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Positioning Your personal Brand for Maximum Impact

Posted by on Jan 9, 2014 in Beauty, Fashion | Comments Off on Positioning Your personal Brand for Maximum Impact

Positioning Your personal Brand for Maximum Impact

Written by: Natalie Jobity We are all familiar with the branding of a product or a company. If I say “Apple” what images come to your awareness? Because of its strong positive brand associations, Apple products are extremely successful, so much so that people will pay a premium just for the privilege of owning an iPhone or iPad. The company has a clearly differentiated brand that hinges on innovation and top notch quality which is communicated at every touch point with the consumer, so that there is no mistaking an iPad from another tablet. Brand positioning is as important for individuals as it is for Fortune 100 companies. Strong public personal brands, including Oprah, Michelle Obama, Martha Stewart, Serena Williams and Lady Gaga all have a unique expression that makes them distinct from any other woman.  These women are household names worldwide because of their unique talent/expertise/platform, but also due to how distinctly they present themselves. Therein lies the power of personal branding. So what exactly is personal branding?  It is your unique value proposition of what you will deliver as an individual. It is what differentiates you from other women in your sphere of influence so that your authenticity and originality shines through. It’s a promise of what others can expect from your performance, whether you are an executive, employee, entrepreneur, artist, celebrity, or performer. Personal branding is every detail about you and how you manage others’ perceptions about you. At its core, it is based on your image. But it is also built upon establishing a reputation for yourself, standing up for what you believe in, showcasing what differentiates you from others, and performing above par (regardless of what you do), on a consistent basis. In my work as an image consultant, I see firsthand how fundamental our “visual presentation” is because of the link people make between what something looks like on the outside compared to what is on the inside. We live in a culture where we do judge a book by its cover. This is why the visual representation of your brand is essential, particularly when you consider that first impressions about you are formed within 30 seconds or less of someone meeting you for the first time. So how does your image stack up? Is it conveying the message you need it to convey to be successful in your field of influence? Here’s a quick way to tell if your personal brand has power. On a scale of 1-10 are you? ·         Memorable? ·         Well differentiated? ·         Reputable? ·         Credible ·         Authentic? ·         Influential? ·         Relevant? If you’re honest with yourself, you’ll discover that you have some work to do to position your brand for power and influence. In truth, we can all do with some brand re-positioning from time to time. As we start a new year, take the time to reflect on your unique personal brand. Think about what the people you want to influence need and expect from you. How do you deliver against that in a way that delights them? How do you want people to experience you? What images does your brand personify? Do you know your perceived brand value? These are important questions to ask yourself as you position your brand for success. Make this the year...

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The Androgynous super hero! – Highlighting Baltimore’s most vibrant women in the Arts.

Posted by on Jan 6, 2014 in Fashion, Local | Comments Off on The Androgynous super hero! – Highlighting Baltimore’s most vibrant women in the Arts.

The Androgynous super hero! – Highlighting Baltimore’s most vibrant women in the Arts.

By Brock Photography by Charmed Focus Female manikins with button downs and bowties surrounded me in the Mt. Vernon office of Baltimore’s favorite androgynous fashion guru Chase thestylegui Asar owner of C.U.E. Style Consulting (Chic Urban Emo). C.U.E. Style Consulting is dedicated to offering amazing personal services in the areas of event styling, wardrobe consulting, personal styling and tailoring; focusing on men’s fashion for masculine of center women, trans-men, and other gender nonconforming folks. That’s right, I said it! Curves and cufflinks!   “YES I am a woman, but YES I do like to put on a nice suit. And YES, I do like to put on a nice pair of wingtips and feel…. ‘Dapper’.” From pulling clothes for former Baltimore Raven and super bowl champion Ray Lewis, to styling world renowned pianist Cyrus Chestnut, this B Woman has had a successful career in a predominately male industry for over ten years. While others in her field were focusing on Baltimore’s gentlemen, this barrier breaking artist was styling women for commitment ceremonies, before marriage was legal in Maryland, and building an essential sanctuary for the GENTLEWOMEN of Baltimore.   “Some men don’t know how to approach a woman who wants to put on a suit. They don’t know how to fit a woman. Some men feel some type of way about a woman wanting to wear a man’s suit…. I just want to help bring YOU out through your clothing.” Chase Asar has evolved from the five year old, climbing into her cousin’s oversized Easter suit, pretending to be New Edition, to Baltimore’s Androgynous super hero, encouraging personal development and self acceptance through fashion and style. She has created the Boi to Gui guide for maturing androgynous women. As a cofounder of the hosting group Artist Block Collective, and writer of Andro-Erotic literature, Ms. Asar is one of many talents. By allowing one art form to feed and nurture the other, she gives birth to new creative fashion trends for us all to enjoy. What better way to bring in the New Year than with this Batimore woman and her fearless and daring new perspective.-BROCK A TIP FROM THE STYLE GUI: Anything can be a pocket silk, from fall leaves to tattered pieces of old fabric. BE...

