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This '70s workwear look wins summer

Pencil skirts and ill-fitting blazers, be gone! For your "summer" work thing, right now the focus is on oversized silhouettes and boxy fits — pretty much plucked straight from the '70s. And it doesn’t get better than this street-style poster girl from New York Fashion Week Men’s...

Street style blogger wearing 70s menswear at New York Fashion Week Men's | ASOS Fashion & Beauty Feed

Street style blogger wearing 70s menswear at New York Fashion Week Men's | ASOS Fashion & Beauty Feed

Pictures: Getty

The centerpiece of the whole look? A wide-collared printed shirt that your dad would be very proud of (and probably still has hanging in his wardrobe). Opt for a menswear button-through to get those stiff sleeves and roll to just above the elbow. Tuck into gathered, wide-leg pants and use a high-waisted belt to accentuate the retro, flattering fit. Elevate the look further with heeled leather boots before finishing up with eye-catching accessories: a chain cross-body bag, chunky retro sunnies and wire earrings.  

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