The dress may have to step to the side when 2012 comes in since tuxedos for women are goingto be the rage. If you remember Le Smoking in the 1960s by Yves Saint Laurent, it gave birthto the androgynous ensemble for women and now has become a classic wear and a very muchwardrobe staple. The women’s tuxedo trend was quite popular back in 2008 when a flood ofcelebrities donned the androgynous look.Mastering this look for this year is easy and will definitely give you a new angle to look at fromthe flowing dresses and skirts.Helmut Newton’s iconic image of YSL’s Le Smoking was a woman with a slicked back hair,clutching a cigarette casually in hand with a bit of abandon, becomes statuesque, androgynousfixture on a Parisian Street. The whole look is delicately tailored, noticeable with the pants highon the waist and wide in the leg, but the blouse underneath the jacket has a soft and finished atthe neck by a bow. It was like a crossroad between femininity and masculinity and it’s exactlywhere the women’s tuxedo trend has returned this year.But this year we won’t be taking the tuxedo style of 2008, we will level it up and leave the otherdetails behind, the fashion ideas for the women’s tuxedo this year has evolved.Expect to see wide peaked lapels for the outfit, taking cues from the 1970s. 2008s colors weremostly the traditional black, this year, take it to another level by wearing other vibrant colors orwild colors.Fashion ideas like embellishing the look and adding details are also great for this year. Asparkling women’s tuxedo jacket or pants screaming the 70s glam rock look will definitely be invogue this year.For people who live in warmer climates, you don’t have to fear that you have leave the tuxedolook in the closet for some comfortable temperature. All it needs is clever styling, like addingvibrant colors and light, clingy fabrics for texture. Pair a tuxedo jacket with well-fitted shorts or abody-hugging skirt to avow a sophisticated summer look.For more fashion ideas with the tuxedo look, you pair a dinner jacket with light colored bottoms.Try a dinner jacket with a relaxed summer cut for a stunning ensemble.You can easily wear tops with plunging necklines for a rather seductive and feminine look or aturtle neck or just a plain shirt.