Style Update: The suits you can wear for work and play

This summer I tripped upon high street gold. There’s no other way to put it. I’ve never really been a suit wearing girl. Even when I spent 10 years working for an auction house in London, I think I wore a suit once. But, one fateful day in Marks & Spencer, I tripped upon a suit that was linen, looked chic as hell and seemed to be tailor made for me. Then I kept trying on other suits in the same section. That day I left with three complete suits in three different colours. God help me. I was a woman sold on the chicness of the modern day suit, made for work, play and everything beyond. And then all of the sudden, whenever I walked into Marks & Spencer, all I seemed to notice was the suits, again and again. Had they been there all along and I just hadn’t noticed or was M&S setting the scene for a major suit revival and I was jumping on the bandwagon? Being an ambassador for the brand, I like to think I am up on these things. But, clearly I wasn’t. And I have to treat this like a shopaholics anonymous meeting and admit that in the past two months I have bought five complete suits from the brand, not as part of my partnership but purely because of my obsession with these easy to wear wardrobe changers. 

I want to show you a bit more of this suit and how I styled it, below. But, sadly the suit ended up being so popular that this particular style has sold out. However, there are a number of new suit sets that have popped up online, so I’m going to show you those right now, so you can jump in. You’ll most likely see a few more of these sets on FFG in the coming weeks, so watch this space. As always, however, I feel the need to show you now. I know you are super annoyed when I showcase something that can’t be purchased. So, check out the suits and then move onto me being a style goofball that’s happier than anything ever in a navy blue linen getup. 

1. Black Checked Trouser Suit

2. Pure Linen Wide Legged Suit 

3. Straight Leg Black Trouser Suit 

4. Blue Linen Checked Suit 

5. Pink Linen Rich Striped Suit 

6. Ivory Mix Striped Pure Linen Suit 


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