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Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Powerful outfits

Dec 12 (1)
Dec 12 (2)
Dec 12 (3)
Dec 12 (4)
Dec 12 (5)

When: Monday December 12, 2011

Top: ? (Panama)
Black skirt: Target (U.S.A.)
Black belt: ? (Panama)
Grey pumps: Forever 21 (U.S.A.)

Work + Decorated my home with more Christmas decorations

As I have mentioned before, I work as a Purchasing Manager at my family's business. I'm also somewhat a supervisor of other employees. So, you would think that I would always dress pretty professionally and business-like; but as you have seen in my daily outfit posts, that's not always the case.
Dec 12 (6)
I don't really need to dress too professional since our company's dress code is business casual. So everyday I still dress pretty much the same way I always do. But then there are days like today were I decide to dress more professional and businesslike. And you know what? It feels good! I feel very powerful and executive-like. I know I wouldn't like dressing like this everyday, but every now and then it's good to feel this professional.

Do you dress very professional to work or is it more casual?

Here are all the ways in which I've worn this top:
12 Dec 12


  1. Ellesees.blogspot.comOctober 23, 2012 at 7:11 PM

    This reminds memof an outfit I've worn before, but my top was black and grey! So pretty.

  2. That argyle is gorgeous! You look great in blue!

  3. SO cute in the last pic and SO sexy now... love that!

    (again, sorry by my english!)


  4. Love the top!!!

    Don't forget to enter my giveaway:

  5. Very cute outfit! Very professional look great!

  6. i think the great thing about the shirt is that it can go both ways. it looks professional in the bottom two outfits and fun in the top two. been meaning to add some argyle to my wardrobe!

    [oomph.]What's the next line? Help write the story!

  7. Lovely outfits, I love that they are both professional and subtly casual as well. Really like the plaid design on the top. Gorgeous!

    I am having a giveaway this week, would love if you can stop by and join in on the fun ;)

  8. Me again.... Please, can you send me the pic that you are with that same  top and the white skirt? Thanks

  9. My work environment is very casual too - however I make an effort to dress up - well at least sometimes.
    It does give me a power "feel".  

  10. Well you look very professional and lovely here! I like how it's so put together but still not boring at all!

  11. I absolutely love this outfit! You look stunning!

  12. Beautiful outfit, you look so sophisticated! Gorgeous top <3

  13.  Hello Cynthia! First of all, thank you so much for commenting on my blog, you are so sweet! To answer your question, you can find the pic with the white skirt here:

    Once again, thanks for all your support!


  14. I LOVE your power outfit! :) The argyle makes it more fun!

  15. MyFashionConfessionOctober 23, 2012 at 7:16 PM

    This outfit is really flattering on you! I'm in law school right now so I can get away with more casual outfits, but while I'm working over the summer and when I graduate I'll have to transition to more professional attire. I'm a little nervous about it!


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