The power of the pencil skirt in spring
The love of a pencil skirt started for most when going to school. Whether for work, school, evening or day it has become like the little black dress a must have for any wardrobe. The versatility of design and feel has made it a must this spring.
It started back in the 1950’s and has oozed femininity since. Dior was always reinventing the look and proportion of his skirts 1954 He creates the “H” collection. This brought the emphasis from the waist to the hips and attracts the “nod” where ever you might be. The Pencil skirt was truly born.
Obtaining the best fit for your pencil skirt
Fit and length are the two important details when it comes to purchasing a pencil skirt. It tends to be most flattering when the hem ends around the knees. The fabric should fit around the waist and skim over the hips. If the waistband is a bit too snug it can prove difficult to sit and will be uncomfortable. Another tell-tale sign of a poor fit is if you see horizontal lines develop across the hip area. By combining the right length and fit, the skirt will gracefully follow your natural curves and be comfortable when sitting as well as moving around in.
The choices are endless
If you’re looking for a flattering and versatile skirt for the office, then look no further. This classic skirt works well for all shapes and sizes. When paired with the right blouse and accessories you will always look stylish. Of course, the versatility means whether you’re dressing up for the evening look or dressing down you will always feel stylish and sexy.