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How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?

Re: How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?
« Reply #30 on: April 07, 2007, 01:13:21 PM »
with all 8:30 classes as a 1L, it'll be clean and it'll match, but that's as much as anyone can expect from me.

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Re: How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?
« Reply #31 on: April 07, 2007, 02:32:01 PM »
One of my friends at Loyola-NO said that a chick in his section came dressed in goth everyday complete with the piercings in mouth and nose.

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Re: How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?
« Reply #32 on: April 07, 2007, 02:53:02 PM »
Suit minus the tie.  I usually take my tie off as I am leaving my office.

Have to wear suit to work and go to classes in the evening. 

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Re: How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?
« Reply #33 on: April 07, 2007, 02:55:15 PM »
Jeans, flip flops, and a thrift store Anthrax t-shirt.

Re: How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?
« Reply #34 on: April 07, 2007, 02:58:26 PM »
Jeans and t-shirts, A-MEN.

I am looking forward to not wearing office attire on a daily basis.

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Re: How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?
« Reply #35 on: April 07, 2007, 04:23:14 PM »
I'll dress like it's Saturday and I'm out grocery shopping.

Jeans/capris, t-shirt/sweater, flip-flops/flats.

It'll be so nice not to have to go through the "Is this too casual? Does it need to be ironed?" converation every morning.

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Re: How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?
« Reply #36 on: April 07, 2007, 05:37:55 PM »
I can't wait to ditch my suits. I've been getting dressed up for work for way too long. So, it's jeans/t-shirts etc.  all the way for me.  Since I'll be in Buffalo, I'll need to throw in a sweater or two plus some warm boots, but I cannot wait to not have to wear suits anymore. Did I already say that?

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Re: How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?
« Reply #37 on: April 07, 2007, 05:51:42 PM »
I think jeans pretty much every day.  Probably not t-shirts and sweatshirts, though.  Cute tops or sweaters.  Yeah... until finals time.

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Re: How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?
« Reply #38 on: April 07, 2007, 08:14:21 PM »
Cost and Comfort over... well, everything.  Sweatpants.  All day.

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Re: How do you plan to dress during the 1L year?
« Reply #39 on: April 07, 2007, 08:41:30 PM »
Most people dress the same as they did in undergrad, "dressing up" only when there is a big event where they want to impress someone.  Wearing a sport coat to law school (at least in the Midwest) will have you labeled "tool" faster than you can sew elbow patches on tweed!

I think wearing sport coat everyday anywhere will have you labeled as a tool. Unless, of course, it is required, or maybe part of your work attire. 

I wear jeans, shorts, T's, sweats, or whatever I feel like. Just like pretty much everyone else.  No need to "dress for success", when your success is even judged until finals.  Just my $.02