First Look: Transition Plaid

Get used to it, there’ll be lots more. Traditional weaves and prints are stitched into both new silhouettes and classics. Pair with darks or brights.

Fine Gage by Calvin Klein

Left: Plaid Flared Midi Skirt: Everyday tailored.Approx. length: 30-1/2″ Hidden side zipper with hook-and-eye closures. Button details at front; faux wrap hem. Lined polyester/ rayon/spandex. Machine washable. Sale $65.70 (40% off)

Center: Ruffled Plaid Sheath Dress: Office to drinks. Round neckline. Back zipper closure. 3/4-sleeves. Belted; ruffled plaid skirt. Unlined polyester/spandex. $134.00

Right: Glen Plaid Belted Midi Dress: Good office wear. Change sash for belt to add interest. Approx. 45″ long from center back neck to hem. Crewneck; Fit & flare silhouette. Hidden back zipper closure. Sash belt at waist. Unlined polyester/rayon/spandex. $134.00

Mid Gage

Left: Zip Cowl Long Sleeved Top by Chaus– Eminently useful.  27″ length. Cowl neck with zipper closure. Machine washable polyester/ spandex. $79.00

Center: Plaid Tulip Hem Jacket by French Connection– Face-framing.  Oversized spread collar, asymmetrical zip closure, long sleeves. Allover pattern, welt pockets with faux leather trim, tulip hem, interior lining. Sale $99.00

Right: Caldwell Plaid Double Breasted Blazer by Madewell: Rollable sleeves and a longer length. 31″ length (size Medium). Front button closure. Notched lapels. Front welt pockets.Lined polyester/viscose/elastane. $168.00


Left: Maje Plaid Wrap Pencil Skirt– Good color. Plaid-printed polyester/viscose/elastane. Banded waist. Concealed side zipper closure. Faux snap-button front. Wrap front. Asymmetric hem. $295.00

Center: Brooke Shields Box Plaid Skirt with Bow Detail: Feminine. Back zipper closure. Back darts, straight hem, back slit. Cut to follow the lines of the body. Machine washable polyester/spandex. Sale $41.76

Right: Polo Ralph Lauren Pleated Skirt– On trend crisp pleats on a glen-plaid A-line skirt finished with a stretchy grosgrain waistband. Elastic waist. Unlined polyester. $298.00


Left: High Waisted Sash Tie Pant- Neat and slim. Hidden hook & button closure, zipper fly, belt loops. Machine washable polyester/rayon/ spandex. Tapered leg; Ankle length.  $88.00                                      

Center: Windowpane Plaid Ankle Pants by Vince Camuto– No brainer polish.= Slim, ankle-grazing pants. Machine washable  polyester/viscose/elastane. $89.00

Right: Plaid Wide Leg Pants by Vince– Graceful. High-waist trousers styled in a flattering wide-leg silhouette. Side pockets; back welt pockets. Viscose. $365.00


Left: Solange Jumpsuit by L’Academie– Handsome contemporary. Zipper fly with hook and bar closures. Belted waist. Breast flap pockets. Side seam pockets and back welt pocket.  Polyester/ rayon/elastane. $328.00

Right: Lena Color Block Jumpsuit: Power flirt. Hidden Center Back Zipper with Clasp. Lined Bodice. Symmetrical Front Seam Pockets. Strapless with a Center Square Notch. Velvet on the Sides. $435.00

Top Right: Hunter Plaid Shirt by Rails– 6 color choices.  Front button closure. Spread collar. Long sleeves with single-button cuffs. Chest patch pocket. Polyester/cotton Sale $94.80

Bottom Right: Plaid Balloon Sleeve Top– Soften the geometrics. Machine washable polyester/rayon/spandex. Button cuffs. Crew neck; Back keyhole cut-out with button closure. Hits at waistband. $59.90


Left: Vittoria Plaid High Waist Trousers by Isabel Marant Etoile– Chic, patrician trousers with a tailored carrot leg and on-trend paperbag waist. Button waist closure Self tie waist. Zippered fly. Slit waist pockets. Back welt pockets. Wool. $495.00

Center: Petersyn Puff Sleeve Plaid Blouse-Off-the-shoulder blouse with eye-catching sleeves and pleat details throughout. Button front. Cotton. Paid needn’t be dull. $115.99

Right: Tartan Wool Blend Cardigan by Polo Ralph Lauren– Classic Prep School Slouchy. 32″ length (size Medium). Front button closure. Drop-in pockets. Ribbed cuffs and hem.Wool/ nylon. $398.00

The items featured in this article have been chosen by the editors of Woman Around Town simply because we like them and think you may, too. No advertising fees have been paid to Woman Around Town for this article.