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the new 9 – 5

Regardless of what type of industry you work in you want to dress for the role you want not the one you have. I've never admired the fact that my friends in finance are restricted to a very specific type of wardrobe. I love the fact that I work in an industry that allows me to express myself through my wardrobe, whether it's dressed up or dressed down, I am wearing what I want to reflect ...

Wardrobe Staples: Spring Update!

The curve hugging pencil skirt has become quite the staple for me this season, especially a little lace number. It truly might be one of the most versatile pieces in my wardrobe. It’s taken me from work to post work drinks during the week and on weekends, paired with bright sneakers and a tee brunch and shopping, which adds a sporty kick to it, softening the sweetness of the lace. The bright coloring and intricacy ...

Taking It to Great Lengths

Once spring and summer roll around I tend to ditch my jeans or any pants for that matter, for more weather friendly articles of clothing (i.e. shorts, rompers, dresses and skirts) - the main reason for this you ask? Well, it boils down to the brutal fact that I’m in them for far too long during the winter. Yes I know I’ll freeze at the office or at dinner but that’s a risk I’m willing ...

A Closet Must-Have: The Leather Dress

There are few things in life that can bring as much giddy excitement from a group of women than the opportunity to explore racks upon racks of some of the season’s hottest trends, tables lined with drool-worthy heels, areas stacked with bright bags and to top it off, a springy backdrop complete with a photographer there to ensure you look damn good. So, needless to say, when vente-privee invited a few fellow NYC blogging gals and ...

Making An Impossibly Bold Entrance

I naturally gravitate towards bold patterns and bright colors {clearly seen here, here and here!} I have noticed that I especially do so in warmer months {naturally} but I really think it’s because I’m over looking like I belong at a funeral wearing all dark color tones. So with warmer weather here I’ve started working more color into my outfits and for a recent party that boldness was in full effect. I actually went full ...