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Style Notes: How to Pull-Off the “Borrowed From The Boys” Look

There’s something so appealing about menswear silhouettes on a feminine frame. With the right pieces and accessories to match, everyone can pull-off this androgynous yet undeniably chic style trend. Whether it’s a polished pantsuit number or a simple oversized shirt, here are a few tips and tricks to make this trend work for you.

 

1. A Button-Down Shirt

An oversized button down shirt is a staple in every woman’s wardrobe. It’s also easy to match as it looks good in anything you pair it with. To easily pull it together, pair it with skinny jeans or skirt to for a good balance and proportion to your look. 

 

2. An Oversized Graphic Shirt

Men’s graphic shirts are not only easy to find (your brother is probably wearing one right now), it also won’t cost you a fortune. Tuck it in a midi skirt or even wear it with a blazer and denim pants then for a stylish update that you’d want to wear for days.

 

3. A Power Suit

A boyfriend blazer is not just about being oversized. Tailoring and details are also important in pulling off this look. This celebrity-approved style has proven time and time again that wearing pants for a dressy event is actually a good idea.

 

4. A Pair Of Boyfriend Jeans

Everyone's beloved boyfriend jeans are your comfiest bet for the his-for-her trend. Its classy yet laidback appeal will transform your look any day, paired with the right pieces. Pair this with an equally cozy cardigan for your ultimate lazy day outfit.

 

Lead photo via @frankieandclo