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Q&A with Judy Pressman – Image Consultant Expert

Posted by on Dec 4, 2013 in Fashion | Comments Off on Q&A with Judy Pressman – Image Consultant Expert

Q&A with Judy Pressman – Image Consultant Expert

Judy Pressman is a certified Image Consultant with twenty-eight years of experience in the Baltimore-Washington area. She has transformed thousands of men and women, both individually and through her seminars. Judy trained with Robert Ponte the Internationally known fashion consultant and legendary pioneer in the industry. Judy truly loves what she does, and as an artist, she has an incredible eye for fashion and for what will enhance her client’s best features. She also has the ability to totally reinvent a client’s image if that is what they are looking for. Judy’s favorite days are spent shopping with clients, whether it is for a whole new wardrobe or to add key items to an existing closet. Her work is based on the concept that personal style can be a vehicle to greater success, satisfaction and prosperity. Judy has found that when someone makes an investment in their personal style, whether it is time or updating their wardrobe, it enhances their self-esteem. Below, Judy provides some fantastic Q&A for this holiday seasons most fashionable trends.   1. What are some of the biggest trends in fashion for the upcoming holiday season? Right now, tuxedo suits are very popular – a look any woman with confidence can pull off. The world is also mixing a lot of different textures within the same look: wool, velvet and sequence. Lace or textured pants are very popular. You can mix these fabrics and textures by incorporating one into your top and one into your pants. It’s a hot trend you can easily pull off this look this holiday season. Designer “Save the Queen” has a lot of pieces that follow this trend and really work well together.   2. What is your top style advice when it comes to dressing up for this year’s holiday socials? My main advice is to incorporate your style and your figure with your look. All clothing is not made for the same body types. You should keep this in mind when you are shopping for your ultimate holiday outfit. With the mixing of so many textures this year, you can get away with a lot, but you don’t want to overdo it. Buy one or two different textures and mix it up to keep a sophisticated look at your holiday outings.   3. How do you dress up for the holidays without looking too much like you’re wearing a costume? Keep in mind that you don’t have to dress like you’re going to a costume party. You can wear holiday colors without over doing it. Winter white with a touch of gold is very chic. You can always mix your look with metallic’s to add accent. You want to minimize the glitz and keep an elegant and sophisticated look.   4. Are there style rules they should be aware of when they’re wearing such bold, shimmery pieces? When you wear bold and shimmery pieces, you want them to stand out. You must first choose what you want to accent. Do you want to wear a sequence top? Then minimize the jewelry. Do you have a plain dress? Then highlight it with a bold piece of jewelry or wear shiny shoes. You want to minimize one to maximize the other. This creates a sophisticated look without overdoing it.  ...

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Bra Fitting Tips from Necessary Secrets

Posted by on Nov 10, 2013 in Fashion | Comments Off on Bra Fitting Tips from Necessary Secrets

