Saturday, April 10, 2010

Pretty Pencil Skirts

Perfect pencils, darlings!
Fashion Flashback: Korean Numero, May 2009.
Runway photos via style.com except where noted.
Araks
Burberry Prorsum
Carmen Marc Valvo, via nymag.com
Christopher Kane
Christian Dior
Dolce & Gabbana
Etro







Lanvin
Mary Katranzou
No. 21
United Bamboo
Veronique Leroy
Vivienne Westwood Red Label
Yigal Azrouel
Yves Saint Laurent










Jenni Kayne back zip leather miniskirt; this and next five at shopbop.com.
Opening Ceremony bandage rib skirt.
Only Hearts herringbone pencil skirt.
James Perse stretch jersey skirt.
Hervé Léger sporty pencil skirt.
7 for All Mankind denim pencil skirt.
K Karl Lagerfeld Belmont tweed skirt; this and next seven at net-a-porter.com.
Diane von Furstenberg Martia pencil skirt.
Jason Wu Levi embroidered tweed skirt.
Helmut Lang Cellophane print stretch-silk skirt.
Zac Posen paneled jacquard pencil skirt.
Alice by Temperley navy silk-blend polka-dot skirt.
Jil Sander ruffle-trimmed navy wool-crepe pencil skirt.
Just Cavalli zebra-print pencil skirt.

Opening Ceremony seamed pencil skirt, at lagarconnne.com.
Which pencil do you prefer, darling?
xoxox,
CC

51 comments:

the red bungalow said...

That No. 21 Blue Floral/Abstract skirt is gorgeous. Would love to add something like this to my work wear collection. :)

Bre @ http://theredbungalow.blogspot.com

Helen said...

... sure wish I had all those pencil skirts my mommy made me in the 50's! Perfect for today!

nookie said...

pencil skirt are awesome, love the Lanvin one

nuheila said...

I adore also that No.21 skirt-it's perfect.
Have a wonderful weekend Carrie!



Nuheila

Grace said...

I like pencil skirts. That herringbone one is the best!

Amanda Lee said...

i live for pencil skirts! i love the helmut lang, jil sander & the jenni kanye one!

xx
a.

Simply Luxurious said...

Am saving this post because a pencil skirt is something that my closet needs more abundance of. Thank you for the post!

michelle_ said...

pencil skirt is back and its better than ever 1

have a nice weekend !
MICHELLE || Glisters and Blisters

FASHION SNAG said...

I love pencil skirts! They show off a woman's shape so beautifully =) xo

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electric feel said...

the burberry collection is dope!

stilettolover91 said...

Fantastic skirts!!! I love them all!!

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Niky Casadei said...

Love the black one with white stripes <3

Maria Tavares said...

Great choices ans inspirations :D

Inés said...

love the pink skirt

Emma said...

Love these! I suddenly feel the urge to ransack my mom's closet(:

Emma
xx

English Rose ♥ said...

Very professional chic - fab collection as always!

Merci beaucoup for your lovely comments darling =]

Stay safe and chic ma chérie,
English Rose x
http://iamanenglishrose.blogspot.com

Katy Howieson said...

Hi thanks for the comment, these pencil skirts are gorgeous. I wish i could pull them off.

Also thought i'd inform you of a give away of one of my hairbands on bellefantaisie.net starting on monday

I will of course link it on my blog - katyhowieson.blogspot.net

Katy

Allison said...

I adore pencil skirts - that's almost all I wear to work everyday and they are perfecttt :)

janettaylor said...

We can't go wrong with pencil skirt. :)

joannapple said...

classy

Lady Thirty said...

lovely skirts!

xoxo
lady thirty

Samantha said...

Pencil skirts are very in. I've been meaning to get a floral one, black one, and polka dot one. Love.
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Kristin said...

SO vamp! Totally dig the pink bandage number!

Ruth loves said...

Pencil skirts are stunning! The Lanvin one is cute!
I used to have a black one from Dorothy Perkins

Have a great week gorgeous!

Love, Ruth xxx

Christen said...

There is nothing more flattering than a great pencil skirt!

Erika said...

Christian Dior has my heart - absolutely love it!! :)

Hobo ........ ........ ........ said...

I love frills - That is a special attraction for fashion.

MizzJ said...

I'm really loving Mary Katranzou these days all the pieces are so original and interesting! Pencil skirts are super flattering and sexy, I just can't get enough of them!

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Marian said...

that is a yummy line up! im really into pencil skirts with awkward proportions in a Prada kind of way, from midi lengths to awakard a few inches after the knee. I think they can be so interesting when styled right but i guess they are a tad tricky.
happy wknd hun bun
xx
marian.

Laura Trevey said...

these are HOT!!

The Outfit of the day said...

Beautiful!!!
Changing a little the subject would be a great idea to put Celine collection...the leather pieces are to die for. Have a great weekend!!

Jennifer Fabulous said...

Love this post...it makes me nostalgic actually. I used to have this fabulous tweed pencil skirt that I absolutely ADORED and wore all the time to work...now it doesn't fit any more. Sadness. Lol.

I hope you're having a fab weekend! xoxo

Kristin Hjellegjerde said...

You can never beat a woman in a pencil skirt.
Always shining with elegance power!

S.Elisabeth said...

Pencil skirts-- the epitome of sleek and sophisticated, a classic shape to last all time! Love them so much.

dancinginchiffon said...

Love all!

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OooKellyNicky said...

Awesome blog! You can never go wrong with a pencil,

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Phivos Nicolaides said...

Very good choices Carrie. Enjoy your day!

not a girl not yet a woman! said...

I m addicted to pencil skirts!!!!

TMAR said...

I just bought a black one but now....I want a fun one!

Maxie said...

pencil skirts are so feminine

HiFashion said...

Pencil skirts are the perfect amount of glamour+ professionalism! I love the Helmut Lang skirt.

Couture said...

I like the skirts from Korean Numero, May 2009!!

Girl Japan: April Marie said...

Oh yea.. bring on the 50's.. I'm totally for it, hair wise too!!!

Clochette said...

I love those inspirations, the yves saint laurent silhouette is just wonderful !

glaykisdolcevita said...

i like dolce cabanna...pencil skirt!

meraldia said...

Very feminine design!

Vicki said...

Love these pencil skirts!! I never really liked them til i got a lovely checked one recently! so elegant, not the easiest to run in when im late! :)
vicki xo

Julia, the Thanksgiving Girl said...

Wow, the variety of colors here is amazing!! Who would've thought the good ol' pencil skirt could be so ecsentric!

Noémie K said...

What a lovely post*
I love this selection.
Thanks for sharing this*
Have a wonderful week-end !

COCAMIA said...

Pencil skirts are a must! A great basic skirt that it's flattering and classic!

rossovelvet said...

Love them, I always wear mine !