Thursday, April 7, 2011

Pop the collar

Here's Eleanor Holmes Norton in her office, discussing DC home rule:

Raising (or "popping") the collar of a blouse when it's paired with a structured jacket can look a bit aggressive.  But here she pairs it with a two-tone sweater, which looks much more dressed up with the crisp white blouse underneath. An excellent, elegant outfit.

1 comment:

  1. It casts her face in a flattering light. She's got a good neck but as a woman of a certain age there isn't any reason to risk an unflattering angle.