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These Stylish, Easy-To-Wear Co-Ords Will Make Sure You're Never Late Again

Perfect coordination.

Picture this: you’re standing in front of your closet and deciding what to wear, worried on whether your top will clash with that bottom — or if that blouse would look fine with a certain skirt. You probably end up in a repeated outfit anyway, for ease of falling back on tried-and-tested combinations.

Cue a simple way to up your coordination game: with tops and bottoms that were actually designed to pair up. Above, our edit of 11 stylish sets will get you out the door, stat.

Haider Ackermann satin blazer (S$1,284) and satin trousers (S$579) via Net-a-Porter
This Haider Ackermann’s blazer is not only cut from feel-good-on-the-skin satin, but its longline style makes it less serious, and more stylish. The trousers? An absolute no-brainer to complete the look. Martine Rose denim jacket (S$1187) and jeans (S$835) via Ssense
This pink denim tie-dye jacket is as unique as it can be. Where’s the tie-dye your ask? It’s colour-blocked with the millennial pink, on the shoulders, collar and back of the jacket and rear of the jeans. Gucci denim jacket (S$2851) and denim skirt (S$1663) via Ssense
A Gucci co-ord with Alessandro Michele’s signature animal embroidery. Need we say more? La Doublej satin top (S$407) and midi-skirt (S$484) via MatchesFashion
The first word that comes to mind: royal is royalty. Nothing trumps a good jacquard, and this gold-tinged feminine set takes the cake for 9 to 5 and after-hours alike. SJYP half zip-up pullover (S$760) and reversible track pants (S$629) via HBX
Rain or shine, you’ll be stylin’ in SJYP’s comfy checks. A pattern that’s forever, but also so hot this season. Calvin Klein cotton-blend blazer S$2,180 / cotton-blend straight-leg trousers S$1,040 via Net-a-porter
Pair Calvin Klein’s Prince of Wales check DB and trousers together (natch) or wear them with jeans for a more casual take. Nanushka satin top (S$290) and belted satin midi-skirt (S$418) via Net-a-Porter
Simplicity is key for this Nanushka satin top and midi skirt. The red is eye-catching, and the fabric has a lustrous sheen. All you need is to tack on a pair of statement earrings. Chinti And Parker wool and cashmere-blend sweater (S$335) and wide-leg trousers (S$398) via Net-a-Porter
This geometric sweater and trousers set by Chinti And Parker pays homage to abstract art and maths in the coolest way possible. House of Holland wool blazer (S$656) and straight-leg trousers (S$471) via Net-a-Porter
House of Holland’s wool blazer and pants are polished but playful thanks to the unabashed check pattern and the nipped in waist. Don’t waste these at the office — take it for a spin with the girls or on a date. Sies Marjan iridescent shirt (S$877) and mini skirt (S$1028) via Ssense
This Sies Marjan set screams moves on the dance floor, but we’d take this to Sunday brunch just for the heck of it. Switch it up, people. Kith reversible satin jacket (S$252) and checked flared trousers (S$192) via Net-a-Porter
The beauty of this jacket is that it’s reversible, so you can get maximum mileage out of it — especially if you’re obsessed with it and your friends start questioning the repeat outfit…