Forbes recently called out the classic black suit as "back in fashion for women" in regard to the best interview attire. I'm pretty sure the word "classic" implies that something is timeless, but that is neither here nor there. I'm more interested in the way Forbes classifies work today. Below is the excerpt explaining why suits are "back."
In the midst of layoffs, unemployment and uncertainty about the future, this may seem like strange timing. But the return of this work staple is actually a surprisingly straightforward response by fashion designers to the financial crisis. Work, after all, is the new luxury.
Sure, we feel lucky to be employed when so many people have lost their jobs. But what do you think — is work the new luxury?