Break It Up: Suiting As Separates

Separate blazer from dress pants to shed formal associations, and look to seasonally relevant materials — like seersucker and sport-forward nylon — to ace that casual-meets-formal look.

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Summer Suits

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Summer Suits

Once you start to think of a blazer as an outerwear piece, instead of part of a suit, you'll be able to find new ways to get more use out of it.

Jared Blake
Editorial Stylist

Material is a huge factor in pulling off suiting separates. The JackThreads Seersucker and Nylon blazers are less traditional, and were designed to be more like tailored jackets.

Jared Blake
Editorial Stylist
JackThreads
The Daily Vee
$15
Color: Navy
Size: XS
Nixon
Time Teller
$100
Color: Black
Size: OS
JackThreads
The Daily Vee
$15
Color: White
Size: XS
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Rupert Pant
$64.99
$88
Color: Black
Size: 28

Striped Tee + Seersucker Dress Pants + Clean Shoes = After-Hours Nautical Vibes

Tokyobay
Specs Watch
$125
Color: Brown
Size: OS

The easiest way break up a suit is by pairing a blazer with a nice pair of chinos or your favorite jeans. If you want to wear the suit pants, keep it casual with a t-shirt or polo.

Jared Blake
Editorial Stylist

Navy Blazer + White Tee + Dark Denim + Loafers = Casual Suiting 101