Fall Fashion Trends 2013:
12 Perfect Skirt-and-Sweater Pairings
Combo 7: Consider a Cold-Weather Crop
Cropped tops aren’t just for hot-weather monthsthis black-and-white woven pullover has a high-low hem. To prevent midriff exposure, stick with a high-waisted knee-length pencil skirt (and if you’re feeling particularly adventurous) in a graphic print. Tie your look together with black accessories.
Sass & Bide, merino wool, $320; sassandbide.com.
Lela Rose, cotton-blend, $595; net-a-porter.com.
Evangeline Lilly swept onto the red carpet at The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug premiere in a black slightly sheer Alberta Ferretti gown with a lace overlay and tiers of tulle at the skirt, keeping all accessories to a minimum, save for studs and a gold bracelet.