Whenever we ask stylists or costume designers for their best industry secret, they almost always have the same response: tailor, tailor, tailor! It's a great tip for sure — fit is key! — but at the same time, hard to execute. Especially when everything you own could use a bit of altering.
So rather than become BFFs with a seamstress, we continue to search for pieces that are good as is, and luckily at New York Fashion Week, we found one: cropped pants. Not only do they seem to be a fashion crowd favorite, they flatter every body type, can be paired with heels or flats, and work for both Winter or Spring depending on how you style 'em. Read on for a few ways to rock these pants now, and then shop a pair for yourself ahead.