Move Over Marlene Dietrich! 12 Stylish Pieces to Help You Master Tuxedo Dressing

Whether it’s an oversized shirt with a tuxedo style bib, sleek collared dress, or contrasting peaked labels on a structured dinner jacket, tux dressing has always been a fashion favourite.

But today’s tuxedo is not your classic Penguin-inspired look. There’s no cummerbund, or patent shoes. Instead, it’s is mixed up and broken apart. Details are salvaged while shape is slashed and the result is something very sophisticated and cool.

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Paired with slick pants, a slip dress, or even jeans, tuxedo-inspired style can elevate everyday into something more elegant. With holiday dressing top of mind, look to female starlets donning tuxedos on the red carpet and give it your own spin. Invest in a stylish piece that can be worn more than one way and occasions beyond the holiday season.

Click though  these 12 editor-approved pieces to inspire your deconstructed tuxedo look.