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How To Wear A Pencil Skirt Anywhere
At R29 headquarters, we tend to get spoiled with a lax dress code that affords us the freedom of mixing our weekend wares with our business-cas lineup. We ...
Dec 10, 2015
Beyoncé Embraces Colorblocking Trend In Head-To-Toe Neon
Pretty much everyone agrees that Kim Kardashian's Met Ball dress this year was basically Beyonce's Met Ball dress from last year. And, to say that the ...
May 19, 2015
How Hilary Duff Makes A White T-Shirt Look Fancy
Hilary Duff has given us a lot to obsess over in the past 24 hours. First, her super-catchy new single, "Sparks" (don't listen unless you're ready to ...
Apr 8, 2015
Why You Need A Denim Pencil Skirt, Courtesy Of Kylie Jenner
It’s been a while since jean skirts had a major moment, so it’s about time to dig the grade-school staple out for a proper revival. Kylie Jenner wasn’t ...
Apr 3, 2015
These 5 Outfits Will Make You Want To Upgrade Your Pencil Skirt
When we think about pencil skirts, our minds wander to quiet cubicles, boardroom meetings, and water-cooler small talk. We hardly ever consider this work-...
Nov 19, 2014
Pencil Skirts Are Still The Best Work Skirts, According To Math
Rank & Style's latest findings confirm what we sort of suspected: Pencil skirts are the best kind of work skirts. But, truthfully, we can't say we ...
Sep 27, 2014
Introducing: The 48-Hour Pencil Skirt
The pencil skirt has a well-deserved rep as a workweek workhorse. After all, what other piece can see you confidently from your jittery first interview ...
Jun 2, 2014
The Demure Way To Work A Thigh-High Slit
Joseph Altuzarra and his unparalleled love of thigh-high slits are in full force for spring. But, you'd be wrong to assume the designer's signature is only...
Apr 22, 2014
15 Pencil Skirts For Work, Play, & Beyond
Well, there's definitely one wardrobe staple that has seriously upped its game this season. Meet the new and improved pencil skirt. This spring's crop is ...
Mar 23, 2014
The Edgy Pencil-Skirt Outfit You've Got To Try
The holidays are coming to a close (say it ain't so!), but winter is just beginning. And, even though stores are already rolling out resort wear, our ...
Dec 30, 2013
Do Over: Get Your Pencil Skirt Ready For The Weekend
We rely heavily on our pencil skirts to keep us looking classy all week long. But, there is no reason to keep this wardrobe staple just for Monday ...
May 21, 2013
9 Ways To Rethink Preppy — From Shorts Suits To Pencil Skirts
Preppy style is a sartorial hallmark of Washington, where it's no big shock to see Lilly Pulitzer and Lanvin occupying the same sidewalk. And while "preppy...
Holly E. Thomas
Apr 26, 2013
Stylist Erika Fox vs. The Pencil Skirt (& The Clock!)
Girl, you think you've got issues picking out a decent dress and a pair of flats in time to make it to work in the morning. We challenged the lovely, young...
Aug 21, 2012
Pencil Me In: 3 Genius Outfits You Can Build With 1 Classic Skirt
If we were brilliant tech-savvy inventors, we'd cook up an app that would generate outfit ideas based on the day's plans — as in, "Siri, what should I wear...
Holly E. Thomas
May 10, 2012
Under $100: Some Color For Your Work Wardrobe
We don't have to tell you that two of the biggest trends this spring are bright colors and buttoned-up silhouettes... and the intersection between the two ...
Apr 19, 2012
How To Rock A Pencil Skirt Out Of The Office
If the idea of a "pencil skirt" conjures up as much inspiration as "day-old noodles," you're not alone. In the realm of clothing items, the lowly pencil ...
Feb 6, 2012
Cheap Thrill: A Smart Spring Staple That's Perfectly On Trend
Perhaps we're aging ourselves, but long gone are the days of the super-short denim skirts that our teen selves waited with baited breath to break out at ...
Jan 17, 2012
13 Slim And Sexy Pencil Skirts To Wear All Winter Long
While winter weather usually calls for bulking up, there's one sure-fire way to keep your ensemble slim and sleek this season: Just add a pencil skirt. The...
Dec 27, 2011
Wrap Sheet: Afshin Feiz's Twisted Pencil Skirts
Holy No. 2! London designer Afshin Feiz's Gwylneth Wrap-Effect Pencil Skirt (and no, we don't know if that's a reference to the GOOP-ster) appears to have ...
Oct 17, 2008
Acid Wash Pencil Skirt
Okay, so super-cute, sort of bad-ass Belgian...or just bad? I'm embarrassed to say that I can't decide
Apr 3, 2008