STYLE FYLE: Looking for the perfect fit?

Published: January 18, 2013

Q:  I’m looking for a black blazer that is more fitted and will go with a skirt, dress or pants.  What kind of style should I look for?

A:  Right now a big favourite is this Smythe tux blazer.  It has one button but it is shapped to fit well, wear well and comes in a few other colors.
It even has stripes in various colors running on the back of the sleeves so you make a statement even when walking away.


Look for a blazer cut under the bustline and instead of going for a square cut at the bottom, something with a oval/circle cut like this one will help make the waist look smaller and fits well with a skirt, jeans or even a dress.  Great for the office, casual outing or even to the evening cocktail party.  Celebrities like Kate

 

Middleton and Blake Lively have been seen wearing similar cuts in recent months too.

By:  Kuljeet Kaila & Amanda West

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