Trend: Skirts & Sweaters Fall/Winter 2013
Skirt & sweater combos of all types and varieties rolled down the runways of the top designers for Fall/Winter 2013. Designers experimented with combining the separates in many different ways, from work wear to evening this uniform could be your go to for this Autumn.
Highlights included a beautiful evening statement look from Nina Ricci in Paris, combining a silk evening skirt with layered cashmere sweaters with a cropped sleeve and matching wrist warmers. Bottega Veneta created a simply Italian day to night look with a matching colour palette which hides the casualness of a sweater. In New York, Ralph Lauren combined the must have cable knit sweater with a ruffled floor length skirt in a an evening look, while London based designer Christopher Kane matched an on trend camo print wrap skirt with a boxy rib knit sweater.
"Look for cable knit, ribbed and fine gauged classic sweaters. Wear them with a feminine skirt be it a slim pencil skirt or a flirty full skirt. What's makes this look new is a mix of the casualness of a sweater with an ultra feminine skirt. Hot tip: Borrow your boyfreind's cable knit sweater and wear it with your most feminine skirt!"
- Luigi Carrubba, Trend Forecaster