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Dress Over Pants: The New Layering Trend Taking Over

From Givenchy to Prada, here's the dress over pant trend from pre-fall that will having you looking long, lean and ultra-sophisticated

This major pre-fall layering trend isn’t just about keeping warm, it’s going to great lengths to look chic and sophisticated. What’s the trend? Styling dress with pants. When done correctly, you’ll be rocking a silhouette that’s long and lean.

Seen on a range of celebrities which range from Bella Hadid to Rihanna to Jennifer Connelly, this combo is the perfect mix of masculine and feminine

Trend tip: Start things slow with leather leggings and a shirt dress. If you’re feeling experimental, try a midi dress with wide legged jeans. Or if you’re really adventurous, wear a knit midi dress with silk pants. If you’re feeling extra dramatic, try a floral dress with silver sequinned  pants, or opt for a minimalist 90’s vibe with an all-beige look. Browse our edit of pieces you can cop to achieve this ultra-fashionable look. 

Cecilie Bahnsen poplin shirtdress, $1,423, www.matchesfashion.com
Maison Margiela denim trousers, $684, www.mytheresa.com
Alessandra Rich silk minidress, $1,961, www.mytheresa.com
Mach & Mach knit blazer dress, $1,057, www.modaoperandi.com
Miu Miu organza dress, $2,640, www.modaoperandi.com
Uma Wang silk mini dress, $1,158, www.farfetch.com
Versace silk trousers, $1,329, www.net-a-porter.com
Peter Do satin dress, $1,564, www.net-a-porter.com