Bra Fitting Tips from Necessary Secrets

As 8 out of 10 women wear the wrong sized bra, Necessary Secrets fit consultants answer the pleas of many women like you who need help navigating intimate apparel.  The fit specialists identify your proper bra size, and take into consideration your body type, wardrobe and lifestyle.  Take advice from a Fit Specialist – they are passionate about helping women find the right bra size. Eighty percent of women wear the incorrect size bra. All women need to get professionally fit at least once a year. If you find that you lose or gain more then five pounds, you should go in and get remeasured. All women should have 5-7 bras in their wardrobe. There are different bras for different clothing (lacy,  smooth, demi, sport, strapless, racerback and these are just a few). Always wear a sport bra when exercising. You should hand wash your bra after each wearing in a delicate fabric wash such as Forever New, and let it hang dry.  Rotate your bras. Wear nude bras under light clothing and black bras under dark clothing.  If you find your bra is not fitting right, here’s a few tips: Does the band ride up your back? If it does, your bra is either too large or needs to be tightened. If it’s still too loose after you’ve adjusted the band, it’s time to go down a band size (and possibly up a cup). Does your breast tissue spill over or bulge under the cup? If so, your cups are too small and you need to go up a cup size. Do the cups pucker or gap? If your breasts don’t fill out the cups, your bra is too large. Do your straps slip and slide? If you’ve adjusted your straps and they still fall off, either the band is too big or your bra has lost its elasticity. If you have sloped shoulders, opt for a racerback bra or a style with convertible straps. Do your straps dig into your shoulders? If so, try loosening the straps. If that doesn’t solve the problem, it’s likely the cups are too small and you need to go up a cup size. Does the wire poke and prod? If so, you’re wearing a cup size that’s too small.             Necessary Secret’s is the Premier Lingerie Shop in the Greater Baltimore Area for Professional Bra Fittings for Over 30 Years!  To make an appointment for a professional fitting with a Necessary Secrets specialist, contact them at 410-583-1383 or visit their website at:...

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Faye Daniel Designs – Creating Life Long Memories for Brides

Posted by on Nov 6, 2013 in Beauty, Fashion, Local, Weddings | Comments Off on Faye Daniel Designs – Creating Life Long Memories for Brides

Faye Daniel Designs – Creating Life Long Memories for Brides

Faye Daniel Designs, a name that conveys class and elegance, is no different from their line of bridal accessories.  Their motto says it all: “You bring the dress, we do the rest…from head to toe.”  They are every bride’s dream, creating customized jewelry, veils, and embellished belts as well as accessories for the bridal party, including mothers of the bride and groom. Randie McConnell founded Faye Daniel Designs in 2004, fulfilling a dream that began for her in childhood. At the age of 11, Randie was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis. To pass the time during her five-week stay in the hospital, Randie’s father brought her a baby bracelet kit, which sparked her creativity and what would become a lifelong passion for the art of accessory design. Being inspired by the fashion industry all of her life, Randie decided to take her zeal for jewelry and accessories and create Faye Daniel Designs as a means to offer custom-made accessories to women from all walks of life. The name was inspired by the memories of her grandmother, Faye, and husband, Daniel. Along with her daughter, Lauren, Randie has assembled a group of talented professionals who complete the Faye Daniel Designs team. “My main goal,” says Randie, “is to utilize my attention to detail, insistence on high standards and understanding of my clients’ needs to make Faye Daniel Designs a premier source for personalized custom accessories. Many brides enter Faye Daniel Designs hoping to transform treasures once worn by their grandmothers into a fairytale.  Randie uses her expertise to realize their vision and bring it all to light.    She spends hours consulting with her brides to learn about their aspirations for their wedding day.  Many brides begin by looking for a hairpiece and soon discover how much more Faye Daniel Designs can offer.  Just the experience of dancing through their beautiful showroom gets brides thrilled about all the breathtaking design possibilities. For the brides, the design process starts as soon as they enter the studio. “I begin by building personal relationships with my brides,” explains Randie. “I ask them about their theme and invite them to bring swatches, their Pinterest boards and anything else that will demonstrate their unique style and aspirations for their event. I work with them to put together their complete look.” In terms of selection, Faye Daniel Designs has every material in every color a client could wish for. And if Randie can’t find the perfect component in the studio, she will be sure to unearth it elsewhere.  Randie can create an entirely new custom look, but she also can reinvent vintage pieces with a contemporary feel. Faye Daniel Designs works with brides who are years away from their wedding day and with brides whose big day is right around the corner. Randie always advises prospective brides to contact her as soon as they have chosen their dress, but she is always happy to work with any bride at any point in the planning process. “We never turn anyone away,” assures Randie. Recognizing the demand for unique personal accessories, Randie has developed signature collections of bridal, evening and one-of-a-kind pieces. Faye Daniel Designs’ insistence on artistry and quality ensures that your wedding or special occasion selection will be breathtakingly beautiful and cherished for generations. Let Randie and Faye...

