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CORRAL WEST RANCHWEAR
001 (907) 258 9378
NORTHWAY MALL
ANCHORAGE, AK
Departments / Services
western, jewelry, clothing, work, hat, cowboy, apparel, boots, hats, western wear, work boots, cowboy hats, work wear, boot, wear, cowboy boots
Hours
61.216754 -149.818516

Saintly Seconds
(907) 696-2947
12400 Old Glenn Hwy
Eagle River, AK
 
The Bargain Shop
(907) 753-6134
8515 Saville Ave
Elmendorf Afb, AK
 
Family Thrift Store
(907) 274-2213
3825 Mt. View Dr.
Anchorage, AK
 
JC Penney
(907) 279-5656
406 W 5th Ave
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Mon-Fri 10:00-9:00
Sat 10:00-8:00
Sun 11:00-6:00

Family Thrift Store
(907) 694-9990
12812 Old Glen Hwy.
Eagle River, AK
 
Whatnot Consignments
(907) 694-0722
17050 Eagle River Loop
Eagle River, AK
 
The Sports Authority #566
(907) 277-6787
1200 North Muldoon Road, Suite E Glenn Hwy
Anchorage, AK
 
Skinny Raven Sports
(907) 274-7222
800 H St
Anchorage, AK
 
Nordstrom Anchorage
(907) 279-7622
603 D Street
Anchorage, AK
 

What to Wear to Work

By Jennifer Pollock

The office is not the place for bold and risqué fashion statements. So unless you work at American Apparel, leave the fuchsia leggings at home and abide by these rules: look polished, look clean, and look professional

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The First Day

Arming yourself with outfits for the first few days of work will save you the stress of having to mad-dash-it to Banana Republic during your lunch break. However, it may be worth getting a lay of the land during your first week before you go on an all-out shopping spree. Different industries and offices have different standards, and everyone's got a different definition of business casual . While you're settling in, size up what other people in your office (namely, your peers) are wearing. If you’re still at a loss, there’s no harm in asking a coworker what flies and what is off limits. Note that summer-wear is typically more casual than year-round attire, so don’t rush out and buy an armload of Bermuda shirts (actually, don’t do this even if it is summer) because fall fashions will likely be a bit more formal.

Women (men, skip to second page)

Dress codes for women are often very difficult to decipher, so it’s a good idea to start off with the basics. This includes a skirt that hits just above the knee, slacks, flats or moderate heels, sweaters, blouses, collared shirts, and maybe some simple jewelry to spice things up a bit. Buy this stuff in basic colors (blacks, whites, neutrals) so that you can mix and match to maximize your wardrobe once you start adding other pieces. For casual days, pair your dressy items with more casual stuff (dark jeans, bright skirts).

The Checklist

Before you leave in the morning, measure yourself up against this checklist:

  • Do I look like a slob? (a.k.a. are my pants wrinkled or is there cereal milk on my shirt?)
  • Is my skirt too short? (a.k.a. Tina Turner called, she wants her clothes back)
  • Is my neckline too plunging? (a.k.a. picking pens off the floor not advised?)
  • Am I wearing too much makeup (a.k.a. do I look like I’m about to go out to a bar—as Boy George?)
  • If I’m wearing flip flops or sneakers to walk to work, do I have an extra pair of dress shoes for a surprise meeting? (a.k.a. Murphy’s Law)

Women’s Clothing Stores

Luckily, there’s no shortage of go-to stores for women’s office attire. Banana Republic , J.Crew , and The Gap are always safe bets for basic dresses, collared shirts, slacks and blouses. Slightly pricier, Ann Taylor is a solid option for nice suit sets that work great in a more formal work environment.

Suggestions From the Field

“I love editor pants from Express and collared shirts from Club Monaco,” says Stephanie Johnson, 25, who works an at investment management firm. “ Target also has some really great sweaters and work clothes at great prices. Most people don’t think of Target as a place to buy work attire, but I definitely have a few things from there.”

Kate Hughes, 25, wh...

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