Fashion Flashback – Paisley Prints for Professional Women

Prince and the Revolution - Around the World in Day

The weekly Commandress feature ‘Fashion Flashback’ by Amy (Bergsma) Schwarzenbach features the author’s 1980s fashion retrospectives as a new way to understand – and inspire – contemporary fashion styles.  What a Difference Six Years Makes! Two Fridays ago, Commandress featured two J.Crew tops with fun, fresh paisley patterns. The tops’ patterns immediately made me nostalgic […]

Professional, Smart & Chic – Stylish Rain Shoes for Looking Good in Bad Weather

Melissa + Karl Lagerfeld Pointed Toe Pumps - Melissama Mary Jane

A work-appropriate look you can get excited about.  Before we get to the truly work-appropriate part, I just ordered the most adorable casual rain shoes by Melissa – a sustainable footwear designer from Brazil. Here’s a picture: How could an ‘Ultragirl’ rain shoe in a Liberty of London print be anything but irresistible? I found a […]

Professional, Smart & Chic – Brooks Brothers Red Fleece and Friends & Family Sale

Brooks Brothers Two-Button Seersucker Jacket pink-blue - brooks brothers red fleece jacket - modern seersucker jacket

A work-appropriate look you can get excited about. I have three exciting updates for Brooks Brothers today. (1) Brooks Brothers’ Friends & Family Sale Today through Saturday, May 11, you can save 25% on most merchandise online and in stores – including sale items – during Brooks Brothers Friends & Family Sale. Use code FNFBB6 at […]