Leelee Sobieski Goes for Minimalist-Chic in Dramatic Jil Sander Skirt

Known for her innocent looks during her teenage years, Leelee Sobieski has transformed into a bonafide fashion icon specializing in haute couture-inspired designer pieces. The 29-year-old actress attended the New Museum Spring Gala in New York City last Wednesday and stole the show with her minimalist-inspired Jil Sander ensemble.

Leelee sported a simple white shirt, which she tucked into a chic midi skirt with a side panel fold that added dramatic effect. She wore no accessories at all and kept her hair and make-up to a minimum, making her hot red lips the focal point of her face.

Who knew you could make a plain white shirt work for a formal event by pairing it with a dramatic skirt?

New Museum Spring GalaNew Museum Spring GalaNew Museum Spring GalaLeelee Sobieski at the New Museum Spring Gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on April 10, 2013

Check out these Jil Sander skirts at Farfetch and NET-A-PORTER and let us know how you’d style them:


Jil Sander Voluminous Skirt in Black, $598.29

Jil Sander Crossover A-Line Skirt in Blue, $632.15

Jil Sander Twill Wrap Skirt in Black, $1281.36

If you’re looking for other, and possibly cheaper, alternatives, then check out our picks at Nordstrom and Shopbop that would also do the job:


Donna Karan Collection Draped Double Knit SKirt in Black, $895.00

Tbags Los Angeles Side Slit Skirt in Black, $128.00

Bless’ed Are The Meek Native Skirt in Black, $140.00

 Credit: Alberto Reyes/WENN

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