Blake Lively suits up for A Simple Favour

It suits her to a T, said actress Blake Lively, defending her choice of a suit to promote her latest movie, A Simple Favour, at its British premiere in London on Monday. Responding to snide comments over her fashion picks, she wrote on Instagram: "Wo
It suits her to a T, said actress Blake Lively, defending her choice of a suit to promote her latest movie, A Simple Favour, at its British premiere in London on Monday. Responding to snide comments over her fashion picks, she wrote on Instagram: "Would you note a man wearing lots of suits during a promo tour? So why can't a woman? No double standards."PHOTO: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

It suits her to a T, said actress Blake Lively, defending her choice of a suit to promote her latest movie, A Simple Favour, at its British premiere in London on Monday.

Responding to snide comments over her fashion picks, she wrote on Instagram: "Would you note a man wearing lots of suits during a promo tour?

So why can't a woman? No double standards."

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 20, 2018, with the headline 'Blake Lively suits up for A Simple Favour'. Print Edition | Subscribe