshmark every year in the Fall. It wasn't my first public speaking experience, but certainly the first time to speak in front of HUNDREDS of fashion obsessed ladies. I knew I had to bring my A-game in terms of my outfit.
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Jumpsuits have been trending for a few years now, and all of us probably all have a piece or two hanging in our closet, not getting a lot of love. Jumpsuits are can easily be dressed up or down, depending on how you accessorize the outfit. But the lines are blurred between casual and formal, and therefore creating a perfectly business friendly outfit with a jumpsuit is a bit tricky sometimes.
With the right outerwear, shoes, and accessories, though, here are 3 perfectly reasonable business occasions to be wearing a jumpsuit!
think I was lucky. I didn't start my career in the corporate world until I was 26 because of grad school, so I think I got into the working world a little more matured, and a little more ready. More ready to become, shall we say, a #GirlBoss?
But thrown into the workplace without much experience, the learning curve was steep, and the growing pain was real. Like my manager told me on the day I started, "Be ready to drink from the fire hose." She was not exaggerating....
Last week we talked about how to stay graceful and chic when traveling through airports. Staying along the same line of traveling, and more specifically, traveling for business, I want to talk about one of the easiest Staying along the same line of traveling, and more specifically, traveling for business, I want to talk about one of the easiest piece to get in and out of when you're getting ready for business meetings!
Psst... this ASOS piece is STILL AVAILABLE AND 50% off now!!! GET IT BEFORE IT RUNS OUT!!
Black, white, nudes, gray, and monochromatic color combination is typical for women's workwear collection because they're season-less. But once in a while, I give into the temptation of something that's a bit funky, a bit different, and a bit..dare I say, colorful!
This blazer I bought from Nordstrom, and it's the brand Halogen, which is Nordstrom's own creation. I love the fit, the color, and length, and the material. It's really the perfect piece!
Hello. My name is Jessica, and I'm addicted to sunglasses.
I'd like to thin a lot of you can relate. It also doesn't make it easier that I live in sunny Southern California, and I'm in my car a lot and whenever I drive, I have to have my shades on. Over the years, I've collected many, and I mean many sunglasses, mostly of the designer breed.