August 20, 2013 12:00 AM | by Zeina Tawfik
Now Trending: Printed Pencil Skirts
Most people categorize pencil skirts as something they would only wear
to the office or business related events. Well, scratch that ladies,
pencil skirts aren't just for work anymore. I know, pencil skirts have been around for
so long, but they're currently having a moment of fame. However, this season's trend isn't about your old boring pencil skirts, the focus is rather on a cooler version of the pencil skirt, the printed pencil skirt. The
fit of a pencil skirt is of great significance, you should pick a well
tailored one that will flatter your body's silhouette. Don't go for a
too tight pencil skirt, you want to look sexy not sleazy. Your choice of printed skirt should be based on your body type, if you're curvy, go for vertical striped prints and avoid busy patterns. Slimmer ladies can choose bolder prints to create the illusion of a curvy bottom.
As for styling pencil skirts, your options are limitless. Be daring and wear your pencil skirt with a crop top or pair it with a tucked in t-shirt or denim shirt. You can also tone down the figure-hugging pencil skirt by wearing it with a slouchy sweater for a sporty look. If you want to stay on the classic side, team your pencil skirt with a fitted top or a white shirt. Be careful if you'll go for clashing prints with your top and skirt, the best way to do it is stay within the same color family. Welcome the printed pencil skirt as your newest wardrobe best friend, it's so versatile and can be worn day or night. We're bringing you our favorite printed pencil skirts out there, so browse through and let us know which one you liked best...