Easy, empowering and relaxed: this returning runway trend is setting the casual pace. Again…

You may not be a yoga bunny, gym-goer or jogger, but that’s ok: these aren’t clothes for working out in. Oh, contraire. They’re for the office, brunch, and dinner ‒ to be dressed up or down with a switch of a shoe or handbag. They’re liberating (think something akin to wearing ripped skinny jeans to the office any day other than a Friday), freeing and down-right comfortable. From effortlessly-chic jumpsuits to go-faster stripe trousers, these are real clothes for real women who lead busy lives and want to look good being, well, busy. A trend, yes, but it’s also much more than that ‒ it’s a shift in lifestyle and how women are embracing a more casual approach to dressing. Just ask fashion houses Versace, Louis Vuitton and Céline (to name just three) whose models strutted out in sports-luxe looks for a second season running. The key is in the styling: think smart and considered (a crisp white shirt with a pair of luxe joggers and heels, for example) rather than head-to-toe grey marl. Game, on…

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It's a shift in lifestyle ‒ women are embracing a more casual approach to dressing

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