Coffee Break with Nada Litwin


Hi ladies! We hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving with your loved ones and welcome you back to a freshly-brewed Coffee Break featuring University of Michigan Law School alum and partner at Fox, Swibel, Levin & Carroll, LLP, Nada Litwin. Nada and I (S) met through another Coffee Break guest, Leslee Cohen (it’s true what they say […]

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Working Girl’s Guide To: Mastering a Morning Routine


[Photo credit: Char Co.] As the New Year approaches, I have begun to take inventory in my life and determine which things I am doing well and what could use improvement.  And one area which could use some improvement is my morning routine. Every morning in my house is a struggle between doing what I […]

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Major Blazer


Ah, blazers. Where do we start? I remember when this wardrobe staple went from stuffy to trendy in undergrad (i.e. when you’d throw the suit jacket your wore to your job interview over a body-con miniskirt for a night out…). Thankfully, our closets have evolved since then, and we’ve learned that blazers have a well-deserved […]

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Color Code: Burgundy


I mentioned in a recent post that burgundy (a.k.a. oxblood, maroon, bordeaux, cabernet, merlot, someone hand me a glass of red, etc.) is one of my favorite colors to wear. This deep, moody hue is a punchy alternative to your basic black, charcoal, and navy and also happens to pair perfectly with all of the […]

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Brand Spotlight: Bonobos


While most of our posts are geared towards women’s fashion, we can’t forget the men in our lives.  Just as a team is only as good as its worst player, a woman is only as fashionable as her male counterpart.   But as we all know, taking a man shopping is often more painful than pulling teeth. […]

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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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