The result is bold, sophisticated, and remarkably feminine. Katharine Hepburn would be proud.
Ben Sherman, $138
Shades of grey look smart and sophisticated. Layer pieces in a similar hue for a modern take on monochromatic.
Banana Republic, $130
Tuxedo-inspired trousers become an after-hours option with an embellished top and a jewel tone clutch.
Ted Baker, $235
Warm up with the Midas touch. Opt for a skinny gold belt or a handbag with some haute hardware.
A classic pinstripe channels the softer side with a bow blouse and ladylike accessories.
This season’s best new shoe: The men’s lace-up Oxford gets a modern-day makeover with a sleek feminine shape and lofty height. Paired with a pencil skirt and belted top, they add a stylish kick to any work wardrobe. Perfect for traipsing through glass ceilings.
Enzo Angiolini at Nine West, $180.00
Photographs by Kourosh Keshiri