Where In The World Are The Directrice and The Photographer?

We are away! Now a couple of photos that will: (1) allow you to see the sleevey side of the dress, which is not as flattering as the sleeveless side, but is very interesting and (2) provide additional clues — atmospheric clues — about our location. Perhaps a photo without me in the way would … Read moreWhere In The World Are The Directrice and The Photographer?

The Workaday Suit Returns with a Twist

  I have a number of goals for this blog: to encourage creativity and self-expression in dressing for work; to bring elegance and joie de vivre into the workplace; to develop confidence in selecting clothes and putting together outfits, and; to optimize, or get the most out of everything in, one’s closet. It occurs to … Read moreThe Workaday Suit Returns with a Twist

No Capes?

  I have a number of black dresses . . . but they are all different. Very, very different. * Edna Mode delivered her edict, accompanied by a cautionary montage of cape-related mishaps, in The Incredibles. Dress: J.W.Anderson; Shoes: Tory Burch; Bag: Kate Spade

The Last Sweater of Substance (Four of Four)

  The last Sweater of Substance is very substantial, but not entirely worky. It’s my cozy poet sweater that I wear on the weekends and occasionally for casual Friday when the weather is very cold.   Sweater: Vince; Striped turtleneck: JCrew; Khakis: Banana Reublic; Watch: TechnoMarine; Blouse; A.P.C.; Cords: Talbots   * It is a … Read moreThe Last Sweater of Substance (Four of Four)