Over the past few seasons, designers have offered up more and more reasons to ditch the antiquated notion that suits are only for those who work in corporate environments. Sure, you can still pick up a traditional 9-to-5 blazer-and-trouser combination, but now you can also find options in springtime pastels, playful patterns, and—for the warmest days—short and skirt sets.
It used to be that a spring dress was the first thing on anyone’s shopping list come March—whether a gingham dress or a floral one—but this season, consider a suit. They have all the charisma of a dress, coupled with the ability to mix with spring blouses or colorful denim with ease. It’s multiple outfits for the price of one. Have we made our case yet? Check out 22 of our favorites at the moment.