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YOUR SHORTCUT TO SPRING SUITING

May 18, 2019

Since the return of the power suit, tailored co-ords have been our go-to from work to weekend. But as the weather gets warmer, you may be wishing for a replacement as you retire your fave pants and blazer. Never fear — the shorts suit is here. An oversized blazer and three-quarter length shorts are the easiest way to get the same smart-meets-stylish look for the spring. Think Julia Roberts when she gets all fancy in Pretty Woman...
A short suit from the Off-White Spring/Summer 2019 catwalk | ASOS Style Feed

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Louis Vuitton men’s artistic director and Kanye's BFF Virgil Abloh continues to make big noise with his own label Off-White and its sporty-couture aesthetic. His SS19 collection was full of bright green pops, including this lime-colored shorts suit. On the catwalk, the look was styled with a logo tee for that streetwear vibe and a metallic fanny pack that brought some futuristic feels. Citrus fresh.
Xenia Adonts in a mint Short Suit | ASOS Style Feed

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At Paris Fashion Week, Xenia Adonts sported this minty ensemble that has us green with envy. Proving that the shorts suit can be a casual affair, she teamed hers with chunky Balençiaga Triple S kicks and sporty shades. We'll def be following suit this season.
ASOS DESIGN short suit | ASOS Style Feed

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The beauty of the shorts suit lies in its versatility — you can adapt for work, weekend and even more glam occasions like a wedding or your next big night out. Try this ASOS DESIGN combo with Perspex heels, a white crop top and some hoop earrings for a look that says you mean business on and off the dance floor.

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