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An Outfit for Business Casual or Just Business

“Business Casual” means different things in different offices.  In my Hill office, it meant no jeans, ever.  When I worked at the court, it meant jeans but only with a jacket.  And on campaigns, it means searching a hotel room dresser for a clean candidate t-shirt.  So today’s outfit vacillates from business casual to dressy depending on your office.

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Style + Casual Fridays, + Work

Monday Outfit: Bold Business Casual

Over the past few weeks, I’ve received a number of comments, e-mails and Instagram messages from women looking for business casual attire.  From tech industry workers who will never need suits to Hill staffers looking to dress down on trips to the district, a lot of you are looking for stylish, casual looks.  And today’s outfit mixes bold pants with a basic top for a …

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Style + Casual Fridays, + Work

Business Casual Meets Fall Transition

I know it’s not even August, but it’s time to start thinking about outfits that transition from summer-to-fall.  Why?  Because the new arrivals are about to be filled with blazers, boots, and sweaters.  So here is an outfit that mixes summer and fall pieces to create a business casual outfit with punch.

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Style + Work

Summer Bags: A Sleek Backpack

Backpacks: a controversial subject for some, a must-have for others.  While backpacks aren’t for me, I know what I like to see in a backpack.  Something simple, something sleek, something with room for essentials plus a bit more.  And this backpack checks all of those boxes.

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