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I've been watching the dresses-over-trousers trend brew for the last year and it seems it’s here to stay (12 months is an eternity in fashion years!). It’s certainly a smart way to extend your summer dresses' lifespan into fall, but still I wasn't sure about how to pull it off. So, I scoured the Internet to search for real-life (read: off the runway) ways to wear the look. For some of these looks, you'll find that you can use your closet staples, while others may lure you into buying matching prints. Either way, these five tips may inspire you to try out your own dress-over-pant look.