HowshortYou'll be glad to know (or possibly you won't care at all) that I managed to pack lightly enough for that techie trip to leave sufficient space in my case to raid the malls of Sin City for some stateside bargains. Unfortunately, limited time meant a bit of a mad rush in Forever 21, where I did the unthinkable...I bought something without trying it on. This little number called out to me as I was heading to the tills with the rest of my haul, and while fit perfectly when I paraded around the hotel room an hour later, there was just one problem. My bum cheeks were virtually hanging out the bottom. Selling this baby as a dress is taking a bit of a liberty. Especially if you wear heels as high as I do.

But since we're in a season of super-short minis teamed with thick tights and leggings, is it ok to go shorter than usual where hemlines are concerned? How short is too short this season, and would you venture out in a teeny babydoll if you were clad in toasty wool tights underneath? It just doesn't look as nice over jeans, see...