Career Clothing

Can sneakers be worn with office appropriate clothes?

Sneakers are a new staple in women’s wardrobes today. However they would not be appropriate in all office environments even if they are worn with office appropriate clothes. Sneakers with traditional office clothes look stylish and trendy and they can be worn in casual business environments or by creative types in advertising, tech or in…

Read More

Can you wear the big sleeve trend to work?

The big sleeve trend or statement sleeves continues to be a fashion that has some staying power. For the office a blouse with big sleeves can offer coverage to arms and to add drama and interest to the top half of an outfit. A jacket with big sleeves such as one with leg o’ mutton…

Read More

Are colored shoes office appropriate?

Colored shoes might be appropriate in a fashion or creative type office environment but in most offices they pose a distraction. Colored shoes will call attention to your feet instead of you. Neutral color shoes like black, bone, brown or navy look smarter than shoes in bold colors like red, yellow, orange, etc. at work.…

Read More

Are fashions exposing skin appropriate for the workplace?

Exposing skin in the workplace is inappropriate. The workplace is to work not to distract your peers or others at the office or make a fashion statement. Cut out clothing styles are trendy this season but trendy does not work for an office environment. You may get away with trendy styles in the fashion or…

Read More

Are high low hemlines appropriate office attire?

High low hemlines are considered trendy and are not appropriate in a corporate office environment. If you are in a fashion and / or a style career you might be able to get away with a high low hemline if it looks great on you and is tasteful (not too extreme). It would look silly…

Read More