The dress-over-pants trend has taken quite a bit of flak over the last couple of years. While it may seem like a man-repelling choice to stick a long frock on top of your pants, I'm here today to prove that this tricky layering combination is actually one of the chicest in all the land.
Scroll down for seven reasons why you should embrace the dress-over-pants trend!
Seriously, this look from The Row's S/S 15 runway is everything. I'd wear this every day if I could. The slits that extend above the waistline are the perfect flash of skin—like the new cutout dress.
Everyone loves a stylish matching set, so why not make it a dress-and-pants combo and be done with it?
Photographed: Nicole Warne
Emma Watson's been sporting the dress-over-pants trend since 2012.
Caroline Issa's interpretation of the trend is effortless. She layered a mini brocade dress over slim trousers for a low-key look.
This one goes out to all the girls who have ever bought a dress only to realize it's see-through. Problem solved.
It's cold, so why not wear your favorite sweater dress with sleek leather pants underneath. Seems like an obvious choice, no?
Scroll down to shop a few dress and pants pairings!