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Ladies, It’s Time to Suit Up!

Earlier this year, a reader sent me a photo of a U.S. Senator wearing thigh-high boots and a mini-dress, and asked if I thought she was dressed appropriately.  Her contention was that the outfit was too sexy, but that wasn’t my complaint.  For me, sexiness is not a woman’s primary dress code concern, it’s informality.

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MM. LaFleur’s Under-$150 Pieces

When I discovered MM.LaFleur six years ago, I knew it was going to be big.  Stylish, well-made clothing for professional women was a game changer for those of us tired of J.Crew.  But the pieces were pricey — worth it — but the kind of “investments” that can strain the budget.  So I’m so glad that MM. has been working on more affordable pieces.

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The Work Edit: Bring on the Spring(ish) Pleats

Even though there’s almost two-feet of snow in my front yard, it’s time to start thinking about the winter-to-spring transition.  Pairing sweaters with springier pieces is a great way to blend the two seasons together.  Here is a great outfit to get you through until the weather actually warms.

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