Named after the silhouette it gives, pencil skirts are by nature long, slim and body hugging. This makes them extremely figure-friendly to the wearer, while remaining pretty modest.
Although they are commonly worn at the workplace, these high-rise skirts are so versatile they can be slipped into for any occasion. It certainly helps that they now exist in so many colours and textures for you to show off your personality.
Seeking inspiration from Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel and Nicole Scherzinger, here are three great ways you can rock that pencil skirt in and out of the office.