Dress to Impress: The Secrets of a Stylish Power Dresser

Author of "Style Bible" shares her top tips to be stylish at work.
3:00 | 03/14/14

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Welcome to power players I'm to -- -- were here Bloomingdale's would want -- -- man who -- the author of style Bible. And -- and show us your secrets to power drops into -- that's very create. But let's -- when that these court without parents well you know it's really changed the way we see the world and that will mean who's going to be off base. Whether she's running for op -- or -- in the boardroom. This you hats and really fall. It's not just about the traditional think we're a boarding -- -- that's right so what I'd -- here is our new color is not just stepped out. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Giving it again a little bit -- that he -- -- our draft. But you're getting -- date and look you can take -- -- jacket and goes right it took part in. Now I have to sequence Mount Washington DC we really get the reputation at the bit -- up here. It nature of this city -- power and is certainly the currency. Out DC works. And -- -- -- gonna see a little bit more about buttoned up culture here. But I think that's OK it's about making sure that she or he looks water. But except that -- so when it comes to politics do you have to trust more conservatively than other industries other -- It's not being more conservative. But it is about making -- -- that. Back in the day used to stop traffic -- color you would -- politicians of -- sort of looking cheap the what you know they -- really well dressed they were in -- something Boxee. And now I've really got some ideas here in terms. How look not earn and fashion powered -- Mexico. -- really seeing now is that instead of that traditional suit. Here's one that's got a little bit -- apple until it's a little more exciting showing off a little bit more at your shape. You are if you're looking for something that is not -- traditional but still really fashion forward. You're gonna get out longer Jack and I something here that we're seeing with has -- I love this long look. You've got to reach she tracks underneath that we've got another one here I often -- -- you denying you take out that's absolutely and making sure you're adding accessories that your mixing and matching your patterns. You're having fun with texture so. -- textures -- room we're seeing more leather than Weaver -- reform that it's really about taking the trends that we're seeing off the runway and in the magazines and how to bring them to the office rate. This didn't get some really -- rate trends. So whether it's taking lather and can really go -- -- didn't happen within nice great -- -- when you do that jacket on top undergoing traditional. Or having a little bit more to unique flair it's great for the offense everything we're Todd -- -- today really can translate for average women also in Washington DC council -- Washington absolutely from a runway to the real way. This is all about dressing up for work. Remembering that this took place that's important. Whether you're -- power player -- DC standards or really just going to. A regular nine to five job you want to -- -- what everyone and whether there -- power player they want to be a power player wants to know the secret where the principles of power dressing a lot of what you're seeing at the office now answered that trend of powered -- Is that it's become soft. It's become a little bit more thing it's less -- it's less -- -- I have to ask you about the man. Demand have to win suits what are the new rules we are seeing some trends when it comes to -- -- and they are pressing a little more -- -- But we're -- subtle power and it's being -- XX. So it's really all about. A trend and George H. W. Bush as president -- we've seen coming out actually Silicon Valley isn't something that we need and genes are accompanied by some pretty. Powerful side -- allowed that we think the -- of the color the more money in one really meant only to their factories and that's definitely a top power -- we're seeing now. So many competing against each other it's not just really well against suit. But it's a suit against the suit with a cuff links and pocket square -- and the tight -- and a lot. Sox. So it isn't just about this -- so much for joining us Lauren. Well that's all the time we have for power players today for ABC and Yahoo! -- just -- See you next time.

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