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Tux redux

September 2013
Tux redux
The women’s tuxedo has taken many forms over the decades, but we love the wearability of Jenni kayne’s 2013 riff. we translated it to a day-to-night look complete with a metallic jacket, plus a versatile oversize bag


“Metallic Tuxedo-Stripe Blazer” by Smythe, with black stripes up sides and inner sleeves
$698 at Finicky Filly

Button-front silk blouse by Gerard Darel with rounded neck and hem
$275 at Rapport

Cropped, straight-silhouette “Bleecker” black pant by Lafayette 148 New York
$278 at Gwynn’s of Mt. Pleasant

MICHAEL Michael Kors “Selma” Saffiano leather tote with double top handles, shoulder strap, and zip closure
$378 at Gwynn’s of Mt. Pleasant

“Freelove” platform pump by Rowen with patent leather platform detail
$210 at Copper
Penny Shooz