Easy-to Wear Menswear-Inspired Pieces
Tweed Peacoat by Gap
The classic look of a men’s peacoat gets a dose of ladylike polish with the help of tweed wool and a cropped, slim cut. Available in gray and red.
To buy: $89.50, gap.com.
Canvas Backpack by Kimchi Blue
Balance your everyday load on both shoulders with this roomy and functional canvas field-pack with sleek leather detailing. Available in black and brown.
To buy: $68, urbanoutfitters.com.
Houndstooth Pencil Skirt by The Limited
The popular suiting fabric is reinvented with a curve-conscious pencil silhouette. All you have to do is tuck in a simple black blouse into this wool-blend skirt to create a stunning retro look. Available in three color combinations.
To buy: $59.50, limited.com.
Melanne Oxford Peeptoe Bootie by Ann Taylor
The traditional oxford gets a sexy upgrade, thanks to a peep-toe design and a high heel.
To buy: $198, anntaylor.com.
Aiden Plaid Boy Shirt by J. Crew
A boyish pattern, yes, but the trim fit of this cotton button-down is all woman. Pair it with a dressy skirt for a complementary balance of his and hers.
To buy: $72, jcrew.com.
Slim Leg Pant by MNG
Take a break from the body-hugging legging trend with these cropped and pleated polyester trousers. Keep them girly by adding statement-making heels and a silk blouse.
To buy: $56, jcpenney.com.
Wool Sweater Jacket by Simply Vera Vera Wang
This loose wool-blend cardigan is perfect for layering over lightweight print dresses and could even sub in for a jacket on balmier days.
To buy: $47, kohls.com.