Okay, let’s just get this out of the way; having a boyfriend does have its many perks, which includes having a great supporter, fun date nights and a loving and romantic partner, but most importantly, the all-access to his closet!
Even though menswear-inspired womenswear is not frequently on the seasonal runway, we think men’s clothing is always THE go-to solution for most one of those days when you ‘have nothing to wear’ (we’re guilty of that too). So here’s every girlfriend’s guide to pulling off their boyfriend’s fashion pieces: It's no secret that we've been obsessed with the menswear trend (Hollywood stars, too), expanding our wardrobe to accommodate sharp tailored pieces, power suits, pinstripe vests, pretty blue button-downs, and more.
But why not take it one step further and, literally, borrow from the boys? In honor of Valentine's Day, we're helping you amp up your outfits with a visit to your man's closet. We came up with six classic pieces that can be found in most men's closets, shopped them out and worked them into six completely wearable outfits. Is his blue oxford too big on you? Top it off with a fitted cropped sweater and coated skinnies. As for his oversize chunky knit, team it with a light turtleneck underneath and a flirty printed skirt.