Inpired by the 1966 Yves Saint Laurent "Le Smoking" first tuxedo for women, designers have masculinized their Spring 2012 collection by adding tuxedo elements like lapels, vests, tapered trousers and  waist coats. 
Even though women today dont need a "tux" to make them feel empowered, these masculine ensembles are surely liberating and wickedly attractive. 

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