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Corporate Cool with Maree Pour Toi

I'm pretty lucky in that my day job is very casual - so sequin and large tulle skirts aside most of my fashion posts are real outfits I can wear on the weekends and during the week. Just because I can wear jeans any day of the week doesn't mean that's what I wear though - I've always been the type of person to dress up more than I dress down and my work life is no exception. My last look from Maree Pour Toi featured a dressy look dressed up and down but today I'm mixing and matching dressy and casual pieces for a "corporate cool" look.  




First off, I am so in love with the Compression Slim Pant - I am wearing them in wine but they also come in black, olive and navy. I'm pretty sure I need the navy ones as well. Hearing "compression" made me a little nervous but these are not tight or uncomfortable at all. Made of a soft material they are a heavy knit with a bit of spandex to provide stretch and support. I sometimes go up a size in pants si…

Why I Blog

Years before I had an instagram account I had a Yelp account and I must admit that my very first review was a terrible 1 star review. While I think honest good and bad experiences are valuable on review sites I realized that's not the person I wanted to be. Instead of only putting negative thoughts into the world I challenged myself that for every negative review to take the time to write five positive reviews. Soon I found myself gushing over businesses I love and writing reviews of businesses I was trying for the first time. Within a few months I was invited to join the Elite squad - now I  have over 250 reviews and have reached gold elite status - this means I've been on the squad for five years. As much as I enjoy sharing reviews I enjoy reading them. I'm a planner and researcher by nature so before I go anywhere I want to know as much as possible. For example, when we go out to California we're going to have tea at the Hello Kitty Grand Café - I have read every …

Floral for Fall with Maree Pour Toi

At some point I realized that one great dress would be so much better than a closet full of "just ok" dresses so every season I look for one great dress that I feel fabulous in and has versatility. This fall this task was super easy with Maree Pour Toi . Maree Pour Toi offers beautiful high quality clothing is size 12 to 24 with a focus on the perfect fit. .

As soon as I saw the inaugural collection I felt like the folks at Maree Pour Toi have been reading every single word I've written here and designed a line just for me. While I like to keep up with trends I tend to stick to classic styles that I can wear for years and the quality to last those years but I still need to keep my clothing purchases affordable. Because I work full time the majority of my clothing purchases need to be work appropriate but something I can wear beyond the office - Maree Pour Toi checks all of those boxes.


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