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Matching Two-Piece Sets for Every Occasion

by Allia Alliata Di Montereale
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the models Rianne van Rompaey and Adwoa Aboah wearing matching floral outfits in a field
Rianne van Rompaey and Adwoa Aboah photographed by Luca Guadagnino for W Magazine.

The matching set is having a moment. Cooler than a dress or suit, but more put together than the usual, the two-piece hits a rare sartorial sweet spot. It’s the Goldilocks porridge of looks. Plus, of course, you can also wear each element separately, so you’re getting more mileage out of each item. A sky blue silk tank and skirt by Ciao Lucia, for example, is a fabulous cocktail or casual wedding guest ensemble—worn alone, though, the top takes on a whole new, casual personality, while the skirt pairs beautifully with a crisp white shirt for an office look. The rest of our favorites cover a variety of silhouettes and materials to suit any occasion: Go flouncy and feminine in black and white Miu Miu polka dots, keep things sleek and sexy in chocolate brown silk by Bite Studios, or channel the 1960s in a prim, hot pink Maria de la Orden ensemble. Whatever vibe you’re going for, there’s a set that fits the bill.

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1960s Heat

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For All-Night Dancing

Summer Perfection

Cool Character

Summer Renaissance

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