Invite: The Makeup Date


What: The Makeup Date Where: Bloomingdale’s (900 N Michigan, Chicago) Date: Saturday, November 5th Time: 8:00AM check-in; 9:00AM event Cost: $25 reservation fee, credited toward the beauty purchase of your choice It’s no surprise that the arrival of this beautiful season comes with more fashion and beauty trends than we can wrap our heads around. It’s our job […]

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Fashion Inspo: The Perfectly Imperfect Home


“…when you see a brilliant composition in a picture of a room in a magazine, know that it has probably been reworked about two hundred times.  One of the most relaxing and pleasurable things in life, I think, is to rearrange one’s books, one’s pictures and one’s smaller possessions.  Tableaux don’t just happen, they are […]

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Coffee Break with Andrea Person


Happy Friday! We’re back with another Coffee Break post to get you to the weekend feeling inspired and motivated, and this time we’re talking to Indiana University Maurer School of Law grad and (our first!) in-house counsel, Andrea Person. For those of you who have been told it’s too “early” to go in-house, we know you’ll […]

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Lunch Break Click List: The Best of HOM


Today we are sharing with you some of our favorite and most well loved posts from HOM – the early years.  While what is in vogue is always changing, classic looks and good career advice stay with you through the ages.  Here are some oldies but goodies we keep coming back to: 1. As newly […]

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Sheena’s Picks: Bloomingdale’s Friends & Family Sale


If the arrival of fall has you feeling a little – ahem – spendy, you’ll be happy to know that the Bloomingdale’s Friends & Family Sale (25% off most items) is back until October 10th. Today, I’m sharing what I have in my Brown Bag…so far. Sam Edelman Reema Velvet d’Orsay Pointed Toe Flats | […]

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Trending: Velvet


Velvet is the fabric of the season.  While once associated with elaborate Renaissance gowns and eighties garb, the luxurious material is making a big come back this fall.  When worn correctly, the rich texture adds a warmth and sheen that can easily elevate an outfit from simple to stylish.  Nonetheless, too much velvet brings visions of A […]

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Get Ready with Me: Work


Hi ladies! Today’s GRWM is a simple, minimal look perfect for a typical work day when you’re feeling lazy and don’t want to worry about makeup sliding around your face, collecting under your eyes, and demanding constant reapplication. I (Sheena) am not a morning person, so I don’t leave myself a lot of time to […]

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Fall Bourbon Cocktail


What better way to celebrate the beginning of fall and the end of Bourbon Appreciation Month than an after work cocktail.  The crisp fall whether has me craving a cozy after work drink and this Smashing Pumpkin Cocktail from Garden & Gun fits the bill.  Combining my favorite bourbon and a pumpkin reduction, this drink is everything-I-love-about-fall […]

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Book Review: Breaking Through Bias


Hi ladies! After featuring Andie Kramer in our Coffee Break series and receiving a ton of questions about her new book, we couldn’t wait to write a detailed post about Breaking Through Bias: Communication Techniques for Women to Succeed at Work, which she wrote with her husband, and former law partner, Al Harris. We found […]

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Lunch Break Click List


{Jason Wu SS17 | photo c/o} Hi ladies! Since we couldn’t be there ourselves (one day…), today’s click list pays tribute to the crème de la crème of fashion events that took place this past week: NYFW. Read on for your inside scoop on shows, trends, survival guides, and the future of fashion. The […]

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