Beauty & Style

3 different ways to wear a pantsuit – for work and weekends

Crisp and sharp, the pantsuit is a modern take on power dressing.

Gold details and a leopard-print clutch add a touch of sophistication and edge to an all-white ensemble.
- Polyester blazer, $139; polyester top, $79.90; polyster pants, $96; layered metal necklace, $33.90, all from Topshop
- Metal cuff with faux pearls, $19, and leather clutch, $59, both from Mango
- Leather pumps, $220, from Steve Madden

Go from work to play with a simple change of top and shoes - think an on-trend PU leather top and strappy mules.
- PU leather top, $35, from
- Polyester blazer, $139, and matching pants, $96, both from Topshop
- Metal necklace, $19.90, from Diva for Miss Selfridge
- Metal rings, $19.90 (for a set of three), from Topshop
- Metal cuff, $13 (for a set of two), from Forever 21
- Leather mules, $199, from H&M

Whoever said pantsuits are boring? Try teaming them with a printed top, bright necklaces, a fringed bag and jewel-toned sandals.
- Polyster blazer, $139, and matching pants, $96, both from Topshop
- Greyhound cotton-blend top, $189, from Robinsons The Heeren
- Polyester cord necklaces (price unavailable), from H&M
- PU leather bag, $89.90, from Topshop
- PU leather sandals, $56.90, from Charles & Keith

Learn how to dress up your culottes and pencil skirts for both work and play too. 

This article was originally published in Simply Her June 2015.