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The in Box by Susan Martin: Jump to it

t’s not your imagination. Jumpsuits are back and looking especially chic in black. First lady Michelle Obama and actresses Julianna Margulies and Cate Blanchett have all sported jumpsuits recently. And jumpsuits in a wide variety of colors and prints have appeared on the fashion runways both here and abroad.

Here’s a peek at some of the styles retailers are showing:

A little stretch: A nicole by Nicole Miller belted jumpsuit comes in a polyester/spandex blend. Originally priced $70 from J.C. Penney,, where you can also find local store availability.

One-piece wonder: A jumpsuit from the Jennifer Lopez collection features a V neckline and a coordinating sash at the waist. Originally priced $70 at Kohl’s,

Breezy style: Another version of the season’s jumpsuit comes from I-N-C International Concepts, a brand sold at Macy’s. Priced $89.50.