On Monday, August 7, more than 30 women came to the Leadership Institute (LI) to network, shop, and learn how to dress for success.
Partnering with the Independent Women’s Forum and the Ladies of Liberty Alliance, LI gathered enough professional clothing for each attendee to take home at least one outfit.
In addition, attendees heard from Sonya Gavankar, former Miss D.C., and multimedia host and content creator. Her lecture was filled with great tips and tricks to help young ladies navigate professional fashion without being overwhelmed.
She broke down a lot of misconceptions about office fashion choices and entertained the audience with her anecdotes.
Here are three key lessons learned about professional dressing for women...