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Wedding Accessory Q&A with Faye Daniel Designs

Posted by on Nov 5, 2013 in Beauty, Fashion, Weddings | Comments Off on Wedding Accessory Q&A with Faye Daniel Designs

Wedding Accessory Q&A with Faye Daniel Designs

With the seemingly endless and often stressful list of tasks to complete before the big day arrives, many brides may be tempted to call their wedding ensemble complete when they have secured the dress. But the addition of a few key accessories can up the glamor quotient considerably and transform a simply pretty wedding gown into the dress of your dreams. FDD’s founder and lead designer, Randie McConnell, answers a few frequently asked questions to make the often bewildering choice of wedding jewelry and accessories a breeze for confused brides. Faye Daniel Designs bride Amy Bryk. Why should I consult with an accessory stylist/designer for my wedding? Randie: An accessory designer or stylist has the expertise to advise a bride and help choose the accessories that will take a specific wedding dress and a bride’s entire look to the next level tastefully. A designer or stylist also can create a custom look that will express a bride’s theme or vision for her wedding day. For example, a designer can create one-of-a-kind seashell jewelry and hair accessories that can make the ever popular beach wedding theme a completely unique expression of an individual bride’s personal style. A designer also can help make the choice of accessories easier for a bride who doesn’t have clear vision of what will work best for her and the gown she has chosen. Statement earrings by Faye Daniel Designs. When is it appropriate to choose statement jewelry and accessories for my wedding? Randie: A bride should choose subtler accessories if she is wearing an embellished beaded dress. She can, however, choose fabulous statement earrings to wear with a beaded gown. A statement necklace is perfect for a simple unembellished or lace wedding gown, and statement hairpieces work beautifully with more elaborate wedding gowns as long as the jewelry is subtle.   What if I am on a tight budget and cannot afford expensive accessories? Randie: Accessory alternatives are always available at FDD for the bride on a budget. If a bride cannot afford expensive statement earrings, FDD represents several jewelry lines that offer the same visual impact at less cost. FDD can always provide for the needs of our brides because we work with many different products and manufacturers. And it’s always better to work with a designer who can recommend one knockout accessory than it is to purchase several accessories that will not be up to a bride’s quality standards for the most important day of her life. Faye Daniel Designs bride Ashley Wingate Sherwood. When should I schedule my wedding accessory consultation? Randie: FDD’s motto is “You bring the dress, we do the rest…from head to toe.” Before a consultation, I always ask our brides to bring the dress or photos of the dress, shoes, photos of their hair design and even their Pinterest boards, so I can understand the aspirations they have for their wedding day and then bring that vision to breathtaking reality with our accessory designs. Call FDD at 410-879-9925, email studio@fayedanieldesigns.com or visit Schedulicity to book your wedding accessory consultation. About fayedanieldesigns Faye Daniel Designs was established by Randie McConnell in 2004 from her home studio in Bel Air, Maryland. The name of the company combines the love Randie has for two very special people. Inspired by the memory...

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B Woman Magazine is Seeking Guest Bloggers!

Posted by on Oct 4, 2013 in Beauty, Dining, Fashion, Giving, Home, Local, More, updates, Weddings, Wellness | Comments Off on B Woman Magazine is Seeking Guest Bloggers!

B Woman Magazine is Seeking Guest Bloggers!

What exactly isguest blogging? In a nutshell, guest blogging is writing blog posts for other people’s blogs or websites. In return, you get a link back to your website andsome online promotion of your brand. Why guestblog? Tremendous way to build awareness of your brand Network online Develop professional relationships Your brand will reach an audience that has not been exposed to it before We’ll not only expose you on your website, but also on our social media sites! Guest Blogger Guidelines Anyone is welcome to be a guest blogger on B Woman Magazine, but must meet the following requirements to be considered. Relevance –Please propose a topic that is important to our women readers. Content should fall into one of the following categories: fashion, beauty, dining, wellness, interiors, giving, weddings and local things about Baltimore.  All other categories will be taken in to consideration, just ask. Content –Guest contributions must be reasonably well-written. They may be edited for clarity. Posts should not be a promotional marketing tool for your business, product or service. You will be able to submit a two sentence bio that promotes yourself and business, if applicable. Brevity –Ideal length is 250-400 words. Longer posts may be considered. Links– You may include hyperlinks to other sites in your article, with a maximum of three per post. This should not be used as a promotional tool, but to be helpful to women readers. Ease of posting –Once your post is accepted for publication, please provide a version in Microsoft Word (no fancy formatting, please, because it won’t carry over) or HTML, so it can be easily posted in the desired format. Author’s credentials –Explain why you are qualified to write on this topic. This does not mean you have to have a college degree in the topic you are writing about. We want to hear from people that are passionate about their writing andwant to share experiences, advice, and tips to other women. We look forward to hearing from you! If you have any questions or are ready to submit a post, please contact us at info@BWomanMagazine.com After Your Work Is Published After your post is published, I’d love if you could spread the word via social media. If you tweet it with a reference to @BWomanMagazine, I’ll be sure to do the same for your post and re-tweet....

