One of the most low-key yet extremely relevant trends this season has to be the slit skirt. This silhouette of skirt has successfully moved from the red carpet to the streets of a city near you. This past award season, slits were everywhere. Celebrities like Lady Gaga, Angela Basette and more all dawned gorgeous gowns with extremely seductive slits that caused heads to turn all the way round!
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With more and more women waning to look their best not just for red carpet events but in every day life, fashion brands around the world took notice of that message and transformed this red carpet hit to an everyday silhouette that works for a host of events.
You can find slit skirts in a host of fabrics a materials including leather. If style correctly you can actually wear this style of skirt to work, Yes work! This sexy silhouette, will definitely add a little spice to your date night outfit, a fun flare to brunch with your girlfriends or a sophisticated look if styling for a special occasion. It’s all in how you style the slit skirt that brings it together and leaves you feeling confident in your skin.
Styling tips for how to pull of the slit skirt
To work: If you want to wear this skirt to work, be very conscious of the material of the skirt. You want to avoid fabrics that are clingy. Instead opt for fabrics that are a little thicker, like wool blends. Pairing the skirt with a silk blouse or dress-shirt adds a clean finish.
Date Night: A slit skirt is a great option for date night. It’s sexy, and pairs well with pretty much everything. You don’t have to hold back on date night, just feel sexy and confident for the win.
Brunch: A casual sweater or top will pair perfect with the. You can make your skirt fun by pairing it with a t-shirt and sneakers to give it a casual, yet cool vibe for a casual brunch with your besties.