Posts Tagged: magenta blazer

Dressed for: A Busy Saturday

Already Pretty outfit featuring magenta blazer, navy ponte dress, leopard belt, cognac boots, multi strand silver necklace

Blazer – Ann Taylor (no longer available) – similar color
Dress – Land’s End (mine from last year, but still available)
Belt – thrifted – similar
Boots – Timberland Stratham Heights
Necklaces – Patina and Fossil (no longer available) – similar
Earrings – Noir via Ideeli – similar
Bracelets – Goldy + Mac – similar

I wore this for a full Saturday’s worth of LOTT fun, walking the fellows through speed networking, updating their LinkedIn profiles, practicing public speaking, and discussing parameters for professional and interview dress. We have gotten some wonderfully warm days lately, but I wouldn’t say we’re totally past tights-wearing weather just yet. However, we LOTT it up in a St. Paul office building basement and it can get pretty warm in there after five or six hours, so I braved bare legs. With all that gesticulating and chatting and getting revved about women’s leadership, I was plenty warm. read more

Dressed for: High-powered Lady Networking

Already Pretty outfit featuring magenta blazer, orchid purple dress, green ECCO pumps

Blazer – Ann Taylor 
Dress – Old Navy
Pumps – Omora courtesy ECCO
Bracelet – gift – similar look
Necklace – thrifted – similar look
Earrings – Noir via Ideeli – similar

Every month or so, I get together with a group of fabulous lady friends to eat, chat, and swap ideas. We’re all buddies, but we still end up calling it High-powered Lady Networking, among other things, since we help each other solve professional problems and offer ideas on personal growth and career issues. This time, we networked over pizza and guac at my house, and I wore some power colors for the occasion! read more