Tatler Style Picks: How To Wear Matching Separates


August 9, 2017 | BY Monique Madsen

More #TatlerTips on fashion and style. Learn how to rock the matching separates trend.

Welcome to Phililippine Tatler Style Picks, by our Fashion Editor, Monique Madsen. This is a recurring series that brings you the latest in fashion. Here you will find plenty of tips and advice on fashion and style. Go on and give your wardrobe that much needed update!

Matching sets makes getting dressed a no-brainer, so useful for frantic mornings when you don’t have the time to rummage through your closet. However when it comes to accessorizing, this trend requires a bit of thinking-out-of-the-box so you don’t end up looking like you are attending a theme party. 

High Contrast


Photo: Courtesy of Moda Operandi (Johanna Ortiz)

Mix a matching outfit with a bag or a pair of shoes in an unexpected colour.

Contemporary Cut

rodarte.jpg Photo: Courtesy of Moda Operandi (Rodarte)

Because matching patterns have a tendency to look outdated and dainty, choose silhouettes that have a modern cut and style

Edgy Accessories


Rosie-Assouline.jpgPhoto: Courtesy of Moda Operanda (Rosie Assouline)

Speaking of unexpected accessories, sneakers and running shoes can do the trick and bring your ensemble to 2017.

Break The Pattern


Neutral is your best friend. For example, break the colour or matching patterns with a wide belt in black or brown


solid-and-striped.jpgPhoto: Courtesy of Moda Operandi (Solids and Stripes)

Embrace the trend in its full glory and go fashion forward. Give the pajama trend a try! 


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