A classic, well-tailored suit is a timeless staple in every woman’s wardrobe, making for a faithful companion at interviews, business meetings, and pretty much any formal occasion. But did you know that the same classic suit, if styled correctly, could become your go-to ensemble for informal occasions as well? Savoir Flair rounds up seven accessories to pair with a borrowed-from-the-boys look for an effortlessly cool style update.
Fall/Winter 2016’s trend of wearing mono or mix-and-match earrings will come in handy to balance out the seriousness of your suit.
A Shiny Choker
A sleek, shiny choker adds just a hint of sex appeal to the formal, two-piece look.
Eddie Borgo ‘Safety Chain’ Choker
AED1,377 / SAR1,406
An Artistic Brooch
Throw intellectual vibes into the sartorial mix with an art-inspired brooch.
AED669 / SAR683
Pins are hugely in for the season. Place them on the lapels of your suit – or literally wherever your heart desires. There are no rules when it comes to accessorizing boldly.
Christopher Kane Pins
AED322 / SAR329
A Classic Pocket Square
In the case of a pocket square, a supremely classic piece will look surprisingly modern now – the more old school, the better.
Asos Pocket Square
AED29 / SAR30
An Outside-The-Box Belt
Add an unexpected element with a belt that’s anything but classic or regular. This tomboyish piece is the perfect accent to offset a traditional suit.
Homme Boy ‘Bondage’ Belt
AED802 / SAR819
A formal suit is so proper that it will take a bolder shoe style to achieve even a slightly casual vibe. Miu Miu’s velvet, pearl-embellished slippers are sure to create the perfect style harmony you’re seeking – not to mention the fact that they are ridiculously desirable.
Miu Miu Slippers
AED2,423 / SAR2,474