Two of you bought the Hepburn Mini Dress featured here, then wrote to ask how I addressed the deep armholes “situation.” If I were more comfortable with my body, I might have said, “go braless!(?)” But I am only slozy in private, so my favorite way to wear tops or dresses with deep armholes is to add an inner layer–and that can be…

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Wearing athleisure to work would have sounded preposterous to me three years ago, but I’ve slowly warmed to the idea. The weather is partially to blame for the increasingly relaxed silhouette of my work outfits, but on days when I am just holed up in my office, why shouldn’t I be free to explore the boundaries of a business casual…

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Dressing for transitional weather is all about balancing practicality with modishness, and finding the line between being comfortable and looking shapeless. I am partnering with Ann Taylor today to share a few new favorites that will take me through the scorching summer heat and into crisp fall weather. I shared some travel-ready pieces last month, and my recommendations today are a…

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We are less than a month away from the first day of fall, and while I won’t miss the blistering hot days of summer, I am grateful that they made practical the many lightweight jumpsuits that I acquired this summer. Enjoy the rest of your weekend, everyone!

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Change is afoot at Ascena Retail Group, parent company of Ann Taylor, LOFT, and Dress Barn. The fashion conglomerate recently named new presidents–both merchandising veterans–for the two brands it went into debt to acquire back in 2015, signaling a renewed focus on merchandising, an area of serious concern for Ascena investors and analysts. Additionally, Lou & Grey, a brand originally…

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