Cargo pants and jumpsuits are chic? Yes, the utilitarian look is back in fashion

Utilitarian fashion pieces are versatile and adaptable, making them suitable to be incorporated into a variety of styles and outfits. Photo composite (from left): Miu Miu, Stella McCartney, Versace

Merging fashion and functionality, the utilitarian style that was popular in the late 1990s and early 2000s is back in trend.

The look, which is often associated with cargo pants, also includes boiler suits, multi-pocket vests and parkas as well as details such as zippers, adjustable drawstrings and big patch pockets, has been spotted on the runways of brands and designers.

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