Posts tagged working women wednesday
Fall Work Lookbook | Black Trousers + Green Cardigan

Oh black trousers, you forgotten child of fashion.

Why do we fail to acknowledge the importance of the one article of the clothing that is the most versatile and basic wardrobe essential? The very simplicity of it that makes us overlook a pair of black trousers is the very reason why it's so necessary. Regardless of your job title or industry, every woman should own the right pair of tailored black pants.

Coco Note: Keyword: tailored. If they didn't fit you quite well but you bought them anyway, we CAN fix that.

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Fall Work Lookbook | Leopard Print Skirt

I've said it before. I'll say it again. Leopard print is a neutral. 

Coco Note: Don't debate me.

As professional women, one of our (many) office struggles is often appropriate work outfits that don't make getting dressed for the office a daunting task. I mean, your wardrobe should not suck the life out of you. Should you have to sacrifice style for status? Absolutely not. 

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Fall Work Outfit | Boohoo Windowpane Shirt Dress

Y'all. Fall is so close I can smell the Chai.

What would a week of work outfits be without a dress? As we move into the autumn season, I'm trying a different style of dress- the shirt dress. Shirt dresses are one of my favorite styles, because they're super easy to dress up or down, and either way, they look extremely sophisticated.

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Color and Neutral Fall Work Lookbook | Versicolor Closet x The Coco Gawdess

Fall is just around the corner, and while some of you of gearing up to go back to school, I know many of you are preparing to start internships or just revamping your professional wardrobe for Fall.

Myself and my beautiful friend Edwina of Versicolor Closet partnered to give you 4 work outfits using Dresses, Skirts, Trousers and Jumpsuits. Edwina is pretty much a color expert and provided 4 easy ways to add color into your work wardrobe, while I stuck to the neutrals. 

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summer: is it over yet? | lime green + gray

Dear summer, go away.

Okay, so I might've gotten a little carried away with the long-sleeves in yesterday's look, but oh well. Sorry, not sorry. 

Mother Nature, bring on the Sweater Weather.

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TEAL Duster + #TargetStyle windowpane print pants

I hope you've all had a fabulous Labor Day weekend filled with lots of love, sunshine and R&R.

Now, let's get to work

Welcome to the Final Third.

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Motivation Monday | lbd + slingbacks

Poor Mondays. They definitely have the reputation for being the worst day of the week, and what did they do to deserve it? I actually love Mondays. That might sound crazy to you, but I love thinking of the first as a restart button, be it the first of the year, first of the month or first day of the week.

If you read my post about my Fail of Olympic Proportions, you know that I've recently fallen, but I'm on the way up! I'm definitely taking this Monday as a restart button and taking this week on head-first.

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Day 10: Crop Top | #21DaysOfCoco #SlayingIsAHabit

I know what you're thinking. In fact, I can almost hear it.

"CROP TOP?!?!" 

C'mon, you know me better than that! Of course you can wear your crop top to work! You just have to think outside of the box. Remember, a cropped top doesn't have to mean that your belly button is showing or that you're dressed inappropriately.

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