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Baltimore Fashion Week 2013

Posted by on Sep 10, 2013 in Fashion, Local | Comments Off on Baltimore Fashion Week 2013

Baltimore Fashion Week 2013

Q: Can you tell our readers a little bit about yourself? A: I was born in California and raised from a young age in Baltimore, so I consider myself from Baltimore. I am a mother of three sons. I love to produce events; anything that is creative and can keep me busy and my mind alive.   Q: Can you provide me with a history of Baltimore Fashion Week? A: My vision for Baltimore Fashion Week started on June 22, 2006. I had attended the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week and came to the realization that Baltimore really needed this type of event. I knew someone had to start this event in our city, I just didn’t know it would be me, well not at first. I started thinking about how this event would play out in Baltimore, and that got me thinking that I may be able to do this. I reached out to many mentors for help on starting this event and that proved to be very hard. My current mentor, who works with Fashion on the Hudson, helped guide me and assist me in making my vision a reality. At first this event wasn’t well received, but now as we move into our sixth year, we are becoming a better known fashion event for Baltimore.   Q: What does fashion mean to you, personally and as the producer of Baltimore Fashion Week? A: To me, fashion doesn’t have just one, single definition. It’s more about learning to express your own style and creativity, that’s important. It’s also important to ‘own’ what you have on and be confident in what you wear. As the producer of Baltimore Fashion Week, my goal is to help teach people about fashion, to explain how one individual can make their look better, but not tell them how to dress. I can’t tell someone how to dress or that they have no style, as a producer it is imperative of me to pass on fashion knowledge.   Q: How would you define Baltimore’s fashion? A: In one word, I would say unique. In Baltimore, you can go on any street, on any corner and see a variety of fashion styles. You can see stylings of Alexander McQueen and Dolce & Gabanna. Baltimore is so diverse; there are so many different people in our city, with different styles. Baltimore’s fashion is defined by the areas in the city.   Q: What can we expect from this year’s event? A: You can expect fabulous items from all the designers; all the collections are simply amazing with great construction of the garments. There’s a little bit of everything going on in the shows this year, from avant-garde, formal wear, casual wear, men’s wear and plus size. All the designers were chosen based on how their collection will look on the runway and their cleanliness in sketch and design; only the best were selected.   Q & A with Wyntress Hill (Maryland designer) Q: What was your inspiration for your collection you showcased tonight? A: “For my collection, I focused on color and randomness, that’s two things I really like.” Q: Is this your first time presenting your designs at Baltimore Fashion Week? A: “This year is actually my second year at Baltimore Fashion Week and probably my...

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Five Tips for Age Appropriate Dressing for Women Over 35

Posted by on Sep 10, 2013 in Fashion | Comments Off on Five Tips for Age Appropriate Dressing for Women Over 35

