A Work Week In Outfits

A Work Week In Outfits

Happy Friday, everyone! I am so happy to reach the finish line for work this week. While it has not been particularly busy, I have worked on some intense deliverables that were outside my technical comfort zone, which is rewarding intellectually and professionally but otherwise tiring. I also went overboard with my run yesterday, which [...]

How To Build A Professional Wardrobe

How To Build A Professional Wardrobe

Building a workwear wardrobe immediately after graduating college can be daunting. Let’s take my example. When I graduated college, my wardrobe primarily consisted of faded college hoodies, jeans, and stretched out t-shirts and sweaters. The only saving grace were a couple of nice pieces that I had bought for student internships, career fairs, and job [...]

What I Wore Today | Fabric is integral to an Outfit

What I Wore Today | Fabric is integral to an Outfit

Fabrics are a game changer when you live somewhere drastically hot or cold. I'd know because I grew up in Karachi's hot and humid summers and spent my teen and adult years in the United States warding off temperatures as cold as 40 degrees below zero (Minnesota, Massachusetts, New York). I always knew wool was [...]

Winter Workwear Capsule Wardrobe

Winter Workwear Capsule Wardrobe

What's a capsule wardrobe? I'd describe the capsule wardrobe as a selection of a few essential, timeless items that complement each other. The number of essentials can be different for everyone; there also can be different capsules for different seasons. Most capsules I've seen are seasonal, which means wearing a set number of essentials for [...]

Fit & Flare

Fit & Flare

I am all about a great form-fitted dress, but something has to be said about the comfort fit and flare dresses offer. I have had one from Banana Republic in a beautiful navy color for over a year. I have reached for that dress more often than I thought I would. It is one of [...]