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Seven Last-Minute Pantsuits to Buy Now

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A burgundy Express pantsuit Express Button Jacket ($128) and Columnist Ankle Pants ($49.90)

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I’ve had a pale pink Steven Alan pantsuit sitting in my closet for a few years. I’ve never worn it, which normally means I’d return it. My apartment is so small that I try to adhere to one rule: If I don’t find a way to wear a new purchase within a week, back it goes. Seasons don’t matter — if I love a thing, I will wear it immediately.

But I’ve hung onto the pantsuit, apparently waiting for right now (well, Tuesday). If you don’t happen to have one hanging in the back of your closet, but still want to show your solidarity with HRC and/or cling to your lapels until this terrifying ride is over, it’s not too late. You’ve got a whole weekend to shop for an outfit that’ll make you feel like a boss long after you cast your vote — here are seven of the best.

ASOS pink metallic pantsuit
ASOS pink metallic pantsuit

ASOS Ultimate Pink Metallic Blazer ($90.20) and Trousers ($60.13).

Argent burgundy blazer
The inside of the Argent crepe burgundy blazer

Argent Crepe Crossover Blazer ($328) and Cropped Flare ($228).

A gray J.Crew suit
A JCrew gray suit shown from the back

J.Crew Collection Regent Blazer ($325) and Pant ($250).

A black Theory wool suit
A black Theory wool suit

Theory Wool Jersey Jacket ($495) and Tab Trouser ($315).

A red express suit

Express Button Jacket ($128) and Barely Boot Editor Pants ($60).

A DVF black suit
A DVF black suit

DVF Lenore Embellished Blazer ($598) and Marjie Embellished Trouser ($368).

A Racil nay wool jacket and pants
A Racil navy wool jacket and pants suit

Racil Aquila Wool Jacket ($932) and Aries Trousers ($401).


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