8 Ways to Wear a Power Suit This Spring, According to Celebs
While once considered stuffy and overtly masculine, suiting has turned the beat around as a true fashion front-runner for trend-savvy stars. Yep, over the last few seasons, bold tailoring in modern silhouettes has swept through retailers as a power ensemble for every occasion including parties and formal events (a.k.a. not just for work). And nobody understands this more than our favorite celebs. Priyanka Chopra, Olivia Palermo, Blake Lively, and more consistently step out in statement suits for the red carpet, launch events, and even in their off-duty lives. If you’re on the hunt for inspiration, keep scrolling to check how celebrities are wearing this must-have look now.
Lucy Hale: While a pinstripe suit reads more formal, a T-shirt and ankle boots make it more approachable. (Photo via Raymond Hall/Getty)
Tracee Ellis Ross: Test out a white suit for an evening out as a more fashion-forward alternative to the dress you’ve worn forever. (Photo via Bauer-Griffin/Getty)
Blake Lively: If you are on the hunt for a sophisticated nine-to-five getup, a checked suit complete with a blouse and tie is always a smart idea. (Photo via James Devaney/Getty)
Olivia Palermo: Bunching up the sleeves to show off a layered top feels fresh and high-concept this season for your next event. (Photo via Neil Mockford/Getty)
Priyanka Chopra: Punctuate an eye-catching patterned suit with colorful heels to compliment the look. (Photo via Raymond Hall/Getty)
Kourtney Kardashian: Adding a belt to a blazer creates an hourglass shape with a flattering silhouette. (Photo via Gotham/Getty)
Rita Ora: Embrace the monochromatic trend by combining pieces like a turtleneck and ankle boots in similar hues with a suit. (Photo via Gotham/Getty)
Kaia Gerber: Don’t be afraid to push the unexpected with sneakers rather than stilettos to keep your overall ensemble more laidback. (Photo via Claudio Lavenia/Getty)
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Bobby Schuessler is a contributing fashion writer at Brit + Co and has contributed to Who What Wear, Refinery29, Lucky, Glamour, Out, Nordstrom, and Barneys New York. When he's not writing about style and shopping, you can find him catching up on the latest Housewives franchise and sipping his go-to drink, a vodka martini with a splash of cranberry and a twist.