Hemlines went so short last year that they had no where to go but down. Fall skirts and dresses got long and I got happy. Why? Because they make me look tall. See? Don’t I look tall? But seriously, I’ve been in love with the maxi since I was a teenager. I had one long skirt in particular, from the Limited, bought with a Christmas stash o’ cash that I wore into the ground (it was a cotton, khaki style with buttons down the front). But I digress. Here are some current versions that I adore just as much.
Who knew L.L. Bean had so much style? Now we all do.
Can you picture a fitted black turtleneck layered with a hot pink cardigan?
It’s a casual take on silk and the faux slit at the bottom gives your fab shoes room to peek out.
Rich purple and subtle floral ensure you don’t look like you belong at the Little House (on that prairie we all know).
Faded and frayed, but still refined and current, Rugby makes this look perfect. Try a white v-neck T-shirt and an over-sized grandpa cardi, left open.