Video: Street-Testing the Peplum Trend

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Peplums were all over the spring runways, and they've since trickled onto red carpets and into trendy stores. But exactly how wearable is this trend? Can it work for summer weddings, cocktail parties, and even the office? Or does an extraneous ruffle hovering above one's butt just look too weird? The Cut took three peplums out for a spin in Times Square to see how they fared among normal, non-fashion folks on the sidewalk. See the results of our test-drive in our video.