1 skirt, 6 ways to wear it A few key foundational pieces can make your entire wardrobe. We suggest picking up a great black leather or faux leather pencil skirt this fall and wearing it everywhere. Read on to find out how. By Andrea Karr 1 skirt, 6 ways to wear it Slideshow View Slideshow 1 skirt, 6 ways to wear it Replay This Slideshow Next Slideshow Previous Next By: Photo: © Copyright View more galleries 11 affordable plus-size c What's hot now: Animals a How to accessorize your b The perfect pencil skirt We're quite partial to this quilted faux leather pencil skirt from Banana Republic, $124, because you can wear it to work, out for drinks and even on the weekend. Add glasses and a jaunty hat For this work outfit, we kept things simple with a black-and-white shirt and blazer, but then added fun accessories such as a fuchsia fedora, statement glasses and glossy black flats.Anne Klein blazer, $179, thebay.com.Bobbi Brown glasses, $215, at better optical retailers.Anne Klein blouse, $89, thebay.com.Textured tote, $78, canada.frenchconnection.com.Shellys London shoes, $90, littleburgundyshoes.com.Jessica fedora, $30, sears.ca. Add a silky blouse and killer heels Take the skirt from work to cocktails with a silky blouse, pointy stilettos, bejewelled rings and a statement necklace. Stash a clutch in your large work tote and you can take it out after the office.Blouse, $190, rudsak.com.Ring, $120, swarovski.com.Necklace, $60, lechateau.com.Double ring, $140, swarovski.com.Clutch, $60, lechateau.com.Heels, $110, aldoshoes.com. Add a printed shirt and sweater Go for librarian chic by wearing a belted sweater over a printed collared shirt. Chunky heeled suede booties walk the line between style and comfort.Sweater, $37, oldnavy.ca.Belt, $20, lechateau.com.Shirt, $29, joefresh.com.Necklace, $238, stelladot.com.Suede booties, $40, oldnavy.ca. Add a wrap coat and boots Whether you're scooting about town taking care of errands or sitting in a board meeting, a silky white blouse and knee-high boots are classic. Add a little colour with a blue wrap coat and matching shoulder bag.Jones New York wrap coat, $189, thebay.com.Earrings, $95, swarovski.com.Bracelet, $38, canada.frenchconnection.com.Anne Klein blouse, $89, thebay.com.Boots, $190, lechateau.com.Bag, $275, Lacoste boutiques. Add a plaid shirt and flats A plaid shirt and pointy-toed flats are office appropriate, but the addition of a leopard circle scarf and army green trooper jacket make this look work for coffee, shopping or hanging out with friends.Talula trooper jacket, $165, Aritzia stores at end of August.Bag, $495, mackage.com.Michael Michael Kors, $175, net-a-porter.com.Scarf, $15, callitspring.com.Shoes, $69, joefresh.com. Add a denim jacket and sneakers To keep this skirt in weekend territory, add a slouchy sweater, slip-on sneakers and a denim jacket. Hot pink earrings are a fun touch.Denim jacket, $43, oldnavy.ca.Sweater, $165, lineknitwear.com.Earrings, $28, baublebar.com.Bracelet, $160, swarovski.com.Shoes, $75, aldoshoes.com.Sunglasses, $7, forever21.com.