Professional, Smart & Chic – Classiques Entier Oceana Print Block Twill Sheath Dress & Serene Cardigan

A work-appropriate work you can get excited about.  Nordstrom has some great new markdowns today, and one of my favorite professional looks comes from from Classiques Entier. The Classiques Entier Oceana Print Block Twill Sheath Dress … [Continue reading]

Rest Your Eyes on This – Kendra Scott Jewelry Holders 20% Off Tonight!

In “Rest Your Eyes on This,” Commandress takes a mini-vacation to spotlight something that is lovely and delightful – regardless of its practicality or its price. Tonight's Girls' Night Out Sale at Kendra Scott is a good one: save 20% on all … [Continue reading]

Professional, Smart & Chic – Under $100 – Coach Gabby Pumps

A work-appropriate look you can get excited about. Here's a lovely pair of midheel pumps on a fantastic sale! The Coach Gabby Pumps in Garnet Suede with snake-embossed trim are on sale at Macy's for $94 (regularly $188). The combination of … [Continue reading]

Professional, Smart & Chic – Tinley Road Marled Grey Asymmetrical Wrap Knit Dress

A work-appropriate look you can get excited about.  Here's a stylish variation of the wrap dress that's just a little slinky - but still appropriately covered up for the office and cooler weather. The Tinley Road Marled Grey Asymmetrical … [Continue reading]

Class It Up – Tasteful & Sophisticated Coats for the Chic Professional

In the Commandress feature Class It Up, contributor Amy (Bergsma) Schwarzenbach draws on her legal industry experience – including some of the mistakes she saw along the way – to share ideas for taking your work wardrobe to the next … [Continue reading]

Eileen Fisher Silk-Cotton Interlock Peplum Jacket, Camisole & Straight Skirt

A work-appropriate look you can get excited about.  When I came across this modern, classic and washable suit, I was not surprised to learn that it's made by Eileen Fisher. It's a magic mix of sharp and wearable. While I'd certainly be … [Continue reading]

Professional, Smart & Chic – UGG Claudine Tall Boots

A work-appropriate look you can get excited about. Today's post is brought to you by the Department of Never Say Never. This is because I never expected to find myself smitten by a pair of UGG boots - much less a pair of UGG boots that you can … [Continue reading]

Professional, Smart & Chic – Under $100 – Pendleton Cynthia Knit Floral Dress

A work-appropriate look you can get excited about. Pendleton has a very nice selection of professional dresses on sale right now, and this chic Pendleton Cynthia Knit Floral Dress is my favorite. I love the dress' asymmetrical neckline, … [Continue reading]

Professional, Smart & Chic – Under $100 – Topshop Jitter Studded Kitten Heel Pump

A work-appropriate look you can get excited about.  When I think of the trendy British retailer Topshop, practical work shoes are not one of the first (or even twentieth) things that come to mind. But this Topshop Jitter Studded Kitten Heel Pump … [Continue reading]

Rest Your Eyes on This – Under $100 – Hobo Iridescent Stripe Britt Cosmetics Case

In “Rest Your Eyes on This,” Commandress takes a mini-vacation to spotlight something that is lovely and delightful – regardless of its practicality or its price. One of the reasons that I always enjoy checking out Lord & Taylor's Fifth Avenue … [Continue reading]