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3 Ways in 3 days: How to rock a pencil skirt from Friday to Sunday

Text: Tina Tshangela; Photography: IMaxTree

November 10, 2017

It’s the last stretch of 2017 (yay!) and the festivities are starting to pile up. If you’re feeling the pressure to always look put together, don’t stress. We’ve got three easy pencil skirt looks for you to try this weekend! A renowned design of Christian Dior, the pencil skirt is feminine, sexy and elegant and an effortlessly stylish item every closet needs this season.

So, from TGIF to Sunday brunch, here’s how to pull off one of the season’s biggest trends.

3 Ways in 3 days: How to rock a pencil skirt from Friday to Sunday
Cropped shirt H&M R529; green skirt MRP R79.99; rose gold watch Woolworths R350; bucket bag Mimco R2 999; lace-up platforms Dolce Vita at Spree R419

1 Friday: After-work drinks

Stick to the basics and stay comfy at your desk. Pair your pencil skirt with a classic button-up shirt, cool brogues and, most importantly, a shiny watch to count down the minutes until the after-work fun starts!

3 Ways in 3 days: How to rock a pencil skirt from Friday to Sunday
Mesh bodysuit Gert-Johan Coetzee at Woolworths R999; ribbed skirt The Fix R89.99; drop earrings Witchery R399; clutch Blackcherry at Spree R269; metallic heels H&M R429

2 Saturday: Night on the town

The night you’ve been waiting for since Monday morning has finally arrived – so let’s make it sparkle! Have fun with your pencil skirt by combining flirty ruffles, gold diamonds and metallic heels and prepare to turn heads.

3 Ways in 3 days: How to rock a pencil skirt from Friday to Sunday
Ruffle top The Fix R169.99; striped skirt H&M R149; cat-eye sunglasses Foschini R125; belt bag Zara R379; leather sandals Dune London R699

3 Sunday: Brunch and chill

Time to channel those ocean vibes! Play with the nautical colour palette and mix different striped pieces together for a modern yet simple feel. You might not be having brunch in the French Riviera, but you can still look the part.

Looking for more great outfit ideas? Check out these 4 outfits to amp up your festive season wardrobe and these 4 ways to heat up your #beach style!

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