Work Chic

Salmon and Glen Plaid

February 25, 2013

I realize that it’s been a while since I posted a recent outfit photo. I have not had access to a photographer in weeks now. However, lack of access to a photographer is not the only reason that I’ve been absent from my blog. A second project (more on that later), body image drama, and […]

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Work Friendly Statement Blouses

November 16, 2012

Add style to your work wardrobe by swapping  that basic wardrobe staple, the white button front shirt, for a statement blouse.  These stylish blouses can make a statement all on their own. No accessories or completer pieces are required. I love them because they work well for every occasion and looks great with skirts, jeans […]

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What I Wore: Pretty In Pink

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I am a little behind on blog posts, but I guess it’s better late than never.  This is  what I wore to the opening of  Maggie Gardner’s, Gardner’s House event here in Connecticut a few weeks ago.  By the way, I think fuchsia (magenta) is a better pink hue for grown women than its pastel […]

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New To My Closet: Black and Tan Color Block Clutch

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I was in the market for a clutch that could do double time for day and evening; was affordable, eye catching and was large enough to fit my ginormous personal digital assistant (aka Samsung Galaxy II), keys, lip gloss, debit card and drivers license.  After making my selection, this clutch arrived quickly c/o of in packaging that […]

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Printed Tunic and Black Asos Pants

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Before I get into what I wore…. If I’ve seemed a bit absent from my blog and yes, even my posts, of lately, it’s because I have been.  All has not been well in the world outside of my blog.  Several weeks ago someone from my immediate family fell ill and was rushed to the […]

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Cute and Cheap Merona Dress For Work

Merona blue and white graphic print dress from Target August 17, 2012

People always tell me that they can tell when I am angry because that  is when my Jamaican accent comes out.  With that said, what a piece of mix-up and blender over on the supposedly community of Independent Fashion Bloggers,  (aka  I only wish I had waited to buy my IFBCon ticket and book […]

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Turquoise Blouse and Cream Pants

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Funny story! Despite today’s ominous forecast I went ahead with my decision to wear this lovely, cream pants. Because of the forecast, I should have really opted for a darker color, but my style formula is print, color, and neutral and since the print was missing , I decided to go for texture and the […]

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Bow Blouse and Leopard Pencil Skirt

August 8, 2012

Ann Taylor is probably one of the few remaining stores that carries true classic work wear and that’s where I found this magenta bow blouse/ tie-neck blouse buried deep in the sales rack. I thought it was a versatile addition that I could wear with pants skirts or under blazers for work or with a […]

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Wearing H&M Green Pencil Dress For Jamaica’s 50th

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Fifty years ago today, Jamaica celebrated it’s first day as an independent commonwealth nation. Since gaining her independence, Jamaica has developed its own unique identity and has influenced everything from music, agriculture, and athletics worldwide.  The island has given birth to some of the best artists and writers including: Claude McKay, Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, […]

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Five Things That Are Pissing Me Off About the 2012 Olympics

August 5, 2012

So the Olympics kicked off last Friday with a moving and long opening ceremony directed by one of my favorite directors of all time, Danny Boyle (please watch Trainspotting and Slumdog Millionaire, if you haven’t already). There were some selfish people who tried to spoil the opening for us by tweeting and posting pictures, however, […]

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