Suspenders or braces are leather or fabric straps worn over the shoulders to hold up pants, jeans, and skirts. Straps can have elastic, and most straps are made of woven material, forming an X or Y shape at the back. Suspenders are attached to clothing with clips or buttons.
Suspenders have been in and out of fashion for a century. They are mostly considered as a male fashion accessory, but according to various fashion trends around the world, women can also wear them.
If you want to achieve a masculine look but still look elegant, chic and sexy, you should try wearing suspenders. The most popular items of clothing that you can pair braces with are trousers, shorts and skirts.
This guide is perfect for girls who like to mix male and female clothes. You can use it to compose your outfit while maintaining a stylish look.
Tights outfit ideas
This is a great and easy pastel outfit. White and baby pink are the perfect mix for cool summer days.
To achieve this look you need a button shirt in pastel colors like beige, baby lilac, bright yellow or blue and white pants with suspenders. Amazing and minimalistic outfit.
On the other hand, if you like a bright and bold color palette, this is an even better outfit for you.
The mustard pants with suspenders paired with a dark blue skirt. Perfect outfit for every day. You can also wear them during working hours if you like.
This chic outfit has crossed suspenders at the back. That makes it more interesting, but also more elegant.
The patterned shirt is flowing so you will feel comfortable in this outfit.
If you combine it with high heels, you get a great outfit for going out.
The cut of these wide pants flows around your legs and makes you feel like you’re wearing something really light and cozy. Therefore, you can incorporate this outfit into your everyday life and wear it for business meetings and a drink in a bar. Combine it with heels or nice sandals like in the photo above.
A great example of how you can mix and match the clothes and get an elegant, sporty look.
Suspender pants combined with the striped brown shirt and black sneakers! Ideal for autumn days and long walks in a park.
Suspender shorts outfit ideas
Leather suspenders on shorts are a great combination of summer outfits.
Spend all day outside feeling chic and comfortable with the striped crop top.
I can easily imagine going inline skating on the beach and the sea in this outfit.
You can easily achieve the pin up girl look with the high waisted suspender pants. This step will add the vintage sense to your outfit. The high waist of the shorts is adorned with buttons and you can wear a plain striped t-shirt at the bottom.
With a red lipstick, big hair and high heels, it’s easy to get the vintage pin-up girl to look up.
In the photo above you can see the all white look with the suspender shorts. As you can see, it looks amazing! Easy to match, easy to wear.
If you dress in one color don’t worry, there is no big philosophy. Just choose your favorite color and match it to your outfit.
Black and white combination is ideal for any occasion. It’s really easy to turn it into a classy or casual combination depending on your preference.
With this outfit you have the combination of suspender pants, white shirt with the black bow tie around the neck and the black oxford shoes. This is a perfectly balanced everyday look borrowed from men.
Adding a fedora to this mix is a huge plus!
Suspender skirts outfit ideas
If you want to achieve a rock and roll look with the suspenders, you should definitely try this outfit.
Gray and black combination of a skirt with an unusual cut and a black color crop top.
To really pop this outfit you can wear long boots and the high socks underneath in combination with a leather jacket.
If you want an ideal fall combo and want to be in the leaf shade, you must own a mustard yellow sweater. In this outfit it is combined with a suspender skirt in black color.
Add a small bag in the same color as the sweater and thigh high socks.
Check out this post to learn more about how to wear thigh high socks.
The maxi button-down skirt spices up the suspenders and offers you the perfect outfit for the day. If you want to copy this outfit, you need a striped turtleneck with short sleeves and black high-heeled ankle boots.
To give it a sexy look, you can make a slit by unbuttoning your maxi skirt.
If you like boho style or you are going to a music festival and you want to look perfect, try this outfit. The strapless top with long sleeves and the floral suspender skirt give you a bohemian and hippie look at the same time.
You can add tons of jewelry if you want because everything goes boho.
Also, braces are spoken of as clothing borrowed from men. You can clearly see from the post that you can rock it too! You will show them that you have a lot of confidence, that you like to mix and match clothes and most importantly that you have style.