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In offices across the country, dressing casually for work is the norm, not the exception, every day of the week, not just Fridays. But what are the rules for business casual? How can men figure out what's appropriate and what's not, without sacrificing or compromising their personal style? Over the past year, GQ, The New York Times, and even Fortune Magazine have all offered advice and counsel about making this transition--but this worrisome and universal problem still poses a fashion challenge for most men. So how can today's businessmen dress without getting a dressing down? Dress Casually for Success. . .for Men answers those questions, and helps men figure out how to dress with authority, style, and comfort, without breaking the rules. It shows readers how to handle the new fashion edicts, guides them through the intricacies of fabrics, patterns, accessories, and colors, and ultimately will help them project just the right image at work and at play, from power lunches to job interviews, to business-related nights on the town. In today's offices and boardrooms, it's the subleties that can make or break a look. Complete with black-and-white and color photos, easy-to-use charts, and quick references for Fashion Do's and Don't, here is the first and only guide to going corporate casual with flair and confidence.
On Dress-down days, are you confused about how casually to dress? Want to feel comfortable and look great every day! Am a projecting the image I want? Suite or Jacket?; Jacket or Sweater?; Tie or Turtleneck?; Slacks, Jeans, Khakis, or Corduroys?; Loafers or Lugsoles?; Earring or not?' Your clothes convey your image. Look right and you'll be successful. Achieving the casual look you want is a matter of knowing yourself and following a few guidelines. Let Dress Casually for Success. . .for Men help you make the fashion decisions that tell the world exactly who you are. Instructive and entertaining, this guide shows today's businessman how to dress down without sacrificing authority and style. With expert advice from the Van Heusen Creative Design Group, the leader in corporate casual sportwear, it guides you from head to toe in projecting the image you want. Along with ideas and tips for developing your own "business casual" style, you'll enjoy pages of photos, easy-to-use charts, and quick references for Fashion Do's and Don'ts.