Feb 21, 2014 09:21
by Natasha Saroca
Ever feel like choosing your outfit every morning is an ordeal? You know, you don’t know what top to pair with that skirt or which blouse to throw on with those trousers. And you’re just not in the mood to wear that dress…or that one…or that one, either.
We have a few solutions to your problem. You could a) enlist a stylist to prepare a weekly work-and-play wardrobe for you; b) invest in a virtual closet that picks outfits for you to wear every day (yes,just like Cher’s fancy computer program in Clueless – wouldn’t that be, like, totally awesome!); or c) shake things up a bit and snap up a few easy, breezy jumpsuits that will have you looking stylish and ready to step out the door in no time at all!
As much as we heart options a) and b), we’re leaning towards c) as our solution of choice, and not just because it’s the least impractical one in the list…
Often overlooked in favour of dresses, the jumpsuit (and its shorter sibling, the playsuit) is one of  the most underrated items of clothing around. While they used to be tried on with some trepidation, nowadays everyone – from designers to stylemakers, celebs and everyday shoppers – seems to be jumping (pun intended) on board the jumpsuit trend.
And why wouldn’t they? After all, there’s something oh-so-chic and sophisticated about an all-in-one silhouette. Plus, jumpsuits are the perfect go-to piece when you don’t know [read: can’t be bothered deciding] what to wear – just slip one on, add a few accessories and a killer pair of kicks, and you’re
The secret to finding the perfect jumpsuit is, of course, picking one that suits your body shape. As a general rule, stick to styles that comfortably cinch you in at the waist. Avoid designs that swim on your body, otherwise you may just find yourself in the dangerous pyjama-land territory.
Now, where were we? That’s right, we’d like to jump right in and introduce you to 15 of our favourite one-piece designs that we’re loving for the office, evening and weekend play. So, without further ado...
Which of these jumpsuits are you tempted to try this season?