Trend to Try: Tailoring Turned Stylish
The tailored look often receives a bit of slack because of office dress codes and an assumed stuffiness that goes along with corporate policy. Thanks to the influence of Kerry Washington's character in ABC's Scandal, Olivia Pope, the buttoned up, professional style has received an infusion of fashion influence as of late. Gone are the days when pencil skirts and button-ups were seen as conservative. Play with the proportions correctly and tailored style will not only exert a sense of accomplishment and power but also, dare we say it, a hint of sexiness.