Female empowerment has been a prevailing theme in more than one collection over the past two seasons, and as we came fresh out of the New York and London shows, we found ourselves updating our notes on how to borrow from the boys for the Fall/Winter 2017 shows that showcased perfectly tailored, ladylike suits. Here is what we jotted down for Spring/Summer 2017.
It is Endlessly Versatile
Whether you are looking to inject freshness into your work wear wardrobe with a polished pinstripe suit in a warm burgundy hue, or completing your off-duty inventory, a perfectly tailored suit has now transcended the traditional codes of dressing for the boardroom and offer a modern alternative take on putting a look together for any occasion.
The Game of Re-Work
A monochrome palette may feel like a safe choice, but for the season ahead, tailoring is being re-imagined in new and unexpected ways. White separates feel more contemporary that ever while deconstructed plays on fabric lend themselves beautifully to the eclectic spirit of the season ahead.
Nothing’s Chicer than Tailored Separates
Separates take on a new dimension when re-imagined in new color-pairings and styled with standout accessories. Separates in a classic color will complement a wide scope of your favorite fashion buys, while investing in colorful separates will become your new spring-ready tailoring solution.
It Carries Boyish Charm
Although the suit is a wardrobe staple for any modern man, the female take on this wardrobe staple inevitably offers a subtle nod to retro glamour. Think effortless luxe of the 1970’s with a well-cut, double breasted jacket balanced out by fowy, wide-legged pants that can be instantly dressed up with statement jewels or dress down an ultra-romantic blouse with the modernity of the crisp lines in a classic, tailored two-piece