THINGS TO KEEP AT YOUR DESK

Raise of hands, whose pumps gave them blisters when there were no band-aid in sight?! How about ripping off a button of a blouse right around the chest area? Story-of-my-life! It’s situations like these that made turn my drawer into a toolkit. This way, I can attend to any emmergency that comes my way. So I thought, why not share the wisdom? Here are things to keep at your desk at all time. Of course you have your pens & pencils, calculator, blah blah blah – I won’t bore you with the basics, let’s get right into the good stuff:…

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HOW TO WEAR A SWEATER TO WORK

It’s officially ‘sweater weather’, but why does it only need to get cozy at the chalet over the weekend or at home on the couch? Why not be nice and toasty at work? It’s always freezing at the office, so that is THE place you actually want to keep warm. Sure, you can wear a blazer, but between me and you, I still feel cold wearing one of those. Plus, its not always easy to wear a blazer under a coat, then you have to bring the blazer with you, and it just makes a lot of things to carry.…

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FALL FASHION

It’s October and the temperatures finally dropped! Don’t get me wrong, I love summer, but there is something about Fall Fashion that has this ‘je ne sais quoi’. Maybe I’m a little biased since my  b-day falls on Halloween (yes it’s true…BOO!), but clothes don’t lie! I love sweaters & booties, but my all time favortie piece of clothing for Fall is a structured coat. It simply elevates any look & makes it look rich, elegant & much more put together. In line with the current trends, I did a round up of transitional Fall Fashion coats you will love…

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DECOMPRESSING AFTER WORK

It’s no secret that in today’s world, we’re connected 24/7 and even when we leave work, we haven’t really left. We have our cell phones, our work cell phone, our laptops & our work laptops and we’re constantly working or thinking about work, be it on the weekday evenings or  on the weekend. The results? Plain and simple: mental checkout (can I get a hollar ladies?) Here are a few things to outline the importance of decompressing after work. When you’re working round the clock,  your brain simply gets tired. You start making mistakes, you slow down & miss deadlines,…

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HOW TO WEAR TRENDS AT WORK

So you caught the latest runway show and you likely thought to yourself: “Yup, that’s what I’ll wear to work tomorrow”- NOT! Well, as inspirational as runway show are, they are certainly not conceived for work! That doesn’t mean you cannot pull off those same trends in an office-friendly look. In this blog post, I wanted to show you  how to wear trends at work! It’s simpler than you think ladies. All you really need to do is find a more subtle variation of a trend you saw on the runway. This way you can turn your look into an…

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OFFICE FASHION

Working chix rejoice: a huge trend of Fall 2017 is…dromroll please: suiting! From Celine to Victoria Beckham – designers are loving suits. What does this mean? Being stylish at work & winning at office fashion has never been more simple! Not to mention versatile, since you can swap the blazer or pant with other pieces, creating multiple outfits. One of the most prevelent trends in suiting are checks, so I went for a hunt! It wasn’t a long one to be honest, b/c I stumbled on the perfect check suit at Le Chateau. They have an amazing Suit Shop with…

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WILLOW & THREAD

It’s September, which can only mean one thing: it’s ‘Back to Work’ Season! Now, they say that the beginning of a New Year is the time to press on the “Reset” button, but I think this time of the year is even better to start over. You’re refreshed after a very well deserved vacation & you’re ready to conquer the world! On the menu: Eating healthier, working out more (to prevent winter hibernation of lbs) and of course refreshing the wardrobe! Two weeks ago, I attended a VIP event held by Reitmans for their top Willow & Thread clients and…

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