Let’s just admit it. We’ve all been seriously style crushing on Kerry Washington’s no-nonsense Olivia Pope persona since ABC’s Scandal hit the airwaves back in 2012. So you can imagine our delight when the political drama announced it would again team up with work-wear experts at The Limited to deliver a refreshed collection of signature pieces fit for any professional fixer.
Designed by Scandal’s award-winning costume designer, Lyn Paolo, in collaboration with Kerry Washington and The Limited’s Head of Design, Elliot Staples, the spring collection features 74 pieces ranging from $44.95 for a satin blouse to $228 for a signature Olivia Pope-inspired trench. The assemblage of “roll-up-your-sleeves” separates incorporate feminine, neutral hues contrasted with sharp, tailored details that are rightfully suited for the sophisticated woman who wears the pants in any situation. So whether you’re juggling two handsome suitors while cleaning up Washington D.C.’s messes, or simply looking to command the attention of any room you walk into, channel your inner gladiator with these wallet-friendly alternatives that are Olivia Pope approved.