THE PROMPT

Three Style Hacks to Take Your Look from Desk to Date (Heels Optional)

Three Style Hacks to Take Your Look from Desk to Date (Heels Optional)

Feeling bummed that February 14 falls on a weekday? NBD. And no need to schlep a bag full of makeup, stilettos, or a change of clothes to work, either. Just steal these three fail-proof tricks and you'll arrive at your romantic dinner date *not* looking like you just left the office. Paired with the right dress, these three hacks can easily modify your look to go from AM to PM in less time than it takes your Lyft to show up. Your day-to-night recipe includes a plain wrap belt (Ada Collection makes the best ones anywhere), which transforms your look by cinching...

Read more →


How to Take Your Makeup from AM to PM in Two Minutes Flat

How to Take Your Makeup from AM to PM in Two Minutes Flat

You're running late to the bash, the office bathroom is crowded, and you have maybe 3 minutes to change your look from career-climbing #ladyboss to head-turning #aboutlastnight.  Sure, you can change your outfit, slip on heels, and swap your workbag for a cute clutch, but your face is the first thing anyone sees. That means you need to amp up your beat quickly and in a 'gram-worthy way. While every beauty editor recommends a dark smoky eye to look party-ready, attempting that level of glam usually turns into a muddled, complicated, often-vampire-ish mess that requires concealer and Q-tips and wipes to salvage. No need for that. Enter your new bestie, bronze eyeshadow. "But...

Read more →


How to Own Every Room: Level Up Your Networking

How to Own Every Room: Level Up Your Networking

How to Own Every Room: Level Up Your Networking: Every mentor since the dawn of mentorship has told you to get out there and meet people. That is categorically easier said than done. “Nice weather we’re having!” is not going to cut it anymore, and frankly, it probably never did. So what the heck do you say to someone you know can open that next door? How the heck do you say it? Well, we thought you'd never ask darling! Pirouette NYC is here to help.

Read more →


Ace Your Interview

Ace Your Interview

You’ve looked hard, you’ve worked hard, you’ve gotten that perfect shoe in the door...now it’s time to blow them away in the interview. I’ve conducted about a hundred interviews, and I’ve seen the good, the bad, and everything in between. What are some good interview strategies to win over hearts and minds?  It may be easier than you think. Arrive like a leader. First impressions count, and no matter what the position, demonstrating confidence sets you up for success. For example, your unwavering tone of voice, strong handshake, and direct eye contact all send signals of your professionalism. If you...

Read more →


It Happened

It Happened

It *finally* happened. After more than two years of working on my dream, here we were, dresses everywhere, ready to show the world (or at least all our friends and family on fb and insta...) How we were going to revolutionize the world of women's wear! (Pardon the dramatics; we excite easily.) Our first photoshoot!! My partner-in-crime/COO on the go Kate Bally had (1) borrowed the sweetest midtown office space to stage our shoot, (2) recruited 4 gorgeous models to wear our wares, and (3) miraculously scored street parking directly in front of the office building so that we could...

Read more →