Dress Code

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4.19.12.d{Tee: Bloom | Skirt: J.Crew | Wedges: Gap | Watch: c/o Kenneth Cole}
With the exception of one job, I was called into HR about dress code for every position I held from the time I was 16 until now. As a cashier at a drug store in high school, the uniform was to tuck my polo into my khakis, but let’s be honest — that just wasn’t ever going to happen. Minimum wage was not worth me looking like a dweeb. (I only lasted 2.5 months at that job. Go figure.) One time in college I actually got sent home from my job because I wore shorts and heels to work. (May I just say I was ahead of my time.) But I have to proudly say that since becoming my own boss, I’ve yet to be called into HR for violating the dress code. 
Luckily, cute t-shirts and bright pencil skirts are alright in my boss’s book. She’s pretty cool. She also talks about herself in third person on the internet, so there’s that. 

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  1. Love this look! I really like the yellow J Crew pencil skirt! Well styled!

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  2. Ugh me too!! There's just no appreciation for the creative mind!!! PUH-lease!

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  3. EilidhPie says:

    Great outfit, you're boss clearly has an eye for good fashion 😉 xo

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  4. I would love to wear a bright pencil skirt to work too unfortunately it's not very practical in the playground.

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  5. I would love to wear a bright pencil skirt to work too unfortunately it's not very practical in the playground.

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  6. wildchild says:

    Haha dumb bosses, hatin on the pretty clothes. I hope to be my own boss someday too, so nobody can ever tell me what to wear again. Yellow pencil skirts all the way.

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  7. Lindsey says:

    I really like the top! It is stunning and so unique!

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  8. Aubrey says:

    I love that necklace! Where is it from?

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