In this episode of "The Thread,"
host Sarah Bernard honors the smart style of Kyra Sedgwick's character Brenda on the hit TNT show "The Closer." For the new season costume designer Greg LaVoi
assembled a 1940s inspired wardrobe full of sweater sets and pencil skirts, which is a flattering and chic look for any professional woman. Check it out:
Pencil skirts are also hot with celebs like Angie Harmon, Katherine Heigl, and Victoria Beckham. Check out some of my fave stars sporting the sleek, body-hugging silhouette:
"Hills" hottie Audrina Patridge works a butter yellow skirt. - Alberto E. Rodriguez/GettyImages.com
Hayden Panettiere looks mature and professional in a mid-calf black skirt. - Bryan Bedder/GettyImages.com
Victoria Beckham looks fierce in a super-sleek high-waisted skirt. - James Devaney/WireImage.com
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