THE HERO PIECE: CAPRIS

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This sum­mer, the capri re­claims its place as a stylish ba­sic.

Some time af­ter the ’50s – when it was worn by chic Ital­ian va­ca­tion­ers (ex­plains the moniker) and Au­drey Hepburn (see her 1957 film Funny Face) – these cropped, close-fit­ted pants lost the fash­ion plot, be­com­ing bet­ter known as an of­fice sta­ple. This sea­son, it re­claims its place as a stylish foun­da­tion piece, bal­anc­ing out the se­ri­ous­ness of tai­lored coats at Jil Sander, lend­ing youth­ful­ness to clas­si­cally fem­i­nine jack­ets at Fendi, and giv­ing retro-in­spired looks a breezy edge. So, if you were think­ing of what to pack for your up­com­ing hol­i­day... –

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