Summer is the season to show off hard-earned physical improvements like more toned calves and triceps that you may have worked for in the winter months. It's also a time to show off tanned complexions -- sometimes earned at pools and on beaches and sometimes purchased at tanning salons.
Plus, for many women, summer is a time when sleeveless shirts, dresses and skirts are appropriate attire to combat the heat.
But why is wearing light clothing sometimes unbearable and uncomfortable?
Because workplace offices are often freezing cold.
Yes, air conditioning is a nice escape from the sweltering heat outside, but sometimes, too much cold air is undesirable.
"All these women who actually dress for the season -- linens, sundresses, flowy silk shirts, short-sleeve tops -- (change) their wardrobes to fit the sweltering temperatures around them," Post reporter Petula Dvorak wrote. "And then there are the men, stalwart in their business armor, manipulating their environment for their own comfort, heaven forbid they make any adjustments in what they wear."
Dvorak poses a question: Will there ever be a day when men wear linen, seersucker or formal shorts to work, adjust the thermostat accordingly, and women can feel comfortable in their offices?
The event formerly known as Home World has a new name and new location.Get totally inspired for spring as you find hundreds of ways to improve your home. Make your home the one you really want. Show open daily duringmall hours. Admission is free!
Landscaping and Outdoors
Get ready for Spring and Summer and transform your outdoor space into something that feels like you’re on vacation
Make sure to visit our demonstration stage during the entire show. There will be exciting demonstrations on how to re-purpose and design thanks to Monarch Market Affair.
Meet Barry Williams from The Brady Bunch
Join us as we welcome Me-TV superstar Barry Williams who played the iconic Greg Brady from The Brady Bunch TV Show. Meet him and get an autograph on February 10th stage side at center court in front of Macy’s.
The line will start forming when the Mall Opens, and Barry’s First appearance will be at 11 a.m.
Come prepared with your camera or cell phone for the Meet and Greet.