The pencil skirt is a go-to wardrobe piece, but don’t think it’s reserved just for the office. Mixing up the tops you pair with your pencil(s) will take your look from office functional to night time chic in an instant.
The classic pencil skirt goes perfectly with a collared shirt. After all, this look originated from the classic office look. Adding a crisp shirt to your pencil means you can wear the style not only to the office but also to other events where you need to look clean and sophisticated. Pair it with a blazer and some statement jewellery and you’ve got yourself an outfit to turn heads!
A singlet with a pencil skirt can be a casual look or it can be a crisp clean look. Depending on the material and design of your top. Regardless it will still create a great look for you! A silk camisole adds a feminine touch whereas a more loose fitted singlet can create a more casual look. Pair your look with heels to create a classier ensemble, or with boots to create something a bit more edgy and chilled out.
Loose Fitted Jumper or T-Shirt
This look is very relaxed and is great as a casual outfit but is still a chic option. It creates a modern and funky look. You can pair it with heels for a more fancy occasion or with boots for a daytime casual look. Regardless the t-shirt and pencil skirt collaboration is fantastic! It is a funky and fresh look and can be worn to just about anything. A loose fitted jumper is great for those colder days where you still want to look feminine. Paired with boots this look is very trendy and modern.
A crop may seem a bit “young” for some but you should always be daring and try new things regardless of your age. The crop doesn’t need be tiny; simply showing the smallest amount of midriff will create this look. The crop and pencil skirt combo is fantastic for a night out! Paired with pumps, no one will be able to take their eyes off you. You can add a jacket for the colder months, or a long sleeved crop top.
This look is a different take on the classic shirt and pencil skirt style. It is more modern and trendy than the classic chiffon or cotton shirt. It creates more of an edge for your look. Try it with a black or dark pencil skirt and boots! Or a lighter coloured skirt and pumps in black or a complimentary colour to the skirt. This look is great for day errands and luncheons or a summer Friday in the office!
This glamorous look would be perfect for a night out or a special event. It is a stunning look, which is sure to turn a few heads! It is glamorous and can be so easily done. You don’t need to be self-conscious of the back going too low as you have the pencil skirt to keep it in. This look can be paired with pumps of course and with a few pieces of delicate jewellery to create a classy and sophisticated look which is still a bit cheeky and sensuous.
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