Menswear Pieces You Should Co-Opt Now

I’ve been deriving inspiration from men for as long as I can remember – I grew up with three brothers and despite my girly tendencies, their boyish ways wore off on me. In high school I took my brother’s jeans, wore them to death, and have since convinced myself that I'm responsible for kick-starting the boyfriend jean trend of the early '00s.
So, it’s no surprise that I find endless inspiration from the runways of men’s fashion week and this season’s Spring/Summer '14 show was no exception. Some of my favorite menswear designers showed gorgeous prints, interesting silhouettes, and innovative layering that I could easily see myself wearing. Click to see my seven favorite men’s runways trends and how best to make them wearable for you.
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Photo: Courtesy of Burberry
Seen at Burberry: Layered button-down shirts.
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Get the layered shirt look by pairing shirts with similar tones or just wearing a fun, printed T-shirt under your button-down.

J.Crew Striped Chambray Popover, $49.99, available at J.Crew; J.Crew Collection Café Capri in Indigo Flora, $179.88, available at J.Crew; J.Crew Lanie Stacked-Heel Sandals, $179.99, available at J.Crew.
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Photo: Courtesy of Phillip Lim
Seen at 3.1 Phillip Lim: Abstract florals.
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Incorporate the digital print trend by pairing a floral pullover with dark trousers.

Masha Reva x SNDCT Moorland Botanical Layer Sweatshirt, $195, available at ANTHOM.
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Photo: Maria Valentino/MCV Photo
Seen at Trussardi: Trousers with sandals.
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An easy one to copy with tailored linen trousers and any strapple sandals.

Zara Linen Marl Trousers, $19.99, available at Zara.
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Photo: Courtesy of Marc Jacobs
Seen at Marc Jacobs: Sorbet-colored bomber jackets.
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Wear your brights in a bomber jacket instead of your go-to blazer with this silk Laveer must-have.

Laveer Reversible Bomber, $473, available at Shopbop.
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Photo: Courtesy of Christopher Kane.
Seen at Christopher Kane: Geometric prints.
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A geometric print is easy to wear with a simple black-and-white palette.

ASOS Coat In Mono Pattern With Textured Back, $67.50, available at ASOS.
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Photo: Maria Valentino/MCV Photo
Seen at Trussardi: Structured nude shirt.
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Get the look with this structured, pleated-front top.

ANTHOM Vegan Leather Dolman Sleeve Top, $43.40, available at ANTHOM.

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