A Quick Way to Understand the Basics of Any Style Topic

Commandress Style Rules are meant to be thorough, but not exhaustive. As with any skill, once you’ve mastered the basic rules you will be better prepared to develop your own approach – and style.

Professional, Smart & Chic – Five Pairs of Earrings for the Office

Freshwater Square Pearl Earrings - professional earrings to wear to work office

A work-appropriate look you can get excited.  It’s time for an earring round-up! I’ve been admiring a lot of lovely and work-appropriate earrings recently – today’s post features five of my favorites. But before we get to the fun stuff, here are the Commandress Style Rules about earrings for the office: (1) If you find yourself […]

How to Wear Floral Prints to Work – 15 Easy Rules for Getting It Right

Loeffler Randall Tamsin Printed Pumps - dark floral - Tasmin Classic Floral Pump - collaboration with Tucker floral print

Commandress Style Rules are a quick way to understand the basics of any style topic. As with any skill, once you’ve mastered the basic rules you will be better prepared to develop your own approach – and style. If you’re a regular Commandress reader, you already know that one of my favorite topics is how to […]

What You Need to Know About Power Poses – Body Language Can Change Your Mind . . . And Your Life

Power Poses - Wonder Woman - Lynda Carter - Amy Cuddy

Are you familiar with Power Poses? They’re on my mind for a couple reasons today: 1)  This fantastic image of Peggy Olson, which I featured in yesterday’s Mad Men Monday, is a classic Power Pose. This boss lady is here to get stuff done. Now. And you will be helping her do it. Does Peggy’s […]