5 Key Items for that Last (boo-hoo) Summer Jaunt

Summer is quickly coming to an end BUT the weather is still in full sunshine/heat mode (lucky us)!  Now is the perfect time to start planning that last summer jaunt.  Where you should go and what you should do is always a fun debate (unless you hate planning… then this part really is no fun) but how to look stylish while packing light can sometimes be stressful.  You really don’t need a big suitcase full of clothes to look stylish, be comfy and stay cool.  For that last summer week away (the September long weekend is quickly approaching), here are 5 key items that you’ll surely want to pack:

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Flip Flops: Where is the line when it comes to office attire?

There are many opinions out there when it comes to flip flops being OK or even appropriate for the office.  The discussions I’ve heard and read about often refer to the use of flip flops by women.  I would argue that the discussion should also include men!  This group may not be a prevalent flip flop user in the workplace, but I have definitely spied these offenders (yes, I just said offenders) in business school as well as in the corporate world on casual Fridays (think Hawaiian shirts and flip flops).  Alright, now that I got that off my chest, we can move on…

Reader Spotlight: What should I wear to a very posh wedding?

L2 Style is starting a new series to answer questions from our readers.  Here is our first post.  Enjoy!

I’ve been enjoying your blog posts very much and after reading your last post on what to wear to stagettes, I am wondering if you could help me out with something.

  1. My husband and I have been invited to a very posh wedding in London, UK and I’m worried about what to wear. I’ve been told to wear a cocktail dress – I tota...