Interview attire

Boots or not?

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31/01/2007 at 10:47
Advise needed purleese!

I have an interview tomorrow. Its more of a 'chat' than a serious thing as I have been recomended by a friend. I'm not sure if I want the job or not. (See what they're offering) Anyway, I am wearing one of those blouse with the jumper attached tops, a black skirt & am undecided on footwear. Is it acceptable to wear knee high boots? (not tarty ones) Or should I wear my Minnie Mouse shoes? (black, round toe, with a strap & buckle thingy)
I wear jeans & trainers to my current job, so dont have a huge range of smart things to chose from.

Thankin you all.
kittenkat    pirate
31/01/2007 at 11:03
Boots
kittenkat    pirate
31/01/2007 at 11:04
*no influence from puss in boots*
31/01/2007 at 11:04
I think boots can look really smart
JPenno    pirate
31/01/2007 at 11:07
if you really want the job, Boots, Basque Stockings whip etc. If not then wear what you feel comfortable in!!
31/01/2007 at 11:09
How long is the skirt SS??
31/01/2007 at 11:09
I would think informal chat or not, this is how they are going to form an impression of you so smart but appropriate for the job you are going for.

I once turned up in a suit and tie for an interview, when the place had a casual dress code, I didn't get the job, I don't think I looked like I would fit in.

I suppose its horses for courses.
31/01/2007 at 11:10
Minnie Mouse shoes?! Are you going to be working at Disneyland?
31/01/2007 at 11:14
Given the options, boots, SS
31/01/2007 at 11:15
Boots - but make sure they are clean, no scuffed toes.
31/01/2007 at 11:17
Short skirt, low cut top, calf length boots.

Well, that's what I wear, haha! :-)))
31/01/2007 at 11:18
The skirt is just below the knee, so i have to roll it up an inch at the waist to get the line of my coat to go with the skirt & boots. Else I end up looking too tiered as the coat is abit a-line & just below mid thigh. The skirt needs to sit just below the coat really.
31/01/2007 at 11:19
Minnie Mouse shoes - only wear those if it's a Micky Mouse job.
31/01/2007 at 11:19
errrm - why not ask your friend who works there what would seem to be acceptable??

if you look smart, you'll look smart - boots or shoes...........
31/01/2007 at 11:21
FB, I have mailed her as well, but she hasnt replied. They usually wear smart but casual. I do want to wear a skirt though. My trousers are too big at the minute. I look like MC Hammer! :o)
31/01/2007 at 11:26
Either sounds fine to me SS. The boots will look good with that length skirt.
31/01/2007 at 11:27
lol

I think boots always look quite smart....

31/01/2007 at 11:32
"wear smart but casual"

Is it me or is that the worst satorial description ever.

for work, for night clubs etc.

Ok no trainers/footy tops/"sports" gear

but women get away with more than men.

31/01/2007 at 11:32
Right, the general consensus is for the boots! (which is good as i shaved my legs yest & gouged a huge hole in my leg!)
31/01/2007 at 11:33
True both in life and at work TT.
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