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Style + Work

Five Tops/ Five Days: A Pretty, Professional Blouse

Here comes summer.  And I need work attire. I was hoping to take the summer off.  Get in shape.  Work on my yard.  Travel.  Get Thirtyish off of the ground.  But no, I’m a junkie.  And when a female candidate for Mayor of Spokane asked me to work for her campaign, I was powerless to say no.  Is there a rehab for this?

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Style + Work

Five Tops/Five Days: A 100% Silk Shirt

Over the years, a few of you have mentioned a growing frustration with the number of retailers who only sell poly-blend fabrics.  For those who miss real silk, there are few retailers offering 100% silk clothing.  Luckily, Boden has a classic silk shirt in colors and patterns that are sure to please.

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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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