Five Tips for Age Appropriate Dressing for Women Over 35

In prior generations, the style rules for women over 35 were very clear. No short skirts, bikinis, shorts, exposed arms, bared midriffs. Softer more subdued colors were the norm and pantyhose was a given with dresses and skirts. There are so many more choices and styles for the modern woman. Today’s 35+ woman is challenged with putting together a wardrobe that is flattering, stylish and age-appropriate. We’ve all had an encounter with an older woman who is wearing a skirt that is way too short, teetering in shoes designed for a younger woman, or exposing areas of her body that would have best been left to the imagination. Our perception of this woman is probably not a favorable one. No one wants to be THAT woman. This is why many of the women I work with are so frustrated by what constitutes “age-appropriate” clothing. Here’s the good news. There are not as many rules as one might think. Really, it usually boils down to good ‘ole common sense and a woman’s confidence in herself. Women over 35 do not need to dress like they are over the hill, or worse, look like they are hanging on dearly to the last vestiges of their youth. Here are 5 guidelines that can ensure you dress looking modern, stylish and absolutely age- appropriate.   1. Take a cue from Michelle Obama The First Lady’s fashion appeal is unquestionable. She is on top of trends without being a slave to them. She has fun with fashion without going over the top. She dresses for the context she is in so she is always accessible and appropriate. She takes calculated risks, like her new hairdo. She always projects confidence while still looking comfortable in what she is wearing. Plus, she understands the styles that best flatter her figure. At 49 years old, she is the perfect icon for dressing age-appropriately.   2. Resist shopping in the Junior’s department no matter how small you are Women who are petite and/or thin often think they can get away with shopping in the Junior’s section but this can be tricky. The styles of clothing in the junior department are designed for teenagers: their proportions are different than those of a woman. This can lead to issues with fit. Moreover, the styling will be based on the tastes and preferences of young women. The quality and fit of a woman’s clothing often determines whether she is age-appropriately dressed.   3. Don’t start to dress old Often, women, in an effort to be “appropriate”, resort to going the other extreme by dressing too “old”. It is just as unfortunate for a woman to dress too young as it is for her to dress too old. If you feel frumpy in your clothing, you probably look frumpy in them too! You can rock your unique signature look while still staying current. Having a modern hair style and fresh makeup also helps keep you looking relevant.   4. Think timelessness As women age, they not only have a hard time keeping up with fickle fashion fads, but often find many trends simply not practical for their lifestyle. Style will always trump fashion. Style is less about following trends and more about creating ensembles that makes a woman feel fabulous. When you...

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What To Wear – Interviews, Conferences & Business Trips

Posted by on Aug 24, 2013 in Fashion | Comments Off on What To Wear – Interviews, Conferences & Business Trips

What To Wear – Interviews, Conferences & Business Trips

After years in different jobs in the corporate arena, I have learned to have a staple career wardrobe. These are pieces that are versatile, work with one another, and have me ready for whatever my job throws my way. Below I address three common work situations and what to wear for these events. You’ll see I reuse the same pieces – there’s no need for an enormous wardrobe to be stylish and professional. If you shop smart, knowing when to invest and when to budget, you can have a hard-working career wardrobe that will support you through all work experiences, including the ones below. The Interview E ach great job starts with a great interview. While dress code will vary depending on the field of work, you can’t go wrong with a well-tailored black pantsuit. Black is a versatile color that can then be used in other aspects of your life – you can dress up with silk heels and sparkly jewelry for a cocktail party or wear the pieces separately in your everyday work wardrobe. A pantsuit is a safe bet that will keep you from stressing over hosiery and will be appropriate no matter the time of year. Buy a suit free of adornments, embellishments, and memorable details so it can be worn over and over for many years to come. Popular retailers like Ann Taylor and J. Crew sell quality suiting at reasonable prices – stalk their clearance racks and you may be able to find a classic and stylish suit for up to 50% off retail. Don’t be afraid to show your personality in your interview ensemble – choosing a shell in a signature color with an interesting neckline will help your interviewers understand you better as a person. A solid color is a better choice as it will also be more versatile in your everyday work wardrobe. Be sure that no cleavage is showing and that you can take off your jacket without exposing lingerie or too much skin. A sleeveless or short-sleeve blouse will be more comfortable when you’re sweating or getting hot with the stress of the situation. This is a piece you could find at any pricepoint – as long as it fits well and is modest, you could find a great blouse anywhere from Goodwill to Target to your favorite department store. As for accessories, keep them simple, polished, and classic. A structured handbag large enough to hold a copy of your resume or laptop is a wise choice – as with the suit keep it free of too many details so it is professional and timeless. As for shoes, any heel height can work as long as the shoe has structure, simple details, and a polished finish. A leather pump with anything from ½” to 3” heel is appropriate, choose a closed toe so that it is appropriate no matter how conservative the office environment. This is a type of shoe that can be worn anywhere from the office to a wedding to a funeral so it’s smart to invest in a pair that fits well and is crafted with care. As for jewelry, feel free to wear it but be sure it doesn’t wear you – keep the bold statement necklaces, jangly bangles, and chandelier earrings for another...

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