The New Plan: The Four Ss


I have discovered a new nonprofit ally of the cause in the Sophie Lancaster Foundation. We now have a plan.

With the four Ss we can make our dreams a reality:

To remember why we’re doing this, take a look at the typical office dress code. The below only covers casual business attire when authorized.

Appropriate Appearance

To convey a positive image to customers and guests, our employees are required to dress in appropriate traditional business or, when authorized, business casual attire.

Appropriate Business Casual Attire


  • Blouses, collared shirts
  • Sweaters, turtlenecks
  • Slacks (khakis, chinos)
  • Skirt, culottes, or skorts, (with the fullness of a skirt)
  • Blazer, sport coat
  • Casual shoes


  • Collared shirts
  • Sweaters, turtlenecks
  • Slacks (khakis, chinos)
  • Blazer, sport coat
  • Casual shoes

Inappropriate Attire

  • Jeans of any color
  • Bicycle pants, leggings, stretch pants, spandex Warm-up or exercise clothes
  • Sundresses (spaghetti straps, strapless, backless, halter)
  • Shorts
  • Halter or tank tops
  • Tee-shirts
  • Revealing or low-cut blouses or dresses
  • Clothing which exposes one’s midriffs
  • Athletic shoes (sneakers, tennis)
  • Beach shoes, flip-flops
  • Torn, cut, worn, or frayed clothing