Just another reason we love vintage suits! They interlock like puzzle pieces in myriad ways. A suit ensemble that includes a jacket, shell and skirt can be worn in many variations... jacket with pants, skirt with turtleneck, or just the shell paired with another suit entirely. The list goes on...
And here's a perfect illustration. This 1971 article pictures a Junior Sophisticates red jacket & navy skirt (at left) and a vintage Anne Klein suit shown in pairings as originally sold.
The following page changes it up, with Anne Klein's vintage blazer paired with the Junior Sophisticates skirt and vice versa.
A great example of why you should wear vintage suits, complete with antique auto and cheeky Bonnie & Clyde styling. Vintage suits dovetail into modern closets pretty effortlessly, too, because the classic tailored look is just that - classic. A smart investment in vintage style!
Source: January 1971 McCall's Magazine.