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Category Archives: Career Dressing

MIA

MIA

Or, Ask Me How Much I Paid for These Shoes Yes, I’ve been MIA, or not very visible on th’ blog, social media, or anything digital-related. That’s right, I haven’t even checked my email. And I think there’s some snail mail ’round here, like a package from Patti that I saved to open this week.… Continue Reading

Wardrobe Workhorse: Red Cardigan

Wardrobe Workhorse: Red Cardigan

I’m so pleased that Megan (Mee-gan) is the first person to share her Wardrobe Workhorse. Her cutting edge style and beautiful shoe collection make her blog, The Fashionable Bureaucrat, a must-read and see. In her email to me, she describes why she wears her red cardigan so often: I wear this red cardigan at least… Continue Reading

Great Thoughts by Guest Spammers

Great Thoughts by Guest Spammers

As readership of your blog grows, so do comments from spammers. They are a pain in th’ butt, but I’m not going to turn on Blogger’s even more painful captcha to stop them. Blogger’s horrid captcha, with its run-on letters and furry numbers, has prevented me from leaving many a comment on others’ blogs. I’ma… Continue Reading

I’ma Dress Gal

I’ma Dress Gal

I’ve been thinking about the development of my style, such that it is, since my blog slowly moved from irreverent paralegal news reporting (nobody cared or maybe I was the only one who thought I was funny) to affordable career dressing. I don’t know if it’s the aging process, the changes in the shape of… Continue Reading

I’d Like to Thank the Following for My Bloggy Award:

I’d Like to Thank the Following for My Bloggy Award:

1. My beloved hairdresser, Betsy Jeannie Jo, who is responsible for maintaining my extensions and fake-o hair color; 2. My entourage and body guards, Darryl, Darryl, and Larry, who follow me around and break things that I don’t have to pay for because I am an F-list celebrity;  The Deets: Banana Republic cable sweater (Goodwill);… Continue Reading

Career Dressing: eShakti.com Review

Career Dressing: eShakti.com Review

I’ve seen a number of my favorite bloggers favorably review gorgeous clothing from eShakti.com, an online retailer offering fashionable and affordable customizable clothing, sizes 0 through 36. When I was initially contacted to do a product review in October, I was both honored that this small corner of the blogosphere was a blip on any clothing retailer’s… Continue Reading

Blogger Giveaway: Win a Pair of Dr. Scholl’s Fast Flats

Blogger Giveaway: Win a Pair of Dr. Scholl’s Fast Flats

Dr. Scholl’s Foldable Flats There’s a catch, tho’. Your shoe size has be 9-10. I totally swear by these as being perfect for the office when your vanity has caught up with you and you have got to get your achin’ dawgs out of those freakin’ heels, or you don’t want to scratch up those… Continue Reading

In this Episode I Get Yelled At

In this Episode I Get Yelled At

A lot. I’ve already confessed I’m excruciatingly shy, and taking pictures of myself still feels weird. But self photography is not only helping my sartorial style, it’s helping my actual photography skills develop, too. Can you see a car in this pic? The Deets: Isaac Mizrahi for Target dress (GoodWill); Loft sweater (very old Rugged… Continue Reading

Tulle & A Big Gulp Coffee Cup

Tulle & A Big Gulp Coffee Cup

What kind of fool wears a ballet skirt to work at the law office? Uh, my paralegal homies might just want to skip this post and pretend it never happened. The rest of you keep reading, because it did, and it went down like this. The Deets: Fashion Princess Fairy Style 5 layers Tulle skirt… Continue Reading

Paralegal Career Dressing: Visible Monday & Gibberish

Paralegal Career Dressing: Visible Monday & Gibberish

Monday Monday Monday (insert gibberish gibberish) hath done me in. So much so that I’m going to share an outfit picture from a couple of weeks ago. Because I forgot about it. And outdoor pics are much nicer than indoor pics taken on a Monday Monday Monday (insert gibberish gibberish gibberish). Plus this is my… Continue Reading

Contact Info:

Lynne J. DeVenny, N.C. State Bar Certified Paralegal

Owner & Virtual Paralegal, DeVenny Paralegal Services

Email: lynne.devenny[at]gmail.com

Telephone: 336-582-0003

Inquiries are welcome, with free quotes available.

Meet Lynne:

Lynne DeVenny is a North Carolina State Bar Certified Paralegal with over 27 years of experience working on complex litigation cases, including medical malpractice, personal injury, workers’ compensation, and Social Security disability.

Disclosure: I am not a lawyer and cannot provide legal representation or legal advice.

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