Professional, Smart & Chic – Ellen Tracy Mixed Media Sheath Dress

Ellen Tracy Mixed Media Sheath Dress - professional fashion - office style - work dress #commandress

A work-appropriate look you can get excited about.  I first admired this stylish work dress when browsing for items to feature in Mad Men Style (sniff), but the reward for waiting to feature it is that it’s on sale now (albeit sold out in some sizes). I love the abstract floral print and the subtle navy […]

Dear Commandress – How Do I Put Together a Working Woman’s Wardrobe Quickly?

Womens Work Tops for Office

Commandress answers readers’ most vexing fashion & style questions. Today’s Commandress post addresses a very timely reader question about work wardrobe essentials. Bigwigs from corporate headquarters are visiting our branch office for a week this summer. Technically, our dress code is business casual, but we just wear jeans and t-shirts every day. Help! I need […]

Professional, Smart & Chic – Talbots Wave Matelasse Jacket & Sheath Dress

Talbots Wave Matelasse Shawl-Collar Jacket - professional fashion - office style - summer work outfit - business casual blazer #commandress

A work-appropriate look you can get excited about. Is your office wardrobe ready for the summer heat? If you need something new, I love the cool and airy look of this new brocade suiting from Talbots (shown here in Soft Champagne and Sea Lily). Both the jacket and the dress have also received great reviews! […]