Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Business Casual

Recently I was invited to attend a luncheon benefiting the re-election of Earl Blumenauer, a Congressman from Oregon who is a key member of the Congressional Bike Caucus. The dress code was “business casual”. Being in the bike biz, my definition of business casual *might* be a wee bit different than, say, your average banker. Nonetheless, I knew I could pull together a stylish outfit that would be as functional for the event as it would be for the bike ride to get myself there.

Here is the result:



The Skirt Sports SexyBack Dress has a built-in shelf bra, T-back construction, and plenty of stretch to move with me as I pedaled to the event. It was a beautiful spring day here in Portland - clear and a little cool. So, I paired the dress with a Sheila Moon Bolero, a pair of Shebeest Pedal Pushers and my Sidi Dominators.

What do you think? Did I achieve my “business casual” goals?

3 comments:

  1. Big fan of Sheila Moon boleros here.
    I love the way the pink matches the dress!
    Way way cool outfit.
    Lisa

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  2. It doesn't sound quite right that something called the DOMINATOR could be biz casual, but their fine Italian design are in fact really good for a lot of occasions.

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  3. I don't know, Austin, depends on the business meeting...

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